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Seasonal Occurrence of Aeromonas salmonicida Carriers

  • N. J. Jensen
  • J. L. Larsen
Part of the Proceedings in Life Sciences book series (LIFE SCIENCES)

Abstract

Furunculosis is one of the most economically important bacterial diseases among salmonids in fish farms, and is very often controlled by use of antibiotics and chemo-therapeutics. Sulfamerazine has generally been the drug of choice (Snieszko, 1978).

Keywords

Rainbow Trout Brown Trout Fish Farm Winter Period Pacific Salmon 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1980

Authors and Affiliations

  • N. J. Jensen
    • 1
  • J. L. Larsen
    • 1
  1. 1.Royal Veterinary and Agricultural UniversityCopenhagenDenmark

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