Newcastle disease,
Russia
Information received on 30/09/2020 from Dr Nicolay Vlasov, , Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance , Ministry of Agriculture, Moscow, Russia
Summary
Report type Follow-up report No. 1
Date of start of the event 08/09/2020
Date of confirmation of the event 16/09/2020
Report date 30/09/2020
Date submitted to OIE 30/09/2020
Date event resolved 14/12/2020
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 28/05/2020
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent Newcastle disease virus
Nature of diagnosis Clinical, Laboratory (basic), Laboratory (advanced)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (21/09/2020)
Follow-up report No. 1 (30/09/2020)
Follow-up report No. 2 (20/10/2020)
Follow-up report No. 3 (16/12/2020)
Follow-up report No. 4 (30/12/2020)
New outbreaks (3)
Outbreak 1 Zarechny, Vyaznikovsky, Vladimirskaya Oblast
Date of start of the outbreak 14/09/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (07/10/2020)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 47 47 47 0 0
Outbreak 2 Vyazniki, Vyaznikovsky, Vladimirskaya Oblast
Date of start of the outbreak 14/09/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (07/10/2020)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 113 100 100 13 0
Outbreak 3 Spasskoe, Yur’ev-Pol’sky, Vladimirskaya Oblast
Date of start of the outbreak 14/09/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (06/10/2020)
Epidemiological unit Village
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 109 97 97 12 0
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 3
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 269 244 244 25 0
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Birds 90.71% 90.71% 100.00% 100.00%
*Removed from the susceptible population through death, destruction and/or slaughter
Epidemiology
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Unknown or inconclusive
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Quarantine
  • Official destruction of animal products
  • Official disposal of carcasses, by-products and waste
  • Stamping out
  • Control of wildlife reservoirs
  • Disinfection
  • Surveillance within containment and/or protection zone
  • Movement control inside the country
  • 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
All-Russian Research Institute for Animal Health (OIE Reference Laboratory) Birds polymerase chain reaction (PCR) 23/09/2020 Positive
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.
Map of outbreak locations