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Highly pathogenic #avian #influenza #H5N1, #India [a #poultry #outbreak] (#OIE, Dec. 28 ‘16)

 


Title: Highly pathogenic #avian #influenza #H5N1, #India [a #poultry #outbreak].

Subject: Avian Influenza, H5N1 subtype, poultry epizootics in India.

Source: OIE, full page: (LINK). Excerpts.

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Highly pathogenic avian influenza H5N1, India

Information received on 27/12/2016 from Mr Devendra Chaudhry, Secretary, Animal Husbandry, Dairying & Fisheries, Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, New Delhi, India

  • Summary
    • Report type Immediate notification
    • Date of start of the event 19/12/2016
    • Date of confirmation of the event 25/12/2016
    • Report date 27/12/2016
    • Date submitted to OIE 28/12/2016
    • Reason for notification Reoccurrence of a listed disease
    • Date of previous occurrence 02/2014
    • Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
    • Causal agent Highly pathogenic avian influenza virus
    • Serotype H5N1
    • Nature of diagnosis Laboratory (basic), Laboratory (advanced)
    • This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
  • New outbreaks
    • Summary of outbreaks
      • Total outbreaks: 2
        • Outbreak Location  - ORISSA ( Keranga, Keranga, Khordha Keranga, Keranga, Khordha )
          • Total animals affected:  Species -  Susceptible -  Cases -  Deaths -  Destroyed -  Slaughtered
            • Birds  -  2242  -  19  -  19  - … – …
            • Corvidae (unidentified):Corvidae (Corvidae (incognita)) – … -  23  -  23  - … – …
          • Outbreak statistics:  Species -  Apparent morbidity rate -  Apparent mortality rate -  Apparent case fatality rate -  Proportion susceptible animals lost*
            • Birds -  0.85% -  0.85% -  100.00% -  **
            • Corvidae (unidentified):Corvidae (Corvidae (incognita)) -  ** -  ** -  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
  • Epidemiological comments
    • The control measures mentioned apply only to domestic species.
       

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Keywords: OIE; Updates; Avian Influenza; H5N1 ; Poultry; Wild Birds; India.

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