African swine fever,
Romania
Information received on 10/07/2020 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. 32
Date of start of the event 11/10/2019
Date of confirmation of the event 18/10/2019
Report date 10/07/2020
Date submitted to OIE 10/07/2020
Reason for notification First occurrence of a listed disease
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent African swine fever virus
Nature of diagnosis Clinical, Laboratory (basic)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (25/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 1 (30/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 2 (07/11/2019)
Follow-up report No. 3 (12/11/2019)
Follow-up report No. 4 (28/11/2019)
Follow-up report No. 5 (06/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 6 (20/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 7 (30/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 8 (10/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 9 (17/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 10 (20/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 11 (31/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 12 (07/02/2020)
Follow-up report No. 13 (14/02/2020)
Follow-up report No. 14 (28/02/2020)
Follow-up report No. 15 (09/03/2020)
Follow-up report No. 16 (20/03/2020)
Follow-up report No. 17 (27/03/2020)
Follow-up report No. 18 (03/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 19 (10/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 20 (16/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 21 (24/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 22 (30/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 23 (08/05/2020)
Follow-up report No. 24 (15/05/2020)
Follow-up report No. 25 (22/05/2020)
Follow-up report No. 26 (29/05/2020)
Follow-up report No. 27 (05/06/2020)
Follow-up report No. 28 (12/06/2020)
Follow-up report No. 29 (19/06/2020)
Follow-up report No. 30 (26/06/2020)
Follow-up report No. 31 (03/07/2020)
Follow-up report No. 32 (10/07/2020)
Follow-up report No. 33 (17/07/2020)
Follow-up report No. 34 (31/07/2020)
Follow-up report No. 35 (07/08/2020)
Follow-up report No. 36 (14/08/2020)
New outbreaks (2)
Outbreak 1 Bazna, Sibiu
Date of start of the outbreak 26/06/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (07/07/2020)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 1 1
Outbreak 2 Codlea, Brasov
Date of start of the outbreak 05/07/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 9 9 6 3
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 2
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 1 1
Swine 9 9 6 3
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) ** ** 100.00% **
Swine 100.00% 66.67% 66.67% **
*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
  • Movement control inside the country
  • 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) Brasov (Local laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 07/07/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (IDAH) (National laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 07/07/2020 Positive
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.
Map of outbreak locations