African swine fever,
Romania
Information received on 04/09/2020 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. 115
Date of start of the event 17/07/2018
Date of confirmation of the event 20/07/2018
Report date 04/09/2020
Date submitted to OIE 04/09/2020
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 (21/06/2019)
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)
New outbreaks (12)
Outbreak 1 Baneasa, Giurgiu
Date of start of the outbreak 18/08/2020
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 2 Calimanesti, Vilcea
Date of start of the outbreak 19/08/2020
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 0 1
Outbreak 3 Turcesti, Vilcea
Date of start of the outbreak 19/08/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 9 9 3 5 1
Outbreak 4 Bailesti, Dolj
Date of start of the outbreak 20/08/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 5512 5512 20
Affected population The process of culling is in progress.
Outbreak 5 Mizil, Prahova
Date of start of the outbreak 22/08/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 203 203 1 202
Outbreak 6 Calinesti, Teleorman
Date of start of the outbreak 24/08/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 10 10 1 9
Outbreak 7 Jilavele, Ialomita
Date of start of the outbreak 24/08/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 7 7 1 6
Outbreak 8 Farcasele, Olt
Date of start of the outbreak 24/08/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 9 9 1 8
Outbreak 9 Fulga de Sus, Prahova
Date of start of the outbreak 26/08/2020
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 10 Slatina, Olt
Date of start of the outbreak 28/08/2020
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 1 2
Outbreak 11 Frasinetu, Olt
Date of start of the outbreak 31/08/2020
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 1 2
Outbreak 12 Buzoieni, Calarasi
Date of start of the outbreak 02/09/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 23 23 14 9
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 12
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 5785 5785 44 247 2
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Swine 100.00% 0.76% 0.76% **
*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
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 27/08/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 27/08/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 27/08/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 28/08/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 28/08/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 28/08/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 28/08/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 28/08/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 01/09/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 03/09/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 03/09/2020 Positive
Institute for Diagnosis and Animal Health (National laboratory) Swine real-time PCR 03/09/2020 Positive
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.
Map of outbreak locations