African swine fever,
Hungary
Information received on 22/01/2020 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. 45
Date of start of the event 27/09/2018
Date of confirmation of the event 02/10/2018
Report date 22/01/2020
Date submitted to OIE 22/01/2020
Reason for notification First occurrence of a listed disease
Manifestation of disease Sub-clinical infection
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 (05/10/2018)
Follow-up report No. 1 (18/10/2018)
Follow-up report No. 2 (29/10/2018)
Follow-up report No. 3 (10/11/2018)
Follow-up report No. 4 (22/11/2018)
Follow-up report No. 5 (30/11/2018)
Follow-up report No. 6 (10/12/2018)
Follow-up report No. 7 (20/12/2018)
Follow-up report No. 8 (09/01/2019)
Follow-up report No. 9 (14/02/2019)
Follow-up report No. 10 (22/02/2019)
Follow-up report No. 11 (04/03/2019)
Follow-up report No. 12 (20/03/2019)
Follow-up report No. 13 (09/04/2019)
Follow-up report No. 14 (26/04/2019)
Follow-up report No. 15 (13/05/2019)
Follow-up report No. 16 (27/05/2019)
Follow-up report No. 17 (12/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 18 (24/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 19 (08/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 20 (15/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 21 (15/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 22 (29/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 23 (06/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 24 (13/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 25 (27/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 26 (03/09/2019)
Follow-up report No. 27 (11/09/2019)
Follow-up report No. 28 (17/09/2019)
Follow-up report No. 29 (24/09/2019)
Follow-up report No. 30 (01/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 31 (08/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 32 (15/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 33 (24/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 34 (29/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 35 (13/11/2019)
Follow-up report No. 36 (18/11/2019)
Follow-up report No. 37 (27/11/2019)
Follow-up report No. 38 (03/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 39 (10/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 40 (17/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 41 (24/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 42 (30/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 43 (07/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 44 (17/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 45 (22/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 46 (28/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 47 (05/02/2020)
Follow-up report No. 48 (12/02/2020)
Follow-up report No. 49 (19/02/2020)
Follow-up report No. 50 (27/02/2020)
Follow-up report No. 51 (04/03/2020)
Follow-up report No. 52 (11/03/2020)
Follow-up report No. 53 (18/03/2020)
Follow-up report No. 54 (26/03/2020)
Follow-up report No. 55 (02/04/2020)
New outbreaks (88)
Outbreak cluster 1 Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén county, Borsod-Abauj-Zemplen (88 outbreaks)
Date of start of the outbreak 29/12/2019
Outbreak status Resolved (16/01/2020)
Epidemiological unit Forest
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 138 122 16
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 88
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 138 122 16
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) ** ** 88.41% **
*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
  • Contact with wild species
Epidemiological comments The cases in Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg county form one epidemiological unit with the cases in Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén county.
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Disinfection
  • Zoning
  • Control of wildlife reservoirs
  • Official disposal of carcasses, by-products and waste
  • Traceability
  • Surveillance within containment and/or protection zone
  • Surveillance outside containment and/or protection zone
  • Movement control inside the country
  • 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 13/01/2020 Positive
Veterinary Diagnostic Directorate (National laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 14/01/2020 Positive
Veterinary Diagnostic Directorate (National laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 16/01/2020 Positive
Veterinary Diagnostic Directorate (National laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 17/01/2020 Positive
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.
Map of outbreak locations