African swine fever,
Information received on 02/11/2017 from Dr Andrii Zhuk, First Deputy Head , Department for Food Safety and Veterinary Medicine, State Service of Ukraine on Food Safety and Consumer Protection, KYIV, Ukraine
Report type Immediate notification
Date of start of the event 28/10/2017
Date of confirmation of the event 30/10/2017
Report date 02/11/2017
Date submitted to OIE 02/11/2017
Date event resolved 23/08/2018
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 03/08/2017
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent African swine fever virus
Nature of diagnosis Laboratory (basic)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (02/11/2017)
Follow-up report No. 1 (09/01/2018)
Follow-up report No. 2 (10/01/2018)
Follow-up report No. 3 (25/01/2018)
Follow-up report No. 4 (30/01/2018)
Follow-up report No. 5 (15/02/2018)
Follow-up report No. 6 (06/03/2018)
Follow-up report No. 7 (14/09/2018)
New outbreaks (1)
Outbreak 1 Ispas, Vyzhnytskyi, Chernovtsy
Date of start of the outbreak 28/10/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (23/08/2018)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 161 14 14 147 0
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 1
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 161 14 14 147 0
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Swine 8.70% 8.70% 100.00% 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
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Movement control inside the country
  • Surveillance within containment and/or protection zone
  • Traceability
  • Quarantine
  • Official disposal of carcasses, by-products and waste
  • Stamping out
  • Control of wildlife reservoirs
  • Zoning
  • Disinfection
  • Disinfestation
  • Ante and post-mortem inspections
  • 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
State Scientific and Research Institute on Laboratory Diagnosis and Veterinary and Sanitary Expertise (National laboratory) Swine polymerase chain reaction (PCR) 30/10/2017 Positive
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.
Map of outbreak locations