African swine fever,
Hungary
Information received on 29/08/2019 from Dr Lajos Bognár, Deputy State Secretary Chief Veterinary Officer, Food Chain Safety Department, Ministry of Agriculture, Budapest, Hungary
Summary
Report type Immediate notification
Date of start of the event 21/08/2019
Date of confirmation of the event 28/08/2019
Report date 29/08/2019
Date submitted to OIE 29/08/2019
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 19/08/2019
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent African swine fever virus
Nature of diagnosis Laboratory (advanced)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (29/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 1 (03/09/2019)
Follow-up report No. 2 (11/09/2019)
Follow-up report No. 3 (17/09/2019)
Follow-up report No. 4 (24/09/2019)
Follow-up report No. 5 (01/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 6 (08/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 7 (15/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 8 (24/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 9 (29/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 10 (13/11/2019)
Follow-up report No. 11 (18/11/2019)
New outbreaks (4)
Outbreak 1 Poroszló, Heves
Date of start of the outbreak 21/08/2019
Outbreak status Resolved (22/08/2019)
Epidemiological unit Forest
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 1 1 0 0
Outbreak 2 Poroszló, Heves
Date of start of the outbreak 21/08/2019
Outbreak status Resolved (22/08/2019)
Epidemiological unit Forest
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 2 2 0 0
Outbreak 3 Tiszakeszi, Borsod-Abauj-Zemplen
Date of start of the outbreak 26/08/2019
Outbreak status Resolved (27/08/2019)
Epidemiological unit Forest
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 1 1 0 0
Outbreak 4 Tiszakeszi, Borsod-Abauj-Zemplen
Date of start of the outbreak 26/08/2019
Outbreak status Resolved (27/08/2019)
Epidemiological unit Forest
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 1 1 0 0
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 4
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 5 5 0 0
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) ** ** 100.00% **
*Removed from the susceptible population through death, destruction and/or slaughter
**Not calculated because of missing information
Epidemiology
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Unknown or inconclusive
Epidemiological comments These cases are considered one new epidemiological unit along the Tisza river, south of the M3 motorway.
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Movement control inside the country
  • Surveillance outside containment and/or protection zone
  • Surveillance within containment and/or protection zone
  • Traceability
  • Official disposal of carcasses, by-products and waste
  • Control of wildlife reservoirs
  • Zoning
  • 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
Veterinary Diagnostic Directorate (National laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 28/08/2019 Positive
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.
Map of outbreak locations