Highly pathogenic avian influenza,
Serbia
Information received on 31/01/2017 from Dr Budimir Plavšić, Head, Animal Health Department Veterinary Directorate, Ministry of Agriculture and Environmental Protection, Belgrade, Serbia
Summary
Report type Follow-up report No. 5
Date of start of the event 30/11/2016
Date of confirmation of the event 02/12/2016
Report date 31/01/2017
Date submitted to OIE 31/01/2017
Date event resolved 12/04/2017
Reason for notification First occurrence of a listed disease in the country
Causal agent Highly pathogenic avian influenza virus
Serotype H5N8
Nature of diagnosis Laboratory (basic), Necropsy
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (06/12/2016)
Follow-up report No. 1 (15/12/2016)
Follow-up report No. 2 (16/12/2016)
Follow-up report No. 3 (11/01/2017)
Follow-up report No. 4 (18/01/2017)
Follow-up report No. 5 (31/01/2017)
Follow-up report No. 6 (01/03/2017)
Follow-up report No. 7 (12/04/2017)
New outbreaks (7)
Outbreak 1 (15523) Jezero 3, Zrenjanin, Zrenjanin, Srednjebanatski, SRBIJA
Date of start of the outbreak 25/01/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (12/04/2017)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) 1 1 0 0
Outbreak 2 (15524) Botoš (Tamiš river), Zrenjanin, Srednjebanatski, SRBIJA
Date of start of the outbreak 25/01/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (12/04/2017)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) 4 4 0 0
Outbreak 3 (15525) Srbobran, Srbobran, Južnobacki , SRBIJA
Date of start of the outbreak 25/01/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (12/04/2017)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) 1 1 0 0
Outbreak 4 (15526) Apatin (Danube river), Apatin, Zapadnobacki, SRBIJA
Date of start of the outbreak 25/01/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (12/04/2017)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) 2 2 0 0
Outbreak 5 (15527) Jegricka bara, Žabalj, Južnobacki , SRBIJA
Date of start of the outbreak 27/01/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (12/04/2017)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) 12 12 0 0
Outbreak 6 (15528) Morovic (Bosut river), Šid, Sremski, SRBIJA
Date of start of the outbreak 27/01/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (12/04/2017)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) 20 20 0 0
Outbreak 7 (15529) Stari Banovci (Danube river), Stara Pazova, Sremski, SRBIJA
Date of start of the outbreak 27/01/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (12/04/2017)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) 3 3 0 0
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 7
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) 43 43 0 0
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) ** ** 100.00% **
*Removed from the susceptible population through death, destruction and/or slaughter
**Not calculated because of missing information
Epidemiology
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Unknown or inconclusive
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Movement control inside the country
  • Vaccination prohibited
  • No treatment of affected animals
Measures to be applied
  • No other measures
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.
Map of outbreak locations