Highly pathogenic avian influenza,
Hungary
Information received on 30/04/2020 from Dr Lajos Bognár, Deputy State Secretary Chief Veterinary Officer, Food Chain Safety Department, Ministry of Agriculture, Budapest, Hungary
Summary
Report type Follow-up report No. 5
Date of start of the event 22/03/2020
Date of confirmation of the event 25/03/2020
Report date 30/04/2020
Date submitted to OIE 30/04/2020
Date event resolved 08/06/2020
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 31/01/2020
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent Highly pathogenic avian influenza virus
Serotype H5N8
Nature of diagnosis Laboratory (advanced)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (26/03/2020)
Follow-up report No. 1 (01/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 2 (08/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 3 (16/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 4 (21/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 5 (30/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 6 (08/05/2020)
Follow-up report No. 7 (15/05/2020)
Follow-up report No. 8 (08/06/2020)
Follow-up report No. 9 (26/06/2020)
Follow-up report No. 10 (28/07/2020)
New outbreaks (49)
Outbreak 1 Szank, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 17/04/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (26/04/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 8000 85 7915
Outbreak 2 Bócsa, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 17/04/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (21/04/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 10590 220 10370
Outbreak 3 Bócsa, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 18/04/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (21/04/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 3050 97 2953
Outbreak 4 Kömpöc, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 18/04/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (23/04/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 16740 450 16290
Outbreak 5 Kiskunmajsa, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 18/04/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (20/04/2020)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 17 4 13
Outbreak 6 Petofiszállás, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 18/04/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (24/04/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 480 3 477
Outbreak 7 Kiskunfélegyháza, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 19/04/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (24/04/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 9804 39 9765
Outbreak 8 Bugac, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 19/04/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (25/04/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 3800 72 3728
Outbreak 9 Kiskunhalas, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 20/04/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (29/04/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 289 10 279
Outbreak 10 Kiskunmajsa, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 20/04/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (25/04/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 3337 33 3304
Outbreak 11 Kecskemét, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 20/04/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (24/04/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 3860 74 3786
Outbreak 12 Kiskunmajsa, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 20/04/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (26/04/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 106000 80 105920
Outbreak 13 Kisszállás, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 20/04/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (25/04/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 6030 13 6017
Outbreak 14 Kiskunmajsa, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 20/04/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (26/04/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 1560 123 1437
Outbreak 15 Jakabszállás, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 20/04/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (22/04/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 2070 6 2064
Outbreak 16 Kiskunmajsa, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 20/04/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (24/04/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 10000 61 9939
Outbreak 17 Kiskunmajsa, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 20/04/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (24/04/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 3600 200 3400
Outbreak 18 Móricgát, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 20/04/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (25/04/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 4000 9 3991
Outbreak 19 Kiskunmajsa, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 20/04/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (27/04/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 19990 74 19916
Outbreak 20 Kiskunfélegyháza, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 20/04/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (24/04/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 770 60 710
Outbreak 21 Kiskunmajsa, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 21/04/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (25/04/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 4075 300 3775
Outbreak 22 Jakabszállás, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 21/04/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (25/04/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 3270 7 3263
Outbreak 23 Kiskunmajsa, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 21/04/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (29/04/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 1680 4 1676
Outbreak 24 Kiskunhalas, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 21/04/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (25/04/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 24560 3150 21410
Outbreak 25 Kiskunhalas, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 21/04/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (29/04/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 9980 410 9570
Outbreak 26 Tázlár, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 21/04/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (25/04/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 4000 50 3950
Outbreak 27 Móricgát, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 21/04/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (29/04/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 4800 23 4777
Outbreak 28 Mélykút, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 22/04/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (26/04/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 28000 0 28000
Outbreak 29 Szank, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 22/04/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (26/04/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 2600 367 2233
Outbreak 30 Csólyospálos, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 22/04/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (27/04/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 12000 0 12000
Outbreak 31 Bugac, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 22/04/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (29/04/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 5690 15 5675
Outbreak 32 Harkakötöny, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 23/04/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (25/04/2020)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 56 4 52
Outbreak 33 Jánoshalma, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 23/04/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (28/04/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 15870 0 15870
Outbreak 34 Jánoshalma, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 23/04/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (27/04/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 9681 0 9681
Outbreak 35 Jánoshalma, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 23/04/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (28/04/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 8350 0 8350
Outbreak 36 Rém, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 24/04/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (29/04/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 4306 0 4306
Outbreak 37 Bugac, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 24/04/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (29/04/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 300 32 268
Outbreak 38 Szank, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 24/04/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (29/04/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 13400 88 13312
Outbreak 39 Petofiszállás, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 24/04/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (29/04/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 2436 12 2424
Outbreak 40 Tázlár, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 24/04/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (30/04/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 870 16 854
Outbreak 41 Mélykút, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 26/04/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (01/05/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 25000 0 25000
Outbreak 42 Petofiszállás, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 26/04/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (29/04/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 680 0 680
Outbreak 43 Kiskunmajsa, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 26/04/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (06/05/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 100 20 80
Outbreak 44 Petofiszállás, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 26/04/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (29/04/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 400 60 340
Outbreak 45 Bócsa, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 27/04/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (03/05/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 154000 0 154000
Outbreak 46 Kiskunmajsa, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 27/04/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (06/05/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 100 5 95
Outbreak 47 Szank, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 27/04/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (06/05/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 4100 380 3720
Outbreak 48 Jakabszállás, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 27/04/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (30/04/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 300 9 291
Outbreak 49 Kerekegyháza, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 27/04/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (30/04/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 14600 52 14548
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 49
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 569191 ** 6717 562474
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Birds ** 1.18% ** **
*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
Epidemiological comments The wind, the high humidity and human contact greatly contributes to the spread of the disease in this area.
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Movement control inside the country
  • Surveillance within containment and/or protection zone
  • Traceability
  • Official disposal of carcasses, by-products and waste
  • Stamping out
  • Zoning
  • Disinfection
  • Vaccination prohibited
  • No treatment of affected animals
Measures to be applied
  • No other measures
Diagnostic test results
Laboratory name and type Species Test Test date Result
Veterinary Diagnosis Directorate (National laboratory) Birds real-time PCR 20/04/2020 Positive
Veterinary Diagnosis Directorate (National laboratory) Birds real-time PCR 21/04/2020 Positive
Veterinary Diagnosis Directorate (National laboratory) Birds real-time PCR 22/04/2020 Positive
Veterinary Diagnosis Directorate (National laboratory) Birds real-time PCR 23/04/2020 Positive
Veterinary Diagnosis Directorate (National laboratory) Birds real-time PCR 24/04/2020 Positive
Veterinary Diagnosis Directorate (National laboratory) Birds real-time PCR 25/04/2020 Positive
Veterinary Diagnosis Directorate (National laboratory) Birds real-time PCR 26/04/2020 Positive
Veterinary Diagnosis Directorate (National laboratory) Birds real-time PCR 28/04/2020 Positive
Veterinary Diagnosis Directorate (National laboratory) Birds real-time PCR 29/04/2020 Positive
Veterinary Diagnosis Directorate (National laboratory) Birds real-time PCR 30/04/2020 Positive
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.
Map of outbreak locations