African swine fever,
Hungary
Information received on 30/12/2019 from Dr Lajos Bognár, Deputy State Secretary Chief Veterinary Officer, Food Chain Safety Department, Ministry of Agriculture, Budapest, Hungary
Summary
Report type Follow-up report No. 17
Date of start of the event 21/08/2019
Date of confirmation of the event 28/08/2019
Report date 30/12/2019
Date submitted to OIE 30/12/2019
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)
Follow-up report No. 12 (27/11/2019)
Follow-up report No. 13 (03/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 14 (10/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 15 (17/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 16 (24/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 17 (30/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 18 (07/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 19 (17/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 20 (22/01/2020)
Outbreaks There are no new outbreaks in this report
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. No new outbreak between the 23th and 29th of December, 2019.
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
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.