African swine fever,
Belgium
Information received on 14/04/2020 from Dr Herman Claeys, Chef du Service Politique sanitaire : Animaux et Végétaux, Directorat-général Animaux, Végétaux et Alimentation, Service Public Fédéral Santé publique, sécurité de la chaîne alimentaire et environnement, Bruxelles, Belgium
Summary
Report type Follow-up report No. 54
Date of start of the event 09/09/2018
Date of confirmation of the event 13/09/2018
Report date 14/04/2020
Date submitted to OIE 14/04/2020
Date event resolved 04/03/2020
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 1985
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent African swine fever virus
Nature of diagnosis Laboratory (advanced), Necropsy
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (14/09/2018)
Follow-up report No. 1 (21/09/2018)
Follow-up report No. 2 (01/10/2018)
Follow-up report No. 3 (08/10/2018)
Follow-up report No. 4 (15/10/2018)
Follow-up report No. 5 (22/10/2018)
Follow-up report No. 6 (29/10/2018)
Follow-up report No. 7 (05/11/2018)
Follow-up report No. 8 (14/11/2018)
Follow-up report No. 9 (20/11/2018)
Follow-up report No. 10 (27/11/2018)
Follow-up report No. 11 (03/12/2018)
Follow-up report No. 12 (10/12/2018)
Follow-up report No. 13 (17/12/2018)
Follow-up report No. 14 (25/12/2018)
Follow-up report No. 15 (31/12/2018)
Follow-up report No. 16 (07/01/2019)
Follow-up report No. 17 (14/01/2019)
Follow-up report No. 18 (21/01/2019)
Follow-up report No. 19 (28/01/2019)
Follow-up report No. 20 (04/02/2019)
Follow-up report No. 21 (11/02/2019)
Follow-up report No. 22 (18/02/2019)
Follow-up report No. 23 (25/02/2019)
Follow-up report No. 24 (04/03/2019)
Follow-up report No. 25 (11/03/2019)
Follow-up report No. 26 (18/03/2019)
Follow-up report No. 27 (25/03/2019)
Follow-up report No. 28 (01/04/2019)
Follow-up report No. 29 (08/04/2019)
Follow-up report No. 30 (16/04/2019)
Follow-up report No. 31 (23/04/2019)
Follow-up report No. 32 (30/04/2019)
Follow-up report No. 33 (07/05/2019)
Follow-up report No. 34 (15/05/2019)
Follow-up report No. 35 (20/05/2019)
Follow-up report No. 36 (27/05/2019)
Follow-up report No. 37 (03/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 38 (11/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 39 (17/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 40 (01/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 41 (09/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 42 (23/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 43 (29/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 44 (06/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 45 (19/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 46 (09/09/2019)
Follow-up report No. 47 (21/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 48 (04/11/2019)
Follow-up report No. 49 (18/11/2019)
Follow-up report No. 50 (17/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 51 (13/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 52 (03/03/2020)
Follow-up report No. 53 (17/03/2020)
Follow-up report No. 54 (14/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 55 (14/05/2020)
Follow-up report No. 56 (15/06/2020)
Follow-up report No. 57 (17/07/2020)
Follow-up report No. 58 (17/08/2020)
Follow-up report No. 59 (15/09/2020)
Follow-up report No. 60 (12/10/2020)
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
  • Surveillance outside containment and/or protection zone
  • Surveillance within containment and/or protection zone
  • Official disposal of carcasses, by-products and waste
  • Control of wildlife reservoirs
  • Zoning
  • 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
Sciensano (National laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 10/03/2020 Positive
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.