West Nile Fever,
Turkey
Information received on 02/11/2018 from Dr Nihat Pakdil, Deputy Undersecretary of Ministry, Vetrinary Services, Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Livestock, ANKARA, Turkey
Summary
Report type Follow-up report No. 2
Date of start of the event 03/10/2018
Date of confirmation of the event 18/10/2018
Report date 02/11/2018
Date submitted to OIE 02/11/2018
Date event resolved 05/11/2018
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 02/10/2014
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent West Nile Virus
Nature of diagnosis Clinical, Laboratory (basic)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (19/10/2018)
Follow-up report No. 1 (26/10/2018)
Follow-up report No. 2 (02/11/2018)
Follow-up report No. 3 (09/11/2018)
Outbreaks There are no new outbreaks in this report
Epidemiology
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Unknown or inconclusive
  • Vectors
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Surveillance within containment and/or protection zone
  • Traceability
  • Quarantine
  • Control of wildlife reservoirs
  • Disinfection
  • Disinfestation
  • Control of vectors
  • Vaccination permitted (if a vaccine exists)
  • 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.