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EEDA Textbook References: Rabbit Hemorrhagic Disease

Asgari S, Hardy JR, Sinclair RG, Cooke BD. Field evidence for mechanical transmission of rabbit haemorrhagic disease virus (RHDV) by flies (Diptera: Calliphoridae) among wild rabbits in Australia. Virus Res. 1998;54:123-32.

Campagnolo ER, Ernst MJ, Berninger ML, Gregg DA, Shumaker TJ, Boghossian AM.  Outbreak of rabbit hemorrhagic disease in domestic lagomorphs. J Am Vet Med Assoc. 2003;223:1151-5, 1128.

Chasey D. Rabbit haemorrhagic disease: the new scourge of Oryctolagus cuniculus. Lab Anim. 1997;31:33-44.

Cooke BD. Rabbit haemorrhagic disease: field epidemiology and the management of wild rabbit populations. Rev Sci Tech. 2002;21:347-58.

Donnelly T. Emerging viral diseases of rabbits and rodents: viral hemorrhagic disease and hantavirus infection. Sem Avian Exotic Pet Med. 1995;4: 83-91.

Forrester NL, Abubakr MI, Abu Elzein EM, Al-Afaleq AI, Housawi FM, Moss SR, Turner SL, Gould EA. Phylogenetic analysis of rabbit haemorrhagic disease virus strains from the Arabian Peninsula: did RHDV emerge simultaneously in Europe and Asia? Virology. 2006;344:277-82.

Forrester NL, Boag B, Moss SR, Turner SL, Trout RC, White PJ, Hudson PJ, Gould EA. Long-term survival of New Zealand rabbit haemorrhagic disease virus RNA in wild rabbits, revealed by RT-PCR and phylogenetic analysis. J Gen Virol. 2003;84:3079-3086.

Forrester NL, Trout RC, Gould EA. Benign circulation of rabbit haemorrhagic disease virus on Lambay Island, Eire. Virology. 2007;358:18-22.

Gall A, Schirrmeier H. Persistence of rabbit haemorrhagic disease virus genome in vaccinated rabbits after experimental infection. J Vet Med B Infect Dis Vet Public Health. 2006;53:358-362.

Gregg DA. Viral hemorrhagic disease of rabbits. In: Foreign animal diseases. Richmond, VA: United States Animal Health Association, 1998. Available at: http://www.vet.uga.edu/vpp/gray_book02/fad/vhd.php. Accessed 2 Sept. 2007.

Henning J, Meers J, Davies PR, Morris RS. Survival of rabbit haemorrhagic disease virus (RHDV) in the environment. Epidemiol Infect. 2005;133:719-730.

International Committee on Taxonomy of Viruses [ICTV]. Universal virus database, version 4. 00.061.1.06.008. Genus 00.012.0.02. Lagovirus [online]. ICTV; 2006. Available at: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/ICTVdb/ICTVdB. Accessed 4 Sept. 2007.

Kahn CM, Line S, editors. The Merck veterinary manual [online]. Whitehouse Station, NJ: Merck and Co; 2003. Rabbit calicivirus disease (viral hemorrhagic disease). Available at: http://www.merckvetmanual.com/mvm/index.jsp?cfile=htm/bc/171330.htm. Accessed 2 Sept 2007.

Marchandeau S, Le Gall-Reculé G, Bertagnoli S, Aubineau J, Botti G, Lavazza A. Serological evidence for a non-protective RHDV-like virus. Vet Res. 2005;36:53-62.

McColl KA, Merchant JC, Hardy J, Cooke BD, Robinson A, Westbury HA Evidence for insect transmission of rabbit haemorrhagic disease virus. Epidemiol Infect. 2002;129:655-63.

McColl KA, Morrissy CJ, Collins BJ, Westbury HA. Persistence of rabbit haemorrhagic disease virus in decomposing rabbit carcases. Aust Vet J. 2002;80:298-9.

Shien JH, Shieh HK, Lee LH. Experimental infections of rabbits with rabbit haemorrhagic disease virus monitored by polymerase chain reaction. Res Vet Sci. 2000;68:255-9.

U.S. Department of Agriculture, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service [USDA APHIS], Centers for Epidemiology and Animal Health [CEI]. Rabbit calicivirus disease, Iowa, April 2000. Impact worksheet. USDA APHIS, VS CEI; 2000 Apr. Available at: http:www.aphis.usda.gov:80/vs/ceah/cei/rabbitcal.htm.*

U.S. Department of Agriculture, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service [USDA APHIS], Centers for Epidemiology and Animal Health [CEI]. Rabbit hemorrhagic disease, Indiana. Impact worksheet.  USDA APHIS, VS CEI; 2005 Jun. Available at:http://www.aphis.usda.gov/vs/ceah/cei/IW_2005_files/RHD_Indiana_061505_files/RHD_Indiana_061505.htm.* Accessed 25 Jan 2006.

Van de Bildt MW, van Bolhuis GH, van Zijderveld F, van Riel D, Drees JM, Osterhaus AD, Kuiken T. Confirmation and phylogenetic analysis of rabbit hemorrhagic disease virus in free-living rabbits from the Netherlands. J Wildl Dis. 2006;42:808-812.

White PJ, Trout RC, Moss SR, Desai A, Armesto M, Forrester NL, Gould EA, Hudson PJ. Epidemiology of rabbit haemorrhagic disease virus in the United Kingdom: evidence for seasonal transmission by both virulent and avirulent modes of infection. Epidemiol Infect. 2004;132:555-67.

World Organization for Animal Health [OIE] Handistatus II [database online]. OIE; 2004. Available at: http://www.oie.int/hs2/report.asp?lang=en. Accessed 4 Sept 2007.

World Organization for Animal Health [OIE] . Manual of diagnostic tests and vaccines for terrestrial animals [online]. Paris: OIE; 2004. Rabbit haemorrhagic disease. Available at: http://www.oie.int/eng/normes/mmanual/A_00117.htm. Accessed 2 Sept 2007.

World Organization for Animal Health (OIE). World animal health information database (WAHID) [online]. Rabbit haemorrhagic disease: January 2005 – August 2007. Paris:OIE;2007. Available at: http://www.oie.int/wahid-prod/public.php. Accessed 5 Sept. 2007.

Zheng T, Lu G, Napier AM, Lockyer SJ. No virus replication in domestic cats fed with RHDV-infected rabbit livers. Vet Microbiol. 2003;95:61-73.

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