Glanders,
Turkey
Information received on 28/01/2020 from Dr Nihat Pakdil, Deputy Undersecretary of Ministry, Veterinary Services, Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, ANKARA, Turkey
Summary
Report type Follow-up report No. 5
Date of start of the event 21/11/2019
Date of confirmation of the event 04/12/2019
Report date 28/01/2020
Date submitted to OIE 28/01/2020
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 08/11/2017
Manifestation of disease Sub-clinical infection
Causal agent Burkholderia mallei
Nature of diagnosis Laboratory (basic), Laboratory (advanced)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (23/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 1 (30/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 2 (07/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 3 (13/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 4 (20/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 5 (28/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 6 (04/02/2020)
Follow-up report No. 7 (11/02/2020)
Follow-up report No. 8 (17/02/2020)
Follow-up report No. 9 (24/02/2020)
Outbreaks There are no new outbreaks in this report
Epidemiology
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Illegal movement of animals
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Movement control inside the country
  • Screening
  • Quarantine
  • Selective killing and disposal
  • Disinfection
  • Vaccination prohibited
  • 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.