Announcement

Collapse
No announcement yet.

China - HPAI H5N6 poultry outbreak in Lingchuan County, Guangxi province - March 5, 3018

Collapse
X
 
  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts

  • China - HPAI H5N6 poultry outbreak in Lingchuan County, Guangxi province - March 5, 3018

    An outbreak of H5N6 subtype HPAI in Lingchuan County, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region

    Date: 2018-03-05 16:45 Author: Source: Ministry of Agriculture Information Office [font: Tai Zhong small ]Print

      Ministry of Agriculture press office 3 Yue 5 release, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, Guilin Lingchuan County in poultry with H5N6 subtype highly pathogenic bird flu.   2 Yue 22 Ri , Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, Guilin Lingchuan County duck breeding farms suspected bird flu symptoms appear, the incidence 28000 rats died 23950 Zhi. 2 Yue 25 , the regional animal disease prevention and control center for the diagnosis of suspected bird flu. 3 Yue 5 May by the National Avian Influenza Reference Laboratory confirmed the outbreaks as H5N6 subtype highly pathogenic bird flu.
      After the epidemic occurred, the local government worked hard to deal with the epidemic effectively in accordance with the relevant preplan and the technical regulation on prevention and treatment, and cull and detoxify 30,462 poultry. At present, the outbreak has been effectively controlled.

    zhttp://www.moa.gov.cn/gk/yjgl_1/yqfb/201803/t20180305_6137925.htm




    Last edited by sharon sanders; March 7, 2018, 05:57 AM.

  • #2
    Highly pathogenic avian influenza,
    China (People's Rep. of)
    Information received on 07/03/2018 from Dr Zhang Zhongqui, Director General , China Animal Disease Control Centre, Veterinary Bureau, Ministry of Agriculture, Beijing, China (People's Rep. of)
    Summary
    Report type Immediate notification
    Date of start of the event 22/02/2018
    Date of confirmation of the event 02/03/2018
    Report date 05/03/2018
    Date submitted to OIE 07/03/2018
    Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
    Date of previous occurrence 25/08/2017
    Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
    Causal agent Highly pathogenic avian influenza virus
    Serotype H5N6
    Nature of diagnosis Clinical, Laboratory (advanced)
    This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
    New outbreaks (1)
    Outbreak 1 Guilin, Lingchuan, GUANGXI
    Date of start of the outbreak 22/02/2018
    Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
    Epidemiological unit Farm
    Affected animals
    Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
    Birds 30462 28000 23950 6512 0
    Affected population Domestic ducks
    Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 1
    Total animals affected
    Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
    Birds 30462 28000 23950 6512 0
    Outbreak statistics
    Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
    Birds 91.92% 78.62% 85.54% 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
    • Movement control inside the country
    • Screening
    • Quarantine
    • Official destruction of animal products
    • Stamping out
    • Disinfection
    • 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
    Harbin national avian influenza reference laboratory (OIE Reference Laboratory) Birds reverse transcription - polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) 02/03/2018 Positive
    Harbin national avian influenza reference laboratory (OIE Reference Laboratory) Birds virus isolation 02/03/2018 Positive
    Future Reporting
    The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.
    ...
    http://www.oie.int/wahis_2/public/wa...reportid=26058
    "Safety and security don't just happen, they are the result of collective consensus and public investment. We owe our children, the most vulnerable citizens in our society, a life free of violence and fear."
    -Nelson Mandela

    Comment

    Working...
    X