More SVD in Italy reported

20-11-2006 | |

At a company in Northern Italy researchers have found an outbreak of Swine Vesicular Disease (SVD), the European Commission says.

The contagious disease was discovered in a trading company in the province of Verona, unconfirmed sources reported.

SVD has been reported previously in Southern Italy, in provinces like Campania and Calabria. Recently the country started monitoring the disease more intensely.

Related website:
• European Commisson

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