Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

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Chemotherapy and prophylaxis of bacterial kidney disease with erythromycin.

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Administration of erythromycin phosphate to salmonid fish by injection or immersion to control Renibacterium salmonicola infection is reviewed. Alternatives to antibiotic chemoprophylaxis are discussed. Research was needed on drug resistance in R. salmonicola.