African swine fever,
Czech Republic
Information received on 05/01/2018 from Dr Zbyněk Semerád, Director General, State Veterinary Administration, Veterinary Administration, Prague, Czech Republic
Summary
Report type Follow-up report No. 26
Date of start of the event 21/06/2017
Date of confirmation of the event 27/06/2017
Report date 05/01/2018
Date submitted to OIE 05/01/2018
Date event resolved 19/04/2018
Reason for notification First occurrence of a listed disease in the country
Causal agent African swine fever virus
Nature of diagnosis Laboratory (basic)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (27/06/2017)
Follow-up report No. 1 (30/06/2017)
Follow-up report No. 2 (05/07/2017)
Follow-up report No. 3 (11/07/2017)
Follow-up report No. 4 (18/07/2017)
Follow-up report No. 5 (25/07/2017)
Follow-up report No. 6 (01/08/2017)
Follow-up report No. 7 (10/08/2017)
Follow-up report No. 8 (17/08/2017)
Follow-up report No. 9 (24/08/2017)
Follow-up report No. 10 (31/08/2017)
Follow-up report No. 11 (07/09/2017)
Follow-up report No. 12 (14/09/2017)
Follow-up report No. 13 (21/09/2017)
Follow-up report No. 14 (28/09/2017)
Follow-up report No. 15 (06/10/2017)
Follow-up report No. 16 (11/10/2017)
Follow-up report No. 17 (30/10/2017)
Follow-up report No. 18 (08/11/2017)
Follow-up report No. 19 (19/11/2017)
Follow-up report No. 20 (24/11/2017)
Follow-up report No. 21 (03/12/2017)
Follow-up report No. 22 (08/12/2017)
Follow-up report No. 23 (15/12/2017)
Follow-up report No. 24 (22/12/2017)
Follow-up report No. 25 (29/12/2017)
Follow-up report No. 26 (05/01/2018)
Follow-up report No. 27 (12/01/2018)
Follow-up report No. 28 (19/01/2018)
Follow-up report No. 29 (26/01/2018)
Follow-up report No. 30 (04/02/2018)
Follow-up report No. 31 (15/02/2018)
Follow-up report No. 32 (09/03/2018)
Follow-up report No. 33 (13/04/2018)
Follow-up report No. 34 (20/04/2018)
Follow-up report No. 35 (01/10/2018)
Follow-up report No. 36 (08/10/2018)
New outbreaks (3)
Outbreak 1 Príluky, Zlín, Zlínský
Date of start of the outbreak 03/01/2018
Outbreak status Resolved (03/01/2018)
Epidemiological unit Forest
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 1 1 0 0
Affected population Samples for ASF testing were collected from a dead wild boar and sent to the State Veterinary Institute (National Reference Laboratory) within the framework of the ASF surveillance programme.
Outbreak 2 Kostelec, Zlín, Zlínský
Date of start of the outbreak 03/01/2018
Outbreak status Resolved (03/01/2018)
Epidemiological unit Forest
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 1 1 0 0
Affected population Samples for ASF testing were collected from a dead wild boar and sent to the State Veterinary Institute (National Reference Laboratory) within the framework of the ASF surveillance programme.
Outbreak 3 Kudlov, Zlín, Zlínský
Date of start of the outbreak 03/01/2018
Outbreak status Resolved (03/01/2018)
Epidemiological unit Forest
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 1 1 0 0
Affected population Samples for ASF testing were collected from a dead wild boar and sent to the State Veterinary Institute (National Reference Laboratory) within the framework of the ASF surveillance programme.
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 3
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) 3 3 0 0
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Wild boar:Sus scrofa(Suidae) ** ** 100.00% **
*Removed from the susceptible population through death, destruction and/or slaughter
**Not calculated because of missing information
Epidemiology
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Unknown or inconclusive
Control measures
Measures applied
  • 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
State Veterinary Institute, Jihlava (National laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 03/01/2018 Positive
State Veterinary Institute, Jihlava (National laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 03/01/2018 Positive
State Veterinary Institute, Jihlava (National laboratory) Wild boar real-time PCR 03/01/2018 Positive
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.
Map of outbreak locations