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Highly pathogenic #avian #influenza #H5, #Ukraine [two #poultry #outbreaks] (#OIE, Dec. 19 ‘16)

 

Title: Highly pathogenic #avian #influenza #H5, #Ukraine [two #poultry #outbreaks].

Subject: Avian Influenza, H5 subtype, poultry epizootics in Ukraine.

Source: OIE, full page: (LINK).

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Highly pathogenic avian influenza H5, Ukraine

Information received on 18/12/2016 from Dr Olga Shevchenko, Head of Directorate fot International Cooperation, Directorate fot International Cooperation, State Service of Ukraine on Food Safety and Consumer Protection, Kiev, Ukraine

  • Summary
    • Report type Follow-up report No. 2
    • Date of start of the event 14/11/2016
    • Date of confirmation of the event 30/11/2016
    • Report date 17/12/2016
    • Date submitted to OIE 18/12/2016
    • Reason for notification Reoccurrence of a listed disease
    • Date of previous occurrence 24/07/2006
    • Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
    • Causal agent Highly pathogenic avian influenza virus
    • Serotype H5
    • Nature of diagnosis Clinical, Laboratory (basic)
    • This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
    • Related reports
      • Immediate notification (30/11/2016) / Follow-up report No. 1 (14/12/2016) / Follow-up report No. 2 (17/12/2016)
  • New outbreaks (3)
    • Outbreak 1 - Novodmytrivka, Genicheskiy, KHERSON
      • Date of start of the outbreak 16/12/2016
      • Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
      • Epidemiological unit Backyard
      • Affected animals: Species – Susceptible – Cases – Deaths – Destroyed – Slaughtered
        • Birds – 98 – 6 – 6 – 92 – 0
    • Outbreak 2 - Tsukury, Kakhovskiy, KHERSON
      • Date of start of the outbreak 16/12/2016
      • Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
      • Epidemiological unit Backyard
      • Affected animals: Species – Susceptible – Cases – Deaths – Destroyed – Slaughtered
        • Birds – 30 – 2 – 2 – 28 – 0
    • Outbreak 3 - Novokamyanka, Kakhovskiy, KHERSON
      • Date of start of the outbreak 16/12/2016
      • Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
      • Epidemiological unit Not applicable
      • Affected animals: Species – Susceptible – Cases – Deaths – Destroyed – Slaughtered
        • Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) – … – 10 – 10 – 0 – 0
    • Summary of outbreaks
      • Total outbreaks: 3
        • Total animals affected: Species – Susceptible – Cases – Deaths – Destroyed – Slaughtered
          • Birds – 128 – 8 – 8 – 120 – 0
          • Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) – … – 10 – 10 – 0 – 0
        • Outbreak statistics: Species - Apparent morbidity rate - Apparent mortality rate - Apparent case fatality rate - Proportion susceptible animals lost*
          • Birds - 6.25% - 6.25% - 100.00% - 100.00%
          • Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) – ** – ** - 100.00% – **
            • *Removed from the susceptible population through death, destruction and/or slaughter
            • **Not calculated because of missing information
  • Epidemiology
    • Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
      • Unknown or inconclusive
  • Control measures
    • Measures applied
      • Movement control inside the country
      • Disinfection / Disinfestation
      • Traceability
      • Quarantine
      • Stamping out
      • Official destruction of animal products
      • Official disposal of carcasses, by-products and waste
      • Surveillance within containment and/or protection zone
      • Control of wildlife reservoirs
      • Zoning
      • Vaccination prohibited
      • No treatment of affected animals
    • Measures to be applied
      • No other measures
  • Diagnostic test results
    • Laboratory name and type – Species – Test - Test date – Result
      • State Scientific and Research Institute of Laboratory Diagnosis and Veterinary and Sanitary Expertise (National laboratory) – Birds - polymerase chain reaction (PCR) - 16/12/2016 – Positive
      • State Scientific and Research Institute of Laboratory Diagnosis and Veterinary and Sanitary Expertise (National laboratory) – Birds - polymerase chain reaction (PCR) - 16/12/2016 – Positive
      • State Scientific and Research Institute of Laboratory Diagnosis and Veterinary and Sanitary Expertise (National laboratory) - Mute Swan - polymerase chain reaction (PCR) - 16/12/2016 – Positive
  • Future Reporting
    • The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.

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Keywords: OIE; Updates; H5; Avian Influenza; Poultry; Wild Birds; Ukraine.

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