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#Analysis of recent #scientific #information on #avian #influenza A(#H7N9) virus - 10 February 2017 (@WHO, edited)

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26 Dec 2016

Highly pathogenic #avian #influenza #H5N8, #Greece [infected #Wildbirds] (#OIE, Dec. 26, ‘16)


 

Title: Highly pathogenic #avian #influenza #H5N8, #Greece [infected #Wildbirds].

Subject: Avian Influenza, H5N8 subtype, wild birds epizootics in Greece.

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

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Highly pathogenic avian influenza H5N8, Greece

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  • Summary
    • Report type Immediate notification
    • Date of start of the event 14/12/2016
    • Date of confirmation of the event 19/12/2016
    • Report date 23/12/2016
    • Date submitted to OIE 23/12/2016
    • Reason for notification New strain of a listed disease in the country
    • Causal agent Influenza A virus
    • Serotype H5N8
    • Nature of diagnosis Laboratory (basic), Laboratory (advanced)
    • This event pertains to the whole country
  • New outbreaks (1)
    • (…)
    • Summary of outbreaks
      • Total outbreaks: 1
        • Total animals affected: Species – Susceptible – Cases – Deaths – Destroyed – Slaughtered
          • Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) – … – 1 – 1 – 0 – 0
        • Outbreak statistics: Species - Apparent morbidity rate - Apparent mortality rate -
          Apparent case fatality rate - Proportion susceptible animals lost*
          • 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

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Keywords: OIE; Updates; Avian Influenza; H5N ; Wild Birds; Greece.

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