Highly pathogenic avian influenza,
Information received on 13/05/2020 from Dr Bogdan Konopka, Chief Veterinary Officer, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, General Veterinary Inspectorate, Warszaw, Poland
Report type Follow-up report No. 3 (Final report)
Date of start of the event 30/12/2019
Date of confirmation of the event 31/12/2019
Report date 13/05/2020
Date submitted to OIE 13/05/2020
Date event resolved 08/02/2020
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 20/04/2017
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 (02/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 1 (07/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 2 (23/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 3 (13/05/2020)
Outbreaks There are no new outbreaks in this report
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Unknown or inconclusive
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Screening
  • Traceability
  • Official destruction of animal products
  • Official disposal of carcasses, by-products and waste
  • Stamping out
  • Control of wildlife reservoirs
  • Zoning
  • Vaccination prohibited
  • No treatment of affected animals
Measures to be applied
  • No other measures
Future Reporting
The event is resolved. No more reports will be submitted.