Paratuberculosis (Johne's disease) in cattle and other susceptible species.
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Paratuberculosis (Johne's disease) is a widespread and costly disease. This consensus statement will summarize recommendations regarding diagnosis, control, and treatment of Johne's disease in cattle and other species. Each section of recommendations is followed by a statement that subjectively characterizes the strength of the supporting evidence. The role played by Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis (MAP) in the pathogenesis has been a matter of controversy for many years. This statement concludes with an assessment of the evidence in favor of MAP as a potential zoonotic pathogen.
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Sweeney, R. W., Collins, M. T., Koets, A. P., McGuirk, S. M., & Roussel, A. J.
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Sweeney, RW||Collins, MT||Koets, AP||McGuirk, SM||Roussel, AJ