Bluetongue,
Former Yug. Rep. of Macedonia
Information received on 27/10/2020 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. 14
Date of start of the event 12/07/2020
Date of confirmation of the event 17/07/2020
Report date 26/10/2020
Date submitted to OIE 27/10/2020
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 (12)
Outbreak 1 Teranci, Teranci, Cesinovo Oblesevo, Kocani
Date of start of the outbreak 07/10/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 391 9 2 0 0
Outbreak 2 Pestrisino, Pestrisino, Probistip, Probistip
Date of start of the outbreak 08/10/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 205 4 0 0 0
Outbreak 3 Dvoriste, Dvoriste, Berovo, Berovo
Date of start of the outbreak 09/10/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 79 14 12 0 0
Outbreak 4 Vladimirovo, Vladimirovo, Berovo, Berovo
Date of start of the outbreak 09/10/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 52 7 3 0 0
Outbreak 5 Stanca, Stanca, Rankovce, Kriva Palanka
Date of start of the outbreak 09/10/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 184 8 8 0 0
Outbreak 6 Ubogo, Ubogo, Gradsko, Veles
Date of start of the outbreak 12/10/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 215 21 12 0 0
Outbreak 7 Dobroste, Dobroste, Tearce, Tetovo
Date of start of the outbreak 13/10/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 869 7 2 0 0
Outbreak 8 Kukovo, Kukovo, Probistip, Probistip
Date of start of the outbreak 15/10/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 211 2 0 0 0
Outbreak 9 Strisovci, Strisovci, Probistip, Probistip
Date of start of the outbreak 16/10/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 356 1 1 0 0
Outbreak 10 Slatino, Slatino, Tearce, Tetovo
Date of start of the outbreak 20/10/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 54 3 0 0 0
Outbreak 11 Petrisino, Petrisino, Probistip, Probistip
Date of start of the outbreak 21/10/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 80 4 4 0 0
Outbreak 12 Neraste, Neraste, Tearce, Tetovo
Date of start of the outbreak 21/10/2020
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 343 3 0 0 0
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 12
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep / goats 3039 83 44 0 0
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Sheep / goats 2.73% 1.45% 53.01% 1.45%
*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