Highly pathogenic avian influenza,
Hungary
Information received on 24/02/2017 from Dr Lajos Bognár, Deputy State Secretary Chief Veterinary Officer, Food Chain Safety Department, Ministry of Agriculture, Budapest, Hungary
Summary
Report type Follow-up report No. 10
Date of start of the event 01/11/2016
Date of confirmation of the event 03/11/2016
Report date 24/02/2017
Date submitted to OIE 24/02/2017
Date event resolved 24/04/2017
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 26/10/2016
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent Highly pathogenic avian influenza virus
Serotype H5N8
Nature of diagnosis Laboratory (advanced)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (04/11/2016)
Follow-up report No. 1 (14/11/2016)
Follow-up report No. 2 (15/11/2016)
Follow-up report No. 3 (22/11/2016)
Follow-up report No. 4 (06/12/2016)
Follow-up report No. 5 (07/12/2016)
Follow-up report No. 6 (13/12/2016)
Follow-up report No. 7 (14/12/2016)
Follow-up report No. 8 (15/12/2016)
Follow-up report No. 9 (29/12/2016)
Follow-up report No. 10 (24/02/2017)
Follow-up report No. 11 (28/02/2017)
Follow-up report No. 12 (13/03/2017)
Follow-up report No. 13 (12/04/2017)
Follow-up report No. 14 (26/04/2017)
Follow-up report No. 15 (16/06/2017)
Follow-up report No. 16 (09/10/2017)
New outbreaks (19)
Outbreak 1 Üllés, Csongrad
Date of start of the outbreak 23/12/2016
Outbreak status Resolved (10/03/2017)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 112 57 38 74 0
Affected population Mixed backyard flock
Outbreak 2 Csólyospálos, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 23/12/2016
Outbreak status Resolved (23/12/2016)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 2850
Affected population Ducks
Outbreak 3 Ruzsa, Csongrad
Date of start of the outbreak 28/12/2016
Outbreak status Resolved (10/03/2017)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 70020 1880 1330 68690 0
Affected population Ducks
Outbreak 4 Kunfehértó, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 28/12/2016
Outbreak status Resolved (11/02/2017)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 27220 300 100 27120 0
Affected population Ducks
Outbreak 5 Tázlár, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 29/12/2016
Outbreak status Resolved (10/03/2017)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 45000 449 449 44551 0
Affected population 15,000 ducks, 30,000 geese
Outbreak 6 Derekegyháza, Csongrad
Date of start of the outbreak 02/01/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (02/01/2017)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 100 49 21 51 0
Affected population 40 hens, 40 ducks, 20 guinea fowls
Outbreak 7 Mélykút, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 03/01/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (13/02/2017)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 69200 600 200 69000 0
Affected population Ducks
Outbreak 8 Csépa, Jasz-Nagykun-Szolnok
Date of start of the outbreak 12/01/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (15/01/2017)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 4900 320 110 4790 0
Affected population Geese
Outbreak 9 Szeghalom, Bekes
Date of start of the outbreak 12/01/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (14/01/2017)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 150 150 120 30 0
Affected population Backyard flock of hens, turkeys, ducks and guinea-fowls.
Outbreak 10 Csökmo, Hajdu-Bihar
Date of start of the outbreak 12/01/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (13/01/2017)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 36 18 18 18 0
Affected population 11 hens, 10 ducks, 15 guinea-fowls
Outbreak 11 Hódmezovásárhely, Csongrad
Date of start of the outbreak 12/01/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (13/01/2017)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 242 38 34 208 0
Affected population Backyard flock of hens, geese, ducks, guinea-fowls and pigeons.
Outbreak 12 Kiskunmajsa, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 12/01/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (15/01/2017)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 100 26 26 74 0
Affected population 50 hens, 33 roosters, 10 turkeys, 7 guinea-fowls
Outbreak 13 Fábiánsebestyén, Csongrad
Date of start of the outbreak 16/01/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (18/01/2017)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 6522 403 98 6424 0
Affected population Geese
Outbreak 14 Ásványráró, Gyor-Moson-Sopron
Date of start of the outbreak 17/01/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (21/01/2017)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 28999 6000 5900 23099 0
Affected population Hens
Outbreak 15 Érsekcsanád, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 17/01/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (10/03/2017)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 40577 3229 1929 38648 0
Affected population Ducks
Outbreak 16 Nagytevel, Veszprem
Date of start of the outbreak 19/01/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (23/01/2017)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 27500 3366 485 27015 0
Affected population Turkeys
Outbreak 17 Mezohék, Jasz-Nagykun-Szolnok
Date of start of the outbreak 24/01/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (05/02/2017)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 120000 280 200 119800 0
Affected population Hens
Outbreak 18 Mike, Somogy
Date of start of the outbreak 14/02/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (17/02/2017)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 2000 600 200 1800 0
Affected population Turkeys
Outbreak 19 Abádszalók, Jasz-Nagykun-Szolnok
Date of start of the outbreak 18/02/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (10/03/2017)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 10000 2000 2000 8000 0
Affected population Pheasants
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 19
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 455528 19765 ** 13258 439392 0
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Birds ** ** ** **
*Removed from the susceptible population through death, destruction and/or slaughter
**Not calculated because of missing information
Epidemiology
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Unknown or inconclusive
  • Fomites (humans, vehicles, feed, etc.)
  • Airborne spread
  • Contact with wild species
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Movement control inside the country
  • Disinfection
  • Traceability
  • Stamping out
  • Official disposal of carcasses, by-products and waste
  • Surveillance within containment and/or protection zone
  • Zoning
  • Vaccination prohibited
  • No treatment of affected animals
Measures to be applied
  • No other measures
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.
Map of outbreak locations