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CANINE DISTEMPER VIRUS

CDV causes one of the most significant problems among puppies in western Canada. Owners should be aware for common clinical signs of viral infection. You should protect agains the virus by following a strict vaccination schedule, and consulting with your veterinarian if you suspect your dog has been infected with the virus.

Viral Characteristic

Pathogenesis


Clinical Signs


Diagnosis


Transmission and Risk


Treatment and Prognosis


Prevention


Species Affected

Medical Dictionary


References



This webpage was designed by Matthew Flintoft and Hussein Keshwani for the Virology 333.2 course offered by the Western College of Veterinary Medicine in March 2007.