Fowl typhoid,
Honduras
Information received on 20/07/2020 from Dr Rafael Enrique Rodriguez Alvarado, Jefe Departamento Epidemiologia Salud Animal, Subdireccion Tecnica de Salud Animal del Servicio Nacional de Sanidad Agropecuaria (SENASA), Ministerio de Agricultura y Ganaderķa, TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras
Summary
Report type Follow-up report No. 1 (Final report)
Date of start of the event 18/11/2019
Date of confirmation of the event 28/11/2019
Report date 18/07/2020
Date submitted to OIE 20/07/2020
Date event resolved 16/07/2020
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 21/01/2011
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent Salmonella Gallinarum
Nature of diagnosis Laboratory (basic), Necropsy
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (18/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 1 (18/07/2020)
Outbreaks There are no new outbreaks in this report
Epidemiology
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Unknown or inconclusive
Epidemiological comments As a result of the monitoring and epidemiological surveillance of farms and birds in the outbreak area, as well as of farms with possible epidemiological links, no new outbreaks were detected, so that the event was limited to a single farm (which has been monitored on a biweekly basis with negative results to date), and therefore limited to a single area. An epidemiological surveillance plan is maintained in the region and at national level. The event is considered to be resolved.
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Surveillance outside containment and/or protection zone
  • Surveillance within containment and/or protection zone
  • Traceability
  • Quarantine
  • Zoning
  • Vaccination prohibited
  • No treatment of affected animals
Measures to be applied
  • No other measures
Future Reporting
The event is resolved. No more reports will be submitted.