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25 Jan 2017

Highly pathogenic #avian #influenza #H5N5, #Germany [infected #wildbirds] (#OIE, Jan. 25 ‘17)


Title: Highly pathogenic #avian #influenza #H5N5, #Germany [infected #wildbirds].

Subject: Avian Influenza, H5N5 subtype, wild birds epizootics in Germany.

Source: OIE, full page: (LINK).

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Highly pathogenic influenza A viruses (infection with) (non-poultry including wild birds) H5N5, Germany

Information received on 24/01/2017 from Dr. Karin Schwabenbauer, Ministerial Dirigentin and Chief Veterinary Officer , Directorate of Animal Health, Animal Welfare, Bundesministerium für Ernährung und Landwirtschaft (BMEL) , Bonn, Germany

  • Summary
    • Report type Immediate notification
    • Date of start of the event 23/01/2017
    • Date of confirmation of the event 23/01/2017
    • Report date 24/01/2017
    • Date submitted to OIE 24/01/2017
    • Reason for notification New strain of a listed disease in the country
    • Causal agent Highly pathogenic influenza A virus
    • Serotype H5N5
    • Nature of diagnosis Clinical, Laboratory (basic), Laboratory (advanced)
    • This event pertains to the whole country
  • New outbreaks
    • Summary of outbreaks
      • Total outbreaks: 1
        • Outbreak Location  - SCHLESWIG-HOLSTEIN ( Dithmarschen, Dithmarschen )
      • Total animals affected:  Species -  Susceptible -  Cases -  Deaths -  Destroyed –  Slaughtered
        • Anatidae (unidentified):Anatidae (Anatidae (incognita))  - … – 1  - 1 – 0 – 0
      • Outbreak statistics:  Species -  Apparent morbidity rate -  Apparent mortality rate -  Apparent case fatality rate -  Proportion susceptible animals lost*
        • Anatidae (unidentified):Anatidae (Anatidae (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 

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Keywords: OIE; Updates; Avian Influenza; H5N5 ; Wild Birds; Germany.

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