Aujeszky’s disease,
Information received on 15/06/2020 from Dr Loic Evain, Directeur Général adjoint, CVO, Direction générale de l'alimentation, Ministère de l'Agriculture et de l'Alimentation, Paris, France
Report type Follow-up report No. 1 (Final report)
Date of start of the event 06/04/2020
Date of confirmation of the event 06/04/2020
Report date 15/06/2020
Date submitted to OIE 15/06/2020
Date event resolved 15/06/2020
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 14/01/2020
Manifestation of disease Sub-clinical infection
Causal agent Aujeszky's disease virus
Nature of diagnosis Laboratory (advanced)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (21/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 1 (15/06/2020)
Outbreaks There are no new outbreaks in this report
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Unknown or inconclusive
Epidemiological comments Contamination by other specimens of non-captive wildlife is very likely to have happened, by contact through the fence. There is no epidemiological link with domestic swine farms. Within the 5km perimeter around the site, no other holding keeping wild boar or swine farms have been identified.
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Disinfection
  • Stamping out
  • Screening
  • Surveillance outside containment and/or protection zone
  • Movement control inside the country
  • Vaccination prohibited
  • No treatment of affected animals
Measures to be applied
  • No other measures
Diagnostic test results
Laboratory name and type Species Test Test date Result
Anses - Ploufragan-Plouzané-Niort Laboratory, Ploufragan site (National laboratory) Wild boar competitive ELISA (c-ELISA) 06/04/2020 Positive
Future Reporting
The event is resolved. No more reports will be submitted.