swamp fever

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Related to equine infectious anemia: Equine influenza, Equine viral arteritis

swamp fever:

see leptospirosisleptospirosis
, febrile disease caused by bacteria of the genus Leptospirae. The disease occurs in dogs, cattle, pigs, sheep, goats, and horses and is transmissible to humans.
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swamp fever

[′swämp ‚fē·vər]
(veterinary medicine)
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Over $400,000 from referendum funds has been returned to the industry through grants and sponsorships to support 4-H, REINS adult education, trails advocacy, equine research, representation in local, state and federal legislatures, marketing programs for the horse industry, stricter enforcement of laws controlling horse and tack theft, transport of horses and humane treatment of all equines, plus improved public awareness of Equine Infectious Anemia and other threats to our horses' well-being.
Swamp fever, technically known as Equine Infectious Anemia, is a communicable viral disease of horses and other equine-type animals, It occurs in many parts of the world, including the U.
Reflecting the broad scope of this field, the papers include a review of equine infectious anemia (EIAV) by Travis C.
Department of Agriculture over concerns it is infected with equine infectious anemia - EIA, for short - a potentially deadly animal disease with no treatment.
The award was given in recognition of the work done to combat the threat of Equine Infectious Anemia (EIA) last year.

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