Highly pathogenic avian influenza,
Information received on 08/06/2020 from Dr Lajos Bognár, Deputy State Secretary Chief Veterinary Officer, Food Chain Safety Department, Ministry of Agriculture, Budapest, Hungary
Report type Follow-up report No. 3
Date of start of the event 26/04/2020
Date of confirmation of the event 30/04/2020
Report date 08/06/2020
Date submitted to OIE 08/06/2020
Date event resolved 19/05/2020
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 (30/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 1 (05/05/2020)
Follow-up report No. 2 (15/05/2020)
Follow-up report No. 3 (08/06/2020)
Follow-up report No. 4 (26/06/2020)
Follow-up report No. 5 (28/07/2020)
Outbreaks There are no new outbreaks in this report
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Unknown or inconclusive
Epidemiological comments No new outbreak between the 16th May and 8th June 2020.
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Movement control inside the country
  • Surveillance outside containment and/or protection zone
  • Traceability
  • Official disposal of carcasses, by-products and waste
  • Stamping out
  • Zoning
  • Vaccination prohibited
  • No treatment of affected animals
Measures to be applied
  • Disinfection
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.