Bovine spongiform encephalopathy,
Slovenia
Information received on 29/09/2015 from Mrs Simona Salamon, Head of Audit, Administration Directorate, Ministry of Agriculture, forestry and food, Administration of the Republic of Slovenia for food safety, veterinary sector and plant protection, LJUBLJANA, Slovenia
Summary
Report type Follow-up report No. 1 (Final report)
Date of start of the event 16/09/2015
Date of confirmation of the event 16/09/2015
Report date 29/09/2015
Date submitted to OIE 29/09/2015
Date event resolved 29/09/2015
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 2007
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent Prion
Nature of diagnosis Laboratory (advanced)
This event pertains to the whole country
Related reports Immediate notification (18/09/2015)
Follow-up report No. 1 (29/09/2015)
Outbreaks There are no new outbreaks in this report
Epidemiology
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Unknown or inconclusive
Epidemiological comments European Union Reference Laboratory, Animal and Plant Health Agency (APHA), Weybridge (United Kingdom) informed about final results - positive for atypical H-type BSE.
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Traceability
  • Stamping out
  • 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.