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15 Dec 2016

Highly pathogenic #avian #influenza #H5N8, #Hungary [twenty-four #poultry #outbreaks] (#OIE, Dec. 15 ‘16)

 

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

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

Source: OIE, full page: (LINK).

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Highly pathogenic avian influenza H5N8, Hungary

Information received on 15/12/2016 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. 8
    • Date of start of the event 01/11/2016
    • Date of confirmation of the event 03/11/2016
    • Report date 15/12/2016
    • Date submitted to OIE 15/12/2016
    • 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
    • Related reports
      • Immediate notification (04/11/2016) / Follow-up report No. 1 (14/11/2016) / Follow-up report No. 2 (15/11/2016) / Follow-up report No. 3 (22/11/2016) / Follow-up report No. 4 (06/12/2016) / Follow-up report No. 5 (07/12/2016) / Follow-up report No. 6 (13/12/2016) / Follow-up report No. 7 (14/12/2016) / Follow-up report No. 8 (15/12/2016)
  • New outbreaks (24)
    • (…)
    • Summary of outbreaks
      • Total outbreaks: 24
        • Total animals affected: Species – Susceptible – Cases – Deaths – Destroyed – Slaughtered
          • Birds – 155202 – ** – … – … – …
        • 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
  • Control measures
    • Measures applied
      • Movement control inside the country
      • Disinfection / Disinfestation
      • Traceability
      • Stamping out
      • Official disposal of carcasses, by-products and waste
      • Surveillance within containment and/or protection zone
      • Zoning
      • Vaccination prohibited
      • No treatment of affected animals
    • Measures to be applied
      • No other measures
  • Future Reporting
    • The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.

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

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