Definition of enzootic in English:
Of, relating to, or denoting a disease that regularly affects animals in a particular district or at a particular season. Compare with epizootic, endemic (sense 1) of the adjective).
- It occurs most frequently as an epizootic or enzootic disease of herbivores that acquire spores from direct contact with contaminated soil.
- For the U.S. population as a whole, no such immunization is recommended, but it may be considered in animal workers and travelers to enzootic areas who anticipate animal exposure.
- State and local agencies should identify vector species and breeding sites, and implement aggressive surveillance and targeted control early in the transmission season to restrict enzootic viral amplification.
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