Classical swine fever,
Information received on 04/10/2017 from Dr Nikolay Vlasov, Deputy Head of the Rosselkhoznadzor, Ministry of Agriculture, Ministry of Agriculture, Moscow, Russia
Report type Immediate notification
Date of start of the event 05/09/2017
Date of confirmation of the event 21/09/2017
Report date 04/10/2017
Date submitted to OIE 04/10/2017
Date event resolved 02/02/2018
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 20/07/2016
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent Classical swine fever virus
Nature of diagnosis Clinical, Laboratory (basic), Laboratory (advanced)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (04/10/2017)
Follow-up report No. 1 (07/12/2017)
Follow-up report No. 2 (19/03/2018)
New outbreaks (1)
Outbreak 1 Stary Kluch, Spassky, Primorskiy Kray
Date of start of the outbreak 05/09/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (02/02/2018)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 138 69 51 87 0
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 1
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 138 69 51 87 0
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Swine 50.00% 36.96% 73.91% 100.00%
*Removed from the susceptible population through death, destruction and/or slaughter
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Unknown or inconclusive
Epidemiological comments Last occurrence in swine in Primorskiy Kray was 22 December 2015.
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Movement control inside the country
  • Surveillance within containment and/or protection zone
  • Screening
  • Quarantine
  • Official disposal of carcasses, by-products and waste
  • Control of wildlife reservoirs
  • Selective killing and disposal
  • Disinfection
  • Vaccination permitted (if a vaccine exists)
  • No treatment of affected animals
Measures to be applied
  • No other measures
Diagnostic test results
Laboratory name and type Species Test Test date Result
All-Russian Research Institute for Animal Health (FGBI-ARRIAH) (Regional Reference Laboratory) Swine polymerase chain reaction (PCR) 21/09/2017 Positive
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.
Map of outbreak locations