Anthrax,
Romania
Information received on 16/09/2020 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. 1 (Final report)
Date of start of the event 06/07/2020
Date of confirmation of the event 06/07/2020
Report date 16/09/2020
Date submitted to OIE 16/09/2020
Date event resolved 14/09/2020
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 28/03/2019
Manifestation of disease Sub-clinical infection
Causal agent Bacillus anthracis
Nature of diagnosis Laboratory (advanced)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (06/07/2020)
Follow-up report No. 1 (16/09/2020)
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
  • Vaccination in response to the outbreak (s)
  • Official disposal of carcasses, by-products and waste
  • Disinfection
  • 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 (IDAH) (National laboratory) Cattle bacteriological examination 06/07/2020 Positive
Future Reporting
The event is resolved. No more reports will be submitted.