Bluetongue,
Former Yug. Rep. of Macedonia
Information received on 05/10/2020 from Dr Zoran Atanasov, Director Food and Veterinary Agency, Food and Veterinary Agency, Food and Veterinary Agency , North Macedonia, SKOPJE, Former Yug. Rep. of Macedonia
Summary
Report type Follow-up report No. 11
Date of start of the event 12/07/2020
Date of confirmation of the event 17/07/2020
Report date 05/10/2020
Date submitted to OIE 05/10/2020
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 27/02/2015
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent Bluetongue virus
Serotype 4
Nature of diagnosis Clinical, Laboratory (basic)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (17/07/2020)
Follow-up report No. 1 (18/07/2020)
Follow-up report No. 2 (24/07/2020)
Follow-up report No. 3 (31/07/2020)
Follow-up report No. 4 (01/08/2020)
Follow-up report No. 5 (07/08/2020)
Follow-up report No. 6 (19/08/2020)
Follow-up report No. 7 (28/09/2020)
Follow-up report No. 8 (29/09/2020)
Follow-up report No. 9 (30/09/2020)
Follow-up report No. 10 (02/10/2020)
Follow-up report No. 11 (05/10/2020)
Follow-up report No. 12 (08/10/2020)
Follow-up report No. 13 (09/10/2020)
Follow-up report No. 14 (26/10/2020)
Follow-up report No. 15 (10/11/2020)
New outbreaks (35)
Outbreak 1 Oktisi, Oktisi, Ohrid, Struga
Date of start of the outbreak 25/07/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 70 14 9 0 0
Outbreak 2 Belcista, Belcista, Debarca, Ohrid
Date of start of the outbreak 29/07/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 21 2 0 0 0
Outbreak 3 Graiste, Graiste, Demir Hisar, Demir Hisar
Date of start of the outbreak 29/07/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 60 4 0 0 0
Outbreak 4 Krivolak, Krivolak, Negotino, Kavadarci
Date of start of the outbreak 30/07/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 775 1 0 0 0
Outbreak 5 Gorni Podlog, Gorni Podlog, Kocani, Kocani
Date of start of the outbreak 02/08/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 32 1 1 0 0
Outbreak 6 Mali Ilino, Malo Ilino, Demir Hisar, Demir Hisar
Date of start of the outbreak 04/08/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 210 31 6 0 0
Outbreak 7 Vrboec, Vrboec, Krusevo, Krusevo
Date of start of the outbreak 04/08/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 172 3 0 0 0
Outbreak 8 Crvivci, Crvivici, Kicevo, Kicevo
Date of start of the outbreak 04/08/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 678 84 51 0 0
Outbreak 9 Leskoec, Leskoec, Ohrid, Ohrid
Date of start of the outbreak 05/08/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 270 15 0 0 0
Outbreak 10 Kuratica, Kuratica, Ohrid, Ohrid
Date of start of the outbreak 05/08/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Forest
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 141 5 0 0 0
Outbreak 11 Gorno Lakocerej, Gorno Lakocerej, Ohrid, Ohrid
Date of start of the outbreak 05/08/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 432 41 28 0 0
Outbreak 12 Svinista, Svinista, Ohrid, Ohrid
Date of start of the outbreak 05/08/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 370 47 10 0 0
Outbreak 13 Premka, Premka, Oslomej, Kicevo
Date of start of the outbreak 06/08/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 822 142 98 0 0
Outbreak 14 Sutovo, Sutovo, Oslomej, Kicevo
Date of start of the outbreak 06/08/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 193 72 39 0 0
Outbreak 15 Selce, Selce, Krusevo, Krusevo
Date of start of the outbreak 06/08/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 85 5 1 0 0
Outbreak 16 Pesocani, Pesocani, Debarca, Ohrid
Date of start of the outbreak 07/08/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 88 4 0 0 0
Outbreak 17 Tuin, Tuin, Oslomej, Kicevo
Date of start of the outbreak 07/08/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 337 42 34 0 0
Outbreak 18 Vladilovci, Vladilovci, Caska, Veles
Date of start of the outbreak 07/08/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 424 2 0 0 0
Outbreak 19 Gorno Jabociste, Gorno Jabolciste, Caska, Veles
Date of start of the outbreak 07/08/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 581 5 0 0 0
Outbreak 20 Vrben, Vrben, Mavrovo, Gostivar
Date of start of the outbreak 07/08/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 91 9 4 0 0
Outbreak 21 Orlanci, Orlanci, Aracinovo, Skopje
Date of start of the outbreak 12/08/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 103 5 0 0 0
Outbreak 22 Smolari, Smolari, Novo Selo, Strumica
Date of start of the outbreak 22/08/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 165 14 0 0 0
Outbreak 23 Kalista, Kalista, Struga, Struga
Date of start of the outbreak 27/08/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 120 2 2 0 0
Outbreak 24 Busilci, Busilci, Caska, Veles
Date of start of the outbreak 27/08/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 209 1 0 0 0
Outbreak 25 Zajas, Zajas, Zajas, Kicevo
Date of start of the outbreak 01/09/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 59 3 3 0 0
Outbreak 26 Drenok, Drenok, Probistip, Probistip
Date of start of the outbreak 04/09/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 134 1 0 0 0
Outbreak 27 Krani, Krani, Resen, Resen
Date of start of the outbreak 04/09/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 870 209 57 0 0
Outbreak 28 Bucin, Bucin, Krusevo, Krusevo
Date of start of the outbreak 06/09/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 75 2 0 0 0
Outbreak 29 Pantelej, Pantelej, Kocani, Kocani
Date of start of the outbreak 07/09/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 118 2 2 0 0
Outbreak 30 Konce, Konce, Konce, Radovis
Date of start of the outbreak 14/09/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 287 22 0 0 0
Outbreak 31 Lipkovo, Lipkovo, Lipkovo, Kumanovo
Date of start of the outbreak 15/09/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 197 5 0 0 0
Outbreak 32 Bogdanci, Bogdanci, Gevgelija, Gevgelija
Date of start of the outbreak 25/09/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 123 5 0 0 0
Outbreak 33 Topolnica, Topolnica, Radovis, Radovis
Date of start of the outbreak 25/09/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 127 3 0 0 0
Outbreak 34 Rakitec, Rakitec, Konce, Radovis
Date of start of the outbreak 25/09/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 124 3 0 0 0
Outbreak 35 Dvoriste, Dvoriste, Berovo, Berovo
Date of start of the outbreak 28/09/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 63 6 0 0 0
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 35
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 8626 812 345 0 0
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Sheep / goats 9.41% 4.00% 42.49% 4.00%
*Removed from the susceptible population through death, destruction and/or slaughter
Epidemiology
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Unknown or inconclusive
  • Vectors
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Movement control inside the country
  • Traceability
  • Quarantine
  • Zoning
  • Disinfestation
  • Vector surveillance
  • Vaccination prohibited
  • No treatment of affected animals
Measures to be applied
  • No other measures
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.
Map of outbreak locations