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#Analysis of recent #scientific #information on #avian #influenza A(#H7N9) virus - 10 February 2017 (@WHO, edited)

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20 Mar 2017

Highly pathogenic #avian #influenza #H5N6, #Vietnam [a #poultry #outbreak] (#OIE, Mar. 20 ‘17)


Title: Highly pathogenic #avian #influenza #H5N6, #Vietnam [a #poultry #outbreak].

Subject: Avian Influenza, H5N6 subtype, poultry epizootics in Vietnam.

Source: OIE, full page: (LINK).

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Highly pathogenic avian influenza H5N6, Vietnam

Information received on 19/03/2017 from Dr Dong Pham Van, Director General, Chief Veterinary Officer, Department of Animal Health, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, Hanoï, Vietnam

  • Summary
    • Report type    Follow-up report No. 2
    • Date of start of the event    12/02/2017
    • Date of confirmation of the event    16/02/2017
    • Report date    19/03/2017
    • Date submitted to OIE    19/03/2017
    • Reason for notification    Reoccurrence of a listed disease
    • Date of previous occurrence    07/2016
    • Manifestation of disease    Clinical disease
    • Causal agent    Highly pathogenic avian influenza virus
    • Serotype    H5N6
    • Nature of diagnosis    Clinical, Laboratory (advanced)
    • This event pertains to    the whole country
  • Summary of outbreaks   
    • Total outbreaks: 1
      • Total animals affected: Species    - Susceptible    - Cases    - Deaths    - Destroyed    - Slaughtered
        • Birds    - 200    - 130    - 130    - 70    - 0
      • Outbreak statistics: Species    - Apparent morbidity rate    - Apparent mortality rate    - Apparent case fatality rate    - Proportion susceptible animals lost*
        • Birds    - 65.00%    - 65.00%    - 100.00%    - 100.00%
          • *Removed from the susceptible population through death, destruction and/or slaughter
  • Epidemiology
    • Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection   
      • Unknown or inconclusive

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Keywords: OIE; Updates; Avian Influenza; H5N6 ; Poultry; Vietnam.

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