Leishmaniosis,
Armenia
Information received on 06/02/2020 from Dr Georgi Avetisyan, Head, Food Safety Inspection Body of the Government of the Republic of Armenia, e ARM Ministry of Agriculture of the Republic of Armenia, YEREVAN, Armenia
Summary
Report type Immediate notification
Date of start of the event 24/01/2020
Date of confirmation of the event 25/01/2020
Report date 06/02/2020
Date submitted to OIE 06/02/2020
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 30/08/2019
Manifestation of disease Sub-clinical infection
Causal agent Leishmania spp.
Nature of diagnosis Laboratory (basic)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (06/02/2020)
Follow-up report No. 1 (18/05/2020)
New outbreaks (2)
Outbreak 1 Yerevan, Yerevan
Date of start of the outbreak 24/01/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (25/01/2020)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Dogs 1 1 0 1 0
Outbreak 2 Yerevan, Yerevan
Date of start of the outbreak 04/02/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (05/02/2020)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Dogs 2 2 0 2 0
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 2
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Dogs 3 3 0 3 0
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Dogs 100.00% 0.00% 0.00% 100.00%
*Removed from the susceptible population through death, destruction and/or slaughter
Epidemiology
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Unknown or inconclusive
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Vaccination prohibited
  • No treatment of affected animals
Measures to be applied
  • No other measures
Diagnostic test results
Laboratory name and type Species Test Test date Result
Republican Veterinary-Sanitary and Phytosanitary Laboratory Services Center (National laboratory) Dogs rapid tests 04/02/2020 Positive
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.
Map of outbreak locations