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Fish Diseases and Disorders, Volume 3: Viral, Bacterial and Fungal Infections

Series: Fish Diseases and Disorders Volume: 3

Edited By: PTK Woo and DW Bruno

930 pages, B/w photos, illus, figs, tabs

CABI Publishing

Hardback | Feb 2011 | Edition: 2 | #182820 | ISBN-13: 9781845935542
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NHBS Price: £175.00 $228/€198 approx

About this book

This final volume considers infectious diseases caused by viruses, bacteria and fungi in finfish and shellfish. Topics covered in the book include infectious pancreatic necrosis virus, infectious haematopoietic virus, viral diseases of cold and warm water fish, rickettsial and chlamydial infections, furunculosis, motile aeromonads, vibriosis, flavobacterial diseases, and shellfish diseases.


Infectious pancreatic necrosis virus; infectious haematopoietic virus; viral haemorragic septicaemia; other viral diseases and agents of cold-water fish; spring viremia of carp and other viral diseases of warm-water fish; rickettsial and chlamydial infections; bacterial kidney disease (renibacterium salmoninarum); "enterococcus seriolicida" and "streptococcus iniae"; mycobacterium and nocardia; furunculosis - "aeromonas salmonicida"; motile aeromonads - "Aeromonas hydrophila"; enteric redmouth disease - "yersinia ruckeri"; Edwardsiellosis - "Edwardsiella tarda", "Edwardsiella ictaluri"; vibriosis - "vibrio anguillarum", "V.ordalii", "V.Salmonicida" (Hitra) and warm-water vibrios; flexibacter and flavobacterium diseases; other bacterial pathogens; saprolegnia and other oomycetes; ichthyophonus and other fungal diseases; epidemiology of fish pathogens; modern methods for detection of pathogens.

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