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Epizootic Ulcerative Syndrome Outbreak Confirmed on Catfish Farm

12 March 2015, at 12:00am

SOUTH AFRICA - An outbreak of epizootic ulcerative syndrome has been reported in Madibeng, North West Province of South Africa.

In total, out of 200 catfish in the dam, 20 cases were reported.

The source of the outbreak is unknown.

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