Highly pathogenic avian influenza,
Vietnam
Information received on 10/02/2020 from Dr Dong Pham Van, Director General, Chief Veterinary Officer, Department of Animal Health, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, Hanoļ, Vietnam
Summary
Report type Follow-up report No. 2
Date of start of the event 18/01/2020
Date of confirmation of the event 21/01/2020
Report date 10/02/2020
Date submitted to OIE 10/02/2020
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 15/11/2019
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent Highly pathogenic avian influenza virus
Serotype H5N6
Nature of diagnosis Laboratory (advanced)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (04/02/2020)
Follow-up report No. 1 (09/02/2020)
Follow-up report No. 2 (10/02/2020)
Follow-up report No. 3 (12/02/2020)
Follow-up report No. 4 (17/02/2020)
Follow-up report No. 5 (25/02/2020)
Follow-up report No. 6 (28/03/2020)
Follow-up report No. 7 (11/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 8 (10/05/2020)
New outbreaks (4)
Outbreak 1 Phu Nghia, Phu Nghia, Chuong My, Ha Noi
Date of start of the outbreak 03/02/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (03/03/2020)
Epidemiological unit Village
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 2397 1860 1860 537 0
Outbreak 2 Tan Tho, Tan Tho, Nong Cong, Thanh Hoa
Date of start of the outbreak 07/02/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (07/03/2020)
Epidemiological unit Village
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 1485 100 100 1385 0
Outbreak 3 Quynh Hau, Quynh Hau, Quynh Luu, Nghe An
Date of start of the outbreak 10/02/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (10/03/2020)
Epidemiological unit Village
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 58 20 20 38 0
Outbreak 4 Quynh Ba, Quynh Ba, Quynh Luu, Nghe An
Date of start of the outbreak 10/02/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (10/03/2020)
Epidemiological unit Village
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 55 15 15 40 0
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 4
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 3995 1995 1995 2000 0
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Birds 49.94% 49.94% 100.00% 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
  • Surveillance outside containment and/or protection zone
  • Stamping out
  • 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
Regional Animal Health Office 3 (Regional Laboratory) Birds real-time reverse transcriptase/polymerase chain reaction (RRT-PCR) 07/02/2020 Positive
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.
Map of outbreak locations