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African Swine Fever

Other Names: Pesti Porcine Africaine, Peste Porcina Africana, Pestis Africana Suum, Maladie de Montgomery, Warthog Disease, Afrikaanse Varkpes, Afrikanische Schweinepest
African swine fever (ASF) is a highly contagious viral disease of pigs.

Disease Agents

  • Asfarviridae Asfivirus

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