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14 Jun 2018

Highly pathogenic #avian #influenza #H5, #Russia [a #poultry #outbreak] (#OIE, June 14 ‘18)

          

Title:

Highly pathogenic #avian #influenza #H5, #Russia [a #poultry #outbreak].

Subject:

Avian Influenza, H5Nx subtype, poultry epizootics in Russia.

Source:

OIE, full page: (LINK).

Code:

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Highly pathogenic avian influenza H5, Russia

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Information received on 13/06/2018 from Dr Evgeny Nepoklonov, Vice-minister, Ministry of Agriculture, Ministry of Agriculture, Moscow, Russia

  • Summary
    • Report type    Immediate notification
    • Date of start of the event    07/06/2018
    • Date of confirmation of the event    09/06/2018
    • Report date    13/06/2018
    • Date submitted to OIE    13/06/2018
    • Reason for notification    Recurrence of a listed disease
    • Date of previous occurrence    13/03/2018
    • Manifestation of disease    Clinical disease
    • Causal agent    Highly pathogenic avian influenza virus
    • Serotype    H5
    • Nature of diagnosis    Clinical, Laboratory (advanced)
    • This event pertains to    a defined zone within the country
  • New outbreaks
    • Summary of outbreaks   
      • Total outbreaks: 1
        • Outbreak Location     - Kurskaya Oblast ( N.Graivoronka, Sovetsky )
          • Total animals affected:    Species    - Susceptible    - Cases    - Deaths    - Killed and disposed of    - Slaughtered
            • Birds     - 99     - 6     - 6 – … – …
        • Outbreak statistics:    Species    - Apparent morbidity rate    - Apparent mortality rate    - Apparent case fatality rate    - Proportion susceptible animals lost*
          • Birds    - 6.06%    - 6.06%    - 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
  • Control measures
    • Measures applied   
      • Movement control inside the country
      • Surveillance within containment and/or protection zone
      • Screening
      • Quarantine
      • Official disposal of carcasses, by-products and waste
      • Control of wildlife reservoirs
      • Disinfection
      • Vaccination prohibited
      • No treatment of affected animals
    • Measures to be applied   
      • No other measures
  • Diagnostic test results
    • Laboratory name and type    - All-Russian Research Institute for Animal Health (FGBI-ARRIAH) ( National laboratory )
      • Tests and results:    Species    - Test    - Test date    - Result
        • Birds    - polymerase chain reaction (PCR)    - 09/06/2018    - Positive
  • Future Reporting
    • The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.

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Keywords: OIE; Updates; Avian Influenza; H5Nx ; Poultry; Russia.

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