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Epizootic Ulcerative Syndrome Detected in Wild Smallmouth Bass

5 May 2016, at 1:00am

SOUTH AFRICA - An outbreak of epizootic ulcerative syndrome has been detected in wild smallmouth bass in South Africa.

One case was reported in a river system in Cederberg, Western cape Province.

The source of the outbreak is unknown.


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