Peste des petits ruminants,
Information received on 05/07/2020 from Dr Tamir Goshen, Acting Director, Veterinary Services and Animal Health, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, Beit Dagan, Israel
Report type Follow-up report No. 2 (Final report)
Date of start of the event 10/07/2019
Date of confirmation of the event 24/07/2019
Report date 05/07/2020
Date submitted to OIE 05/07/2020
Date event resolved 28/10/2019
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 01/02/2019
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent Peste des petits ruminants virus (lineage 4)
Nature of diagnosis Clinical, Laboratory (advanced), Necropsy
This event pertains to the whole country
Related reports Immediate notification (24/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 1 (29/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 2 (05/07/2020)
Outbreaks There are no new outbreaks in this report
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Unknown or inconclusive
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Movement control inside the country
  • Vaccination in response to the outbreak (s)
  • Surveillance within containment and/or protection zone
  • Quarantine
  • Ante and post-mortem inspections
  • No treatment of affected animals
Measures to be applied
  • No other measures
Diagnostic test results
Laboratory name and type Species Test Test date Result
Kimron Veterinary Institute, Virology Laboratory (National laboratory) Sheep / goats reverse transcription - polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) 08/09/2019 Positive
Future Reporting
The event is resolved. No more reports will be submitted.