Newcastle disease,
Information received on 28/08/2019 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 20/08/2019
Date of confirmation of the event 24/08/2019
Report date 28/08/2019
Date submitted to OIE 28/08/2019
Date event resolved 26/09/2019
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 22/07/2019
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent Newcastle disease virus
Nature of diagnosis Laboratory (basic), Laboratory (advanced)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (28/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 1 (23/10/2019)
New outbreaks (1)
Outbreak 1 Preobrazhenka, Pugachevsky, Saratovskaya Oblast
Date of start of the outbreak 20/08/2019
Outbreak status Resolved (26/09/2019)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 103 103 30 73 0
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 1
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 103 103 30 73 0
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Birds 100.00% 29.13% 29.13% 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
  • Zoning
  • Stamping out
  • Official disposal of carcasses, by-products and waste
  • Quarantine
  • Surveillance within containment and/or protection zone
  • Movement control inside the country
  • 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) Birds polymerase chain reaction (PCR) 24/08/2019 Positive
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.
Map of outbreak locations