RVHD

AcronymDefinition
RVHDRabbit Viral Hemorrhagic Disease
RVHDRoanoke Valley Harley-Davidson (Virginia)
RVHDRheumatic Valvular Heart Disease
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Past history of Rheumatic fever, RVHD, SHT, DM, CAHD, COPD and thyrotoxicosis were carefully noted.
Dr Allmark said: "Research on the spread and transmission is still ongoing, but it is thought both strains of RVHD can spread by direct contact with infected wild rabbits, or indirectly via urine or faeces that can be found in hay and straw bedding...Owners should make sure they use disinfectant to clean hutches and living areas.
"Vaccination against RVHD and myxomatosis in a healthy rabbit, including indoor rabbits, is essential."
She added: "Both strains of RVHD are spread by direct contact with infected wild rabbits, or indirectly via urine or faeces.
Male Female Total Age 0-36 months 5 (14.7%) 16 (22.2%) 21 (19.8%) 37-72 months 4 (11.8%) 12 (16.7%) 16 (15.1%) 73-108 months 4 (11.8%) 16 (16.7%) 20 (19.0%) 109-168 months 21 (61.8%) 28 (38.9%) 49 (46.0%) Type of heart disease CHD 12 (41.7%) 30 (35.3%) 42 (39.6%) RVHD 19 (52.8%) 38 (55.9%) 57 (53.7%) Other causes 3 (5.6%) 4 (8.8%) 7 (6.6%) RVSD 3 (2.8%) 6 (5.7%) 9 (8.5%) LVSD 8 (75%) 18 (17%) 26 (24.5%) CHD: congenital heart disease, RVHD: rheumatic valvular heart disease, RVSD: right ventricular systolic dysfunction, and LVSD: left ventricular systolic dysfunction.