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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....

15 Mar 2017

Highly pathogenic #avian #influenza #H5N8, #Russia [two #poultry #outbreaks] (#OIE, Mar. 15 ‘17)


Title: Highly pathogenic #avian #influenza #H5N8, #Russia [two #poultry #outbreaks].

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

Source: OIE, full page: (LINK).

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Highly pathogenic avian influenza H5N8, Russia

Information received on 15/03/2017 from Dr Evgeny Nepoklonov, Deputy Head, Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance, Ministry of Agriculture, Moscow, Russia

  • Summary
    • Report type    Follow-up report No. 7
    • Date of start of the event    02/12/2016
    • Date of confirmation of the event    06/12/2016
    • Report date    15/03/2017
    • Date submitted to OIE    15/03/2017
    • Reason for notification    Reoccurrence of a listed disease
    • Date of previous occurrence    07/11/2016
    • Manifestation of disease    Clinical disease
    • Causal agent    Highly pathogenic avian influenza virus
    • Serotype    H5N8
    • Nature of diagnosis    Laboratory (basic), Laboratory (advanced)
    • This event pertains to    a defined zone within the country
  • Summary of outbreaks   
    • Total outbreaks: 2
      • Total animals affected: Species    - Susceptible    - Cases    - Deaths    - Destroyed    - Slaughtered
        • Birds    - 28    - 18    - 18    - 10     - 0
      • Outbreak statistics: Species    - Apparent morbidity rate    - Apparent mortality rate    - Apparent case fatality rate    - Proportion susceptible animals lost*
        • Birds    - 64.29%    - 64.29%    - 100.00%    - 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; H5N8 ; Poultry; Russia.

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