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  • SPECIES:
    • BOVINE
  • SYSTEM:
    • INTEGUMENT
  • ORGAN:
    • SKIN
  • DIAGNOSIS:
    • PROLIFERATIVE AND NECROTIZING DERMATITIS, LUMPY SKIN DISEASE
  • CAUSE:
    • NEETHLING VIRUS
  • CONTRIBUTOR:
    • GREGG
  • INSTITUTION:
    • USDA FOREIGN ANIMAL DISEASE DIAGNOSTIC LAB, PLUM ISLAND
  • GENPATH:
    • VIRAL
  • COMMENTS:
    • The skin has been reflected. The pink areas on the underside of the skin and in fascia over the muscle are extensions of the pox lesions into the dermis and subcutaneous tissue.