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Event summary: Lumpy skin disease, Georgia
Start of event 01/11/2016
Confirmation 07/11/2016
Report date 08/11/2016
Submission date 08/11/2016
Reason First occurrence in the country
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Number of outbreaks 4
Date resolved 05/01/2017
Epidemiological comments The distance between Ghebi and Glola is about 17 km. Both villages share a common summer pasture in the mountains. The central level veterinarians visited both villages and took the following samples: blood, serum, scab and exudates from lesions (nodules).
Georgia has submitted the following immediate notification and follow-up report (s) to OIE.

View Report Date Date submitted to OIE Report Type
Full report 08/11/2016 08/11/2016 Immediate notification
Full report 02/12/2016 02/12/2016 Follow-up Report 1
Full report 03/02/2017 03/02/2017 Follow-up Report 2 (Resolved : 05/01/2017 Final report )