TITLE

International disease monitoring, April to June

AUTHOR(S)
Roberts, H.; Lopez, M.; Hancock, R.
PUB. DATE
August 2010
SOURCE
Veterinary Record: Journal of the British Veterinary Association;8/7/2010, Vol. 167 Issue 6, p192
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers an update on outbreaks of animal diseases from April to June 2010. It reports on a widespread epizootic of bluetongue virus serotype 1 (BTV-1) in France. East Asian countries affected by an outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) serotype O include Japan and South Korea. A case of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) H5N1 in a barn swallow (Hirundo rustica) was noted by the authorities in Hong Kong, China.
ACCESSION #
53303430

 

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