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Norway Confirms Further Cases of LA-MRSA in Pigs

04 March 2015

NORWAY - The Norwegian Veterinary Institute has reported an additional three pig herds with LA-MRSA to the Food Safety Authority (FSA).

In total, LA-MRSA has now been confirmed in four herds in connection with the ongoing outbreak in Nord-Trondelag.

A further 23 farms are still under analysis by the National Veterinary Institute. Of these, 10 have strong suspicion of MRSA.

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