Pullorum disease,
Information received on 16/04/2020 from Dr Hanne Larsen, Chief Veterinary Officer, Danish Veterinary and Food Administration, Ministry of Environment and Food , Glostrup, Denmark
Report type Follow-up report No. 3 (Final report)
Date of start of the event 20/05/2019
Date of confirmation of the event 28/05/2019
Report date 16/04/2020
Date submitted to OIE 16/04/2020
Date event resolved 06/09/2019
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 2010
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent Salmonella Gallinarum biovar Pullorum
Nature of diagnosis Laboratory (advanced)
This event pertains to the whole country
Related reports Immediate notification (30/05/2019)
Follow-up report No. 1 (07/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 2 (24/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 3 (16/04/2020)
Outbreaks There are no new outbreaks in this report
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Unknown or inconclusive
Epidemiological comments No new outbreaks of pullorum disease has been detected in Denmark since June 6th 2019.
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Disinfection
  • Stamping out
  • Quarantine
  • Traceability
  • Vaccination permitted (if a vaccine exists)
  • No treatment of affected animals
Measures to be applied
  • No other measures
Future Reporting
The event is resolved. No more reports will be submitted.