Bluetongue,
Former Yug. Rep. of Macedonia
Information received on 14/10/2020 from Dr Zoran Atanasov, Prime minister personnel advisor for agriculture, food security, veterinary and fitosanitary policy , Office of the President of the Government , Government, North Macedonia, SKOPJE, Former Yug. Rep. of Macedonia
Summary
Report type Follow-up report No. 13
Date of start of the event 12/07/2020
Date of confirmation of the event 17/07/2020
Report date 09/10/2020
Date submitted to OIE 14/10/2020
Date event resolved 29/12/2020
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)
Follow-up report No. 16 (29/12/2020)
New outbreaks (25)
Outbreak 1 Strbovo, Strbovo, Resen, Resen
Date of start of the outbreak 27/07/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (29/12/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 303 38 33 0 0
Outbreak 2 Demir Hisar, Demir Hisar, Sopotnica, Demir Hisar
Date of start of the outbreak 01/08/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (29/12/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 185 15 0 0 0
Outbreak 3 Strugovo, Strugovo, Demir Hisar, Demir Hisar
Date of start of the outbreak 03/08/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (29/12/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 53 6 2 0 0
Outbreak 4 Graiste, Graiste, Demir Hisar, Demir Hisar
Date of start of the outbreak 03/08/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (29/12/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 60 4 0 0 0
Outbreak 5 Demir Kapija, Demir Kapija, Demir Kapija, Negotino
Date of start of the outbreak 03/08/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (29/12/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 219 2 0 0 0
Outbreak 6 Recani, Recani, Vranesnica, Kicevo
Date of start of the outbreak 04/08/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (29/12/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 172 15 5 0 0
Outbreak 7 Obednik, Obednik, Demir Hisar, Demir Hisar
Date of start of the outbreak 04/08/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (29/12/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 121 6 0 0 0
Outbreak 8 Slatino, Slatino, Debarca, Ohrid
Date of start of the outbreak 05/08/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (29/12/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 175 14 0 0 0
Outbreak 9 Brezani, Brezani, Debarca, Ohrid
Date of start of the outbreak 06/08/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (29/12/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 189 16 10 0 0
Outbreak 10 Velmej, Velmej, Berovo, Ohrid
Date of start of the outbreak 06/08/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (29/12/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 297 8 3 0 0
Outbreak 11 Mojanci, Mojanci, Aracinovo, Skopje
Date of start of the outbreak 09/08/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (29/12/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 419 45 10 0 0
Outbreak 12 Dolno Cicevo, Dolno Cicevo, Gradsko, Veles
Date of start of the outbreak 10/08/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (29/12/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 446 1 0 0 0
Outbreak 13 Livoista, Livoista, Ohrid, Ohrid
Date of start of the outbreak 10/08/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (29/12/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 169 8 6 0 0
Outbreak 14 Lomnica, Lomnica, Vrapciste, Gostivar
Date of start of the outbreak 13/08/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (29/12/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 163 5 0 0 0
Outbreak 15 Garnikovo, Garnikovo, Kavadaraci, Kavadarci
Date of start of the outbreak 16/08/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (29/12/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 697 12 10 0 0
Outbreak 16 Lokvica, Lokvica, Makedosnki Brod, Kicevo
Date of start of the outbreak 17/08/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (29/12/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 98 5 5 0 0
Outbreak 17 Svinjiste, Svinjiste, Drugovo, Kicevo
Date of start of the outbreak 22/08/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (29/12/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 109 32 13 0 0
Outbreak 18 Prnalija, Prnalija, Radovis, Radovis
Date of start of the outbreak 28/09/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (29/12/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 311 1 0 0 0
Outbreak 19 Mitrasinci, Mitrsinci, Berovo, Berovo
Date of start of the outbreak 01/10/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (29/12/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 60 3 0 0 0
Outbreak 20 Berovo, Berovo, Berovo, Berovo
Date of start of the outbreak 01/10/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (29/12/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 80 18 10 0 0
Outbreak 21 Dvoriste, Dvoriste, Berovo, Berovo
Date of start of the outbreak 01/10/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (29/12/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 98 6 4 0 0
Outbreak 22 Rosoman, Rosoman, Kavadarci, Kavadarci
Date of start of the outbreak 01/10/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (29/12/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 210 1 0 0 0
Outbreak 23 Vladievci, Vladievci, Berovo, Kavadarci
Date of start of the outbreak 01/10/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (29/12/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 137 3 0 0 0
Outbreak 24 Podares, Podares, Radovis, Radovis
Date of start of the outbreak 05/10/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (29/12/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 27 2 0 0 0
Outbreak 25 Prevalec, Prevalec, Veles, Veles
Date of start of the outbreak 07/10/2020
Outbreak status Resolved (29/12/2020)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 163 1 0 0 0
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 25
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 4961 267 111 0 0
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Sheep / goats 5.38% 2.24% 41.57% 2.24%
*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