Rabies,
Kazakhstan
Information received on 20/02/2018 from Dr Zhomart Nurkenov, Chairman of Committee of veterinary control and supervision, RSE "National Reference Center for Veterinary", Ministry of Agriculture, ASTANA, Kazakhstan
Summary
Report type Immediate notification (Final report)
Date of start of the event 24/01/2018
Date of confirmation of the event 02/02/2018
Report date 19/02/2018
Date submitted to OIE 20/02/2018
Date event resolved 20/02/2018
Reason for notification First occurrence of a listed disease
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent Rabiesvirus
Serotype RABV
Nature of diagnosis Laboratory (advanced)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
New outbreaks (4)
Outbreak 1 Zharmysh village, Mangystau , MANGYSHLAK
Date of start of the outbreak 24/01/2018
Outbreak status Resolved (20/02/2018)
Epidemiological unit Village
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 746 0 0 0 0
Camelidae 2642 2 2 0 0
Equidae 1351 0 0 0 0
Sheep / goats 3200 0 0 0 0
Outbreak 2 Kuryk village, MANGYSHLAK
Date of start of the outbreak 24/01/2018
Outbreak status Resolved (20/02/2018)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 4 0 0 0 0
Camelidae 3 1 1 0 0
Outbreak 3 Kulandy village, Karakiya, MANGYSHLAK
Date of start of the outbreak 24/01/2018
Outbreak status Resolved (20/02/2018)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 6 0 0 0 0
Dogs 2 0 0 0 0
Equidae 2 1 1 0 0
Outbreak 4 Bostan, Karakiya, MANGYSHLAK
Date of start of the outbreak 24/01/2018
Outbreak status Resolved (20/02/2018)
Epidemiological unit Other
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Wolf (gray wolf):Canis lupus(Canidae) 7 1 1 0 0
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 4
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 756 0 0 0 0
Camelidae 2645 3 3 0 0
Equidae 1353 1 1 0 0
Sheep / goats 3200 0 0 0 0
Dogs 2 0 0 0 0
Wolf (gray wolf):Canis lupus(Canidae) 7 1 1 0 0
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Cattle 0.00% 0.00% ** 0.00%
Camelidae 0.11% 0.11% 100.00% 0.11%
Equidae 0.07% 0.07% 100.00% 0.07%
Sheep / goats 0.00% 0.00% - 0.00%
Dogs 0.00% 0.00% - 0.00%
Wolf (gray wolf):Canis lupus(Canidae) 14.29% 14.29% 100.00% 14.29%
*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
  • Vaccination in response to the outbreak (s)
  • Screening
  • Quarantine
  • Control of wildlife reservoirs
  • 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 Veterinary Laboratory (National laboratory) Camelidae reverse transcription - polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) 02/02/2018 Positive
National Reference Veterinary Laboratory (National laboratory) Equidae reverse transcription - polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) 02/02/2018 Positive
National Reference Veterinary Laboratory (National laboratory) Wolf (gray wolf) reverse transcription - polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) 02/02/2018 Positive
Future Reporting
The event is resolved. No more reports will be submitted.
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