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Teschen disease
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Porcine polioencephalomyelitis; a disease of swine caused by porcine enterovirus 1 and resembling human poliomyelitis; it is characterised by stiffness, convulsions, paralysis, and prostration, and is widespread in Europe, with most serious losses occurring in Poland and the Czech Republic and Slovakia.

Synonyms: infectious porcine encephalomyelitis, porcine polioencephalomyelitis.

Origin: Teschen, Silisia

(05 Mar 2000)

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