Foot and mouth disease,
Algeria
Information received on 17/10/2018 from Dr Hachimi Karim Kaddour, Directeur des Services Vétérinaires (CVO), Direction des Services Vétérinaires, Ministère de l’Agriculture, du Développement Rural et de la Pêche, Alger, Algeria
Summary
Report type Follow-up report No. 4
Date of start of the event 20/06/2018
Date of confirmation of the event 22/06/2018
Report date 17/10/2018
Date submitted to OIE 17/10/2018
Date event resolved 20/06/2019
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 03/05/2015
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent Foot and mouth disease virus
Serotype O
Nature of diagnosis Clinical, Laboratory (advanced)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (28/06/2018)
Follow-up report No. 1 (09/07/2018)
Follow-up report No. 2 (19/07/2018)
Follow-up report No. 3 (06/09/2018)
Follow-up report No. 4 (17/10/2018)
Follow-up report No. 5 (31/12/2018)
Follow-up report No. 6 (07/03/2019)
Follow-up report No. 7 (05/05/2019)
Follow-up report No. 8 (08/05/2019)
Follow-up report No. 9 (19/05/2019)
Follow-up report No. 10 (03/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 11 (17/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 12 (01/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 13 (09/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 14 (16/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 15 (23/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 16 (06/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 17 (14/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 18 (20/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 19 (09/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 20 (16/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 21 (23/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 22 (30/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 23 (06/11/2019)
Follow-up report No. 24 (13/11/2019)
Follow-up report No. 25 (20/11/2019)
Follow-up report No. 26 (27/11/2019)
Follow-up report No. 27 (02/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 28 (15/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 29 (26/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 30 (02/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 31 (09/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 32 (16/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 33 (29/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 34 (06/02/2020)
Follow-up report No. 35 (20/02/2020)
Follow-up report No. 36 (05/03/2020)
Follow-up report No. 37 (19/03/2020)
Follow-up report No. 38 (26/03/2020)
Follow-up report No. 39 (09/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 40 (16/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 41 (23/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 42 (30/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 43 (07/05/2020)
Follow-up report No. 44 (14/05/2020)
Follow-up report No. 45 (21/05/2020)
Follow-up report No. 46 (04/06/2020)
New outbreaks (11)
Outbreak 1 Chlef, Chlef, Chlef, Chlef
Date of start of the outbreak 11/07/2018
Outbreak status Resolved (31/07/2018)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 17 8 0 0 17
Outbreak 2 Maghnia, Maghnia, Maghnia, Tlemcen
Date of start of the outbreak 23/07/2018
Outbreak status Resolved (13/08/2018)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 9 3 0 0 9
Outbreak 3 Tlemcen, Tlemcen, Tlemcen, Tlemcen
Date of start of the outbreak 23/07/2018
Outbreak status Resolved (12/08/2018)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 15 3 3 0 12
Outbreak 4 Chetouane, Chetouane, Chetouane, Tlemcen
Date of start of the outbreak 26/07/2018
Outbreak status Resolved (14/08/2018)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 2 2 1 0 1
Outbreak 5 Sidi Rached, Sidi Rached, Ahmar El Ain, Tipaza
Date of start of the outbreak 30/07/2018
Outbreak status Resolved (19/08/2018)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 9 5 0 0 9
Outbreak 6 Rabta, Rabta, El hamadia, Bordj Bou Arreridj
Date of start of the outbreak 20/08/2018
Outbreak status Resolved (09/09/2018)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 6 2 0 0 6
Outbreak 7 Tizi Ouzou, Tizi Ouzou, Tizi Ouzou, Tizi Ouzou
Date of start of the outbreak 24/08/2018
Outbreak status Resolved (13/09/2018)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 6 3 0 0 6
Outbreak 8 Azazga, Azazga, Azazga, Tizi Ouzou
Date of start of the outbreak 28/08/2018
Outbreak status Resolved (17/09/2018)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 3 3 1 0 2
Outbreak 9 Bir touta, Bir touta, Bir touta, Alger
Date of start of the outbreak 14/09/2018
Outbreak status Resolved (04/12/2018)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 11 11 1 0 10
Outbreak 10 Tessalat El Merdja, Tessalat El Merdja, Bir Touta, Alger
Date of start of the outbreak 19/09/2018
Outbreak status Resolved (09/12/2018)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 14 14 0 0 14
Outbreak 11 Sidi Naâmane, Sidi Naâmane, Draa Ben Khedda, Tizi Ouzou
Date of start of the outbreak 19/09/2018
Outbreak status Resolved (09/12/2018)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 5 5 0 0 5
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 11
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 97 59 6 0 91
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Cattle 60.82% 6.19% 10.17% 100.00%
*Removed from the susceptible population through death, destruction and/or slaughter
Epidemiology
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Unknown or inconclusive
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Slaughter
  • Disinfection
  • Selective killing and disposal
  • Surveillance within containment and/or protection zone
  • Surveillance outside containment and/or protection zone
  • Movement control inside the country
  • Vaccination permitted (if a vaccine exists)
  • 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