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VLA Disease Surveillance Report
Rare form of meningoencephalitis in young cattle
  • Thromboembolic meningoencephalitis caused by Histophilus somni in fattening cattle

  • Strawberry footrot-like disease diagnosed in two sheep flocks

  • Proliferative and necrotising pneumonia in 10-week-old growing pigs

  • Fowl cholera in laying chickens and turkeys

  • Salmonella Pullorum outbreak in a backyard flock

These are among matters discussed in the Veterinary Laboratories Agency's (VLA's) disease surveillance report for December 2010

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