Information received on 22/08/2019 from Dr Georgi Avetisyan, Head, Food Safety Inspection Body of the Government of the Republic of Armenia, e ARM Ministry of Agriculture of the Republic of Armenia, YEREVAN, Armenia
Report type Immediate notification
Date of start of the event 15/08/2019
Date of confirmation of the event 16/08/2019
Report date 22/08/2019
Date submitted to OIE 22/08/2019
Date event resolved 30/08/2019
Reason for notification First occurrence of a listed disease
Manifestation of disease Sub-clinical infection
Causal agent Leishmania spp.
Nature of diagnosis Laboratory (basic)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (22/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 1 (31/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 2 (29/10/2019)
New outbreaks (1)
Outbreak 1 (31514) Yerevan, Yerevan, Yerevan
Date of start of the outbreak 15/08/2019
Outbreak status Resolved (16/08/2019)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Dogs 1 1 0 1 0
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 1
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Dogs 1 1 0 1 0
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Dogs 100.00% 0.00% 0.00% 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
  • Stamping out
  • Vaccination prohibited
  • No treatment of affected animals
Measures to be applied
  • No other measures
Diagnostic test results
Laboratory name and type Species Test Test date Result
Rebublican Veterinary and Phytosanitary Center of Laboratory Services (National laboratory) Dogs rapid tests 16/08/2019 Positive
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.
Map of outbreak locations