Highly pathogenic avian influenza,
Hungary
Information received on 13/03/2017 from Dr Lajos Bognár, Deputy State Secretary Chief Veterinary Officer, Food Chain Safety Department, Ministry of Agriculture, Budapest, Hungary
Summary
Report type Follow-up report No. 12
Date of start of the event 01/11/2016
Date of confirmation of the event 03/11/2016
Report date 13/03/2017
Date submitted to OIE 13/03/2017
Date event resolved 24/04/2017
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 26/10/2016
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent Highly pathogenic avian influenza virus
Serotype H5N8
Nature of diagnosis Laboratory (advanced)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (04/11/2016)
Follow-up report No. 1 (14/11/2016)
Follow-up report No. 2 (15/11/2016)
Follow-up report No. 3 (22/11/2016)
Follow-up report No. 4 (06/12/2016)
Follow-up report No. 5 (07/12/2016)
Follow-up report No. 6 (13/12/2016)
Follow-up report No. 7 (14/12/2016)
Follow-up report No. 8 (15/12/2016)
Follow-up report No. 9 (29/12/2016)
Follow-up report No. 10 (24/02/2017)
Follow-up report No. 11 (28/02/2017)
Follow-up report No. 12 (13/03/2017)
Follow-up report No. 13 (12/04/2017)
Follow-up report No. 14 (26/04/2017)
Follow-up report No. 15 (16/06/2017)
Follow-up report No. 16 (09/10/2017)
New outbreaks (8)
Outbreak 1 Dunaföldvár, Tolna
Date of start of the outbreak 20/02/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (20/02/2017)
Epidemiological unit Other
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Eurasian buzzard (common buzzard):Buteo buteo(Accipitridae) 1 1 0 0
Outbreak 2 Veresegyház, Pest
Date of start of the outbreak 21/02/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (21/02/2017)
Epidemiological unit Other
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Eurasian buzzard (common buzzard):Buteo buteo(Accipitridae) 1 1 0 0
Outbreak 3 Budapest, Budapest
Date of start of the outbreak 21/02/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (21/02/2017)
Epidemiological unit Other
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) 1 1 0 0
Outbreak 4 Siófok, Somogy
Date of start of the outbreak 22/02/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (22/02/2017)
Epidemiological unit Other
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Bean Goose:Anser fabalis(Anatidae) 1 1 0 0
Outbreak 5 Gyor, Gyor-Moson-Sopron
Date of start of the outbreak 26/02/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (26/02/2017)
Epidemiological unit Other
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) 2 2 0 0
Outbreak 6 Dunaföldvár, Tolna
Date of start of the outbreak 26/02/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (26/02/2017)
Epidemiological unit Other
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Charadriidae (unidentified):Charadriidae (incognita)(Charadriidae) 1 1 0 0
Outbreak 7 Báta, Tolna
Date of start of the outbreak 27/02/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (27/02/2017)
Epidemiological unit Other
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) 1 1 0 0
Outbreak 8 Bátaszék, Tolna
Date of start of the outbreak 27/02/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (27/02/2017)
Epidemiological unit Other
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Great Egret:Ardea alba(Ardeidae) 1 1 0 0
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 8
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Eurasian buzzard (common buzzard):Buteo buteo(Accipitridae) 2 2 0 0
Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) 4 4 0 0
Bean Goose:Anser fabalis(Anatidae) 1 1 0 0
Charadriidae (unidentified):Charadriidae (incognita)(Charadriidae) 1 1 0 0
Great Egret:Ardea alba(Ardeidae) 1 1 0 0
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Eurasian buzzard (common buzzard):Buteo buteo(Accipitridae) ** ** 100.00% **
Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) ** ** 100.00% **
Bean Goose:Anser fabalis(Anatidae) ** ** 100.00% **
Charadriidae (unidentified):Charadriidae (incognita)(Charadriidae) ** ** 100.00% **
Great Egret:Ardea alba(Ardeidae) ** ** 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
  • Fomites (humans, vehicles, feed, etc.)
  • Airborne spread
  • Contact with wild species
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Movement control inside the country
  • Disinfection
  • Traceability
  • Stamping out
  • Official disposal of carcasses, by-products and waste
  • Surveillance within containment and/or protection zone
  • Zoning
  • 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