Newcastle disease,
Romania
Information received on 10/03/2020 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. 3
Date of start of the event 28/11/2019
Date of confirmation of the event 28/11/2019
Report date 10/03/2020
Date submitted to OIE 10/03/2020
Date event resolved 02/03/2020
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 28/04/2017
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent Newcastle disease virus
Nature of diagnosis Clinical, Laboratory (advanced), Necropsy
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (29/11/2019)
Follow-up report No. 1 (06/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 2 (09/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 3 (10/03/2020)
Follow-up report No. 4 (13/05/2020)
Outbreaks There are no new outbreaks in this report
Epidemiology
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Unknown or inconclusive
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Disinfection
  • Zoning
  • Stamping out
  • Official disposal of carcasses, by-products and waste
  • Official destruction of animal products
  • Screening
  • Surveillance within containment and/or protection zone
  • Movement control inside the country
  • Vaccination permitted (if a vaccine exists)
  • 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.