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19 Jan 2017

Highly pathogenic #avian #influenza #H5N1, #India [a #poultry #outbreak] (#OIE, Jan. 19 ‘17)


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

Subject: Avian Influenza, H5N1 subtype, wild birds epizootics in India.

Source: OIE, full page: (LINK).

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Highly pathogenic avian influenza H5N1, India

Information received on 19/01/2017 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 31/12/2016
    • Date of confirmation of the event 02/01/2017
    • Report date 19/01/2017
    • Date submitted to OIE 19/01/2017
    • Reason for notification Reoccurrence of a listed disease
    • Date of previous occurrence 09/2016
    • 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: 1
        • Outbreak Location  - GUJARAT ( Asha Foundation, Hathijan, Ahmedabad )
      • Total animals affected:  Species -  Susceptible -  Cases -  Deaths -  Destroyed -  Slaughtered
        • Birds   -  191 -  25  -  25  - … – …
      • Outbreak statistics:  Species -  Apparent morbidity rate -  Apparent mortality rate -  Apparent case fatality rate -  Proportion susceptible animals lost*
        • Birds -  13.09% -  13.09% -  100.00% -  **
          • * Removed from the susceptible population through death, destruction and/or slaughter;
  • Epidemiology
    • Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
      • Unknown or inconclusive 

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Keywords: OIE; Updates; Avian Influenza; H5N1 ; Poultry; India; Gujarat.

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