Highly pathogenic avian influenza,
Libya
Information received on 28/02/2017 from Dr Abdelghani Hamed, Chairman of the National Centre for Animal Health (NCAH) Chief Veterinary Officer, National Centre for Animal Health (NCAH), Public Authority of Agriculture, Livestock & Fisheries , Beida, Libya
Summary
Report type Follow-up report No. 1 (Final report)
Date of start of the event 01/02/2015
Date of confirmation of the event 15/02/2015
Report date 26/02/2017
Date submitted to OIE 28/02/2017
Date event resolved 30/06/2015
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 03/2014
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent Highly pathogenic avian influenza virus
Serotype H5N1
Nature of diagnosis Clinical, Laboratory (advanced), Necropsy
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (16/02/2015)
Follow-up report No. 1 (26/02/2017)
Outbreaks There are no new outbreaks in this report
Epidemiology
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Illegal movement of animals
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Movement control inside the country
  • Screening
  • Disinfection / Disinfestation
  • Dipping / Spraying for control of vectors or parasites
  • Quarantine
  • Stamping out
  • Zoning
  • Vaccination prohibited
  • No treatment of affected animals
Measures to be applied
  • No other measures
Future Reporting
The event is resolved. No more reports will be submitted.