Equine infectious anaemia,
Greece
Information received on 29/01/2020 from Mrs Chrysoula Dile, Head, Animal Health Directorate, Ministry of Rural Development and Food, ATHENS, Greece
Summary
Report type Follow-up report No. 1
Date of start of the event 05/06/2019
Date of confirmation of the event 05/06/2019
Report date 29/01/2020
Date submitted to OIE 29/01/2020
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 31/12/2018
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent Equine infectious anaemia virus
Nature of diagnosis Clinical, Laboratory (basic), Laboratory (advanced)
This event pertains to the whole country
Related reports Immediate notification (11/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 1 (29/01/2020)
Outbreaks There are no new outbreaks in this report
Epidemiology
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Unknown or inconclusive
Epidemiological comments The animal has been tested in the framework of passive surveillance.
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Movement control inside the country
  • Surveillance within containment and/or protection zone
  • Quarantine
  • Control of vectors
  • Vaccination permitted (if a vaccine exists)
  • 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.