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Flashcards in Myxomatosis Deck (12):
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 Diseased animal
 Suspected of being diseased:
 Suspected of being infected:
 Infected flock:

 Diseased animal typical clinical signs
 Suspected of being diseased: non-typical clinical
signs
 Suspected of being infected: possible
contamination with infected or suspected of being
infected animals within 30 days before confirmation
 Infected flock: diseased or suspected of being
diseased animals

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Movement restrictions:myxomatosis

vaccination of healthy animals

3

Diseased, suspected of being diseased:myxomatosis

killing,
disposal of meat, skin
 suspected of being diseased animals may be
vaccinated:
 authorization by district veterinary officer

4

Suspected of being infected:myxomatosis

may be slaughtered

5

Transport to slaughterhouse:myxomatosis

 from a holding which is not under restriction:
vaccinated healthy rabbits 15 days after
vaccination
 holding which is under restriction: killing of
diseased animals, vaccinated healthy rabbits
15 days after vaccination

6

Lifting restrictions:myxomatosis

 killing, death, recovery of the last diseased
animals: 30 days + strict disinfection

7

RABBIT HAEMORRHAGIC
DISEASE
Diseased animal/flock:

Suspected of being diseased:

Infected flock:
 infected rabbit or equipment/material within 60 days

Diseased animal/flock: typical clinical signs/lesions
and laboratory

Suspected of being diseased: non-typical clinical
signs/lesions

Infected flock: slaughterhouse
 infected rabbit or equipment/material within 60 days

8

Suspected of being infected:RHD

possible
contamination with infected flock within
60 days

9

Endangered flocks:RHD

flocks of neighbouring
villages defined by the veterinary authority

10

Diseased:RHD

movement restrictions, slaughter
prohibited, killing,
 disposal of carcasses
! valuable flock: killing of diseases animals +
vaccination of the flock (followed during
the next 6 months)!!!

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RHD
Suspected of being diseased:

Infected or suspected of being infected:

Endangered flocks:

Suspected of being diseased: movement
restrictions until confirmation or ruling out
Infected or suspected of being infected:
 vaccination + 15 day movement restrictions
Endangered flocks: vaccination

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RHD
Movement restrictions:

Protection zone:


Surveillance zone:

Movement restrictions:
 rabbit, products, anything liable to transmit the
contamination
 strict disinfection
Protection zone:


Surveillance zone:
 vaccination
 movement restrictions