Aquatic Animal Diseases

Nyaung Shwe Market, Myanmar@HTM

According to Quarterly Aquatic Animal Disease Report (QAAD), major reported diseases of Aquatic Animals in the Asia Pacific region for 2012 are:

  1. White Spot Disease
  2. Infectious hypodermal and haematopoietic necorsis
  3. Koi herpesvirus disease
  4. Viral encephalopathy and retinopathy.

Among them, the first 3 diseases are OIE-listed disease. Recently the shrimp farms in China, Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam were affected by Acute Hematopoietic Necrosis Syndrome (AHPNS).