This handbook on epizootic ulcerative syndrome (EUS), aims to provide scientists and fish health workers with background information on this important disease, as well as practical recommendations for its diagnosis and control.
The contents are as follows:
Mycotic granulomatosis (MG)
Red spot disease (RSD)
Epizootic ulcerative syndrome (EUS)
Other similar diseases
Ulcerative mycosis (UM)
Cod ulcer disease
Fungi (The pathogenic Aphanomyces fungus; Involvement of other saprophytic fungi)
Viruses (History of isolation of EUS-associated viruses; Pathogenicity of EUS-associated viruses)
Rainfall and related water quality variables
Site characteristics (Source of infection; Soil or sediment characteristics)
CONTROL OF EUS
Prevention (Eradication; Exclusion; Management; Surveillance; Treatment).
Epizootic Ulcerative Syndrome (EUS) Technical Handbook. The Aquatic Animal Health Research Institute (AAHRI), Bangkok, Thailand, ISBN 974-7604-58-2, 88 pp.