African swine fever,
Romania
Information received on 10/01/2020 from Dr Robert Viorel Chioveanu, President, Secretary of State, Chief Veterinary Officer, Veterinary Services, National Sanitary Veterinary and Food Safety Authority, Bucharest, Romania
Summary
Report type Follow-up report No. 66
Date of start of the event 29/06/2018
Date of confirmation of the event 03/07/2018
Report date 10/01/2020
Date submitted to OIE 10/01/2020
Reason for notification First occurrence of a listed disease
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 (03/07/2018)
Follow-up report No. 1 (13/07/2018)
Follow-up report No. 2 (13/08/2018)
Follow-up report No. 3 (28/08/2018)
Follow-up report No. 4 (12/09/2018)
Follow-up report No. 5 (17/09/2018)
Follow-up report No. 6 (21/09/2018)
Follow-up report No. 7 (24/09/2018)
Follow-up report No. 8 (25/09/2018)
Follow-up report No. 9 (11/10/2018)
Follow-up report No. 10 (16/10/2018)
Follow-up report No. 11 (22/10/2018)
Follow-up report No. 12 (24/10/2018)
Follow-up report No. 13 (29/10/2018)
Follow-up report No. 14 (30/10/2018)
Follow-up report No. 15 (09/11/2018)
Follow-up report No. 16 (20/11/2018)
Follow-up report No. 17 (26/11/2018)
Follow-up report No. 18 (27/11/2018)
Follow-up report No. 19 (17/12/2018)
Follow-up report No. 20 (11/01/2019)
Follow-up report No. 21 (23/01/2019)
Follow-up report No. 22 (04/02/2019)
Follow-up report No. 23 (20/02/2019)
Follow-up report No. 24 (25/02/2019)
Follow-up report No. 25 (11/03/2019)
Follow-up report No. 26 (15/03/2019)
Follow-up report No. 27 (25/03/2019)
Follow-up report No. 28 (29/03/2019)
Follow-up report No. 29 (02/04/2019)
Follow-up report No. 30 (08/04/2019)
Follow-up report No. 31 (11/04/2019)
Follow-up report No. 32 (19/04/2019)
Follow-up report No. 33 (24/04/2019)
Follow-up report No. 34 (25/04/2019)
Follow-up report No. 35 (06/05/2019)
Follow-up report No. 36 (20/05/2019)
Follow-up report No. 37 (21/05/2019)
Follow-up report No. 38 (29/05/2019)
Follow-up report No. 39 (30/05/2019)
Follow-up report No. 40 (05/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 41 (21/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 42 (21/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 43 (28/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 44 (16/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 45 (19/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 46 (25/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 47 (09/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 48 (22/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 49 (29/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 50 (13/09/2019)
Follow-up report No. 51 (25/09/2019)
Follow-up report No. 52 (04/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 53 (11/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 54 (18/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 55 (23/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 56 (25/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 57 (29/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 58 (14/11/2019)
Follow-up report No. 59 (22/11/2019)
Follow-up report No. 60 (28/11/2019)
Follow-up report No. 61 (06/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 62 (10/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 63 (20/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 64 (20/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 65 (30/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 66 (10/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 67 (17/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 68 (20/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 69 (30/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 70 (07/02/2020)
Follow-up report No. 71 (14/02/2020)
Follow-up report No. 72 (17/02/2020)
Follow-up report No. 73 (28/02/2020)
Follow-up report No. 74 (05/03/2020)
Follow-up report No. 75 (09/03/2020)
Follow-up report No. 76 (20/03/2020)
Follow-up report No. 77 (27/03/2020)
Follow-up report No. 78 (03/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 79 (10/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 80 (16/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 81 (24/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 82 (29/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 83 (15/05/2020)
Follow-up report No. 84 (22/05/2020)
Follow-up report No. 85 (29/05/2020)
Follow-up report No. 86 (05/06/2020)
Follow-up report No. 87 (12/06/2020)
Follow-up report No. 88 (19/06/2020)
Follow-up report No. 89 (26/06/2020)
Follow-up report No. 90 (03/07/2020)
New outbreaks (14)
Outbreak 1 Podu Hagiului, Iasi
Date of start of the outbreak 26/12/2019
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 1 1 1 0
Outbreak 2 Prisacani, Iasi
Date of start of the outbreak 28/12/2019
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 9 9 2 7
Outbreak 3 Tungujei, Iasi
Date of start of the outbreak 28/12/2019
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 3 3 3 0
Outbreak 4 Horoiata, Vaslui
Date of start of the outbreak 28/12/2019
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 13 13 0 13
Affected population Domestic pigs from type A holding (registered holding).
Outbreak 5 Pancesti, Bacau
Date of start of the outbreak 30/12/2019
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 48 48 14 34
Outbreak 6 Tichilesti, Braila
Date of start of the outbreak 30/12/2019
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 25 25 0 25
Outbreak 7 Schela, Galati
Date of start of the outbreak 31/12/2019
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 5 5 1 4
Outbreak 8 `Gulianca, Braila
Date of start of the outbreak 01/01/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 24603 24603 11
Affected population The process of culling is in progress.
Outbreak 9 Icuseni, Iasi
Date of start of the outbreak 03/01/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 4 4 1 3
Outbreak 10 Grivita, Galati
Date of start of the outbreak 04/01/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 1 1 1 0
Outbreak 11 Grivita, Galati
Date of start of the outbreak 04/01/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 1 1 0 1
Outbreak 12 Odobesti, Bacau
Date of start of the outbreak 07/01/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 1 1
Outbreak 13 Parincea, Bacau
Date of start of the outbreak 07/01/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 1 1
Outbreak 14 Gioseni, Bacau
Date of start of the outbreak 07/01/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 1 1
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 14
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 24713 24713 34 87
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 3 3
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Swine 100.00% 0.14% 0.14% **
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) ** ** ** **
*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
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Movement control inside the country
  • Surveillance within containment and/or protection zone
  • Official disposal of carcasses, by-products and waste
  • Stamping out
  • Disinfection
  • Control of vectors
  • 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
Sanitary Veterinary and Food Safety Laboratory (LSVSA), Bacau (Local laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 07/01/2020 Positive
Sanitary Veterinary and Food Safety Laboratory (LSVSA), Bacau (Local laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 07/01/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 30/12/2019 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 31/12/2019 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 03/01/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 03/01/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 03/01/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 03/01/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 03/01/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 06/01/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 06/01/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 08/01/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 09/01/2020 Positive
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.
Map of outbreak locations