Definition: A viral disease caused by at least two distinct species (serotypes) in the VESICULOVIRUS genus: VESICULAR STOMATITIS INDIANA VIRUS and VESICULAR STOMATITIS NEW JERSEY VIRUS. It is characterized by vesicular eruptions on the ORAL MUCOSA in cattle, horses, pigs, and other animals. In humans, vesicular stomatitis causes an acute influenza-like illness.
coordinate IM with specifici virus species (IM) if pertinent
Other names Vesicular Stomatitides; Stomatitides, Vesicular; Stomatitis, Vesicular
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