African swine fever,
Romania
Information received on 15/05/2020 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. 83
Date of start of the event 29/06/2018
Date of confirmation of the event 03/07/2018
Report date 15/05/2020
Date submitted to OIE 15/05/2020
Reason for notification First occurrence of a listed disease
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent African swine fever virus
Nature of diagnosis Laboratory (advanced)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (03/07/2018)
Follow-up report No. 1 (13/07/2018)
Follow-up report No. 2 (13/08/2018)
Follow-up report No. 3 (28/08/2018)
Follow-up report No. 4 (12/09/2018)
Follow-up report No. 5 (17/09/2018)
Follow-up report No. 6 (21/09/2018)
Follow-up report No. 7 (24/09/2018)
Follow-up report No. 8 (25/09/2018)
Follow-up report No. 9 (11/10/2018)
Follow-up report No. 10 (16/10/2018)
Follow-up report No. 11 (22/10/2018)
Follow-up report No. 12 (24/10/2018)
Follow-up report No. 13 (29/10/2018)
Follow-up report No. 14 (30/10/2018)
Follow-up report No. 15 (09/11/2018)
Follow-up report No. 16 (20/11/2018)
Follow-up report No. 17 (26/11/2018)
Follow-up report No. 18 (27/11/2018)
Follow-up report No. 19 (17/12/2018)
Follow-up report No. 20 (11/01/2019)
Follow-up report No. 21 (23/01/2019)
Follow-up report No. 22 (04/02/2019)
Follow-up report No. 23 (20/02/2019)
Follow-up report No. 24 (25/02/2019)
Follow-up report No. 25 (11/03/2019)
Follow-up report No. 26 (15/03/2019)
Follow-up report No. 27 (25/03/2019)
Follow-up report No. 28 (29/03/2019)
Follow-up report No. 29 (02/04/2019)
Follow-up report No. 30 (08/04/2019)
Follow-up report No. 31 (11/04/2019)
Follow-up report No. 32 (19/04/2019)
Follow-up report No. 33 (24/04/2019)
Follow-up report No. 34 (25/04/2019)
Follow-up report No. 35 (06/05/2019)
Follow-up report No. 36 (20/05/2019)
Follow-up report No. 37 (21/05/2019)
Follow-up report No. 38 (29/05/2019)
Follow-up report No. 39 (30/05/2019)
Follow-up report No. 40 (05/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 41 (21/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 42 (22/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 43 (28/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 44 (16/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 45 (19/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 46 (25/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 47 (09/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 48 (22/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 49 (29/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 50 (13/09/2019)
Follow-up report No. 51 (25/09/2019)
Follow-up report No. 52 (04/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 53 (11/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 54 (18/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 55 (23/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 56 (25/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 57 (29/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 58 (14/11/2019)
Follow-up report No. 59 (22/11/2019)
Follow-up report No. 60 (28/11/2019)
Follow-up report No. 61 (06/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 62 (10/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 63 (20/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 64 (21/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 65 (30/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 66 (10/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 67 (17/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 68 (20/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 69 (30/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 70 (07/02/2020)
Follow-up report No. 71 (14/02/2020)
Follow-up report No. 72 (17/02/2020)
Follow-up report No. 73 (28/02/2020)
Follow-up report No. 74 (05/03/2020)
Follow-up report No. 75 (09/03/2020)
Follow-up report No. 76 (20/03/2020)
Follow-up report No. 77 (27/03/2020)
Follow-up report No. 78 (03/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 79 (10/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 80 (16/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 81 (24/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 82 (29/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 83 (15/05/2020)
Follow-up report No. 84 (22/05/2020)
Follow-up report No. 85 (29/05/2020)
Follow-up report No. 86 (05/06/2020)
Follow-up report No. 87 (12/06/2020)
Follow-up report No. 88 (19/06/2020)
Follow-up report No. 89 (26/06/2020)
Follow-up report No. 90 (03/07/2020)
Follow-up report No. 91 (10/07/2020)
Follow-up report No. 92 (17/07/2020)
Follow-up report No. 93 (24/07/2020)
Follow-up report No. 94 (31/07/2020)
Follow-up report No. 95 (07/08/2020)
Follow-up report No. 96 (14/08/2020)
Follow-up report No. 97 (21/08/2020)
Follow-up report No. 98 (28/08/2020)
Follow-up report No. 99 (11/09/2020)
Follow-up report No. 100 (21/09/2020)
Follow-up report No. 101 (25/09/2020)
Follow-up report No. 102 (02/10/2020)
Follow-up report No. 103 (09/10/2020)
Follow-up report No. 104 (16/10/2020)
Follow-up report No. 105 (23/10/2020)
Follow-up report No. 106 (30/10/2020)
Follow-up report No. 107 (06/11/2020)
Follow-up report No. 108 (13/11/2020)
Follow-up report No. 109 (24/11/2020)
Follow-up report No. 110 (27/11/2020)
New outbreaks (9)
Outbreak 1 Tataranu, Vrancea
Date of start of the outbreak 07/05/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 3 3 1 2
Outbreak 2 Racaciuni, Bacau
Date of start of the outbreak 07/05/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 1 1 1 0
Outbreak 3 Tiganasi, Iasi
Date of start of the outbreak 07/05/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 3 3 0 3
Outbreak 4 Poieni, Iasi
Date of start of the outbreak 11/05/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (12/05/2020)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 1 1
Outbreak 5 Corbasca, Bacau
Date of start of the outbreak 12/05/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (12/05/2020)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 1 1
Outbreak 6 Parincea, Bacau
Date of start of the outbreak 12/05/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (12/05/2020)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 1 1
Outbreak 7 Racaciuni, Bacau
Date of start of the outbreak 12/05/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 1 1
Outbreak 8 Poieni, Iasi
Date of start of the outbreak 13/05/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (14/05/2020)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 1 1
Outbreak 9 Radulesti, Vrancea
Date of start of the outbreak 14/05/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (14/05/2020)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 2 2
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 9
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 7 8 2 5 1
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 6 4 2
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Swine ** ** ** **
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) ** ** ** **
*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
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Control of vectors
  • Disinfection
  • Stamping out
  • Official disposal of carcasses, by-products and waste
  • 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
Diagnostic test results
Laboratory name and type Species Test Test date Result
Sanitary Veterinary and Food Safety Laboratory (LSVSA), Bacau (Local laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 12/05/2020 Positive
Sanitary Veterinary and Food Safety Laboratory (LSVSA), Bacau (Local laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 12/05/2020 Positive
Sanitary Veterinary and Food Safety Laboratory (LSVSA), Iasi (Local laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 11/05/2020 Positive
Sanitary Veterinary and Food Safety Laboratory (LSVSA), Iasi (Local laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 14/05/2020 Positive
Sanitary Veterinary and Food Safety Laboratory (LSVSA), Vrancea (Local laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 14/05/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 08/05/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 11/05/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 12/05/2020 Positive
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.
Map of outbreak locations