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bovine tuberculosis

Summary

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  • 27 June 2018
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Animal Disease
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • bovine tuberculosis
  • Overview
  • This disease is on the list of diseases notifiable to the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE). The distribution section contains data from OIE's WAHID database on disease occurrence. Please see the AHPC library...

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Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • bovine tuberculosis

International Common Names

  • English: bovine tuberculosis, mycobacterium in cattle; endometritis; tuberculosis-associated focal necrotizing encephalitis in cattle

Overview

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This disease is on the list of diseases notifiable to the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE). The distribution section contains data from OIE's WAHID database on disease occurrence. Please see the AHPC library for further information on this disease from OIE, including the International Animal Health Code and the Manual of Standards for Diagnostic Tests and Vaccines. Also see the website: www.oie.int.

For more information also see the datasheet entitled 'tuberculosis', which covers tuberculosis in cattle and other livestock species.

Distribution

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For current information on disease incidence, see OIE's WAHID Interface.

Distribution Table

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The distribution in this summary table is based on all the information available. When several references are cited, they may give conflicting information on the status. Further details may be available for individual references in the Distribution Table Details section which can be selected by going to Generate Report.

Continent/Country/RegionDistributionLast ReportedOriginFirst ReportedInvasiveReferenceNotes

Asia

AfghanistanNo information availableOIE, 2009
ArmeniaDisease not reportedOIE, 2009
AzerbaijanDisease not reportedOIE, 2009
BahrainPresentOIE, 2009
BangladeshPresentOIE, 2009
BhutanNo information availableOIE, 2009
Brunei DarussalamDisease not reportedOIE Handistatus, 2005
CambodiaDisease not reportedOIE, 2009
ChinaRestricted distributionOIE, 2009
-Hong KongDisease never reportedOIE, 2009
Georgia (Republic of)Reported present or known to be presentOIE Handistatus, 2005
IndiaRestricted distributionOIE, 2009
IndonesiaDisease not reportedOIE, 2009
IranPresentOIE, 2009
IraqPresentOIE, 2009
IsraelDisease not reportedOIE, 2009
JapanDisease not reportedOIE, 2009
JordanRestricted distributionOIE, 2009
KazakhstanDisease not reportedOIE, 2009
Korea, DPRDisease not reportedOIE Handistatus, 2005
Korea, Republic ofPresentOIE, 2009
KuwaitPresentOIE, 2009
KyrgyzstanDisease not reportedOIE, 2009
LaosDisease not reportedOIE, 2009
LebanonAbsent, reported but not confirmedOIE, 2009
MalaysiaDisease not reportedOIE, 2009
-Peninsular MalaysiaDisease not reportedOIE Handistatus, 2005
-SabahDisease never reportedOIE Handistatus, 2005
-SarawakNo information availableOIE Handistatus, 2005
MongoliaPresentOIE, 2009
MyanmarPresentOIE, 2009
NepalDisease not reportedOIE, 2009
OmanDisease not reportedOIE, 2009
PakistanRestricted distributionOIE, 2009
PhilippinesDisease never reportedOIE, 2009
QatarPresentOIE, 2009
Saudi ArabiaDisease not reportedOIE, 2009
SingaporeDisease not reportedOIE, 2009
Sri LankaDisease never reportedOIE, 2009
SyriaDisease not reportedOIE, 2009
TaiwanReported present or known to be presentOIE Handistatus, 2005
TajikistanDisease not reportedOIE, 2009
ThailandPresentOIE, 2009
TurkeyPresentOIE, 2009
TurkmenistanDisease not reportedOIE Handistatus, 2005
United Arab EmiratesNo information availableOIE, 2009
UzbekistanReported present or known to be presentOIE Handistatus, 2005
VietnamAbsent, reported but not confirmedOIE, 2009
YemenNo information availableOIE, 2009

Africa

AlgeriaPresentOIE, 2009
AngolaPresentOIE, 2009
BeninPresentOIE, 2009
BotswanaDisease not reportedOIE, 2009
Burkina FasoPresentOIE, 2009
BurundiReported present or known to be presentOIE Handistatus, 2005
CameroonReported present or known to be presentOIE Handistatus, 2005
Cape VerdeReported present or known to be presentOIE Handistatus, 2005
Central African RepublicReported present or known to be presentOIE Handistatus, 2005
ChadNo information availableOIE, 2009
CongoAbsent, reported but not confirmedOIE, 2009
Congo Democratic RepublicNo information availableOIE Handistatus, 2005
Côte d'IvoireReported present or known to be presentOIE Handistatus, 2005
DjiboutiDisease not reportedOIE, 2009
EgyptPresentOIE, 2009
EritreaPresentOIE, 2009
EthiopiaPresentOIE, 2009
GabonNo information availableOIE, 2009
GambiaNo information availableOIE, 2009
GhanaPresentOIE, 2009
GuineaNo information availableOIE, 2009
Guinea-BissauNo information availableOIE, 2009
KenyaNo information availableOIE, 2009
LesothoDisease not reportedOIE, 2009
LibyaReported present or known to be presentOIE Handistatus, 2005
MadagascarPresentOIE, 2009
MalawiPresentOIE, 2009
MaliNo information availableOIE, 2009
MauritiusDisease not reportedOIE, 2009
MoroccoPresentOIE, 2009
MozambiquePresentOIE, 2009
NamibiaDisease not reportedOIE, 2009
NigeriaDisease not reportedOIE, 2009
RéunionLast reported2002OIE Handistatus, 2005
RwandaRestricted distributionOIE, 2009
Sao Tome and PrincipeDisease not reportedOIE Handistatus, 2005
SenegalNo information availableOIE, 2009
SeychellesDisease not reportedOIE Handistatus, 2005
SomaliaNo information availableOIE Handistatus, 2005
South AfricaPresentOIE, 2009
SudanDisease not reportedOIE, 2009
SwazilandPresentOIE, 2009
TanzaniaDisease not reportedOIE, 2009
TogoPresentOIE, 2009
TunisiaPresentOIE, 2009
UgandaAbsent, reported but not confirmedOIE, 2009
ZambiaPresentOIE, 2009
ZimbabweDisease not reportedOIE, 2009

North America

BermudaDisease not reportedOIE Handistatus, 2005
CanadaAbsent, reported but not confirmedOIE, 2009
GreenlandDisease never reportedOIE, 2009
MexicoPresentOIE, 2009
USARestricted distributionOIE, 2009

Central America and Caribbean

BarbadosLast reported1978OIE Handistatus, 2005
BelizeDisease not reportedOIE, 2009
British Virgin IslandsDisease never reportedOIE Handistatus, 2005
Cayman IslandsDisease not reportedOIE Handistatus, 2005
Costa RicaPresentOIE, 2009
CubaPresentOIE, 2009
CuraçaoDisease not reportedOIE Handistatus, 2005
DominicaNo information availableOIE Handistatus, 2005
Dominican RepublicPresentOIE, 2009
El SalvadorPresentOIE, 2009
GuadeloupeDisease never reportedOIE, 2009
GuatemalaPresentOIE, 2009
HaitiAbsent, reported but not confirmedOIE, 2009
HondurasDisease not reportedOIE, 2009
JamaicaDisease not reportedOIE, 2009
MartiniqueDisease not reportedOIE, 2009
NicaraguaPresentOIE, 2009
PanamaPresentOIE, 2009
Saint Kitts and NevisDisease never reportedOIE Handistatus, 2005
Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesDisease never reportedOIE Handistatus, 2005
Trinidad and TobagoLast reported2001OIE Handistatus, 2005

South America

ArgentinaPresentOIE, 2009
BoliviaRestricted distributionOIE, 2009
BrazilPresentOIE, 2009
ChilePresentOIE, 2009
ColombiaPresentOIE, 2009
EcuadorPresentOIE, 2009
Falkland IslandsDisease never reportedOIE Handistatus, 2005
French GuianaDisease never reportedOIE, 2009
GuyanaReported present or known to be presentOIE Handistatus, 2005
ParaguayReported present or known to be presentOIE Handistatus, 2005
PeruRestricted distributionOIE, 2009
UruguayPresentOIE, 2009
VenezuelaPresentOIE, 2009

Europe

AlbaniaPresentOIE, 2009
AndorraReported present or known to be presentOIE Handistatus, 2005
AustriaPresentOIE, 2009
BelarusPresentOIE, 2009
BelgiumPresentOIE, 2009
Bosnia-HercegovinaReported present or known to be presentOIE Handistatus, 2005
BulgariaDisease not reportedOIE, 2009
CroatiaRestricted distributionOIE, 2009
CyprusDisease not reportedOIE, 2009
Czech RepublicDisease not reportedOIE, 2009
DenmarkDisease not reportedOIE, 2009
EstoniaDisease not reportedOIE, 2009
FinlandDisease not reportedOIE, 2009
FranceRestricted distributionOIE, 2009
GermanyPresentOIE, 2009
GreecePresentOIE, 2009
HungaryRestricted distributionOIE, 2009
IcelandDisease not reportedOIE, 2009
IrelandPresentOIE, 2009
Isle of Man (UK)Reported present or known to be presentOIE Handistatus, 2005
ItalyRestricted distributionOIE, 2009
JerseyLast reported1951OIE Handistatus, 2005
LatviaDisease not reportedOIE, 2009
LiechtensteinDisease not reportedOIE, 2009
LithuaniaDisease not reportedOIE, 2009
LuxembourgDisease not reportedOIE, 2009
MacedoniaPresentOIE, 2009
MaltaDisease not reportedOIE, 2009
MoldovaLast reported2000OIE Handistatus, 2005
MontenegroPresentOIE, 2009
NetherlandsPresentOIE, 2009
NorwayDisease not reportedOIE, 2009
PolandPresentOIE, 2009
PortugalPresentOIE, 2009
RomaniaRestricted distributionOIE, 2009
Russian FederationPresentOIE, 2009
SerbiaPresentOIE, 2009
SlovakiaDisease not reportedOIE, 2009
SloveniaDisease not reportedOIE, 2009
SpainPresentOIE, 2009
SwedenDisease not reportedOIE, 2009
SwitzerlandDisease not reportedOIE, 2009
UKPresentOIE, 2009
-Northern IrelandReported present or known to be presentOIE Handistatus, 2005
UkrainePresentOIE, 2009
Yugoslavia (former)Reported present or known to be presentOIE Handistatus, 2005
Yugoslavia (Serbia and Montenegro)Reported present or known to be presentOIE Handistatus, 2005

Oceania

AustraliaDisease not reportedOIE, 2009
French PolynesiaDisease not reportedOIE, 2009
New CaledoniaDisease never reportedOIE, 2009
New ZealandPresentOIE, 2009
SamoaDisease not reportedOIE Handistatus, 2005
VanuatuLast reported1993OIE Handistatus, 2005
Wallis and Futuna IslandsNo information availableOIE Handistatus, 2005

List of Symptoms/Signs

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SignLife StagesType
Digestive Signs / Abdominal distention Sign
Digestive Signs / Anorexia, loss or decreased appetite, not nursing, off feed Sign
Digestive Signs / Bloat in ruminants, tympany Sign
Digestive Signs / Diarrhoea Sign
General Signs / Fever, pyrexia, hyperthermia Sign
General Signs / Forelimb lameness, stiffness, limping fore leg Sign
General Signs / Forelimb swelling, mass in fore leg joint and / or non-joint area Sign
General Signs / Hindlimb lameness, stiffness, limping hind leg Sign
General Signs / Hindlimb swelling, mass in hind leg joint and / or non-joint area Sign
General Signs / Intraocular mass, swelling interior of eye Sign
General Signs / Lymphadenopathy, swelling, mass or enlarged lymph nodes Sign
General Signs / Mammary gland swelling, mass, hypertrophy udder, gynecomastia Sign
General Signs / Swelling mass penis, prepuce, testes, scrotum Sign
General Signs / Swelling mass uterus Sign
General Signs / Swelling skin or subcutaneous, mass, lump, nodule Sign
General Signs / Underweight, poor condition, thin, emaciated, unthriftiness, ill thrift Sign
Nervous Signs / Dullness, depression, lethargy, depressed, lethargic, listless Sign
Reproductive Signs / Abortion or weak newborns, stillbirth Sign
Reproductive Signs / Agalactia, decreased, absent milk production Sign
Reproductive Signs / Female infertility, repeat breeder Sign
Reproductive Signs / Mastitis, abnormal milk Sign
Reproductive Signs / Purulent discharge, vulvar, vaginal Sign
Reproductive Signs / Purulent or mucoid discharge, cervix or uterus Sign
Respiratory Signs / Abnormal breathing sounds of the upper airway, airflow obstruction, stertor, snoring Sign
Respiratory Signs / Abnormal lung or pleural sounds, rales, crackles, wheezes, friction rubs Sign
Respiratory Signs / Coughing, coughs Sign
Respiratory Signs / Dull areas on percussion of chest, thorax Sign
Respiratory Signs / Dyspnea, difficult, open mouth breathing, grunt, gasping Sign
Skin / Integumentary Signs / Skin ulcer, erosion, excoriation Sign

References

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OIE Handistatus, 2002. World Animal Health Publication and Handistatus II (dataset for 2001). Paris, France: Office International des Epizooties.

OIE Handistatus, 2003. World Animal Health Publication and Handistatus II (dataset for 2002). Paris, France: Office International des Epizooties.

OIE Handistatus, 2004. World Animal Health Publication and Handistatus II (data set for 2003). Paris, France: Office International des Epizooties.

OIE Handistatus, 2005. World Animal Health Publication and Handistatus II (data set for 2004). Paris, France: Office International des Epizooties.

OIE, 2009. World Animal Health Information Database - Version: 1.4. World Animal Health Information Database. Paris, France: World Organisation for Animal Health. http://www.oie.int

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