Lumpy skin disease,
Information received on 28/05/2020 from Dr Hussein Al Souliman, Director, Animal Health Directorate, Ministry of Agriculture & Agrarian Reform, Damascus, Syria
Report type Follow-up report No. 1 (Final report)
Date of start of the event 02/04/2020
Date of confirmation of the event 30/04/2020
Report date 28/05/2020
Date submitted to OIE 28/05/2020
Date event resolved 26/04/2020
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 08/01/2020
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent Lumpy skin disease virus
Nature of diagnosis Clinical, Necropsy
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (30/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 1 (28/05/2020)
Outbreaks There are no new outbreaks in this report
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Vectors
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Movement control inside the country
  • Vaccination in response to the outbreak (s)
  • Surveillance outside containment and/or protection zone
  • Screening
  • Quarantine
  • Disinfection
  • Disinfestation
  • Control of vectors
  • Vector surveillance
  • Ante and post-mortem inspections
  • No treatment of affected animals
Measures to be applied
  • No other measures
Future Reporting
The event is resolved. No more reports will be submitted.