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What type of virus?
RNA surrounded by fat protein envelope derived from glycoproteins incorporated into cell membrane
Closely related to what?
What species affected?
Candiae, felidae, procyonidae, mustelidae
How does the virus spread?
To URT and multiples within tissue macrophages and spreads to cells via lymphatics to tonsils and bronchial lymph nodes
Carre isolated in 1905
Liadlaw and Dunkin-1920
Aerosol (nasal) or droplet exposure to body excretions
Terms associated with distemper
Old Dog Encephalitis
Physical exam, symptoms and clinical signs
Fluorescent Antibody Test