African swine fever,
Information received on 17/01/2020 from Dr Lajos Bognár, Deputy State Secretary Chief Veterinary Officer, Food Chain Safety Department, Ministry of Agriculture, Budapest, Hungary
Report type Follow-up report No. 5
Date of start of the event 07/12/2019
Date of confirmation of the event 09/12/2019
Report date 17/01/2020
Date submitted to OIE 17/01/2020
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 (10/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 1 (17/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 2 (24/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 3 (30/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 4 (07/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 5 (17/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 6 (22/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 7 (28/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 8 (05/02/2020)
Follow-up report No. 9 (12/02/2020)
Follow-up report No. 10 (19/02/2020)
New outbreaks (1)
Outbreak 1 Doboz, Bekes
Date of start of the outbreak 21/12/2019
Outbreak status Resolved (22/12/2019)
Epidemiological unit Forest
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 1 1
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 1
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 1 1
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
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Unknown or inconclusive
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
  • Selective killing and disposal
  • 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 06/01/2020 Positive
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.
Map of outbreak locations