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Transmissible Gastro-enteritis

Last Modified: Thu, 09 May 2019 08:37:21 IST
Disease name Transmissible Gastro-enteritis
Animal Health Law Category if applicable N/A
Species affected Multiple(not specified)
Description Transmissible gastroenteritis (TGE) is an enteric disease of pigs caused by TGE virus (TGEV), a member of the Coronaviridae. Since 1984, a distinct respiratory variant (porcine respiratory coronavirus or PRCV) has spread throughout many parts of the world.
Status in Ireland Absent
Date of Last known case of disease in Ireland 1984
DAFM Division Responsible Veterinary Public Health, Pig & Poultry Health Division
Contact pigandpoultryhealth@agriculture.gov.ie
Legislation http://www.irishstatutebook.ie/eli/2016/si/130/made/en/
Link to relevant external website
Notifiable in Ireland Yes
OIE Listed Yes
OIE Link http://www.oie.int/en/animal-health-in-the-world/information-on-aquatic-and-terrestrial-animal-diseases/
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