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Koi herpesvirus disease

Last Modified: Thu, 11 Jul 2019 16:15:11 IST
Disease name Koi herpesvirus disease
Animal Health Law Category if applicable N/A
Species affected Fish
Description Koi herpesvirus disease (KHVD) is a herpesvirus infection (18) capable of inducing a contagious and acute viraemia in common carp (Cyprinus carpio) and varieties such as koi carp and ghost carp
Status in Ireland Present
Date of Last known case of disease in Ireland June 2019
DAFM Division Responsible The Marine Institute
Contact fhu@marine.ie
Legislation http://eur-lex.europa.eu/LexUriServ/LexUriServ.do?uri=OJ:L:2006:328:0014:0056:en:PDF
Link to relevant external website https://www.fishhealth.ie/fhu/HealthSurveillance
Notifiable in Ireland No
OIE Listed Yes
OIE Link http://www.oie.int/fileadmin/Home/eng/Health_standards/aahc/2010/chapitre_koi_herpesvirus.pdf
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