Leishmaniosis,
Armenia
Information received on 15/03/2019 from Dr. Hovhannes Mkrtchyan, Head, Veterinary Inspectorate of the State Service for Food Safety, Ministry of Agriculture, Yerevan, Armenia
Summary
Report type Immediate notification (Final report)
Date of start of the event 14/03/2019
Date of confirmation of the event 15/03/2019
Report date 15/03/2019
Date submitted to OIE 15/03/2019
Date event resolved 15/03/2019
Reason for notification First occurrence of a listed disease
Manifestation of disease Sub-clinical infection
Causal agent Leishmania spp.
Nature of diagnosis Laboratory (basic)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
New outbreaks (1)
Outbreak 1 Kapan, Siounik
Date of start of the outbreak 14/03/2019
Outbreak status Resolved (15/03/2019)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Dogs 1 1 0 1 0
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 1
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Dogs 1 1 0 1 0
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Dogs 100.00% 0.00% 0.00% 100.00%
*Removed from the susceptible population through death, destruction and/or slaughter
Epidemiology
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Unknown or inconclusive
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Vaccination permitted (if a vaccine exists)
  • No treatment of affected animals
Measures to be applied
  • No other measures
Future Reporting
The event is resolved. No more reports will be submitted.
Map of outbreak locations