African swine fever,
Philippines
Information received on 24/09/2020 from Dr Ronnie Domingo, Officer-In-Charge, Chief Veterinary Officer, Bureau of Animal Industry, Department of Agriculture, Manila, Philippines
Summary
Report type Follow-up report No. 12
Date of start of the event 25/07/2019
Date of confirmation of the event 30/08/2019
Report date 24/09/2020
Date submitted to OIE 24/09/2020
Reason for notification First occurrence of a listed disease in the country
Causal agent African swine fever virus (genotype II)
Nature of diagnosis Clinical, Laboratory (advanced), Necropsy
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (09/09/2019)
Follow-up report No. 1 (30/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 2 (04/11/2019)
Follow-up report No. 3 (27/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 4 (28/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 5 (29/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 6 (30/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 7 (12/02/2020)
Follow-up report No. 8 (26/03/2020)
Follow-up report No. 9 (11/05/2020)
Follow-up report No. 10 (26/06/2020)
Follow-up report No. 11 (21/09/2020)
Follow-up report No. 12 (24/09/2020)
Outbreaks There are no new outbreaks in this report
Epidemiology
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Illegal movement of animals
  • Swill feeding
  • Fomites (humans, vehicles, feed, etc.)
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Ante and post-mortem inspections
  • Disinfection
  • Zoning
  • Stamping out
  • Official disposal of carcasses, by-products and waste
  • Official destruction of animal products
  • Quarantine
  • Screening
  • Surveillance within containment and/or protection zone
  • Surveillance outside containment and/or protection zone
  • Movement control inside the country
  • Vaccination prohibited
  • No treatment of affected animals
Measures to be applied
  • Traceability
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.