Highly pathogenic influenza A viruses (infection with) (non-poultry including wild birds),
Germany
Information received on 30/04/2018 from Dr. Karin Schwabenbauer, Ministerial Dirigentin and Chief Veterinary Officer , Directorate of Animal Health, Animal Welfare, Bundesministerium für Ernährung und Landwirtschaft (BMEL) , Bonn, Germany
Summary
Report type Follow-up report No. 1
Date of start of the event 20/03/2018
Date of confirmation of the event 20/03/2018
Report date 30/04/2018
Date submitted to OIE 30/04/2018
Date event resolved 18/05/2018
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 01/2018
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent Highly pathogenic influenza A virus
Serotype H5N6
Nature of diagnosis Clinical, Laboratory (basic), Laboratory (advanced)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (22/03/2018)
Follow-up report No. 1 (30/04/2018)
Follow-up report No. 2 (07/05/2018)
Follow-up report No. 3 (01/06/2018)
New outbreaks (1)
Outbreak 1 ( 18-015-00004) Damme, Vechta, Niedersachsen
Date of start of the outbreak 28/04/2018
Outbreak status Resolved (18/05/2018)
Epidemiological unit Not applicable
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
White Stork:Ciconia ciconia(Ciconiidae) 1 1 0 0
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 1
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
White Stork:Ciconia ciconia(Ciconiidae) 1 1 0 0
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
White Stork:Ciconia ciconia(Ciconiidae) ** ** 100.00% **
*Removed from the susceptible population through death, destruction and/or slaughter
**Not calculated because of missing information
Epidemiology
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Unknown or inconclusive
Control measures
Measures applied
  • 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