Leishmaniosis,
Armenia
Information received on 21/05/2019 from Dr Georgi Avetisyan, Head, Food Safety Inspection Body of the Government of the Republic of Armenia, e ARM Ministry of Agriculture of the Republic of Armenia, YEREVAN, Armenia
Summary
Report type Immediate notification (Final report)
Date of start of the event 08/05/2019
Date of confirmation of the event 21/05/2019
Report date 21/05/2019
Date submitted to OIE 21/05/2019
Date event resolved 09/05/2019
Reason for notification First occurrence of a listed disease
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent Leishmania spp.
Nature of diagnosis Laboratory (basic)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
New outbreaks (1)
Outbreak 1 Sanahin village, Sanahin, Alaverdi, Lori
Date of start of the outbreak 08/05/2019
Outbreak status Resolved (09/05/2019)
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