African swine fever,
Information received on 08/01/2020 from Dr Ye Tun Win, Chief Veterinary Officer Director General, Livestock Breeding and Veterinary Department, Ministry of Livestock and Fisheries, Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar
Report type Follow-up report No. 4 (Final report)
Date of start of the event 01/08/2019
Date of confirmation of the event 09/08/2019
Report date 08/01/2020
Date submitted to OIE 08/01/2020
Date event resolved 27/12/2019
Reason for notification First occurrence of a listed disease in the country
Causal agent African swine fever virus
Nature of diagnosis Clinical, Laboratory (advanced), Necropsy
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (14/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 1 (16/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 2 (20/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 3 (27/09/2019)
Follow-up report No. 4 (08/01/2020)
Outbreaks There are no new outbreaks in this report
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Unknown or inconclusive
  • Illegal movement of animals
  • Swill feeding
  • Fomites (humans, vehicles, feed, etc.)
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Movement control inside the country
  • Surveillance within containment and/or protection zone
  • Traceability
  • Quarantine
  • Official disposal of carcasses, by-products and waste
  • Disinfection
  • Vaccination permitted (if a vaccine exists)
  • No treatment of affected animals
Measures to be applied
  • No other measures
Future Reporting
The event is resolved. No more reports will be submitted.