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Preferred Term:

scrapie

Definition:
A fatal disease of the nervous system in sheep and goats, characterized by pruritus, debility, and locomotor incoordination. It is caused by proteinaceous infectious particles called prions.
Concept Schemes:
https://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt
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URI:
https://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/43353
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