African swine fever,
Information received on 05/08/2019 from Dr Nikolay Vlasov, Deputy Head, Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance , Ministry of Agriculture, Moscou, Russia
Report type Immediate notification
Date of start of the event 30/07/2019
Date of confirmation of the event 03/08/2019
Report date 05/08/2019
Date submitted to OIE 05/08/2019
Reason for notification First occurrence of a listed disease
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent African swine fever virus
Nature of diagnosis Clinical, Laboratory (basic), Laboratory (advanced)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (05/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 1 (08/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 2 (15/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 3 (22/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 4 (29/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 5 (05/09/2019)
Follow-up report No. 6 (12/09/2019)
Follow-up report No. 7 (23/09/2019)
Follow-up report No. 8 (30/09/2019)
Follow-up report No. 9 (09/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 10 (23/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 11 (05/11/2019)
Follow-up report No. 12 (13/11/2019)
Follow-up report No. 13 (21/11/2019)
Follow-up report No. 14 (28/11/2019)
Follow-up report No. 15 (05/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 16 (12/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 17 (19/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 18 (26/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 19 (13/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 20 (20/01/2020)
New outbreaks (1)
Outbreak 1 Pogranichny, Pogranichny, Primorskiy Kray
Date of start of the outbreak 30/07/2019
Outbreak status Resolved (05/09/2019)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 70 26 26 44 0
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 1
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 70 26 26 44 0
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Swine 37.14% 37.14% 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
  • Movement control inside the country
  • Surveillance within containment and/or protection zone
  • Screening
  • Quarantine
  • Official disposal of carcasses, by-products and waste
  • Control of wildlife reservoirs
  • Disinfection
  • 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
Primorskaya Veterinary Laboratory (Local laboratory) Swine polymerase chain reaction (PCR) 31/07/2019 Positive
All-Russian Research Institute for Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine polymerase chain reaction (PCR) 03/08/2019 Positive
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.
Map of outbreak locations