Equine infectious anaemia,
Spain
Information received on 18/07/2017 from Dr Valentín Almansa, Director General, Sanidad de la Produccion Agraria, Ministerio de Agricultura, Alimentación y Medio Ambiente, Madrid, Spain
Summary
Report type Immediate notification
Date of start of the event 13/07/2017
Date of confirmation of the event 18/07/2017
Report date 18/07/2017
Date submitted to OIE 18/07/2017
Date event resolved 22/01/2018
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 1983
Manifestation of disease Sub-clinical infection
Causal agent Equine infectious anaemia virus
Nature of diagnosis Laboratory (basic)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (18/07/2017)
Follow-up report No. 1 (26/02/2018)
New outbreaks (1)
Outbreak 1 AVILA, CANDELEDA, Castilla Y Leon
Date of start of the outbreak 13/07/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (01/11/2017)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Equidae 32 2 0 2 0
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 1
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Equidae 32 2 0 2 0
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Equidae 6.25% 0.00% 0.00% 6.25%
*Removed from the susceptible population through death, destruction and/or slaughter
Epidemiology
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Unknown or inconclusive
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Traceability
  • Quarantine
  • Vaccination prohibited
  • No treatment of affected animals
Measures to be applied
  • Selective killing and disposal
  • Disinfection
  • Control of vectors
Diagnostic test results
Laboratory name and type Species Test Test date Result
Central veterinary laboratory, Algete (National laboratory) Equidae antibody detection ELISA 18/07/2017 Positive
Central veterinary laboratory, Algete (National laboratory) Equidae Coggin's test 18/07/2017 Positive
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.
Map of outbreak locations