Spring viraemia of carp,
Information received on 31/07/2019 from Dr Darius Remeika, Director of the State Food and Veterinary, State Food and Veterinary Service, Ministry of Agriculture, VILNIUS, Lithuania
Report type Immediate notification (Final report)
Date of start of the event 25/04/2019
Date of confirmation of the event 29/04/2019
Report date 31/07/2019
Date submitted to OIE 31/07/2019
Date event resolved 22/05/2019
Reason for notification First occurrence of a listed disease
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Nature of diagnosis Laboratory (basic)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
New outbreaks (1)
Outbreak 1 Antakalnio village, Utena
Date of start of the outbreak 25/04/2019
Outbreak status Resolved (22/05/2019)
Epidemiological unit Pond
Water type Fresh water
Population type Farmed
Production system Semi-closed
Affected animals
Species Morbidity Mortality Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Common carp (Cyprinus carpio) (kg) 1 (scale 0 to 5) 1 (scale 0 to 5) 100 5 5 95 0
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 1
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Common carp (Cyprinus carpio) (kg) 100 5 5 95 0
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Common carp (Cyprinus carpio) (kg) 5.00% 5.00% 100.00% 100.00%
*Removed from the susceptible population through death, destruction and/or slaughter
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Unknown or inconclusive
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Disinfection
  • Stamping out
  • 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 Food and Veterinary Risk Assessment Institute (Regional Reference Laboratory) Common carp (Cyprinus carpio) antigen (Ag) detection ELISA 29/04/2019 Positive
Future Reporting
The event is resolved. No more reports will be submitted.
Map of outbreak locations