Spring viraemia of carp,
Italy
Information received on 06/08/2020 from Dr Silvio Borrello, Chief Veterinary Officer, Food Safety and Collegial Bodies for Health Protection, Ministère de la Santé, Department for Veterinary Public Health, Rome, Italy
Summary
Report type Follow-up report No. 1 (Final report)
Date of start of the event 19/06/2020
Date of confirmation of the event 07/07/2020
Report date 06/08/2020
Date submitted to OIE 06/08/2020
Date event resolved 06/08/2020
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 2004
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent Rhabdovirus carpio
Nature of diagnosis Laboratory (advanced), Necropsy
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (27/07/2020)
Follow-up report No. 1 (06/08/2020)
Outbreaks There are no new outbreaks in this report
Epidemiology
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Unknown or inconclusive
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Official disposal of carcasses, by-products and waste
  • 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
Experimental zooprophylactic institute (IZS), Padova (National laboratory) Carp (Cyprinus carpio) real-time PCR 07/07/2020 Positive
Future Reporting
The event is resolved. No more reports will be submitted.