African swine fever,
Romania
Information received on 14/08/2020 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. 112
Date of start of the event 17/07/2018
Date of confirmation of the event 20/07/2018
Report date 14/08/2020
Date submitted to OIE 14/08/2020
Reason for notification First occurrence of a listed disease
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent African swine fever virus
Nature of diagnosis Laboratory (advanced)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (25/07/2018)
Follow-up report No. 1 (26/07/2018)
Follow-up report No. 2 (09/08/2018)
Follow-up report No. 3 (21/08/2018)
Follow-up report No. 4 (27/08/2018)
Follow-up report No. 5 (11/09/2018)
Follow-up report No. 6 (12/09/2018)
Follow-up report No. 7 (13/09/2018)
Follow-up report No. 8 (25/09/2018)
Follow-up report No. 9 (03/10/2018)
Follow-up report No. 10 (16/10/2018)
Follow-up report No. 11 (24/10/2018)
Follow-up report No. 12 (26/10/2018)
Follow-up report No. 13 (02/11/2018)
Follow-up report No. 14 (08/11/2018)
Follow-up report No. 15 (16/11/2018)
Follow-up report No. 16 (20/11/2018)
Follow-up report No. 17 (05/12/2018)
Follow-up report No. 18 (10/12/2018)
Follow-up report No. 19 (09/01/2019)
Follow-up report No. 20 (11/01/2019)
Follow-up report No. 21 (15/01/2019)
Follow-up report No. 22 (29/01/2019)
Follow-up report No. 23 (31/01/2019)
Follow-up report No. 24 (04/02/2019)
Follow-up report No. 25 (14/02/2019)
Follow-up report No. 26 (19/02/2019)
Follow-up report No. 27 (25/02/2019)
Follow-up report No. 28 (06/03/2019)
Follow-up report No. 29 (15/03/2019)
Follow-up report No. 30 (20/03/2019)
Follow-up report No. 31 (25/03/2019)
Follow-up report No. 32 (29/03/2019)
Follow-up report No. 33 (03/04/2019)
Follow-up report No. 34 (08/04/2019)
Follow-up report No. 35 (12/04/2019)
Follow-up report No. 36 (19/04/2019)
Follow-up report No. 37 (06/05/2019)
Follow-up report No. 38 (08/05/2019)
Follow-up report No. 39 (20/05/2019)
Follow-up report No. 40 (21/05/2019)
Follow-up report No. 41 (29/05/2019)
Follow-up report No. 42 (04/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 43 (05/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 44 (11/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 45 (12/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 46 (18/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 47 (20/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 48 (21/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 49 (22/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 50 (24/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 51 (25/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 52 (26/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 53 (28/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 54 (08/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 55 (16/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 56 (18/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 57 (19/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 58 (25/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 59 (09/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 60 (12/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 61 (21/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 62 (26/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 63 (07/09/2019)
Follow-up report No. 64 (13/09/2019)
Follow-up report No. 65 (20/09/2019)
Follow-up report No. 66 (26/09/2019)
Follow-up report No. 67 (04/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 68 (11/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 69 (18/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 70 (25/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 71 (29/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 72 (07/11/2019)
Follow-up report No. 73 (12/11/2019)
Follow-up report No. 74 (22/11/2019)
Follow-up report No. 75 (28/11/2019)
Follow-up report No. 76 (06/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 77 (12/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 78 (20/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 79 (23/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 80 (30/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 81 (10/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 82 (17/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 83 (20/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 84 (31/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 85 (07/02/2020)
Follow-up report No. 86 (14/02/2020)
Follow-up report No. 87 (17/02/2020)
Follow-up report No. 88 (28/02/2020)
Follow-up report No. 89 (06/03/2020)
Follow-up report No. 90 (09/03/2020)
Follow-up report No. 91 (20/03/2020)
Follow-up report No. 92 (27/03/2020)
Follow-up report No. 93 (03/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 94 (10/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 95 (16/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 96 (24/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 97 (27/04/2020)
Follow-up report No. 98 (08/05/2020)
Follow-up report No. 99 (15/05/2020)
Follow-up report No. 100 (22/05/2020)
Follow-up report No. 101 (29/05/2020)
Follow-up report No. 102 (05/06/2020)
Follow-up report No. 103 (12/06/2020)
Follow-up report No. 104 (19/06/2020)
Follow-up report No. 105 (26/06/2020)
Follow-up report No. 106 (03/07/2020)
Follow-up report No. 107 (10/07/2020)
Follow-up report No. 108 (17/07/2020)
Follow-up report No. 109 (24/07/2020)
Follow-up report No. 110 (31/07/2020)
Follow-up report No. 111 (07/08/2020)
Follow-up report No. 112 (14/08/2020)
Follow-up report No. 113 (21/08/2020)
Follow-up report No. 114 (28/08/2020)
Follow-up report No. 115 (04/09/2020)
Follow-up report No. 116 (11/09/2020)
Follow-up report No. 117 (21/09/2020)
Follow-up report No. 118 (25/09/2020)
Follow-up report No. 119 (02/10/2020)
Follow-up report No. 120 (09/10/2020)
Follow-up report No. 121 (16/10/2020)
Follow-up report No. 122 (23/10/2020)
Follow-up report No. 123 (30/10/2020)
Follow-up report No. 124 (06/11/2020)
Follow-up report No. 125 (13/11/2020)
New outbreaks (21)
Outbreak 1 Dozesti, Vilcea
Date of start of the outbreak 25/07/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (06/08/2020)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 1 1
Outbreak 2 Dobresti, Dolj
Date of start of the outbreak 27/07/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 4 4 2 2
Outbreak 3 Scornicesti, Olt
Date of start of the outbreak 27/07/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (05/08/2020)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 1 1
Outbreak 4 Slatina, Olt
Date of start of the outbreak 28/07/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 6 6 6 0
Outbreak 5 Seaca, Olt
Date of start of the outbreak 28/07/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (05/08/2020)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 1 1
Outbreak 6 Buciumeni, Vilcea
Date of start of the outbreak 29/07/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 4 4 0 4
Outbreak 7 Sohodol, Gorj
Date of start of the outbreak 01/08/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 2 2 0 0 2
Outbreak 8 Rosia de Amaradia, Gorj
Date of start of the outbreak 03/08/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 2 2 0 0 2
Outbreak 9 Cepari, Olt
Date of start of the outbreak 04/08/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 4 4 0 4
Outbreak 10 Satu Nou, Olt
Date of start of the outbreak 05/08/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 62 62 3 59
Outbreak 11 Serboieni, Arges
Date of start of the outbreak 05/08/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 3 3 0 3
Outbreak 12 Armasesti, Ialomita
Date of start of the outbreak 06/08/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 4 4 3 1
Outbreak 13 Domnesti, Arges
Date of start of the outbreak 06/08/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 989 989 14
Affected population The process of culling is in progress.
Outbreak 14 Cepari, Olt
Date of start of the outbreak 06/08/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 1 1 0 1
Outbreak 15 Cepari, Olt
Date of start of the outbreak 06/08/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 4 4 0 4
Outbreak 16 Visina, Olt
Date of start of the outbreak 07/08/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 16 16 3 13
Outbreak 17 Bucuresti, Ilfov
Date of start of the outbreak 09/08/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (11/08/2020)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 1 1
Outbreak 18 Pestra, Olt
Date of start of the outbreak 10/08/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 6 6 2 4
Outbreak 19 Adancata, Ialomita
Date of start of the outbreak 10/08/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 17 17 6 11
Outbreak 20 Buciumeni, Vilcea
Date of start of the outbreak 10/08/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 2 2 1 1
Outbreak 21 Calareti, Calarasi
Date of start of the outbreak 11/08/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 2140 2140 10
Affected population The process of culling is in progress.
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 21
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 4 2 2
Swine 3266 3266 50 107 4
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) ** ** ** **
Swine 100.00% 1.53% 1.53% **
*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
  • Surveillance outside containment and/or protection zone
  • Surveillance within containment and/or protection zone
  • Official disposal of carcasses, by-products and waste
  • Stamping out
  • Zoning
  • 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), Dolj (Local laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 06/08/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 31/07/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 05/08/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 11/08/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 11/08/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 11/08/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 12/08/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 12/08/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 13/08/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 14/08/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 14/08/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 14/08/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 14/08/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 05/08/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 05/08/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 11/08/2020 Positive
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.
Map of outbreak locations