Highly pathogenic avian influenza,
Malaysia
Information received on 25/09/2017 from Dr Quaza Nizamuddin Bin Hassan Nizam, Deputy Director General (Veterinary Health), Department of veterinary services, Division of livestock resources & technology development, Putrajaya, Malaysia
Summary
Report type Follow-up report No. 2 (Final report)
Date of start of the event 28/02/2017
Date of confirmation of the event 06/03/2017
Report date 25/09/2017
Date submitted to OIE 25/09/2017
Date event resolved 01/04/2017
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 10/06/2007
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent Highly pathogenic avian influenza virus
Serotype H5N1
Nature of diagnosis Clinical, Laboratory (advanced)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (08/03/2017)
Follow-up report No. 1 (27/03/2017)
Follow-up report No. 2 (25/09/2017)
New outbreaks (25)
Outbreak 1 (VRI-002521-2017) Kg. Padang Layang, Pendek, Larak, Kota Bharu, KELANTAN
Date of start of the outbreak 08/03/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (01/04/2017)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 25 10 0 25 0
Affected population Backyard village chicken
Outbreak 2 (VRI-002515-2017) Kg. Titian (Gertak) Lembu. Teluk Kandis, Salor, Pendek, Kota Bharu, KELANTAN
Date of start of the outbreak 08/03/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (01/04/2017)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 45 5 0 45 0
Affected population Backyard village chicken
Outbreak 3 (VRI-002959-2017) Kg. Paloh, Bukit Panau, Tanah Merah, KELANTAN
Date of start of the outbreak 12/03/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (01/04/2017)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 5 5 0 5 0
Affected population Backyard village chicken
Outbreak 4 (VRI-002724-2017) Kg. Aur Duri, Salor, Kota Bharu, KELANTAN
Date of start of the outbreak 12/03/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (01/04/2017)
Epidemiological unit Village
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 75 5 0 75 0
Affected population Backyard village chicken and ducks.
Outbreak 5 (VRI-002811-2017) Berek 12, Panji, Kota Bharu, KELANTAN
Date of start of the outbreak 13/03/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (01/04/2017)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 30 5 0 30 0
Affected population Backyard village chicken
Outbreak 6 (VRI-002816-2017) Kg. Padang Mengkali, Peringat, Kota Bharu, KELANTAN
Date of start of the outbreak 13/03/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (01/04/2017)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 65 5 0 65 0
Affected population Backyard village chicken, ducks and geese
Outbreak 7 (VRI-002818-2017) Kg. Jaya, Pasir Hor, Kota, Kota Bharu, KELANTAN
Date of start of the outbreak 13/03/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (01/04/2017)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 20 5 0 20 0
Affected population Backyard village chicken
Outbreak 8 (VRI-002817-2017) Kg. Machang Bobok, Pringat, Kota Bharu, KELANTAN
Date of start of the outbreak 13/03/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (01/04/2017)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 70 5 0 70 0
Affected population Backyard village chickens and ducks
Outbreak 9 (VR_-002822-2017) Kg. Kenali, Kenali, Kubang Krian, Kota Bharu, KELANTAN
Date of start of the outbreak 13/03/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (01/04/2017)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 7 5 0 7 0
Affected population Pet birds
Outbreak 10 (VRI-002841-2017) Kg. Dusun Durian, Gajah Mati, Bachok, KELANTAN
Date of start of the outbreak 13/03/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (01/04/2017)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 30 5 0 30 0
Affected population Backyard village chicken
Outbreak 11 (VRI-003122-2017) Kg. Padang Pak Omar, Selinsing, Pasir Puteh, KELANTAN
Date of start of the outbreak 14/03/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (01/04/2017)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 40 5 0 40 0
Affected population Backyard ducks
Outbreak 12 (VRI-003001-2017) Kg. Parit Gopi, Salor, Kota Bharu, KELANTAN
Date of start of the outbreak 14/03/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (01/04/2017)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 30 10 0 30 0
Affected population Backyard village chicken
Outbreak 13 (VRI-002983-2017) Kg. Garong, Gerun, Tumpat, KELANTAN
Date of start of the outbreak 14/03/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (01/04/2017)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 8 5 0 8 0
Affected population Backyard village chickens
Outbreak 14 (VRI003125-2017) Kg. Tualang Rendah, Wakaf Bunut, Pasir Puteh, KELANTAN
Date of start of the outbreak 15/03/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (01/04/2017)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 5 5 0 5 0
Affected population Backyard village chickens
Outbreak 15 (VRI-003118-2017) Kg. Kebakat, Wakaf Baru, Kota Bharu, KELANTAN
Date of start of the outbreak 15/03/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (01/04/2017)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 20 5 0 20 0
Affected population Backyard village chickens
Outbreak 16 (VRI-003120-2017) Kg. Cherang Melintang, Jalan Besar, Tumpat, KELANTAN
Date of start of the outbreak 15/03/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (01/04/2017)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 15 5 0 15 0
Affected population Backyard village chicken
Outbreak 17 (VRI-003277-2017) Kg. Kubang Bemban, Kubang Gadong, Pasir Mas, KELANTAN
Date of start of the outbreak 16/03/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (01/04/2017)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 30 5 0 30 0
Affected population Backyard village chickens
Outbreak 18 (VRI-003290-2017) Kg. Repek, Repek, Pasir Mas, KELANTAN
Date of start of the outbreak 16/03/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (01/04/2017)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 10 5 0 10 0
Affected population Backyard village chickens
Outbreak 19 (VRI-003561-2017) Kg. Aman, Kandis, Telong, Bachok, KELANTAN
Date of start of the outbreak 23/03/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (01/04/2017)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 30 5 0 30 0
Affected population Backyard village chicken
Outbreak 20 (VRI-003557-2017) Kg. Kor, Batu 8, Kuala Krai, Kota Bharu, KELANTAN
Date of start of the outbreak 23/03/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (01/04/2017)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 4 2 0 4 0
Affected population Backyard guinea fowls
Outbreak 21 (VRI-003541-2017) Kg. Jalan Mujur, Jelawat, Bachok, KELANTAN
Date of start of the outbreak 23/03/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (01/04/2017)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 65 5 0 65 0
Affected population Backyard village chickens, ducks and pet birds
Outbreak 22 (VRI-003558-2017) Kg. Gong Wayang, Telong, Bachok, KELANTAN
Date of start of the outbreak 23/03/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (01/04/2017)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 14000 5 0 14000 0
Affected population Backyard broiler chickens
Outbreak 23 (VRI-003559-2017) Kg. Kandis, Telong, Bachok, KELANTAN
Date of start of the outbreak 23/03/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (01/04/2017)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 250 5 0 250 0
Affected population Backyard village chickens
Outbreak 24 (VRI-003560-2017) Kg. Baru, Beris Lalang, Bachok, KELANTAN
Date of start of the outbreak 23/03/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (01/04/2017)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 40 5 0 40 0
Affected population Backyard village chickens, ducks and geese
Outbreak 25 (VRI-003604-2017) Kg. Belukar, Delima, Tumpat, KELANTAN
Date of start of the outbreak 26/03/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (01/04/2017)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 5 5 0 5 0
Affected population Backyard turkeys
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 25
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 14924 132 0 14924 0
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Birds 0.88% 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
  • Movement control inside the country
  • Surveillance outside containment and/or protection zone
  • Screening
  • Quarantine
  • Stamping out
  • Zoning
  • Disinfection
  • Vaccination prohibited
  • No treatment of affected animals
Measures to be applied
  • No other measures
Diagnostic test results
Laboratory name and type Species Test Test date Result
Veterinary Research Institute (VRI) (Regional Reference Laboratory) Birds reverse transcription - polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) 06/03/2017 Positive
Veterinary Research Institute (VRI) (Regional Reference Laboratory) Birds reverse transcription - polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) 08/03/2017 Positive
Veterinary Research Institute (VRI) (Regional Reference Laboratory) Birds reverse transcription - polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) 09/03/2017 Positive
Veterinary Research Institute (VRI) (Regional Reference Laboratory) Birds reverse transcription - polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) 13/03/2017 Positive
Veterinary Research Institute (VRI) (Regional Reference Laboratory) Birds reverse transcription - polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) 14/03/2017 Positive
Veterinary Research Institute (VRI) (Regional Reference Laboratory) Birds reverse transcription - polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) 15/03/2017 Positive
Veterinary Research Institute (VRI) (Regional Reference Laboratory) Birds reverse transcription - polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) 16/03/2017 Positive
Veterinary Research Institute (VRI) (Regional Reference Laboratory) Birds reverse transcription - polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) 17/03/2017 Positive
Veterinary Research Institute (VRI) (Regional Reference Laboratory) Birds reverse transcription - polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) 25/03/2017 Positive
Veterinary Research Institute (VRI) (Regional Reference Laboratory) Birds reverse transcription - polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) 28/03/2017 Positive
Future Reporting
The event is resolved. No more reports will be submitted.
Map of outbreak locations