Spring viraemia of carp,
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
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
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.