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#Update: Increase in #Human #Infections with #Avian #Influenza #H7N9 Viruses During the 5th #Epidemic — #China, Oct. ‘16–Aug. 7 ‘17 (@CDCgov, edited)

Title : #Update: Increase in #Human #Infections with #Avian #Influenza #H7N9 Viruses During the 5th #Epidemic — #China, Oct. ‘16–Aug. 7 ‘17....

20 Feb 2017

Highly pathogenic #avian #influenza #H5N6, #Vietnam [a #poultry #outbreak] (#OIE, Feb. 20 ‘17)


Title: Highly pathogenic #avian #influenza #H5N6, #Vietnam [a #poultry #outbreak]

Subject: Avian Influenza, H5N6 subtype, poultry epizootics in Vietnam.

Source: OIE, full page: (LINK).

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Highly pathogenic avian influenza H5N6, Vietnam

Information received on 20/02/2017 from Dr Dong Pham Van, Director General, Chief Veterinary Officer, Department of Animal Health, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, Hanoï, Vietnam

  • Summary
    • Report type Immediate notification
    • Date of start of the event 12/02/2017
    • Date of confirmation of the event 16/02/2017
    • Report date 20/02/2017
    • Date submitted to OIE 20/02/2017
    • Reason for notification Reoccurrence of a listed disease
    • Date of previous occurrence 07/2016
    • Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
    • Causal agent Highly pathogenic avian influenza virus
    • Serotype H5N6
    • Nature of diagnosis Clinical, Laboratory (advanced)
    • This event pertains to the whole country
  • New outbreaks
    • Summary of outbreaks
      • Total outbreaks: 1
        • Outbreak Location  - QUANG NGAI ( Pho Cuong, Pho Cuong, Duc Pho )
      • Total animals affected:  Species -  Susceptible -  Cases -  Deaths -  Destroyed -  Slaughtered
        • Birds  -  6160  -  4500  -  2000  -  4160  -  0
      • Outbreak statistics:  Species -  Apparent morbidity rate -  Apparent mortality rate -  Apparent case fatality rate -  Proportion susceptible animals lost*
        • Birds -  73.05% -  32.47% -  44.44% -  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; H5N6 ; Poultry; Vietnam.

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