Highly pathogenic avian influenza,
Vietnam
Information received on 22/10/2014 from Dr Dong Pham Van, Director General, Chief Veterinary Officer, Department of Animal Health, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, Hanoļ, Vietnam
Summary
Report type Follow-up report No. 4 (Final report)
Date of start of the event 22/04/2014
Date of confirmation of the event 16/07/2014
Report date 22/10/2014
Date submitted to OIE 22/10/2014
Date event resolved 06/10/2014
Reason for notification New strain of a listed disease
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent Highly pathogenic avian influenza virus
Serotype H5N6
Nature of diagnosis Clinical, Laboratory (advanced)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (12/08/2014)
Follow-up report No. 1 (22/08/2014)
Follow-up report No. 2 (04/09/2014)
Follow-up report No. 3 (20/09/2014)
Follow-up report No. 4 (22/10/2014)
Outbreaks There are no new outbreaks in this report
Epidemiology
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Unknown or inconclusive
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Movement control inside the country
  • Screening
  • Disinfection / Disinfestation
  • Stamping out
  • Control of wildlife reservoirs
  • 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.