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
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)
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
Outbreak 3 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 4 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 5 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 6 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
Outbreak 7 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
Outbreak 8 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
Outbreak 9 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
Outbreak 10 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
Outbreak 11 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
Outbreak 12 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 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 6018
Outbreak 14 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 15 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 16 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
Outbreak 17 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 18 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 19 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
Outbreak 20 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
Outbreak 21 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 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 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 24 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 25 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
Outbreak 26 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 27 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 28 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 29 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
Outbreak 30 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
Outbreak 31 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
Outbreak 32 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
Outbreak 33 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 34 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
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
Outbreak 36 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 37 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
Outbreak 38 Tázlár, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 24/04/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 870 16 854
Outbreak 39 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 40 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
Outbreak 41 Kiskunmajsa, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 26/04/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 100
Outbreak 42 Mélykút, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 26/04/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds
Outbreak 43 Petofiszállás, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 26/04/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 400
Outbreak 44 Petofiszállás, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 26/04/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 680
Outbreak 45 Bócsa, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 27/04/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 154000
Outbreak 46 Szank, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 27/04/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 4100 380 3720
Outbreak 47 Jakabszállás, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 27/04/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 300 9 291
Outbreak 48 Kerekegyháza, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 27/04/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 14600 52 14548
Outbreak 49 Kiskunmajsa, Bacs-Kiskun
Date of start of the outbreak 27/04/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 100
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 49
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 492019 ** 5443 147171
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Birds ** ** ** **
*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