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30 Dec 2016

Highly pathogenic #avian #influenza #H5N8, #Hungary [fifty-three #poultry #outbreaks] (#OIE, Dec. 30 ‘16)

 

Title: Highly pathogenic #avian #influenza #H5N8, #Hungary [fifty-three #poultry #outbreaks].

Subject: Avian Influenza, H5N8 subtype, poultry epizootics in Hungary.

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

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Highly pathogenic avian influenza H5N8, Hungary

Information received on 29/12/2016 from Dr Lajos Bognár, Deputy State Secretary Chief Veterinary Officer, Food Chain Safety Department, Ministry of Agriculture, Budapest, Hungary

  • Summary
    • Report type    Follow-up report No. 9
    • Date of start of the event    01/11/2016
    • Date of confirmation of the event    03/11/2016
    • Report date    29/12/2016
    • Date submitted to OIE    29/12/2016
    • Reason for notification    Reoccurrence of a listed disease
    • Date of previous occurrence    26/10/2016
    • Manifestation of disease    Clinical disease
    • Causal agent    Highly pathogenic avian influenza virus
    • Serotype    H5N8
    • Nature of diagnosis    Laboratory (advanced)
    • This event pertains to    a defined zone within the country
  • Summary of outbreaks   
    • Total outbreaks: 53
      • Total animals affected: Species    - Susceptible    - Cases    - Deaths    - Destroyed    - Slaughtered
        • Birds    - 887528    - ** – … – … – …
      • Outbreak statistics: Species    - Apparent morbidity rate    - Apparent mortality rate    - Apparent case fatality rate    - Proportion susceptible animals lost*
        • Birds    - **    - **    - **    - **
          • *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
      • Fomites (humans, vehicles, feed, etc.)
      • Airborne spread
      • Contact with wild species

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Keywords: OIE; Updates; Avian Influenza; H5N8 ; Poultry; Hungary.

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