Foot and mouth disease,
Information received on 10/04/2017 from Dr Sami Al-Edwan, General Secretary Assistant of Livestock, JORD Ministry of Agriculture, JORD Ministry of Agriculture, AMMAN, Jordan
Report type Follow-up report No. 3 (Final report)
Date of start of the event 21/02/2017
Date of confirmation of the event 09/03/2017
Report date 10/04/2017
Date submitted to OIE 10/04/2017
Date event resolved 09/04/2017
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 20/12/2006
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent Foot and mouth disease virus
Serotype O
Nature of diagnosis Clinical, Laboratory (advanced), Necropsy
This event pertains to the whole country
Related reports Immediate notification (13/03/2017)
Follow-up report No. 1 (20/03/2017)
Follow-up report No. 2 (28/03/2017)
Follow-up report No. 3 (10/04/2017)
Outbreaks There are no new outbreaks in this report
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Unknown or inconclusive
Epidemiological comments surveillance conducted in different governorates with negative results
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Vaccination in response to the outbreak (s)
  • Disinfection
  • Quarantine
  • Surveillance outside containment and/or protection zone
  • Official disposal of carcasses, by-products and waste
  • Surveillance within containment and/or protection zone
  • Treatment of affected animals (antibiotics)
Measures to be applied
  • No other measures
Future Reporting
The event is resolved. No more reports will be submitted.