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Title: An #US #slaughterhouse found 159 #pigs infected with #Seneca Valley virus.

Subject: Seneca Virus, epizootic in pigs, Wisconsin.

Source: Government of China, full page: (LINK). Article in Chinese, edited.

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An US slaughterhouse found 159 pigs infected with Seneca Valley virus



Wisconsin WSAW TV News – On Feb. 3 reported Clark County, Wisconsin located 1 slaughterhouses found as many as 159 pigs infected with the Seneca Valley virus ( Seneca Valley Virus ).

Reported that pigs infected with Senega Valley virus-induced lesions and foot and mouth disease similar to the infection, but the disease is not fatal to pigs, and no impact on human health.

Wisconsin agricultural officials said slaughter pigs from all over the country, Wisconsin farm and did not find the disease.

According to the study report, swine Seneca Valley virus is an emerging viral diseases, since , 2015 Nian 3 have occurred since January in Brazil, the United States and other countries, infected pigs can lead to death.


Keywords: Seneca Virus; Pigs; USA; Wisconsin.