Foot and mouth disease,
Information received on 12/02/2018 from Dr Evgueny A. Nepoklonov, Deputy Head, Orlikov per., 1/11, Ministry of Agriculture and Food, MOSCOW, Russia
Report type Immediate notification
Date of start of the event 01/02/2018
Date of confirmation of the event 09/02/2018
Report date 12/02/2018
Date submitted to OIE 12/02/2018
Date event resolved 03/04/2018
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 07/11/2017
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent Foot and mouth disease virus
Serotype O
Nature of diagnosis Clinical, Laboratory (advanced)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (12/02/2018)
Follow-up report No. 1 (12/02/2018)
Follow-up report No. 2 (22/03/2018)
Follow-up report No. 3 (30/03/2018)
Follow-up report No. 4 (14/05/2018)
New outbreaks (1)
Outbreak 1 Afanas‘ev B.B., Borzinsky, Zabajkal`Skij Kray
Date of start of the outbreak 01/02/2018
Outbreak status Resolved (16/03/2018)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 107 107 0 107 0
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 1
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 107 107 0 107 0
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Cattle 100.00% 0.00% 0.00% 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 outside containment and/or protection zone
  • Surveillance within containment and/or protection zone
  • Quarantine
  • Official destruction of animal products
  • Zoning
  • Disinfection
  • Vaccination permitted (if a vaccine exists)
  • No treatment of affected animals
Measures to be applied
  • Vaccination in response to the outbreak (s)
  • Stamping out
Diagnostic test results
Laboratory name and type Species Test Test date Result
All-Russian Research Institute for Animal Health (FGBI-ARRIAH) (OIE Reference Laboratory) Cattle reverse transcription - polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) 09/02/2018 Positive
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.
Map of outbreak locations