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    Outbreak of HPAI in Hungary Part II (I suppose there must be a Part I somewhere)
    SCFCAH meeting
    06-02-2007
    http://ec.europa.eu/food/committees/...ry06022007.pdf

    Slide 5
    26-1-2007
    Survey of authority
    •hundreds of geese showed signs of damaged nervous system
    •autopsy: haemorrhages and necrosis in pancreas, fibrinousairsacculitis, enteritis, haemorrhages in heart

    Slide 20
    Results
    •from a large scale breeding geese farm 59 blood samples were examined by HI test, 25 sample were H5 positive
    •2x60 swabs were PCR negative!
    •examination was repeated from the 4 different stock of the farm (4x10 blood, cloacaland tracheal swab),
    •in 1 affected stock were 9 blood samples positive
    •All swabs were PCR negative
    ...when you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth. - Sherlock Holmes

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    Re: Report - Outbreak of HPAI in Hungary Part II

    Nasty signs and symptoms. Where else are we seeing enteritis? Where else have we seen hemorrhages in the heart?

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    • #3
      Re: Report - Outbreak of HPAI in Hungary Part II

      Originally posted by Theresa42 View Post
      Outbreak of HPAI in Hungary Part II (I suppose there must be a Part I somewhere)
      SCFCAH meeting
      06-02-2007
      http://ec.europa.eu/food/committees/...ry06022007.pdf

      Slide 5
      26-1-2007
      Survey of authority
      •hundreds of geese showed signs of damaged nervous system
      •autopsy: haemorrhages and necrosis in pancreas, fibrinousairsacculitis, enteritis, haemorrhages in heart

      Slide 20
      Results
      •from a large scale breeding geese farm 59 blood samples were examined by HI test, 25 sample were H5 positive
      •2x60 swabs were PCR negative!
      •examination was repeated from the 4 different stock of the farm (4x10 blood, cloacaland tracheal swab),
      •in 1 affected stock were 9 blood samples positive
      •All swabs were PCR negative
      Part I is here, among other interesting reports:

      http://ec.europa.eu/food/committees/...h/index_en.htm
      in the presentations of 26 January 2007 - AI in Hungary direct link: http://ec.europa.eu/food/committees/...ry26012007.pdf

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      • #4
        Re: Report - Outbreak of HPAI in Hungary Part II

        Originally posted by Blue View Post
        Nasty signs and symptoms. Where else are we seeing enteritis? Where else have we seen hemorrhages in the heart?

        Here are slides of H5N1 in chickens including heart damage:

        http://www.flutrackers.com/forum/showthread.php?t=1969
        "May the long time sun
        Shine upon you,
        All love surround you,
        And the pure light within you
        Guide your way on."

        "Where your talents and the needs of the world cross, lies your calling."
        Aristotle

        “In a gentle way, you can shake the world.”
        Mohandas Gandhi

        Be the light that is within.

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        • #5
          Re: Report - Outbreak of HPAI in Hungary Part II

          Originally posted by FrenchieGirl View Post
          Part I is here, among other interesting reports:

          http://ec.europa.eu/food/committees/...h/index_en.htm
          in the presentations of 26 January 2007 - AI in Hungary direct link: http://ec.europa.eu/food/committees/...ry26012007.pdf
          Thanks, FrenchieGirl!
          ...when you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth. - Sherlock Holmes

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          • #6
            Re: Report - Outbreak of HPAI in Hungary Part II

            Thanks FrenchieGirl and Theresa42.
            "May the long time sun
            Shine upon you,
            All love surround you,
            And the pure light within you
            Guide your way on."

            "Where your talents and the needs of the world cross, lies your calling."
            Aristotle

            “In a gentle way, you can shake the world.”
            Mohandas Gandhi

            Be the light that is within.

            Comment


            • #7
              Re: Report - Outbreak of HPAI in Hungary Part II

              Originally posted by Theresa42 View Post
              Outbreak of HPAI in Hungary Part II (I suppose there must be a Part I somewhere)
              SCFCAH meeting
              06-02-2007
              http://ec.europa.eu/food/committees/...ry06022007.pdf

              Slide 5
              26-1-2007
              Survey of authority
              •hundreds of geese showed signs of damaged nervous system
              •autopsy: haemorrhages and necrosis in pancreas, fibrinousairsacculitis, enteritis, haemorrhages in heart

              Slide 20
              Results
              •from a large scale breeding geese farm 59 blood samples were examined by HI test, 25 sample were H5 positive
              •2x60 swabs were PCR negative!
              •examination was repeated from the 4 different stock of the farm (4x10 blood, cloacaland tracheal swab),
              •in 1 affected stock were 9 blood samples positive
              •All swabs were PCR negative
              What does 2 X 60 samples were PCR negative mean? What are the implications of this? Is the PCR test no longer well targeted to the virus?
              Judith --

              What the method does not allow for cannot be proven or disproven using it.

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