Lumpy skin disease,
Russia
Information received on 29/07/2019 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 20/07/2019
Date of confirmation of the event 26/07/2019
Report date 29/07/2019
Date submitted to OIE 29/07/2019
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 10/05/2019
Manifestation of disease Sub-clinical infection
Causal agent Lumpy skin disease virus
Nature of diagnosis Laboratory (basic)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (29/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 1 (07/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 2 (14/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 3 (21/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 4 (27/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 5 (04/09/2019)
Follow-up report No. 6 (12/09/2019)
Follow-up report No. 7 (19/09/2019)
Follow-up report No. 8 (25/09/2019)
Follow-up report No. 9 (09/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 10 (23/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 11 (29/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 12 (06/11/2019)
New outbreaks (2)
Outbreak 1 Lugovskoe, Rovensky, Saratovskaya Oblast
Date of start of the outbreak 20/07/2019
Outbreak status Resolved (27/09/2019)
Epidemiological unit Village
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 31 5 0 0 0
Outbreak 2 Rovenskoe, Rovensky, Saratovskaya Oblast
Date of start of the outbreak 20/07/2019
Outbreak status Resolved (27/09/2019)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 97 3 0 0 0
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 2
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 128 8 0 0 0
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Cattle 6.25% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
*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
  • Screening
  • Quarantine
  • Official disposal of carcasses, by-products and waste
  • Zoning
  • Disinfection
  • Disinfestation
  • Process to inactivate the pathogenic agent in products or by-products
  • 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
Engelsskaya veterinary laboratory (Local laboratory) Cattle polymerase chain reaction (PCR) 26/07/2019 Positive
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.
Map of outbreak locations