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Low pathogenic avian influenza (poultry), Belgium (3/31/2009) [WAHID Interface - OIE]

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    Low pathogenic avian influenza (poultry), Belgium (3/31/2009) [WAHID Interface - OIE]
    Low pathogenic avian influenza (poultry), Belgium

    Information received on 31/03/2009 from Mr Luc Lengel?, Conseiller G?n?ral et Chef des Services V?t?rinaires , Service Public F?d?ral Sant? Publique, Service Politique Sanitaire, Animaux et V?g?taux , BRUXELLES, Belgium

    -- Summary
    Report type Follow-up report No. 1 (Final report)
    Start date 16/12/2008
    Date of first confirmation of the event 16/12/2008
    Report date 31/03/2009
    Date submitted to OIE 31/03/2009
    Date event resolved 29/01/2009
    Reason for notification New strain of a listed disease
    Manifestation of disease Sub-clinical infection
    Causal agent Low pathogenic avian influenza virus Serotype H5N2
    Nature of diagnosis Laboratory (advanced)
    This event pertains to the whole country
    Related reports
    * Immediate notification (23/12/2008)
    * Follow-up report No. 1 (31/03/2009)

    -- Outbreaks
    There are no new outbreaks in this report

    -- Epidemiology
    Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
    * Unknown or inconclusive
    * Epidemiological investigation is ongoing

    -- Control measures
    Measures applied
    * Stamping out
    * Quarantine
    * Movement control inside the country
    * Screening
    * Zoning
    * Vaccination prohibited
    * No treatment of affected animals
    Measures to be applied
    * No other measures

    -- Future Reporting
    The event is resolved. No more reports will be submitted.
    <cite cite="" >WAHID Interface - OIE World Animal Health Information Database</cite>