ProMED Digest, Vol 46, Issue 65

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Today's Topics:

1. PRO/AH> Lumpy skin disease - FYR Macedonia: (NG) bovine, 1st
rep, OIE (promed@promedmail.org)
2. PRO/AH/EDR> Plague, animal - USA (02): (WY) feline
(promed@promedmail.org)
3. PRO/EDR> Parechovirus infection - Australia (02):
neuropathology (promed@promedmail.org)
4. PRO> Malaria - Europe: WHO declares Europe malaria free
(promed@promedmail.org)

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rep, OIE
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LUMPY SKIN DISEASE - FYR MACEDONIA: (NEGOTINO) BOVINE, FIRST REPORT,
OIE
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Date: Fri 22 Apr 2016
Source: OIE WAHID weekly disease information 2016; 29 (17) [edited]
<http://www.oie.int/wahis_2/public/wahid.php/Reviewreport/Review?page_refer=MapFullEventReport&reportid 076>

Lumpy skin disease [LSD], Former Yugoslavian Republic [FYR] of
Macedonia
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Information received on [and dated] 22 Apr 2016 from Msc Zoran
Popovski, director, Food and Veterinary Agency, Food and Veterinary
Agency, Skopje, FYR of Macedonia

Summary
Report type: immediate notification
Date of start of the event: 18 Apr 2016
Date of confirmation of the event: 21 Apr 2016
Reason for notification: 1st occurrence of a listed disease in the
country
Causal agent: poxviridae
Nature of diagnosis: laboratory basic
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country

New outbreaks (1)
Total outbreaks: 1
Outbreak 1: Demir Kapija, Demir Kapija, Demir Kapija, Negotino
Date of start of the outbreak: 18 Apr 2016
Outbreak status: continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit: farm
Total animals affected:
Species / Susceptible / Cases / Deaths / Destroyed / Slaughtered
Cattle / 5 / 1 / 0 / 1 / 0
Affected population: One bovine animal was affected.
Outbreak statistics [rates apparent, expressed as percentages]:
Species / Morbidity rate / Mortality rate / Case fatality rate /
Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Cattle / 20 / 0 / 0 / 20
*Removed from the susceptible population

Epidemiology
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection: unknown or
inconclusive

Control measures
Measures applied: movement control inside the country;
disinfection/disinfestation; quarantine; official disposal of
carcasses, by-products and waste; surveillance within containment
and/or protection zone; modified stamping out; vaccination prohibited;
no treatment of affected animals
Measures to be applied: control of vectors

Diagnostic test results
Laboratory name and type / Species / Test / Test date / Result
National Reference Laboratory for Exotic Diseases at the National
Diagnostic Research Veterinary Institute, Sofia, Bulgaria (foreign
laboratory) / Cattle / polymerase chain reaction (PCR) / 21 Apr 2016 /
Positive

Future reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.

[The location of this outbreak can be seen on the interactive map
included in the OIE report at the source URL above.]

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[Lumpy skin disease continues to spread regionally, now affecting the
FYR of Macedonia.

Recently, Bulgaria reported lumpy skin disease, where to date 9
outbreaks have been reported. See event summary and map at
<http://www.oie.int/wahis_2/public/wahid.php/Reviewreport/Review/viewsummary?reportid 044>.
- Mod.CRD

A HealthMap/ProMED-mail map can be accessed at:
<http://healthmap.org/promed/p/22550>.]

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ProMED Digest, Vol 46, Issue 65
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Today's Topics:

1. PRO/AH> Lumpy skin disease - FYR Macedonia: (NG) bovine, 1st
rep, OIE (promed@promedmail.org)
2. PRO/AH/EDR> Plague, animal - USA (02): (WY) feline
(promed@promedmail.org)
3. PRO/EDR> Parechovirus infection - Australia (02):
neuropathology (promed@promedmail.org)
4. PRO> Malaria - Europe: WHO declares Europe malaria free
(promed@promedmail.org)

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Message: 1
Date: Sat, 23 Apr 2016 16:13:53 +0000
From: promed@promedmail.org
Subject: PRO/AH> Lumpy skin disease - FYR Macedonia: (NG) bovine, 1st
rep, OIE
To: promed-post@promedmail.org, promed-ahead-post@promedmail.org
Message-ID:
<0100015443e618d6-7124d502-d32a-434c-a164-3772c28aab68-000000@email.amazonses.com>

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LUMPY SKIN DISEASE - FYR MACEDONIA: (NEGOTINO) BOVINE, FIRST REPORT,
OIE
************************************************************************
A ProMED-mail post
<http://www.promedmail.org>
ProMED-mail is a program of the
International Society for Infectious Diseases
<http://www.isid.org>

Date: Fri 22 Apr 2016
Source: OIE WAHID weekly disease information 2016; 29 (17) [edited]
<http://www.oie.int/wahis_2/public/wahid.php/Reviewreport/Review?page_refer=MapFullEventReport&reportid 076>

Lumpy skin disease [LSD], Former Yugoslavian Republic [FYR] of
Macedonia
--------------------------------------------------------------
Information received on [and dated] 22 Apr 2016 from Msc Zoran
Popovski, director, Food and Veterinary Agency, Food and Veterinary
Agency, Skopje, FYR of Macedonia

Summary
Report type: immediate notification
Date of start of the event: 18 Apr 2016
Date of confirmation of the event: 21 Apr 2016
Reason for notification: 1st occurrence of a listed disease in the
country
Causal agent: poxviridae
Nature of diagnosis: laboratory basic
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country

New outbreaks (1)
Total outbreaks: 1
Outbreak 1: Demir Kapija, Demir Kapija, Demir Kapija, Negotino
Date of start of the outbreak: 18 Apr 2016
Outbreak status: continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit: farm
Total animals affected:
Species / Susceptible / Cases / Deaths / Destroyed / Slaughtered
Cattle / 5 / 1 / 0 / 1 / 0
Affected population: One bovine animal was affected.
Outbreak statistics [rates apparent, expressed as percentages]:
Species / Morbidity rate / Mortality rate / Case fatality rate /
Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Cattle / 20 / 0 / 0 / 20
*Removed from the susceptible population

Epidemiology
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection: unknown or
inconclusive

Control measures
Measures applied: movement control inside the country;
disinfection/disinfestation; quarantine; official disposal of
carcasses, by-products and waste; surveillance within containment
and/or protection zone; modified stamping out; vaccination prohibited;
no treatment of affected animals
Measures to be applied: control of vectors

Diagnostic test results
Laboratory name and type / Species / Test / Test date / Result
National Reference Laboratory for Exotic Diseases at the National
Diagnostic Research Veterinary Institute, Sofia, Bulgaria (foreign
laboratory) / Cattle / polymerase chain reaction (PCR) / 21 Apr 2016 /
Positive

Future reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.

[The location of this outbreak can be seen on the interactive map
included in the OIE report at the source URL above.]

--
communicated by:
ProMED-mail
<promed@promedmail.org>

[Lumpy skin disease continues to spread regionally, now affecting the
FYR of Macedonia.

Recently, Bulgaria reported lumpy skin disease, where to date 9
outbreaks have been reported. See event summary and map at
<http://www.oie.int/wahis_2/public/wahid.php/Reviewreport/Review/viewsummary?reportid 044>.
- Mod.CRD

A HealthMap/ProMED-mail map can be accessed at:
<http://healthmap.org/promed/p/22550>.]

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