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OIE-Listed diseases, infections and infestations
in force in 2017

Resolutions passed by the International Committee and recommendations issued by the Regional Commissions instructed the OIE Headquarters to establish a single OIE list of notifiable terrestrial and aquatic animal diseases to replace the former Lists A and B.

The aim in drawing up a single list was to be in line with the terminology of the Sanitary and Phytosanitary Agreement of the World Trade Organization, by classifying diseases as specific hazards and giving all listed diseases the same degree of importance in international trade.

In order to create a single list of notifiable diseases, the OIE defined criteria to examine the inclusion or not of a given disease in the OIE single list that were approved in May 2004.

In 2005, the first single list composed of former lists A and B was used, and in the same year, an Ad Hoc Group on disease and pathogenic agents notification was organized to examine diseases according to the adopted criteria for listing diseases, and proposed a new list of diseases meeting the criteria that entered into force in 2006.

The list is reviewed on a regular basis and in case of modifications adopted by the World Assembly of Delegates at its annual General Session, the new list comes into force on 1 January of the following year.

For year 2017, the list includes 116 animal diseases, infections and infestations.

Multiple species diseases, infections and infestations

 

  • Anthrax
  • Bluetongue
  • Crimean Congo haemorrhagic fever
  • Epizootic haemorrhagic disease
  • Equine encephalomyelitis (Eastern)
  • Heartwater
  • Infection with Aujeszky's disease virus
  • Infection with Brucella abortus, Brucella melitensis and Brucella suis
  • Infection with Echinococcus granulosus
  • Infection with Echinococcus multilocularis
  • Infection with foot and mouth disease virus
  • Infection with rabies virus
  • Infection with Rift Valley fever virus
  • Infection with rinderpest virus
  • Infection with Trichinella spp.
  • Japanese encephalitis
  • New world screwworm (Cochliomyia hominivorax)
  • Old world screwworm (Chrysomya bezziana)
  • Paratuberculosis
  • Q fever
  • Surra (Trypanosoma evansi)
  • Tularemia
  • West Nile fever

Cattle diseases and infections

 

  • Bovine anaplasmosis
  • Bovine babesiosis
  • Bovine genital campylobacteriosis
  • Bovine spongiform encephalopathy
  • Bovine tuberculosis
  • Bovine viral diarrhoea
  • Enzootic bovine leukosis
  • Haemorrhagic septicaemia
  • Infectious bovine rhinotracheitis/infectious pustular vulvovaginitis
  • Infection with Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides SC (Contagious bovine pleuropneumonia)
  • Lumpy skin disease
  • Theileriosis
  • Trichomonosis
  • Trypanosomosis (tsetse-transmitted)

Sheep and goat diseases and infections

 

  • Caprine arthritis/encephalitis
  • Contagious agalactia
  • Contagious caprine pleuropneumonia
  • Infection with Chlamydophila abortus (Enzootic abortion of ewes, ovine chlamydiosis)
  • Infection with peste des petits ruminants virus
  • Maedi-visna
  • Nairobi sheep disease
  • Ovine epididymitis (Brucella ovis)
  • Salmonellosis (S. abortusovis)
  • Scrapie
  • Sheep pox and goat pox

Equine diseases and infections

 

  • Contagious equine metritis
  • Dourine
  • Equine encephalomyelitis (Western)
  • Equine infectious anaemia
  • Equine influenza
  • Equine piroplasmosis
  • Glanders
  • Infection with African horse sickness virus
  • Infection with equid herpesvirus-1 (EHV-1)
  • Infection with equine arteritis virus
  • Venezuelan equine encephalomyelitis

Swine diseases and infections

 

  • African swine fever
  • Infection with classical swine fever virus
  • Infection withTaenia solium (Porcine cysticercosis)
  • Nipah virus encephalitis
  • Porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome
  • Transmissible gastroenteritis

Avian diseases and infections

 

  • Avian chlamydiosis
  • Avian infectious bronchitis
  • Avian infectious laryngotracheitis
  • Avian mycoplasmosis (Mycoplasma gallisepticum)
  • Avian mycoplasmosis (Mycoplasma synoviae)
  • Duck virus hepatitis
  • Fowl typhoid
  • Infection with avian influenza viruses
  • infection with influenza A viruses of high pathogenicity in birds other than poultry including wild birds
  • Infection with Newcastle disease virus
  • Infectious bursal disease (Gumboro disease)
  • Pullorum disease
  • Turkey rhinotracheitis

Lagomorph diseases and infections

 

  • Myxomatosis
  • Rabbit haemorrhagic disease

Bee diseases, infections and infestations

  • Infection of honey bees with Melissococcus plutonius (European foulbrood)

  • Infection of honey bees with Paenibacillus larvae (American foulbrood)

  • Infestation of honey bees with Acarapis woodi

  • Infestation of honey bees with Tropilaelaps spp.

  • Infestation of honey bees with Varroa spp. (Varroosis)

  • Infestation with Aethina tumida (Small hive beetle).

Other diseases and infections

  • Camelpox
  • Leishmaniosis




Fish diseases

 

  • Epizootic haematopoietic necrosis disease
  • Infection with Aphanomyces invadans (epizootic ulcerative syndrome)

  • Infection with Gyrodactylus salaris
  • Infection with HPR-deleted or HPR0 infectious salmon anaemia virus
  • Infection with salmonid alphavirus

  • Infectious haematopoietic necrosis
  • Koi herpesvirus disease
  • Red sea bream iridoviral disease
  • Spring viraemia of carp
  • Viral haemorrhagic septicaemia

 

Mollusc diseases

  • Infection with abalone herpesvirus
  • Infection with Bonamia exitiosa
  • Infection with Bonamia ostreae
  • Infection with Marteilia refringens
  • Infection with Perkinsus marinus
  • Infection with Perkinsus olseni
  • Infection with Xenohaliotis californiensis

 

Crustacean diseases

 

  • Acute hepatopancreatic necrosis disease
  • Crayfish plague (Aphanomyces astaci)
  • Infection with yellow head virus
  • Infectious hypodermal and haematopoietic necrosis
  • Infectious myonecrosis
  • Necrotising hepatopancreatitis
  • Taura syndrome
  • White spot disease
  • White tail disease

 

Amphibians

 

  • Infection with Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis
  • Infection with ranavirus

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