TITLE

Defra's concern about lack of reports of suspect cases of bluetongue

PUB. DATE
October 2009
SOURCE
Veterinary Record: Journal of the British Veterinary Association;10/3/2009, Vol. 165 Issue 14, p386
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the concern of the British Department of Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) regarding the declining report of suspected bluetongue cases. The author stresses that the lack of reports regarding the cases could make it undetected and increases risk in infection. Chief veterinary officer Nigel Gibbens notes that if bluetongue will be undetected it is possible to return in 2010 and affect wide population.
ACCESSION #
44537095

 

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