80 Eastern Encephalitis Cases in Florida

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Florida officials had tallied 80 confirmed cases of the mosquito-borne disease Eastern equine encephalitis (EEE) in 2005 as of July 5 (75 of them since May 1), and the state could be approaching a record year for EEE infections. Florida vets received a letter in early June from Michael A. Short, DVM, veterinarian manager of equine programs in Florida's Division of Animal Industry, urging them

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