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Heart and skeletal muscle inflammation (HSMI) disease diagnosed on a British Columbia salmon farm through a longitudinal farm study

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Timeline of the events occurring at the farm during the period of study.

All sampling events carried out at the farm are shown. The Federal regulatory Fish Health and Surveillance audit dates carried out by the Aquaculture Management Division of Fisheries and Oceans Canada (AMD-DFO FH) are boxed in blue. Dates for Sea lice Abundance Count Data supplied by industry are boxed in peach (indicating average number of sea lice per fish, including a distinct count for Lepeophtheirus salmonis motiles and females, Caligus sp. and chalimus lifestage for all species, when concurrently present in the same fish). Industry reports of medical treatment and Fish Health submissions boxed in purple. Comments from the veterinarian hired for this study as part of the Strategic Salmon Health Initiative (SSHI) program boxed in green. The samples analysed in the study belong to sampling dates colored in green.

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