[Blue tongue. Update on the agent and the disease].

  title={[Blue tongue. Update on the agent and the disease].},
  author={C Gorchs and Irene Lager},
  journal={Revista Argentina de microbiologia},
  volume={33 2},
Bluetongue (BT) is a viral disease of domestic and wild ruminants. It is particularly damaging in sheep, where up to half of infected animals may die, showing inflammation and hemorrhages of the mucous membranes of the mouth, nose, and intestines. In cattle and goats, BT rarely causes disease, however it can affect the animal's reproductive ability, so that… CONTINUE READING