Caseous lymphadenitis (CLA) is a chronic contagious disease. It is caused by Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis and it affects the majority of sheep-rearing areas around the world. The best option to avoid spread and to control this disease is identification of infected animals. This identification can be done by clinical exams which helps in detecting the presences of abscesses in superficial lymph nodes.
The impact factor of journal provides quantitative assessment tool for grading, evaluating, sorting and comparing journals of similar kind. The impact factor of a journal is evaluated by dividing the number of current year citations to the source items published in that journal during the previous two years.
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