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  • Kazakhstan: 2019 Anthrax

    Source: https://akipress.com/news:623939:_b_...nd_eliminated/


    Anthrax in Akmola region: 80% of meat of diseased cattle seized and eliminated
    Kazakhstan|life|August 20, 2019 / 01:33 PM

    AKIPRESS.COM - 80% of meat of the diseased cow that was slaughtered in the village of Olginka were seized, head of the department of epidemiological surveillance of extremely dangerous infections of the committee of quality control and security of goods and services of the Ministry of Health of Kazakhstan Zauresh Jumadilova said, InformBureau reports.

    "We took 80% of the meat. 80% were eaten — about 10 kg. A total of 144 kg have been seized and eliminated. There was a contact with people, they bought the meat, therefore, we will conduct raids among contact people and check their temperature twice a day in three villages — Olginka, Nikolaevko and Arshaly," the chief of the department said.

    According to her, five people with the suspected anthrax diagnosis were hospitalized in Olginka, including four were confirmed being diagnosed anthrax...

  • #2
    Anthrax,
    Kazakhstan
    Information received on 19/08/2019 from Dr Tursyn Kabduldanov, Deputy Chairman, Committee for Veterinary Control and Supervision, Ministry of Agriculture, Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan
    Summary
    Report type Immediate notification
    Date of start of the event 12/08/2019
    Date of confirmation of the event 16/08/2019
    Report date 19/08/2019
    Date submitted to OIE 19/08/2019
    Reason for notification First occurrence of a listed disease
    Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
    Causal agent Bacillus anthracis
    Nature of diagnosis Clinical, Laboratory (basic)
    This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
    New outbreaks (1)
    Outbreak 1 Olginka, Arshaly, Akmolinskaya
    Date of start of the outbreak 12/08/2019
    Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
    Epidemiological unit Village
    Affected animals
    Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
    Cattle 323 1 0 1 0
    Equidae 53 0 0 0 0
    Sheep 113 0 0 0 0
    Swine 126 0 0 0 0
    Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 1
    Total animals affected
    Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
    Cattle 323 1 0 1 0
    Equidae 53 0 0 0 0
    Sheep 113 0 0 0 0
    Swine 126 0 0 0 0
    Outbreak statistics
    Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
    Cattle 0.31% 0.00% 0.00% 0.31%
    Equidae 0.00% 0.00% - 0.00%
    Sheep 0.00% 0.00% - 0.00%
    Swine 0.00% 0.00% - 0.00%
    *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
    • Vaccination in response to the outbreak (s)
      Administrative division Species Total Vaccinated Details
      Akmolinskaya Cattle 323
      Equidae 53
      Sheep 113
      Swine 126
    • Quarantine
    • Selective killing and disposal
    • Zoning
    • Disinfection
    • No treatment of affected animals
    Measures to be applied
    • No other measures
    Diagnostic test results
    Laboratory name and type Species Test Test date Result
    National Reference Centre for veterinary (National laboratory) Cattle polymerase chain reaction (PCR) 16/08/2019 Positive
    Republican veterinary laboratory (National laboratory) Cattle polymerase chain reaction (PCR) 16/08/2019 Positive
    Future Reporting
    The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.
    ...
    https://www.oie.int/wahis_2/public/w...reportid=31449
    "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

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    • #3
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      08/19/2019

      Ministry of Health of the Republic of Kazakhstan: The situation on the registration of anthrax in the Akmola region is under control

      The epidemiological situation in the Akmola region and the city of Nur-Sultan is stable.

      The Committee for Quality and Safety Control of Goods and Services of the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Kazakhstan informed about the epidemiological situation and the measures taken in connection with the registration of anthrax in the village of Olginka, Mikhailovsky rural district, Arshalynsky district, Akmola region.

      According to Lyudmila Byurabekova, Chairperson of the Committee for Quality and Safety Control of Goods and Services of the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Kazakhstan, “The situation regarding the registration of anthrax is under constant control of the Committee.”

      In the region, under the chairmanship of Deputy Akim of Akmola Oblast Galymzhan Adykalikov, territorial headquarters for anthrax work with the participation of all interested government agencies in the field of health, veterinary medicine, law enforcement agencies and representatives of emergency situations departments. The outbreak organized anti-epidemic and anti-epizootic measures aimed at identifying and vaccinating contact persons, ”the head of the Committee noted.

      In addition, the akim of the Arshaly district approved an action plan for the localization and elimination of epizootic and epidemiological foci.

      To date, five suspected cases of anthrax have been reported, of which four have been laboratory-confirmed. The causes of infection were the forced slaughter of cattle (cows) without a veterinary examination on a personal compound.

      In addition, 3 paramedics were sent to the village of Olginka to conduct backyard tours. The medical organization is provided with medicines in full.

      It should be noted that all contacts in the period from August 12 to 15, 2019 were hospitalized in the infectious ward of the Arshalynsky hospital. An epidemiological investigation established that from August 2 to 6, 2019, a forced slaughter of a cow was carried out without a veterinary examination in a personal compound. According to the owner of the cow, 5 people participated in the slaughter.

      Currently, the laboratory of especially dangerous infections of the regional branch of the National Center for Expertise of the Akmola region has taken material from patients for serological testing.

      Also, specialists from laboratory services from the moment of registration of the first case of the disease from the foci selected the materials of the diseased animal ( cattle meat, wool, hay, milk, dung, feed (barley, mixed fodder ), soil, water and manure from the slaughter site.

      According to the results of studies, no inappropriate samples were detected, 3 additional biological samples and 5 soil samples were selected, which are on bacteriological studies.

      At the same time, the veterinary inspection together with the sanitary service, police and medical workers conducted courtyard rounds of 156 houses (with partial repetition), 236 various objects and organizations, more than 392 leaflets were distributed to residents.

      During the courtyard bypass, a circle of contact persons was determined for whom medical supervision was established, thermometry and examination were carried out twice a day.

      Final disinfection was carried out in the hearths, bed disinfection was carried out in the chamber. To control the disinfection carried out, 70 washes were selected, of which 50 werehes were negative, 20 werehes in operation.

      Note that on August 16 this year, the Ministry of Agriculture of the Republic of Kazakhstan introduced quarantine in the territory of the village of Olginka, the Mikhailovsky rural district of the Arshaly district of the Akmola region in connection with laboratory confirmation of the diagnosis of anthrax in animals belonging to the residents of the village of Olginka.

      There are restrictions on the movement (entry and exit) of farm animals, vehicles and people on the territory of the settlement of Olgink, Mikhailovsky rural district, Arshalynsky district, Akmola region.

      The situation in the region is under the control of the Committee, anti-epidemic measures continue.

      In addition, the head of the Committee recommends that citizens observe basic safety and hygiene rules. And also, in cases of fever and deterioration of well-being, we recommend contacting a medical institution at the place of residence.


      Posted: 08/19/2019 - 12:20:49
      Updated: 08.19.2019 - 15:38:12

      http://dsm.gov.kz/ru/news/minzdrav-r...sti-nahoditsya
      "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

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      • #4
        Anthrax,
        Kazakhstan
        Information received on 18/09/2019 from Dr Tursyn Kabduldanov, Deputy Chairman, Committee for Veterinary Control and Supervision, Ministry of Agriculture, Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan
        Summary
        Report type Immediate notification
        Date of start of the event 02/09/2019
        Date of confirmation of the event 10/09/2019
        Report date 18/09/2019
        Date submitted to OIE 18/09/2019
        Reason for notification First occurrence of a listed disease
        Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
        Causal agent Bacillus anthracis
        Nature of diagnosis Laboratory (basic)
        This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
        New outbreaks (1)
        Outbreak 1 Kumkuduk, Aitekebi, Aktyubinskaya
        Date of start of the outbreak 02/09/2019
        Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
        Epidemiological unit Farm
        Affected animals
        Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
        Cattle 491 1 1 0 0
        Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 1
        Total animals affected
        Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
        Cattle 491 1 1 0 0
        Outbreak statistics
        Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
        Cattle 0.20% 0.20% 100.00% 0.20%
        *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
        • Vaccination in response to the outbreak (s)
          Administrative division Species Total Vaccinated Details
          Aktyubinskaya Cattle 491
        • Quarantine
        • Zoning
        • Disinfection
        • Ante and post-mortem inspections
        • No treatment of affected animals
        Measures to be applied
        • No other measures
        Diagnostic test results
        Laboratory name and type Species Test Test date Result
        National Reference Centre for veterinary (National laboratory) Cattle bacteriological examination 10/09/2019 Positive
        National Reference Centre for veterinary (National laboratory) Cattle polymerase chain reaction (PCR) 10/09/2019 Positive
        Future Reporting
        The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.
        ...

        https://www.oie.int/wahis_2/public/w...reportid=31805
        "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

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