Epidemiological Investigations of a Peste Des Petits Ruminants (ppr) Outbreak in Afghan Sheep in Pakistan


Epidemiological and virological investigations were carried out during an outbreak of Peste des petits ruminants (PPR) in Afghan (Bulkhi) sheep in Pakistan. The overall morbidity, mortality and case fatality rates were 41.0, 1.2 and 3.0%, respectively. The epidemic curve was plotted and the values for basic reproductive number (R0) and herd immunity… (More)


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