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Infectious bursal disease virus

A species of Avibirnavirus causing severe inflammation of the bursa of Fabricius in chickens and other fowl. Transmission is thought to be through contaminated feed or water. Vaccines have been used with varying degrees of success.
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  • Infectious bursal disease virus of chicken
  • AIBDV (Avian infectious bursal disease virus)
  • Gumboro disease virus
  • IBDV (Infectious bursal disease virus)
  • Gumboro virus
  • GBV (Gumboro virus)
  • Avian infectious bursal disease virus
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