African swine fever,
Romania
Information received on 03/07/2020 from Dr Robert Viorel Chioveanu, President, Secretary of State, Chief Veterinary Officer, Veterinary Services, National Sanitary Veterinary and Food Safety Authority, Bucharest, Romania
Summary
Report type Follow-up report No. 87
Date of start of the event 25/06/2018
Date of confirmation of the event 06/07/2018
Report date 03/07/2020
Date submitted to OIE 03/07/2020
Reason for notification First occurrence of a listed disease
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent African swine fever virus
Nature of diagnosis Laboratory (advanced)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (09/07/2018)
Follow-up report No. 1 (13/07/2018)
Follow-up report No. 2 (08/08/2018)
Follow-up report No. 3 (13/08/2018)
Follow-up report No. 4 (27/08/2018)
Follow-up report No. 5 (02/11/2018)
Follow-up report No. 6 (13/11/2018)
Follow-up report No. 7 (20/11/2018)
Follow-up report No. 8 (26/11/2018)
Follow-up report No. 9 (17/12/2018)
Follow-up report No. 10 (11/01/2019)
Follow-up report No. 11 (22/01/2019)
Follow-up report No. 12 (23/01/2019)
Follow-up report No. 13 (29/01/2019)
Follow-up report No. 14 (30/01/2019)
Follow-up report No. 15 (31/01/2019)
Follow-up report No. 16 (04/02/2019)
Follow-up report No. 17 (14/02/2019)
Follow-up report No. 18 (18/02/2019)
Follow-up report No. 19 (25/02/2019)
Follow-up report No. 20 (06/03/2019)
Follow-up report No. 21 (15/03/2019)
Follow-up report No. 22 (29/03/2019)
Follow-up report No. 23 (05/04/2019)
Follow-up report No. 24 (08/04/2019)
Follow-up report No. 25 (12/04/2019)
Follow-up report No. 26 (18/04/2019)
Follow-up report No. 27 (24/04/2019)
Follow-up report No. 28 (25/04/2019)
Follow-up report No. 29 (06/05/2019)
Follow-up report No. 30 (08/05/2019)
Follow-up report No. 31 (20/05/2019)
Follow-up report No. 32 (21/05/2019)
Follow-up report No. 33 (28/05/2019)
Follow-up report No. 34 (30/05/2019)
Follow-up report No. 35 (04/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 36 (06/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 37 (11/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 38 (18/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 39 (21/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 40 (25/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 41 (26/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 42 (28/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 43 (16/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 44 (17/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 45 (25/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 46 (09/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 47 (21/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 48 (29/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 49 (07/09/2019)
Follow-up report No. 50 (13/09/2019)
Follow-up report No. 51 (25/09/2019)
Follow-up report No. 52 (04/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 53 (11/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 54 (18/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 55 (29/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 56 (13/11/2019)
Follow-up report No. 57 (22/11/2019)
Follow-up report No. 58 (06/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 59 (13/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 60 (20/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 61 (23/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 62 (31/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 63 (10/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 64 (21/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 65 (30/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 66 (07/02/2020)
Follow-up report No. 67 (14/02/2020)
Follow-up report No. 68 (17/02/2020)
Follow-up report No. 69 (28/02/2020)
Follow-up report No. 70 (06/03/2020)
Follow-up report No. 71 (09/03/2020)
Follow-up report No. 72 (20/03/2020)
Follow-up report No. 73 (27/03/2020)
Follow-up report No. 74 (03/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 75 (10/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 76 (16/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 77 (24/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 78 (27/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 79 (08/05/2020)
Follow-up report No. 80 (15/05/2020)
Follow-up report No. 81 (22/05/2020)
Follow-up report No. 82 (29/05/2020)
Follow-up report No. 83 (05/06/2020)
Follow-up report No. 84 (12/06/2020)
Follow-up report No. 85 (19/06/2020)
Follow-up report No. 86 (26/06/2020)
Follow-up report No. 87 (03/07/2020)
Follow-up report No. 88 (10/07/2020)
Follow-up report No. 89 (17/07/2020)
Follow-up report No. 90 (24/07/2020)
Follow-up report No. 91 (31/07/2020)
Follow-up report No. 92 (07/08/2020)
Follow-up report No. 93 (14/08/2020)
Follow-up report No. 94 (21/08/2020)
Follow-up report No. 95 (28/08/2020)
Follow-up report No. 96 (04/09/2020)
Follow-up report No. 97 (11/09/2020)
Follow-up report No. 98 (21/09/2020)
Follow-up report No. 99 (25/09/2020)
Follow-up report No. 100 (02/10/2020)
Follow-up report No. 101 (09/10/2020)
Follow-up report No. 102 (16/10/2020)
Follow-up report No. 103 (23/10/2020)
Follow-up report No. 104 (06/11/2020)
Follow-up report No. 105 (13/11/2020)
Follow-up report No. 106 (24/11/2020)
Follow-up report No. 107 (25/11/2020)
Follow-up report No. 108 (04/12/2020)
Follow-up report No. 109 (11/12/2020)
Follow-up report No. 110 (18/12/2020)
Follow-up report No. 111 (24/12/2020)
Follow-up report No. 112 (28/12/2020)
Follow-up report No. 113 (08/01/2021)
Follow-up report No. 114 (15/01/2021)
New outbreaks (13)
Outbreak 1 Sanislau, Satu Mare
Date of start of the outbreak 21/06/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 5 5 1 4
Outbreak 2 Giungi, Satu Mare
Date of start of the outbreak 21/06/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (25/06/2020)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 1 1
Outbreak 3 Cehal, Satu Mare
Date of start of the outbreak 21/06/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (25/06/2020)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 1 1
Outbreak 4 Hurezu, Satu Mare
Date of start of the outbreak 23/06/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (25/06/2020)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 1 1
Outbreak 5 Terebesti, Satu Mare
Date of start of the outbreak 24/06/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (01/07/2020)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 1 1
Outbreak 6 Targusor, Bihor
Date of start of the outbreak 25/06/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 2 2 0 2
Outbreak 7 Ghiroda, Timis
Date of start of the outbreak 25/06/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Other
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 2 2
Affected population Two domestic pigs, of unknown origin, found dead on a public area
Outbreak 8 Sabisa, Maramures
Date of start of the outbreak 26/06/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (30/06/2020)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 1 1
Outbreak 9 Recas, Timis
Date of start of the outbreak 26/06/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 40 40 0 40
Outbreak 10 Recas, Timis
Date of start of the outbreak 26/06/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 75 75 5 70
Outbreak 11 Icloda, Timis
Date of start of the outbreak 27/06/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 77 77 15 62
Outbreak 12 Codru - Asuaj, Maramures
Date of start of the outbreak 28/06/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (30/06/2020)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 1 1
Outbreak 13 Sanislau, Satu Mare
Date of start of the outbreak 30/06/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 4 4 0 4
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 13
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 203 205 23 182
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 6 1 5
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Swine ** ** 11.22% **
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) ** ** ** **
*Removed from the susceptible population through death, destruction and/or slaughter
**Not calculated because of missing information
Epidemiology
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Unknown or inconclusive
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Surveillance within containment and/or protection zone
  • Official disposal of carcasses, by-products and waste
  • Stamping out
  • Control of wildlife reservoirs
  • Disinfection
  • Vaccination permitted (if a vaccine exists)
  • No treatment of affected animals
Measures to be applied
  • No other measures
Diagnostic test results
Laboratory name and type Species Test Test date Result
Sanitary Veterinary and Food Safety Laboratory (LSVSA), Maramures (Local laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 30/06/2020 Positive
Sanitary Veterinary and Food Safety Laboratory (LSVSA), Satu Mare (Local laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 30/06/2020 Positive
Sanitary Veterinary and Food Safety Laboratory (LSVSA), Satu Mare (Local laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 25/06/2020 Positive
Sanitary Veterinary and Food Safety Laboratory (LSVSA), Satu Mare (Local laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 25/06/2020 Positive
Sanitary Veterinary and Food Safety Laboratory (LSVSA), Satu Mare (Local laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 01/07/2020 Positive
Sanitary Veterinary and Food Safety Laboratory (LSVSA),Maramures (Local laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 30/06/2020 Positive
Sanitary Veterinary and Food Safety Laboratory (LSVSA),Satu Mare (Local laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 02/07/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 26/06/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 29/06/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 29/06/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 30/06/2020 Positive
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.
Map of outbreak locations