"Scrapie" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A fatal disease of the nervous system in sheep and goats, characterized by pruritus, debility, and locomotor incoordination. It is caused by proteinaceous infectious particles called PRIONS.
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