More JE virus found in SA piggeries

May 5 2022 - 2:06am
CONCERNING: Japanese encephalitis is an acute mosquito-borne viral disease that can cause reproductive losses in pigs, and encephalitis, which means swelling on the brain, in horses and people. Photo: File

PIRSA has declared that there has been two more detections of Japanese encephalitis in local piggeries, bringing the total number of SA cases to nine.

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