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Spring viraemia of carp

Last Modified: Thu, 23 Nov 2017 10:56:08 GMT
Disease name Spring viraemia of carp
Animal Health Law Category if applicable
Species affected Fish
Definition Spring viraemia of carp (SVC) is a rhabdovirus infection (26) capable of inducing an acute haemorrhagic and contagious viraemia in several carp species and of some other cyprinid and ictalurid fish species.
Status in Ireland Not Reported
Date of Last known case of disease in Ireland Never Recorded
DAFM Division Responsible The Marine Institute
Contact Fiona Geoghegan (Fish Health Manager)
Legislation http://envlit.ifremer.fr/content/download/32661/272609/version/1/file/Council_Directive_28011991.pdf
Link to relevant external website http://www.fishhealth.ie/FHU/AboutUs/
OIE Link http://web.oie.int/eng/normes/fmanual/2.3.08_SVC.pdf
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