African swine fever,
Vietnam
Information received on 20/02/2019 from Dr Dong Pham Van, Director General, Chief Veterinary Officer, Department of Animal Health, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, Hanoļ, Vietnam
Summary
Report type Immediate notification
Date of start of the event 01/02/2019
Date of confirmation of the event 18/02/2019
Report date 20/02/2019
Date submitted to OIE 20/02/2019
Reason for notification First occurrence of a listed disease in the country
Causal agent African swine fever virus
Nature of diagnosis Clinical, Laboratory (advanced)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (20/02/2019)
Follow-up report No. 1 (25/02/2019)
Follow-up report No. 2 (25/02/2019)
Follow-up report No. 3 (27/02/2019)
Follow-up report No. 4 (03/03/2019)
Follow-up report No. 5 (04/03/2019)
Follow-up report No. 6 (07/03/2019)
Follow-up report No. 7 (13/03/2019)
Follow-up report No. 8 (17/03/2019)
Follow-up report No. 9 (19/03/2019)
Follow-up report No. 10 (20/03/2019)
Follow-up report No. 11 (23/03/2019)
Follow-up report No. 12 (28/03/2019)
Follow-up report No. 13 (14/05/2019)
Follow-up report No. 14 (20/05/2019)
Follow-up report No. 15 (26/05/2019)
Follow-up report No. 16 (31/05/2019)
Follow-up report No. 17 (05/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 18 (11/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 19 (15/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 20 (17/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 21 (21/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 22 (25/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 23 (04/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 24 (09/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 25 (26/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 26 (31/08/2019)
Outbreaks There are no new outbreaks in this report
Epidemiology
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Unknown or inconclusive
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Disinfection
  • Stamping out
  • Quarantine
  • 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
Diagnostic test results
Laboratory name and type Species Test Test date Result
National Center for Veterinary Diagnostics (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 02/02/2019 Positive
Regional Animal Health Office no. 6 (RAHO6) (National laboratory) Swine virus sequencing 18/02/2019 Positive
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.