African swine fever,
Hungary
Information received on 05/02/2020 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. 22
Date of start of the event 21/08/2019
Date of confirmation of the event 28/08/2019
Report date 05/02/2020
Date submitted to OIE 05/02/2020
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 19/08/2019
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 (29/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 1 (03/09/2019)
Follow-up report No. 2 (11/09/2019)
Follow-up report No. 3 (17/09/2019)
Follow-up report No. 4 (24/09/2019)
Follow-up report No. 5 (01/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 6 (08/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 7 (15/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 8 (24/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 9 (29/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 10 (13/11/2019)
Follow-up report No. 11 (18/11/2019)
Follow-up report No. 12 (27/11/2019)
Follow-up report No. 13 (03/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 14 (10/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 15 (17/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 16 (24/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 17 (30/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 18 (07/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 19 (17/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 20 (22/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 21 (28/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 22 (05/02/2020)
Follow-up report No. 23 (12/02/2020)
Follow-up report No. 24 (19/02/2020)
New outbreaks (7)
Outbreak 1 Karcag, Jasz-Nagykun-Szolnok
Date of start of the outbreak 23/12/2019
Outbreak status Resolved (24/01/2020)
Epidemiological unit Forest
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 1 1
Outbreak 2 Tiszaroff, Jasz-Nagykun-Szolnok
Date of start of the outbreak 20/01/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (21/01/2020)
Epidemiological unit Forest
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 1 1
Outbreak 3 Tiszaroff, Jasz-Nagykun-Szolnok
Date of start of the outbreak 21/01/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (22/01/2020)
Epidemiological unit Forest
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 1 1
Outbreak 4 Tiszaroff, Jasz-Nagykun-Szolnok
Date of start of the outbreak 22/01/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (23/01/2020)
Epidemiological unit Forest
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 2 2
Outbreak 5 Pély, Heves
Date of start of the outbreak 23/01/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (24/01/2020)
Epidemiological unit Forest
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 1 1
Outbreak 6 Tiszakeszi, Borsod-Abauj-Zemplen
Date of start of the outbreak 27/01/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (28/01/2020)
Epidemiological unit Forest
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 1 1
Outbreak 7 Tiszasüly, Jasz-Nagykun-Szolnok
Date of start of the outbreak 27/01/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (28/01/2020)
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: 7
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 8 1 7
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
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
Epidemiological comments These cases are considered one new epidemiological unit along the Tisza river, south of the M3 motorway.
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
  • 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 29/01/2020 Positive
Veterinary Diagnostic Directorate (National laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 31/01/2020 Positive
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.
Map of outbreak locations