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OIE: More Cases of Lumpy Skin Disease Reported

31 December 2012

ISRAEL - More outbreaks of lumpy skin disease have been reported to the OIE.

The outbreaks have been reported from the 1 November to the 25 December 2012.

In total, 25 new outbreaks have been reported on farms in the north of the country.

Of the 10,299 cattle susceptible, there were 322 cases leading to two deaths and 36 destroyed.

The source of the outbreak is due to normal vectors.

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