African swine fever,
Information received on 23/07/2020 from Dr Olga Shevchenko, Deputy Head, State Service of Ukraine on Food Safety and Consumer Protection, Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine, Kyiv, , Ukraine
Report type Immediate notification
Date of start of the event 22/07/2020
Date of confirmation of the event 22/07/2020
Report date 23/07/2020
Date submitted to OIE 23/07/2020
Date event resolved 25/09/2020
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 30/09/2019
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent African swine fever virus
Nature of diagnosis Laboratory (basic)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (23/07/2020)
Follow-up report No. 1 (28/09/2020)
New outbreaks (1)
Outbreak 1 Hlushky, Bila Tserkva, Kiev
Date of start of the outbreak 22/07/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (25/09/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 3787 22 22 3765 0
Affected population The stamping out has been completed.
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 1
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 3787 22 22 3765 0
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Swine 0.58% 0.58% 100.00% 100.00%
*Removed from the susceptible population through death, destruction and/or slaughter
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Unknown or inconclusive
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Surveillance within containment and/or protection zone
  • Traceability
  • Quarantine
  • Official disposal of carcasses, by-products and waste
  • Zoning
  • Disinfection
  • Disinfestation
  • Vaccination permitted (if a vaccine exists)
  • No treatment of affected animals
Measures to be applied
  • Stamping out
Diagnostic test results
Laboratory name and type Species Test Test date Result
State Scientific and Research Institute on Laboratory Diagnosis and Veterinary and Sanitary Expertise (National laboratory) Swine polymerase chain reaction (PCR) 22/07/2020 Positive
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.
Map of outbreak locations