Sheep pox and goat pox,
Russia
Information received on 12/07/2019 from Dr Nikolay Vlasov, Deputy Head, Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance , Ministry of Agriculture, Moscou, Russia
Summary
Report type Immediate notification
Date of start of the event 10/07/2019
Date of confirmation of the event 11/07/2019
Report date 12/07/2019
Date submitted to OIE 12/07/2019
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 21/03/2019
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent Sheep pox and goat pox virus
Nature of diagnosis Clinical, Laboratory (basic)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (12/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 1 (07/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 2 (14/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 3 (20/09/2019)
Follow-up report No. 4 (25/09/2019)
Follow-up report No. 5 (01/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 6 (09/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 7 (25/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 8 (28/11/2019)
New outbreaks (1)
Outbreak 1 Maslovsky, Zarajsky, Moskovskaya Oblast
Date of start of the outbreak 10/07/2019
Outbreak status Resolved (08/08/2019)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep 33 6 0 33 0
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 1
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep 33 6 0 33 0
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Sheep 18.18% 0.00% 0.00% 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
  • Movement control inside the country
  • Surveillance outside containment and/or protection zone
  • Screening
  • Quarantine
  • Official disposal of carcasses, by-products and waste
  • Disinfection
  • Vaccination permitted (if a vaccine exists)
  • No treatment of affected animals
Measures to be applied
  • Vaccination in response to the outbreak (s)
  • Selective killing and disposal
Diagnostic test results
Laboratory name and type Species Test Test date Result
All-Russian Research Institute for Animal Health (FGBI-ARRIAH) (National laboratory) Sheep polymerase chain reaction (PCR) 11/07/2019 Positive
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.
Map of outbreak locations