Rabies,
Myanmar
Information received on 11/06/2020 from Dr Ye Tun Win, Chief Veterinary Officer Director General, Livestock Breeding and Veterinary Department, Ministry of Livestock and Fisheries, Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar
Summary
Report type Follow-up report No. 1 (Final report)
Date of start of the event 09/09/2019
Date of confirmation of the event 12/09/2019
Report date 11/06/2020
Date submitted to OIE 11/06/2020
Date event resolved 11/06/2020
Reason for notification First occurrence of a listed disease
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent Rabies virus
Serotype Not typed
Nature of diagnosis Clinical, Laboratory (advanced)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (27/09/2019)
Follow-up report No. 1 (11/06/2020)
Outbreaks There are no new outbreaks in this report
Epidemiology
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Unknown or inconclusive
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Vaccination in response to the outbreak (s)
  • Traceability
  • No treatment of affected animals
Measures to be applied
  • No other measures
Diagnostic test results
Laboratory name and type Species Test Test date Result
Yangon Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory (National laboratory) Dogs indirect fluorescent antibody (IFA) test 12/09/2019 Positive
Future Reporting
The event is resolved. No more reports will be submitted.