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Newcastle Disease

Newcastle Disease: Introduction

Newcastle Disease: A type of virus (paramyxovirus) that can infect many mammals, birds and humans. It most commonly affects poultry. Human infections can cause a mild illness and is generally only seen in poultry workers. There has been growing interest in using this virus to kill cancer cells. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Newcastle Disease is available below.

Symptoms of Newcastle Disease

Newcastle Disease: Complications

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Causes of Newcastle Disease

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Newcastle Disease

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Clinical Trials for Newcastle Disease

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Definitions of Newcastle Disease:

An acute febrile, contagious, viral disease of birds caused by an AVULAVIRUS (NEWCASTLE DISEASE VIRUS). It is characterized by respiratory and nervous symptoms in fowl and is transmissible to man causing a severe, but transient conjunctivitis. - (Source - Diseases Database)

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  1. Newcastle Disease: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Complications

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