Highly pathogenic avian influenza,
Kazakhstan
Information received on 30/09/2020 from Dr Tursyn Kabduldanov, Deputy Chairman, Committee for Veterinary Control and Supervision, Ministry of Agriculture, Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan
Summary
Report type Follow-up report No. 1
Date of start of the event 11/09/2020
Date of confirmation of the event 16/09/2020
Report date 30/09/2020
Date submitted to OIE 30/09/2020
Reason for notification First occurrence of a listed disease
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent Highly pathogenic avian influenza virus
Serotype H5
Nature of diagnosis Clinical, Laboratory (basic)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Follow-up report No. 1 (30/09/2020)
Follow-up report No. 2 (05/10/2020)
Follow-up report No. 3 (16/11/2020)
Outbreaks There are no new outbreaks in this report
Epidemiology
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Contact with wild species
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Movement control inside the country
  • Vaccination in response to the outbreak (s)
  • Screening
  • Quarantine
  • Zoning
  • 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
National Reference centre for veterinary (National laboratory) Birds real-time PCR 16/09/2020 Positive
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.