Highly pathogenic avian influenza,
Serbia
Information received on 01/03/2017 from Dr Budimir Plavšić, Head, Animal Health Department Veterinary Directorate, Ministry of Agriculture and Environmental Protection, Belgrade, Serbia
Summary
Report type Follow-up report No. 6
Date of start of the event 30/11/2016
Date of confirmation of the event 02/12/2016
Report date 01/03/2017
Date submitted to OIE 01/03/2017
Reason for notification First occurrence of a listed disease in the country
Causal agent Highly pathogenic avian influenza virus
Serotype H5N8
Nature of diagnosis Laboratory (basic), Necropsy
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (06/12/2016)
Follow-up report No. 1 (15/12/2016)
Follow-up report No. 2 (16/12/2016)
Follow-up report No. 3 (11/01/2017)
Follow-up report No. 4 (18/01/2017)
Follow-up report No. 5 (31/01/2017)
Follow-up report No. 6 (01/03/2017)
New outbreaks (9)
Outbreak 1 (15650) Zemun- Zemunski kej, Zemun, Beograd, SRBIJA
Date of start of the outbreak 03/02/2017
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Other
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Destroyed Slaughtered
Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) 5 5 0 0
Outbreak 2 (15651) Begecka jama park prirode, Begec, Novi Sad, Južnobacki, SRBIJA
Date of start of the outbreak 08/02/2017
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Natural park
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Destroyed Slaughtered
Mallard:Anas platyrhynchos(Anatidae) 0 0 0 0
Grey Heron:Ardea cinerea(Ardeidae) 1 1 0 0
Great Cormorant:Phalacrocorax carbo(Phalacrocoracidae) 0 0 0 0
Outbreak 3 (15652) Botoš, Zrenjanin, Srednjebanatski, SRBIJA
Date of start of the outbreak 10/02/2017
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Destroyed Slaughtered
Birds 52 46 46 6 0
Outbreak 4 (15653) kanal DTD, Novi Sad, Južnobacki, SRBIJA
Date of start of the outbreak 10/02/2017
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Other
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Destroyed Slaughtered
Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) 2 2 0 0
Outbreak 5 (15654) Vinci, Golubac, Branicevski, SRBIJA
Date of start of the outbreak 10/02/2017
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Other
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Destroyed Slaughtered
Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) 1 1 0 0
Outbreak 6 (15655) selo Kostolac-Pepeliste, Kostolac, Branicevski, SRBIJA
Date of start of the outbreak 13/02/2017
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Other
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Destroyed Slaughtered
Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) 1 1 0 0
Outbreak 7 (15656) Mošorin, Titel, Južnobacki, SRBIJA
Date of start of the outbreak 17/02/2017
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Other
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Destroyed Slaughtered
Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) 1 1 0 0
Outbreak 8 (15657) Mala Vrbica, Kladovo, Borski , SRBIJA
Date of start of the outbreak 23/02/2017
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Other
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Destroyed Slaughtered
Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) 1 1 0 0
Outbreak 9 (15658) Kisiljevo- kanal Ramski rit, Veliko Gradište, Branicevski, SRBIJA
Date of start of the outbreak 23/02/2017
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Other
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Destroyed Slaughtered
Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) 1 1 0 0
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 9
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Destroyed Slaughtered
Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) 12 12 0 0
Mallard:Anas platyrhynchos(Anatidae) 0 0 0 0
Grey Heron:Ardea cinerea(Ardeidae) 1 1 0 0
Great Cormorant:Phalacrocorax carbo(Phalacrocoracidae) 0 0 0 0
Birds 52 46 46 6 0
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) ** ** 100.00% **
Mallard:Anas platyrhynchos(Anatidae) ** ** - **
Grey Heron:Ardea cinerea(Ardeidae) ** ** 100.00% **
Great Cormorant:Phalacrocorax carbo(Phalacrocoracidae) ** ** - **
Birds 88.46% 88.46% 100.00% 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
  • Movement control inside the country
  • 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.
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