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Controlling liver fluke is an essential part of any black disease programme, added Mr Howe.
Black disease is also increasing because fluke infestation is spreading from its previous hotspots into areas that have not seen a problem in 30 years.
They were among 20 people in the west of Scotland who died from so-called black disease - or necrotising fasciitis - last year.
But the bug, called Black Disease by vets who often encounter it in animals, has never before been linked to junkies.