Title: #China, A highly pathogenic #avian #influenza #outbreak occurred in #poultry in Mianzhu, #Sichuan Province.
Subject: Avian Influenza, unknown subtype, poultry epizootic in Sichuan Province, China.
Source: China National Emergency Broadcasting (CNEB), full page: (LINK). Article in Chinese, edited.
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China, A highly pathogenic avian influenza outbreak occurred in poultry in Mianzhu, Sichuan Province
Source: China News Network
December 12, according to the Ministry of Agriculture website news, the Ministry of Agriculture News Office released today, Mianzhu City, Deyang City, Sichuan Province, a highly pathogenic avian influenza outbreak. At present, has been culling and harmless treatment of 38,000 poultry, the epidemic has been effectively controlled.
December 7, Deyang City, Sichuan Province, Mianzhu City veterinary sector in the monitoring found in a poultry farm raised chickens suspected bird flu symptoms, the incidence of 13,000, 11,000 deaths. December 9, Sichuan Province, animal disease prevention and control center diagnosed as suspected bird flu. December 12, the National Avian Influenza Reference Laboratory confirmed that the outbreak for the H5N6 subtype of highly pathogenic avian influenza.
After the outbreak of the epidemic, according to the relevant local plans and technical specifications, adhere to the law prevention and control, scientific prevention and control, and do a good job in the epidemic disposal work has been culling and harmless treatment of 38,000 poultry. At present, the epidemic has been effectively controlled.
Author: Wang Liyang
Keywords: China; Avian Influenza; Poultry; Sichuan.