Highly pathogenic avian influenza,
Hungary
Information received on 09/10/2017 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. 16 (Final report)
Date of start of the event 01/11/2016
Date of confirmation of the event 03/11/2016
Report date 09/10/2017
Date submitted to OIE 09/10/2017
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 (13)
Outbreak 1 Püspökladány, Hajdu-Bihar
Date of start of the outbreak 24/11/2016
Outbreak status Resolved (24/11/2016)
Epidemiological unit Village
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Mallard:Anas platyrhynchos(Anatidae) 2 2 0 0
Outbreak 2 Tata, Komarom-Esztergom
Date of start of the outbreak 29/11/2016
Outbreak status Resolved (29/11/2016)
Epidemiological unit Village
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) 3 3 0 0
Outbreak 3 Kocs, Komarom-Esztergom
Date of start of the outbreak 28/12/2016
Outbreak status Resolved (28/12/2016)
Epidemiological unit Village
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Lesser white-fronted goose:Anser erythropus(Anatidae) 1 1 0 0
Outbreak 4 Budapest, Budapest
Date of start of the outbreak 04/01/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (04/01/2017)
Epidemiological unit Other
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Accipitridae (unidentified):Accipitridae (incognita)(Accipitridae) 2 2 0 0
Affected population Captured wild birds
Outbreak 5 Jászberény, Jasz-Nagykun-Szolnok
Date of start of the outbreak 05/01/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (05/01/2017)
Epidemiological unit Village
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) 1 1 0 0
White Stork:Ciconia ciconia(Ciconiidae) 1 1 0 0
Affected population Captured wild birds
Outbreak 6 Ecser, Pest
Date of start of the outbreak 28/01/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (28/01/2017)
Epidemiological unit Village
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Accipitridae (unidentified):Accipitridae (incognita)(Accipitridae) 3 3 0 0
Affected population Captured wild birds
Outbreak 7 Gyulakeszi, Veszprem
Date of start of the outbreak 29/01/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (29/01/2017)
Epidemiological unit Village
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Greylag Goose:Anser anser(Anatidae) 2 2 0 0
Affected population Captured wild birds
Outbreak 8 Fertoszéplak, Gyor-Moson-Sopron
Date of start of the outbreak 09/02/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (09/02/2017)
Epidemiological unit Village
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Peregrin falcon:Falco peregrinus(Falconidae) 1 1 0 0
Affected population Captured wild bird
Outbreak 9 Abádszalók, Jasz-Nagykun-Szolnok
Date of start of the outbreak 21/02/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (30/03/2017)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 1800 0
Affected population 1800 breeding pheasants
Outbreak 10 Áporka, Pest
Date of start of the outbreak 08/03/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (08/03/2017)
Epidemiological unit Village
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) 1 1 0 0
Outbreak 11 Szomód, Komarom-Esztergom
Date of start of the outbreak 14/03/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (14/03/2017)
Epidemiological unit Village
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Eurasian buzzard (common buzzard):Buteo buteo(Accipitridae) 1 1 0 0
Outbreak 12 Csörötnek, Vas
Date of start of the outbreak 17/03/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (17/03/2017)
Epidemiological unit Village
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) 1 1 0 0
Outbreak 13 Cserhátsurány, Nograd
Date of start of the outbreak 20/03/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (20/03/2017)
Epidemiological unit Village
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Black-headed Gull:Larus ridibundus(Laridae) 1 1 0 0
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 13
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Mallard:Anas platyrhynchos(Anatidae) 2 2 0 0
Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) 6 6 0 0
Lesser white-fronted goose:Anser erythropus(Anatidae) 1 1 0 0
Accipitridae (unidentified):Accipitridae (incognita)(Accipitridae) 5 5 0 0
White Stork:Ciconia ciconia(Ciconiidae) 1 1 0 0
Greylag Goose:Anser anser(Anatidae) 2 2 0 0
Peregrin falcon:Falco peregrinus(Falconidae) 1 1 0 0
Birds 1800 ** 0
Eurasian buzzard (common buzzard):Buteo buteo(Accipitridae) 1 1 0 0
Black-headed Gull:Larus ridibundus(Laridae) 1 1 0 0
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Mallard:Anas platyrhynchos(Anatidae) ** ** 100.00% **
Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) ** ** 100.00% **
Lesser white-fronted goose:Anser erythropus(Anatidae) ** ** 100.00% **
Accipitridae (unidentified):Accipitridae (incognita)(Accipitridae) ** ** 100.00% **
White Stork:Ciconia ciconia(Ciconiidae) ** ** 100.00% **
Greylag Goose:Anser anser(Anatidae) ** ** 100.00% **
Peregrin falcon:Falco peregrinus(Falconidae) ** ** 100.00% **
Birds ** ** ** **
Eurasian buzzard (common buzzard):Buteo buteo(Accipitridae) ** ** 100.00% **
Black-headed Gull:Larus ridibundus(Laridae) ** ** 100.00% **
*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
  • Traceability
  • Official disposal of carcasses, by-products and waste
  • Stamping out
  • 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 resolved. No more reports will be submitted.
Map of outbreak locations