Lumpy skin disease,
Information received on 13/06/2017 from Dr Evgueny A. Nepoklonov, Deputy Head, Orlikov per., 1/11, Ministry of Agriculture and Food, MOSCOW, Russia
Report type Immediate notification
Date of start of the event 05/06/2017
Date of confirmation of the event 09/06/2017
Report date 13/06/2017
Date submitted to OIE 13/06/2017
Date event resolved 17/11/2017
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 15/02/2017
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent Lumpy skin disease virus
Nature of diagnosis Clinical, Laboratory (advanced)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (13/06/2017)
Follow-up report No. 1 (29/06/2017)
Follow-up report No. 2 (06/07/2017)
Follow-up report No. 3 (13/07/2017)
Follow-up report No. 4 (24/07/2017)
Follow-up report No. 5 (01/08/2017)
Follow-up report No. 6 (07/08/2017)
Follow-up report No. 7 (10/08/2017)
Follow-up report No. 8 (18/08/2017)
Follow-up report No. 9 (24/08/2017)
Follow-up report No. 10 (31/08/2017)
Follow-up report No. 11 (06/09/2017)
Follow-up report No. 12 (26/09/2017)
Follow-up report No. 13 (13/10/2017)
Follow-up report No. 14 (23/10/2017)
Follow-up report No. 15 (03/11/2017)
Follow-up report No. 16 (17/11/2017)
Follow-up report No. 17 (07/12/2017)
New outbreaks (1)
Outbreak 1 Altata, Dergachevsky, Saratovskaya Oblast
Date of start of the outbreak 05/06/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (07/07/2017)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 12 1 0 1 0
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 1
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 12 1 0 1 0
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Cattle 8.33% 0.00% 0.00% 8.33%
*Removed from the susceptible population through death, destruction and/or slaughter
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Unknown or inconclusive
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Movement control inside the country
  • Vaccination in response to the outbreak (s)
  • Screening
  • Quarantine
  • Official disposal of carcasses, by-products and waste
  • Zoning
  • Disinfection
  • Disinfestation
  • Process to inactivate the pathogenic agent in products or by-products
  • Treatment of affected animals ( )
Measures to be applied
  • No other measures
Diagnostic test results
Laboratory name and type Species Test Test date Result
All-Russian Research Institute for Animal Health (FGBI-ARRIAH) (National laboratory) Cattle polymerase chain reaction (PCR) 09/06/2017 Positive
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.
Map of outbreak locations