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Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome (PRRS)

See chapter 6 for further information.

(283) The effects of this disease in the sow are severe when infection is first introduced into the herd. The virus causes inappetence, abortions, late mummified piglets, high stillbirths and neonatal mortality.

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