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Descriptor English: Ecthyma, Contagious
Descriptor Spanish: Ectima Contagioso
Descriptor Portuguese: Ectima Contagioso
Descriptor French: Ecthyma contagieux
Entry term(s): Contagious Ecthyma
Contagious Pustular Dermatitides
Contagious Pustular Dermatitis
Dermatitides, Contagious Pustular
Dermatitis, Contagious Pustular
Infection, Orf Virus
Infections, Orf Virus
Orf Virus Infection
Orf Virus Infections
Pustular Dermatitides, Contagious
Pustular Dermatitis, Contagious
Virus Infection, Orf
Virus Infections, Orf
Tree number(s): C01.925.256.743.193
C22.836.259
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D004474
Scope note: An infectious dermatitis of sheep and goats, affecting primarily the muzzle and lips. It is caused by a poxvirus and may be transmitted to man.
Annotation: caused by a poxvirus; usually animal; check tag ANIMALS; don't forget also SHEEP (NIM) but do not index under SHEEP DISEASES
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CN congenital
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EM embryology
EN enzymology
EP epidemiology
ET etiology
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
MO mortality
NU nursing
PA pathology
PC prevention & control
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
RT radiotherapy
SU surgery
TH therapy
TM transmission
UR urine
VI virology
Previous Indexing: Ecthyma (1966-1969)
Poxvirus Infections (1966-1969)
Sheep Diseases (1966-1969)
Public MeSH Note: 70; was ECTHYMA CONTAGIOSUM see under POXVIRUS INFECTIONS 1963-69
Online Note: search POXVIRUS INFECTIONS 1966-69
History Note: 70; was ECTHYMA CONTAGIOSUM see under POXVIRUS INFECTIONS 1963-69
DeCS ID: 4541
Unique ID: D004474
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1970/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2017/02/24
Ecthyma, Contagious - Preferred
Concept UI M0007030
Scope note An infectious dermatitis of sheep and goats, affecting primarily the muzzle and lips. It is caused by a poxvirus and may be transmitted to man.
Preferred term Ecthyma, Contagious
Entry term(s) Contagious Ecthyma
Contagious Pustular Dermatitides
Contagious Pustular Dermatitis
Dermatitides, Contagious Pustular
Dermatitis, Contagious Pustular
Infection, Orf Virus
Infections, Orf Virus
Orf Virus Infection
Orf Virus Infections
Pustular Dermatitides, Contagious
Pustular Dermatitis, Contagious
Virus Infection, Orf
Virus Infections, Orf



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