8. Trout and Salmon Viruses

  1. John A. Plumb Professor Emeritus1 and
  2. Larry A. Hanson Professor Fish Pathologist2

Published Online: 16 MAR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470958353.ch8

Health Maintenance and Principal Microbial Diseases of Cultured Fishes, Third Edition

Health Maintenance and Principal Microbial Diseases of Cultured Fishes, Third Edition

How to Cite

Plumb, J. A. and Hanson, L. A. (2010) Trout and Salmon Viruses, in Health Maintenance and Principal Microbial Diseases of Cultured Fishes, Third Edition, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470958353.ch8

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Fisheries and Allied Aquacultures, Auburn University, Alabama, USA

  2. 2

    Department Department of Basic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Mississippi State University, Mississippi, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 MAR 2011
  2. Published Print: 22 OCT 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780813816937

Online ISBN: 9780470958353

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Keywords:

  • trout and salmon viruses;
  • viral diseases of salmonids - most studied infectious fish diseases;
  • infectious hematopoietic necrosis virus (IHNV);
  • IHNV epizootics - confirmed in Minnesota;
  • IHNV-infected fry and fingerlings - lethargic avoiding currents;
  • IHNV positive adult female Alaskan sockeye salmon prevalence;
  • trout and IPNV diagnosis - mortality patterns and clinical signs with virus isolation in tissue culture;
  • IPNV member of family Birnaviridae - in “aquatic birnaviruses”;
  • viral hemorrhagic septicemia (VHS) - highly infectious viral diseases acute with high losses;
  • positive VHSV identification - by plaque reduction virus serum neutralization

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Infectious hematopoietic necrosis virus

  • Infectious pancreatic necrosis virus

  • Infectious salmon anemia virus

  • Viral hemorrhagic septicemia

  • Erythrocytic inclusion body syndrome

  • Salmonid herpesviruses

  • Salmon pancreas disease/sleeping disease in rainbow trout

  • Epizootic hematopoietic necrosis virus

  • Other salmonid virus diseases

  • Salmon swim bladder sarcoma virus

  • Management of salmonid viruses

  • References