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bovine tuberculosis

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 21 November 2019
  • 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 for further information on...

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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.

Host Animals

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Animal nameContextLife stageSystem
Bos grunniens (yaks)Domesticated host
Bos indicus (zebu)Domesticated host
Bos javanicusDomesticated host
Bos taurus (cattle)Domesticated host

Systems Affected

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reproductive diseases of large ruminants
respiratory diseases of large ruminants

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.

Last updated: 10 Jan 2020
Continent/Country/Region Distribution Last Reported Origin First Reported Invasive Reference Notes

Africa

AlgeriaPresent
AngolaPresent
BeninPresent
BotswanaAbsent, No presence record(s)
Burkina FasoPresent
BurundiPresent
Cabo VerdePresent
CameroonPresent
Central African RepublicPresent
Congo, Republic of theAbsent, Unconfirmed presence record(s)
Côte d'IvoirePresent
DjiboutiAbsent, No presence record(s)
EgyptPresent
EritreaPresent
EswatiniPresent
EthiopiaPresent
GhanaPresent
LesothoAbsent, No presence record(s)
LibyaPresent
MadagascarPresent
MalawiPresent
MauritiusAbsent, No presence record(s)
MoroccoPresent
MozambiquePresent
NamibiaAbsent, No presence record(s)
NigeriaAbsent, No presence record(s)
RwandaPresent, Localized
São Tomé and PríncipeAbsent, No presence record(s)
SeychellesAbsent, No presence record(s)
South AfricaPresent
SudanAbsent, No presence record(s)
TanzaniaAbsent, No presence record(s)
TogoPresent
TunisiaPresent
UgandaAbsent, Unconfirmed presence record(s)
ZambiaPresent
ZimbabweAbsent, No presence record(s)

Asia

ArmeniaAbsent, No presence record(s)
AzerbaijanAbsent, No presence record(s)
BahrainPresent
BangladeshPresent
BruneiAbsent, No presence record(s)
CambodiaAbsent, No presence record(s)
ChinaPresent, Localized
GeorgiaPresent
Hong KongAbsent, No presence record(s)
IndiaPresent, Localized
IndonesiaAbsent, No presence record(s)
IranPresent
IraqPresent
IsraelAbsent, No presence record(s)
JapanAbsent, No presence record(s)
JordanPresent, Localized
KazakhstanAbsent, No presence record(s)
KuwaitPresent
KyrgyzstanAbsent, No presence record(s)
LaosAbsent, No presence record(s)
LebanonAbsent, Unconfirmed presence record(s)
MalaysiaAbsent, No presence record(s)
-Peninsular MalaysiaAbsent, No presence record(s)
-SabahAbsent, No presence record(s)
MongoliaPresent
MyanmarPresent
NepalAbsent, No presence record(s)
North KoreaAbsent, No presence record(s)
OmanAbsent, No presence record(s)
PakistanPresent, Localized
PhilippinesAbsent, No presence record(s)
QatarPresent
Saudi ArabiaAbsent, No presence record(s)
SingaporeAbsent, No presence record(s)
South KoreaPresent
Sri LankaAbsent, No presence record(s)
SyriaAbsent, No presence record(s)
TaiwanPresent
TajikistanAbsent, No presence record(s)
ThailandPresent
TurkeyPresent
TurkmenistanAbsent, No presence record(s)
UzbekistanPresent
VietnamAbsent, Unconfirmed presence record(s)

Europe

AlbaniaPresent
AndorraPresent
AustriaPresent
BelarusPresent
BelgiumPresent
Bosnia and HerzegovinaPresent
BulgariaAbsent, No presence record(s)
CroatiaPresent, Localized
CyprusAbsent, No presence record(s)
CzechiaAbsent, No presence record(s)
DenmarkAbsent, No presence record(s)
EstoniaAbsent, No presence record(s)
Federal Republic of YugoslaviaPresent
FinlandAbsent, No presence record(s)
FrancePresent, Localized
GermanyPresent
GreecePresent
HungaryPresent, Localized
IcelandAbsent, No presence record(s)
IrelandPresent
Isle of ManPresent
ItalyPresent, Localized
LatviaAbsent, No presence record(s)
LiechtensteinAbsent, No presence record(s)
LithuaniaAbsent, No presence record(s)
LuxembourgAbsent, No presence record(s)
MaltaAbsent, No presence record(s)
MontenegroPresent
NetherlandsPresent
North MacedoniaPresent
NorwayAbsent, No presence record(s)
PolandPresent
PortugalPresent
RomaniaPresent, Localized
RussiaPresent
SerbiaPresent
Serbia and MontenegroPresent
SlovakiaAbsent, No presence record(s)
SloveniaAbsent, No presence record(s)
SpainPresent
SwedenAbsent, No presence record(s)
SwitzerlandAbsent, No presence record(s)
UkrainePresent
United KingdomPresent
-Northern IrelandPresent

North America

BelizeAbsent, No presence record(s)
BermudaAbsent, No presence record(s)
British Virgin IslandsAbsent, No presence record(s)
CanadaAbsent, Unconfirmed presence record(s)
Cayman IslandsAbsent, No presence record(s)
Costa RicaPresent
CubaPresent
CuraçaoAbsent, No presence record(s)
Dominican RepublicPresent
El SalvadorPresent
GreenlandAbsent, No presence record(s)
GuadeloupeAbsent, No presence record(s)
GuatemalaPresent
HaitiAbsent, Unconfirmed presence record(s)
HondurasAbsent, No presence record(s)
JamaicaAbsent, No presence record(s)
MartiniqueAbsent, No presence record(s)
MexicoPresent
NicaraguaPresent
PanamaPresent
Saint Kitts and NevisAbsent, No presence record(s)
Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesAbsent, No presence record(s)
United StatesPresent, Localized

Oceania

AustraliaAbsent, No presence record(s)
French PolynesiaAbsent, No presence record(s)
New CaledoniaAbsent, No presence record(s)
New ZealandPresent
SamoaAbsent, No presence record(s)

South America

ArgentinaPresent
BoliviaPresent, Localized
BrazilPresent
ChilePresent
ColombiaPresent
EcuadorPresent
Falkland IslandsAbsent, No presence record(s)
French GuianaAbsent, No presence record(s)
GuyanaPresent
ParaguayPresent
PeruPresent, Localized
UruguayPresent
VenezuelaPresent

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

Distribution References

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

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

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