The clinical signs of bluetongue are identical to epizootic hemorrhagic disease (EHD), which has occurred seven times in the state since 1995.
What does EHD stand for?
EHD stands for Epizootic Hemorrhagic Disease
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We have 53 other meanings of EHD in our Acronym Attic
- Economic and Human Development (various organizations)
- Economic Hardship Deferment (student loans)
- Electro-Hydraulic Discharge
- Electronic Home Detention (security; various locations)
- Engineering Hardware Description
- English Historical Documents (Eyre and Spottiswoode publication)
- Enterprise Help Desk
- Entreprendre pour Humaniser la Dépendance (French: Business for Humanizing Dependence; home care)
- Environmental Health Directorate
- Equivalent Hydraulic Diameter (tubing measurement)
- External Hard Disk (aka External Hard Drive)
- External Hard Drive
- Extra Hit Dice (Dungeons & Dragons gaming)
- Extreme Hedge Divers (gaming group)
- Epizootic Hemorrhagic Disease Virus Serotype 1
- Edinburgh Human Developmental Anatomy (database; UK)
- Edmonton Highland Dancing Association (Canada)
- Elizabethton Housing and Development Agency (est. 1969; Elizabethton, TN)
- Exploration Hypothesis Development Award (Department of Defense)
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Recently, hunters and deer managers have become vividly aware of two significant diseases of whitetails: epizootic hemorrhagic disease (EHD) and blue tongue.
What about the recent increase in breakouts of epizootic hemorrhagic disease (EHD)?
To identify the suspected disease agent (members of the species Bluetongue virus or Epizootic hemorrhagic disease virus), we performed virus isolation and reverse transcription PCR on tissues (heart, liver, lung, and bowel) from the pygmy brocket deer.
Recent tests for insect-borne Epizootic Hemorrhagic Disease (EHD) in several Albany County, New York, whitetailed deer have come back positive, marking the first confirmed cases of the deadly disease in New York.
Serology for both bluetongue and epizootic hemorrhagic disease virus was negative.
Their research has led to improved diagnostic procedures for bluetongue viruses and related viruses that cause epizootic hemorrhagic disease, or EHD.
Another group of diseases, epizootic hemorrhagic disease (EHD) and its cousin, Blue Tongue (BT), collectively called hemorrhagic disease, were the culprits.