Definitions for Johnes disease

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word Johnes disease

Wiktionary

  1. Johnes disease(Noun)

    A chronic, contagious and often fatal disease of cattle, sheep and goats, caused by the intestinal bacterium Mycobacterium paratuberculosis, characterized by inflammation of the mucous membranes of the gastrointestinal tract

  2. Origin: For Dr. H.A.Johne, German pathologist

Translation

Find a translation for the Johnes disease definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these Johnes disease definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"Johnes disease." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 26 May 2015. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/Johnes disease>.

Are we missing a good definition for Johnes disease? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for Johnes disease:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.