African swine fever,
Romania
Information received on 23/01/2020 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. 83
Date of start of the event 17/07/2018
Date of confirmation of the event 20/07/2018
Report date 20/01/2020
Date submitted to OIE 23/01/2020
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 the whole country
Related reports Immediate notification (25/07/2018)
Follow-up report No. 1 (26/07/2018)
Follow-up report No. 2 (09/08/2018)
Follow-up report No. 3 (21/08/2018)
Follow-up report No. 4 (27/08/2018)
Follow-up report No. 5 (11/09/2018)
Follow-up report No. 6 (12/09/2018)
Follow-up report No. 7 (13/09/2018)
Follow-up report No. 8 (25/09/2018)
Follow-up report No. 9 (03/10/2018)
Follow-up report No. 10 (16/10/2018)
Follow-up report No. 11 (24/10/2018)
Follow-up report No. 12 (26/10/2018)
Follow-up report No. 13 (02/11/2018)
Follow-up report No. 14 (08/11/2018)
Follow-up report No. 15 (16/11/2018)
Follow-up report No. 16 (20/11/2018)
Follow-up report No. 17 (05/12/2018)
Follow-up report No. 18 (10/12/2018)
Follow-up report No. 19 (09/01/2019)
Follow-up report No. 20 (11/01/2019)
Follow-up report No. 21 (15/01/2019)
Follow-up report No. 22 (29/01/2019)
Follow-up report No. 23 (31/01/2019)
Follow-up report No. 24 (04/02/2019)
Follow-up report No. 25 (14/02/2019)
Follow-up report No. 26 (19/02/2019)
Follow-up report No. 27 (25/02/2019)
Follow-up report No. 28 (06/03/2019)
Follow-up report No. 29 (15/03/2019)
Follow-up report No. 30 (20/03/2019)
Follow-up report No. 31 (25/03/2019)
Follow-up report No. 32 (29/03/2019)
Follow-up report No. 33 (03/04/2019)
Follow-up report No. 34 (08/04/2019)
Follow-up report No. 35 (12/04/2019)
Follow-up report No. 36 (19/04/2019)
Follow-up report No. 37 (06/05/2019)
Follow-up report No. 38 (08/05/2019)
Follow-up report No. 39 (20/05/2019)
Follow-up report No. 40 (21/05/2019)
Follow-up report No. 41 (29/05/2019)
Follow-up report No. 42 (04/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 43 (05/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 44 (11/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 45 (12/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 46 (18/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 47 (20/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 48 (21/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 49 (21/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 50 (24/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 51 (25/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 52 (26/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 53 (28/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 54 (08/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 55 (16/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 56 (18/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 57 (19/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 58 (25/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 59 (09/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 60 (12/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 61 (21/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 62 (26/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 63 (07/09/2019)
Follow-up report No. 64 (13/09/2019)
Follow-up report No. 65 (20/09/2019)
Follow-up report No. 66 (26/09/2019)
Follow-up report No. 67 (04/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 68 (11/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 69 (18/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 70 (25/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 71 (29/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 72 (07/11/2019)
Follow-up report No. 73 (12/11/2019)
Follow-up report No. 74 (22/11/2019)
Follow-up report No. 75 (28/11/2019)
Follow-up report No. 76 (06/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 77 (12/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 78 (20/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 79 (23/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 80 (30/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 81 (10/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 82 (17/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 83 (20/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 84 (31/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 85 (07/02/2020)
Follow-up report No. 86 (14/02/2020)
Follow-up report No. 87 (17/02/2020)
Follow-up report No. 88 (28/02/2020)
Follow-up report No. 89 (06/03/2020)
Follow-up report No. 90 (09/03/2020)
Follow-up report No. 91 (20/03/2020)
Follow-up report No. 92 (27/03/2020)
Follow-up report No. 93 (03/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 94 (10/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 95 (16/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 96 (24/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 97 (27/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 98 (08/05/2020)
Follow-up report No. 99 (15/05/2020)
Follow-up report No. 100 (22/05/2020)
Follow-up report No. 101 (29/05/2020)
Follow-up report No. 102 (05/06/2020)
New outbreaks (54)
Outbreak 1 Piscuri, Gorj
Date of start of the outbreak 01/01/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 9 9 6 3
Outbreak cluster 2 Daneti, Dolj (3 outbreaks)
Date of start of the outbreak 02/01/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 6 6 3 3 0
Outbreak 3 Orbeasca de Jos, Teleorman
Date of start of the outbreak 06/01/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 2 2 1 1 0
Outbreak 4 Voroveni, Arges
Date of start of the outbreak 06/01/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 6 6 2 4
Outbreak 5 Dobrusa, Vilcea
Date of start of the outbreak 08/01/2020
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) 3 3
Outbreak 6 Fumureni, Vilcea
Date of start of the outbreak 08/01/2020
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 0
Outbreak 7 Dobrusa, Vilcea
Date of start of the outbreak 08/01/2020
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) 4 4
Outbreak 8 Tehomir, Gorj
Date of start of the outbreak 09/01/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 2 2 1 1
Outbreak 9 Dragioiu, Vilcea
Date of start of the outbreak 09/01/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 2 2 1 1 0
Outbreak 10 Negoiesti, Dolj
Date of start of the outbreak 09/01/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 24 24 2 22
Outbreak 11 Ohaba, Gorj
Date of start of the outbreak 10/01/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 23 23 9 14
Outbreak 12 Negoiesti, Dolj
Date of start of the outbreak 11/01/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 45 45 4 41
Outbreak 13 Macesu de Sus, Dolj
Date of start of the outbreak 12/01/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 5 5 2 3
Outbreak 14 Spineni, Olt
Date of start of the outbreak 12/01/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (15/01/2020)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 1 0 1 0
Outbreak 15 Rastu Nou, Dolj
Date of start of the outbreak 12/01/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 31 31 2 29
Outbreak 16 Silistea Crucii, Dolj
Date of start of the outbreak 13/01/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 3 3 3 0
Outbreak 17 Vacaresti, Teleorman
Date of start of the outbreak 13/01/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 3 3 3 0 0
Outbreak 18 Sfintesti, Teleorman
Date of start of the outbreak 14/01/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (15/01/2020)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 2 0 2 0
Outbreak 19 Corlatel, Mehedinti
Date of start of the outbreak 14/01/2020
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 20 Ifieni, Dimbovita
Date of start of the outbreak 14/01/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 2 2 1 1 0
Outbreak 21 Borosesti, Vilcea
Date of start of the outbreak 14/01/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (17/01/2020)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 1 1 0 0
Outbreak cluster 22 Sutesti, Vilcea (2 outbreaks)
Date of start of the outbreak 14/01/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (16/01/2020)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 5 5 0 0
Outbreak 23 Corlatel, Mehedinti
Date of start of the outbreak 14/01/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (15/01/2020)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 1 1 0 0
Outbreak 24 Cosmina, Prahova
Date of start of the outbreak 14/01/2020
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) 2 2
Outbreak 25 Marsilieni, Ialomita
Date of start of the outbreak 14/01/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (16/01/2020)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 1 0 1 0
Outbreak 26 Bratoviesti, Dolj
Date of start of the outbreak 14/01/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (15/01/2020)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 2 0 2 0
Outbreak 27 Lungesti, Vilcea
Date of start of the outbreak 14/01/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (17/01/2020)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 5 4 1 0
Outbreak 28 Mihailesti, Giurgiu
Date of start of the outbreak 14/01/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (15/01/2020)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 2 2 0 0
Outbreak 29 Pripoare, Vilcea
Date of start of the outbreak 14/01/2020
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 0
Outbreak 30 Scorbura, Olt
Date of start of the outbreak 14/01/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 6 6 1 5
Outbreak cluster 31 Dealul Socului, Gorj (5 outbreaks)
Date of start of the outbreak 15/01/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (16/01/2020)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 6 1 5 0
Outbreak 32 Melinesti, Dolj
Date of start of the outbreak 15/01/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (16/01/2020)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 1 0 1 0
Outbreak 33 Negoiesti, Prahova
Date of start of the outbreak 15/01/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (16/01/2020)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 4 0 4 0
Outbreak 34 Sperieteni, Dimbovita
Date of start of the outbreak 16/01/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 3 3 1 2
Outbreak 35 Magura, Teleorman
Date of start of the outbreak 16/01/2020
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 36 Darmanesti, Dimbovita
Date of start of the outbreak 16/01/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (17/01/2020)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 4 4 0 0
Outbreak 37 Malu Rosu, Prahova
Date of start of the outbreak 17/01/2020
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) 8 8
Outbreak 38 Peretu, Teleorman
Date of start of the outbreak 17/01/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 3 3 1 2
Outbreak 39 Visina, Olt
Date of start of the outbreak 19/01/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 17 17 1 16
Outbreak 40 Visina, Olt
Date of start of the outbreak 19/01/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 8 8 1 7
Outbreak 41 Turceni, Gorj
Date of start of the outbreak 20/01/2020
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) 6 6
Outbreak 42 Carlogani, Olt
Date of start of the outbreak 20/01/2020
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 43 Slobozia, Ialomita
Date of start of the outbreak 20/01/2020
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 44 Carlogani, Olt
Date of start of the outbreak 20/01/2020
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 45 Sadu, Gorj
Date of start of the outbreak 20/01/2020
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 46 Turburea, Gorj
Date of start of the outbreak 20/01/2020
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 47 Macesu, Dolj
Date of start of the outbreak 21/01/2020
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) 2 2
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 54
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 206 206 47 159 0
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 66 45 21 0
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Swine 100.00% 22.82% 22.82% **
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
  • Surveillance outside containment and/or protection zone
  • Surveillance within containment and/or protection zone
  • Official disposal of carcasses, by-products and waste
  • Stamping out
  • 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
Sanitary Veterinary and Food Safety Laboratory (LSVSA), Brasov (Local laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 10/01/2020 Positive
Sanitary Veterinary and Food Safety Laboratory (LSVSA), Brasov (Local laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 10/01/2020 Positive
Sanitary Veterinary and Food Safety Laboratory (LSVSA), Olt (Local laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 21/01/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 17/01/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 20/01/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 20/01/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 21/01/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 21/01/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 21/01/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 21/01/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 21/01/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 21/01/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 21/01/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 21/01/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 22/01/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 22/01/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 15/01/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 21/01/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 21/01/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 21/01/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 21/01/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 22/01/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 22/01/2020 Positive
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.
Map of outbreak locations