Highly pathogenic avian influenza,
Hungary
Information received on 12/04/2017 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. 13
Date of start of the event 01/11/2016
Date of confirmation of the event 03/11/2016
Report date 12/04/2017
Date submitted to OIE 12/04/2017
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 (2)
Outbreak 1 Kiskunfélegyháza, BACS-KISKUN
Date of start of the outbreak 05/04/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (09/04/2017)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 10683 509 259 10424 0
Affected population 8 and 16 days old geese
Outbreak 2 Kiskunfélegyháza, BACS-KISKUN
Date of start of the outbreak 08/04/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (12/04/2017)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 10370 696 416 9954 0
Affected population 6 weeks old ducks
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 2
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 21053 1205 675 20378 0
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Birds 5.72% 3.21% 56.02% 100.00%
*Removed from the susceptible population through death, destruction and/or slaughter
Epidemiology
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Unknown or inconclusive
  • 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