Anthrax,
Kazakhstan
Information received on 01/07/2016 from Dr Samat Tyulegenov, Director General, RSE "National Reference Center for Veterinary", Ministry of Agriculture, ASTANA, Kazakhstan
Summary
Report type Immediate notification (Final report)
Date of start of the event 20/06/2016
Date of confirmation of the event 24/06/2016
Report date 01/07/2016
Date submitted to OIE 01/07/2016
Date event resolved 01/07/2016
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 08/2008
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent Bacillus anthracis
Nature of diagnosis Clinical, Laboratory (advanced)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
New outbreaks (1)
Outbreak 1 Kalbatau, Aigiz kezen , Zharminsky, EAST KAZAKHSTAN
Date of start of the outbreak 20/06/2016
Outbreak status Resolved (01/07/2016)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 170 1 1 0 0
Equidae 90 0 0 0 0
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 1
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 170 1 1 0 0
Equidae 90 0 0 0 0
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Cattle 0.59% 0.59% 100.00% 0.59%
Equidae 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
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Movement control inside the country
  • Vaccination in response to the outbreak (s)
  • Disinfection / Disinfestation
  • Quarantine
  • Zoning
  • No treatment of affected animals
Measures to be applied
  • No other measures
Future Reporting
The event is resolved. No more reports will be submitted.
Map of outbreak locations