Newcastle disease,
Russia
Information received on 25/10/2019 from Dr Nikolay Vlasov, Deputy Head, Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance , Ministry of Agriculture, Moscou, Russia
Summary
Report type Immediate notification
Date of start of the event 09/09/2019
Date of confirmation of the event 07/10/2019
Report date 25/10/2019
Date submitted to OIE 25/10/2019
Date event resolved 25/11/2019
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 2010
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent Newcastle disease virus
Nature of diagnosis Clinical, Laboratory (advanced)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (25/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 1 (31/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 2 (28/11/2019)
New outbreaks (3)
Outbreak 1 Shadrukha, Uglovsky, Altayskiy Kray
Date of start of the outbreak 09/09/2019
Outbreak status Resolved (18/11/2019)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 78 52 52 26 0
Outbreak 2 Bespalovsky, Zmeinogorsky, Altayskiy Kray
Date of start of the outbreak 09/09/2019
Outbreak status Resolved (18/11/2019)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 31 23 23 8 0
Outbreak 3 Pochekuevo, Bolsherechensky, Omskaya Oblast
Date of start of the outbreak 02/10/2019
Outbreak status Resolved (18/11/2019)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 48 43 43 5 0
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 3
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 157 118 118 39 0
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Birds 75.16% 75.16% 100.00% 100.00%
*Removed from the susceptible population through death, destruction and/or slaughter
Epidemiology
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
  • Quarantine
  • 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
  • Stamping out
Diagnostic test results
Laboratory name and type Species Test Test date Result
Altajskaya veterinary Laboratory (Local laboratory) Birds polymerase chain reaction (PCR) 07/10/2019 Positive
All-Russian Research Institute for Animal Health (OIE Reference Laboratory) Birds polymerase chain reaction (PCR) 18/10/2019 Positive
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.
Map of outbreak locations