Viral diseases of livestock in Zambia.

@article{Mweene1996ViralDO,
  title={Viral diseases of livestock in Zambia.},
  author={Aaron Simanyengwe Mweene and Geetika Silakari Pandey and Peter G Sinyangwe and Andrew Mubila Nambota and Krishnendu Samui and Hiroshi Kida},
  journal={The Japanese journal of veterinary research},
  year={1996},
  volume={44 2},
  pages={
          89-105
        }
}
This review is to provide information on viral diseases of livestock in Zambia. The distribution of the diseases as well as the control measures and limited research that has been done, are described. Foot and mouth disease (FMD) causes serious economic losses in the cattle industry. So far five serotypes (SAT1, SAT2, SAT3, O and At of FMD virus have been isolated in Zambia. Other notifiable viral diseases are rabies, Rift Valley fever, Lumpy skin disease, African horse sickness, bluetongue… CONTINUE READING
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