Highly pathogenic avian influenza,
Information received on 24/02/2020 from Dr Robert Viorel Chioveanu, President, Secretary of State, Chief Veterinary Officer, Veterinary Services, National Sanitary Veterinary and Food Safety Authority, Bucharest, Romania
Report type Follow-up report No. 2
Date of start of the event 13/01/2020
Date of confirmation of the event 14/01/2020
Report date 24/02/2020
Date submitted to OIE 24/02/2020
Date event resolved 21/02/2020
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 27/04/2017
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent Highly pathogenic avian influenza virus
Serotype H5N8
Nature of diagnosis Clinical, Laboratory (basic), Laboratory (advanced)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (14/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 1 (18/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 2 (24/02/2020)
Follow-up report No. 3 (13/05/2020)
Outbreaks There are no new outbreaks in this report
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Unknown or inconclusive
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Surveillance within containment and/or protection zone
  • Stamping out
  • Disinfection
  • Vaccination prohibited
  • 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.