Analysis of factors associated with the first lumpy skin disease outbreaks in naïve cattle herds in different regions of Thailand.

22 Feb 2024
Arjkumpa O, Wachoom W, Puyati B, Jindajang S, Suwannaboon M, Premashthira S, Prarakamawongsa T, Dejyong T, Sansamur C, Salvador R, Jainonthee C, Punyapornwithaya V
Thailand experienced a nationwide outbreak of lumpy skin disease (LSD) in 2021, highlighting the need for effective prevention and control strategies. This study aimed to identify herd-level risk factors associated with LSD outbreaks in beef cattle herds across different regions of Thailand.