African swine fever,
Romania
Information received on 20/02/2020 from Dr Robert Viorel Chioveanu, President, Secretary of State, Chief Veterinary Officer, Veterinary Services, National Sanitary Veterinary and Food Safety Authority, Bucharest, Romania
Summary
Report type Follow-up report No. 87
Date of start of the event 17/07/2018
Date of confirmation of the event 20/07/2018
Report date 17/02/2020
Date submitted to OIE 20/02/2020
Reason for notification First occurrence of a listed disease
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent African swine fever virus
Nature of diagnosis Laboratory (advanced)
This event pertains to the whole country
Related reports Immediate notification (25/07/2018)
Follow-up report No. 1 (26/07/2018)
Follow-up report No. 2 (09/08/2018)
Follow-up report No. 3 (21/08/2018)
Follow-up report No. 4 (27/08/2018)
Follow-up report No. 5 (11/09/2018)
Follow-up report No. 6 (12/09/2018)
Follow-up report No. 7 (13/09/2018)
Follow-up report No. 8 (25/09/2018)
Follow-up report No. 9 (03/10/2018)
Follow-up report No. 10 (16/10/2018)
Follow-up report No. 11 (24/10/2018)
Follow-up report No. 12 (26/10/2018)
Follow-up report No. 13 (02/11/2018)
Follow-up report No. 14 (08/11/2018)
Follow-up report No. 15 (16/11/2018)
Follow-up report No. 16 (20/11/2018)
Follow-up report No. 17 (05/12/2018)
Follow-up report No. 18 (10/12/2018)
Follow-up report No. 19 (09/01/2019)
Follow-up report No. 20 (11/01/2019)
Follow-up report No. 21 (15/01/2019)
Follow-up report No. 22 (29/01/2019)
Follow-up report No. 23 (31/01/2019)
Follow-up report No. 24 (04/02/2019)
Follow-up report No. 25 (14/02/2019)
Follow-up report No. 26 (19/02/2019)
Follow-up report No. 27 (25/02/2019)
Follow-up report No. 28 (06/03/2019)
Follow-up report No. 29 (15/03/2019)
Follow-up report No. 30 (20/03/2019)
Follow-up report No. 31 (25/03/2019)
Follow-up report No. 32 (29/03/2019)
Follow-up report No. 33 (03/04/2019)
Follow-up report No. 34 (08/04/2019)
Follow-up report No. 35 (12/04/2019)
Follow-up report No. 36 (19/04/2019)
Follow-up report No. 37 (06/05/2019)
Follow-up report No. 38 (08/05/2019)
Follow-up report No. 39 (20/05/2019)
Follow-up report No. 40 (21/05/2019)
Follow-up report No. 41 (29/05/2019)
Follow-up report No. 42 (04/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 43 (05/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 44 (11/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 45 (12/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 46 (18/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 47 (20/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 48 (21/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 49 (21/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 50 (24/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 51 (25/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 52 (26/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 53 (28/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 54 (08/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 55 (16/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 56 (18/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 57 (19/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 58 (25/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 59 (09/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 60 (12/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 61 (21/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 62 (26/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 63 (07/09/2019)
Follow-up report No. 64 (13/09/2019)
Follow-up report No. 65 (20/09/2019)
Follow-up report No. 66 (26/09/2019)
Follow-up report No. 67 (04/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 68 (11/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 69 (18/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 70 (25/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 71 (29/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 72 (07/11/2019)
Follow-up report No. 73 (12/11/2019)
Follow-up report No. 74 (22/11/2019)
Follow-up report No. 75 (28/11/2019)
Follow-up report No. 76 (06/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 77 (12/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 78 (20/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 79 (23/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 80 (30/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 81 (10/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 82 (17/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 83 (20/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 84 (31/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 85 (07/02/2020)
Follow-up report No. 86 (14/02/2020)
Follow-up report No. 87 (17/02/2020)
Follow-up report No. 88 (28/02/2020)
Follow-up report No. 89 (06/03/2020)
Follow-up report No. 90 (09/03/2020)
Follow-up report No. 91 (20/03/2020)
Follow-up report No. 92 (27/03/2020)
Follow-up report No. 93 (03/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 94 (10/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 95 (16/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 96 (24/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 97 (27/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 98 (08/05/2020)
Follow-up report No. 99 (15/05/2020)
Follow-up report No. 100 (22/05/2020)
Follow-up report No. 101 (29/05/2020)
Follow-up report No. 102 (05/06/2020)
Follow-up report No. 103 (12/06/2020)
Follow-up report No. 104 (19/06/2020)
Follow-up report No. 105 (26/06/2020)
Follow-up report No. 106 (03/07/2020)
Follow-up report No. 107 (10/07/2020)
Follow-up report No. 108 (17/07/2020)
Follow-up report No. 109 (24/07/2020)
Follow-up report No. 110 (31/07/2020)
Follow-up report No. 111 (07/08/2020)
Follow-up report No. 112 (14/08/2020)
Follow-up report No. 113 (21/08/2020)
Follow-up report No. 114 (28/08/2020)
Follow-up report No. 115 (04/09/2020)
Follow-up report No. 116 (11/09/2020)
Follow-up report No. 117 (21/09/2020)
Follow-up report No. 118 (25/09/2020)
New outbreaks (24)
Outbreak 1 Mozacu, Arges
Date of start of the outbreak 05/02/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 10 10
Outbreak 2 Mozacu, Arges
Date of start of the outbreak 05/02/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 8 8
Outbreak 3 Izvoru, Olt
Date of start of the outbreak 08/02/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 1 1
Outbreak 4 Hotaru, Olt
Date of start of the outbreak 10/02/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 4 4 0 4
Outbreak 5 Mogosesti, Dolj
Date of start of the outbreak 10/02/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 11 11 2 9
Outbreak 6 Bucov, Prahova
Date of start of the outbreak 11/02/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 2 2 0 2
Outbreak 7 Gheorghe Lazar, Ialomita
Date of start of the outbreak 11/02/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 1 1
Outbreak 8 Carstanesti, Vilcea
Date of start of the outbreak 12/02/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 2 2 1 1
Outbreak 9 Carlogani, Olt
Date of start of the outbreak 12/02/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 1 1
Outbreak 10 Carlogani, Olt
Date of start of the outbreak 12/02/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 1 1
Outbreak 11 Iordacheanu, Prahova
Date of start of the outbreak 12/02/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 2 2
Outbreak 12 Ceranganul, Mehedinti
Date of start of the outbreak 12/02/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 1 1
Outbreak 13 Mogosesti, Dolj
Date of start of the outbreak 13/02/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 4 4 4 0
Outbreak 14 Chirana, Ialomita
Date of start of the outbreak 13/02/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 1 1
Outbreak 15 Cosmina, Prahova
Date of start of the outbreak 13/02/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 1 1
Outbreak 16 Filiasi, Dolj
Date of start of the outbreak 14/02/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 9 9 1 8
Outbreak 17 Slobozia, Ialomita
Date of start of the outbreak 16/02/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 1 1
Outbreak 18 Slobozia, Arges
Date of start of the outbreak 16/02/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 41786 41786 23
Affected population The process of culling is in progress.
Outbreak 19 Oncesti, Dimbovita
Date of start of the outbreak 17/02/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 5 5 0 5
Outbreak 20 Vulcana, Dimbovita
Date of start of the outbreak 17/02/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 1 1
Outbreak 21 Comisani, Dimbovita
Date of start of the outbreak 17/02/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 1 1
Outbreak 22 Nucet, Prahova
Date of start of the outbreak 17/02/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 4 4
Outbreak 23 Malu Rosu, Prahova
Date of start of the outbreak 18/02/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 3 3
Outbreak 24 Cosmina, Prahova
Date of start of the outbreak 18/02/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 2 2
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 24
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 39 29 10
Swine 41823 41823 31 29
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) ** ** ** **
Swine 100.00% 0.07% 0.07% **
*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
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Surveillance outside containment and/or protection zone
  • Surveillance within containment and/or protection zone
  • Official disposal of carcasses, by-products and waste
  • Stamping out
  • 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
Sanitary Veterinary and Food Safety Laboratory (LSVSA), Calarasi (Local laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 13/02/2020 Positive
Sanitary Veterinary and Food Safety Laboratory (LSVSA), Dolj (Local laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 17/02/2020 Positive
Sanitary Veterinary and Food Safety Laboratory (LSVSA), Ialomita (Local laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 12/02/2020 Positive
Sanitary Veterinary and Food Safety Laboratory (LSVSA), Ialomita (Local laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 18/02/2020 Positive
Sanitary Veterinary and Food Safety Laboratory (LSVSA), Olt (Local laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 06/02/2020 Positive
Sanitary Veterinary and Food Safety Laboratory (LSVSA), Olt (Local laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 06/02/2020 Positive
Sanitary Veterinary and Food Safety Laboratory (LSVSA), Olt (Local laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 17/02/2020 Positive
Sanitary Veterinary and Food Safety Laboratory (LSVSA), Olt (Local laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 17/02/2020 Positive
Sanitary Veterinary and Food Safety Laboratory (LSVSA), Prahova (Local laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 12/02/2020 Positive
Sanitary Veterinary and Food Safety Laboratory (LSVSA), Prahova (Local laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 18/02/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 07/02/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 13/02/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 14/02/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 18/02/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 18/02/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 19/02/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 19/02/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 19/02/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 14/01/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 23/01/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 12/02/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 13/02/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 13/02/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 14/02/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 14/02/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 18/02/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 18/02/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 18/02/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 19/02/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 19/02/2020 Positive
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.
Map of outbreak locations