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Spring Viremia of Carp

Other Names: Infectious Dropsy of Carp, Infectious Ascites, Hydrops, Red Contagious Disease, Rubella, Hemorrhagic Septicemia
Spring viremia of carp (SVC) is a contagious viral disease mainly seen in farmed carp and related species.

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Disease Agents

  • Vesiculovirus

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