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EEDA Textbook References: Lumpy Skin Disease

Carn VM, Kitching RP. An investigation of possible routes of transmission of lumpy skin disease virus (Neethling). Epidemiol Infect. 1995;114:219-26.

Chihota CM, Rennie LF, Kitching RP, Mellor PS. Attempted mechanical transmission of lumpy skin disease virus by biting insects. Med Vet Entomol. 2003;17:294-300.

Chihota CM, Rennie LF, Kitching RP, Mellor PS. Mechanical transmission of lumpy skin disease virus by Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae). Epidemiol Infect. 2001; 126:317-21.

Garner G, Saville P, Fediaevsky A. Manual for the recognition of exotic diseases of livestock: A reference guide for animal health staff [online]. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations [FAO]; 2003. Lumpy skin disease. Available at: http://www.spc.int/rahs/. Accessed 16 Jun 2008.

Greth A, Gourreau JM, Vassart M, Nguyen-Ba-Vy , Wyers M, Lefevre PC. Capripoxvirus disease in an Arabian oryx (Oryx leucoryx) from Saudi Arabia. Wildl Dis. 1992;28:295-300.

Hedger RS, Hamblin C. Neutralising antibodies to lumpy skin disease virus in African wildlife. Comp Immunol Microbiol Infect Dis. 1983;6:209-13.

House JA. Lumpy skin disease. In: Foreign animal diseases. Richmond, VA: United States Animal Health Association, 1998. Available at: http://www.vet.uga.edu/VPP/gray_book02/fad/lsd.php. Accessed 16 Jun 2008.

Irons PC, Tuppurainen ES, Venter EH. Excretion of lumpy skin disease virus in bull semen. Theriogenology. 2005;63:1290-7.

Kahn CM, Line S, editors. The Merck veterinary manual [online]. Whitehouse Station, NJ: Merck and Co; 2006. Lumpy skin disease. Available at: http://www.merckvetmanual.com/mvm/index.jsp?cfile=htm/bc/71104.htm. Accessed 16 Jun 2008.

Tulman ER, Afonso CL, Lu Z, Zsak L, Kutish GF, Rock DL. Genome of lumpy skin disease virus. J Virol. 2001;75:7122-30.

Tulman ER, Afonso CL, Lu Z, Zsak L, Sur JH, Sandybaev NT, Kerembekova UZ, Zaitsev VL, Kutish GF, Rock DL. The genomes of sheeppox and goatpox viruses. J Virol. 2002;76:6054-61.

World Organization for Animal Health [OIE] . Manual of diagnostic tests and vaccines for terrestrial animals [online]. Paris: OIE; 2004. Lumpy skin disease. Available at: http://www.oie.int/eng/normes/mmanual/A_00030.htm. Accessed 16 Jun 2008.