Foot and mouth disease,
Russia
Information received on 09/07/2013 from Dr Evgeny Nepoklonov, Vice-minister, Ministry of Agriculture, Ministry of Agriculture, Moscow, Russia
Summary
Report type Follow-up report No. 3
Date of start of the event 03/06/2013
Date of confirmation of the event 08/06/2013
Report date 09/07/2013
Date submitted to OIE 09/07/2013
Date event resolved 23/12/2013
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 29/05/2013
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent Foot and mouth disease virus
Serotype A
Nature of diagnosis Suspicion, Clinical, Laboratory (basic), Laboratory (advanced)
This event pertains to the whole country
Related reports Immediate notification (10/06/2013)
Follow-up report No. 1 (18/06/2013)
Follow-up report No. 2 (01/07/2013)
Follow-up report No. 3 (09/07/2013)
Follow-up report No. 4 (24/07/2013)
Follow-up report No. 5 (30/07/2013)
Follow-up report No. 6 (12/08/2013)
Follow-up report No. 7 (15/08/2013)
Follow-up report No. 8 (19/08/2013)
Follow-up report No. 9 (02/09/2013)
Follow-up report No. 10 (09/09/2013)
Follow-up report No. 11 (16/09/2013)
Follow-up report No. 12 (23/09/2013)
Follow-up report No. 13 (27/09/2013)
Follow-up report No. 14 (30/09/2013)
Follow-up report No. 15 (09/10/2013)
Follow-up report No. 16 (11/10/2013)
Follow-up report No. 17 (22/10/2013)
Follow-up report No. 18 (06/11/2013)
Follow-up report No. 19 (08/11/2013)
Follow-up report No. 20 (25/11/2013)
Follow-up report No. 21 (29/11/2013)
Follow-up report No. 22 (25/12/2013)
New outbreaks (1)
Outbreak 1 Rural community Nizhny Kurkuzhin, Baksansky , KABARDINO-BALKARSKAYA RESP.
Date of start of the outbreak 04/07/2013
Outbreak status Resolved (08/08/2013)
Epidemiological unit Village
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 2721 23 0 0 0
Sheep 941 0 0 0 0
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 1
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 2721 23 0 0 0
Sheep 941 0 0 0 0
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Cattle 0.85% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Sheep 0.00% 0.00% - 0.00%
*Removed from the susceptible population through death, destruction and/or slaughter
Epidemiology
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Unknown or inconclusive
Epidemiological comments In the buffer zone, near the state border.
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Movement control inside the country
  • Screening
  • Disinfection / Disinfestation
  • Quarantine
  • Modified stamping out
  • Vaccination permitted (if a vaccine exists)
  • No treatment of affected animals
Measures to be applied
  • Vaccination in response to the outbreak (s)
Diagnostic test results
Laboratory name and type Species Test Test date Result
FGBU "Federal Centre for Animal Health" (National laboratory) Cattle indirect fluorescent antibody (IFA) test 17/06/2013 Positive
FGBI "Federal Centre for Animal Health" (FGBI "ARRIAH") (OIE Reference Laboratory) Cattle antigen (Ag) detection ELISA 28/06/2013 Positive
FGBI "Federal Centre for Animal Health" (FGBI "ARRIAH") (OIE Reference Laboratory) Cattle antigen (Ag) detection ELISA 30/06/2013 Positive
FGBI "Federal Centre for Animal Health" (FGBI "ARRIAH") (OIE Reference Laboratory) Cattle antigen (Ag) detection ELISA 08/07/2013 Positive
FGBI "Federal Centre for Animal Health" (FGBI "ARRIAH") (OIE Reference Laboratory) Cattle complement fixation test (CFT) 17/06/2013 Positive
FGBI "Federal Centre for Animal Health" (FGBI "ARRIAH") (OIE Reference Laboratory) Cattle complement fixation test (CFT) 28/06/2013 Positive
FGBI "Federal Centre for Animal Health" (FGBI "ARRIAH") (OIE Reference Laboratory) Cattle complement fixation test (CFT) 30/06/2013 Positive
FGBI "Federal Centre for Animal Health" (FGBI "ARRIAH") (OIE Reference Laboratory) Cattle nested RT-PCR 08/06/2013 Positive
FGBI "Federal Centre for Animal Health" (FGBI "ARRIAH") (OIE Reference Laboratory) Cattle nucleotide sequencing 17/06/2013 Positive
FGBI "Federal Centre for Animal Health" (FGBI "ARRIAH") (OIE Reference Laboratory) Cattle polymerase chain reaction (PCR) 17/06/2013 Positive
FGBI "Federal Centre for Animal Health" (FGBI "ARRIAH") (OIE Reference Laboratory) Cattle polymerase chain reaction (PCR) 08/07/2013 Positive
FGBI "Federal Centre for Animal Health" (FGBI "ARRIAH") (OIE Reference Laboratory) Cattle reverse transcription - polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) 28/06/2013 Positive
FGBI "Federal Centre for Animal Health" (FGBI "ARRIAH") (OIE Reference Laboratory) Cattle reverse transcription - polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) 01/07/2013 Positive
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.
Map of outbreak locations