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Rabbit haemorrhagic disease virus (RHDV2): epidemiology, clinical aspects, lesions and prevention.

Abstract

This article discusses the prevalence; disease transmission; clinical aspects; virulence; animal pathology; histopathological lesions; control programmes and disease prevention against RHDV2 in rabbits. The importance of vaccination and farm hygiene as an effective disease control programmes against RHDV2 is highlighted.