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Infection with Hepatobacter penaei (necrotising hepatopancreatitis)

Last Modified: Tue, 29 Oct 2019 15:02:19 GMT
Disease name Infection with Hepatobacter penaei (necrotising hepatopancreatitis)
Animal Health Law Category if applicable N/A
Species affected Crustaceans
Description Necrotising hepatopancreatitis (NHP) disease is caused by infection with Gram-negative, pleomorphic intracellular alpha-proteobacterium
Status in Ireland Absent
Date of Last known case of disease in Ireland Unknown
DAFM Division Responsible The Marine Institute
Contact fhu@marine.ie
Legislation
Link to relevant external website http://www.fishhealth.ie/FHU/
Notifiable in Ireland No
OIE Listed Yes
OIE Link http://www.oie.int/index.php?id=2439&L=0&htmfile=chapitre_necrotising_hepatopancreatitis.htm
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