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- Kamakawa, A., et al. Show all 3 Authors
- Veterinary microbiology 2006 v.118 no.1-2 pp. 47-56
- vertebrate viruses; disease diagnosis; Porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus; drug therapy; porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome; epidemiology; antibiotics; Suid alphaherpesvirus 1; Classical swine fever virus; antibodies; breeding stock; Aujeszky disease; abortion (animals); pathogen identification; Epizootic hemorrhagic disease virus; vaccination; disease surveillance; swine; Vietnam
- ... In the Mekong delta, backyard pig rearing plays an integral role in recycling nutrients in farming systems and generating valuable cash income. However, development has been hampered by fatal epizootics of piglets and reproductive failure of sows. Diseases are named by symptoms and blindly treated with antibiotics. As antibiotics are often ineffectual, involvement of viral diseases are suspected. ...