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PostPosted: Fri Nov 21, 2014 9:35 am 
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Media reports cite bird flu (likely H5N8) at a fourth farm in The Netherlands.

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Bird flu on 2 companies in Kamperveen
News | 21-11-2014

In the area with a radius of 1 km around the infected holding in Kamperveen the NVWA at a poultry farm clinical signs found matching bird flu. The type of bird flu has not yet been known.

For that reason it was decided to eliminate the companies in the 1km zone precaution. These are two poultry farms. The culling takes place this afternoon.

http://www.rijksoverheid.nl/ministeries ... rveen.html

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Map updated with 2nd Kamperveen farm

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PostPosted: Fri Nov 21, 2014 10:33 am 
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Kamper VeerIn the area with a radius of 1 km around the infected holding in Kamperveen the NVWA at a poultry farm clinical signs found matching bird flu. The type of bird flu has not yet been known.
For that reason it was decided to eliminate the companies in the 1km zone precaution. These are two poultry farms. The culling takes place this afternoon.

Thursday was in the South Holland Ter Aar bird flu detected in a poultry farm. From this second case in the Netherlands has come now established that it is the highly contagious H5N8 variant.

This morning it became clear that the animals Kamperveen infected with an H5 strain of bird flu. Whether this is also true for the two new cases is unknown.

http://www.blikopnieuws.nl/2014/vogelgr ... ven-besmet

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Information received on 03/12/2014 from Dr Christianne Bruschke, Chief Veterinary Officer , Ministry of Economic Affairs, Ministry of Economic Affairs, The Hague, Netherlands


Summary

Report type Follow-up report No. 3
Date of start of the event 14/11/2014
Date of pre-confirmation of the event 16/11/2014
Report date 03/12/2014
Date submitted to OIE 03/12/2014
Reason for notification Reoccurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 2003
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent Highly pathogenic avian influenza virus
Serotype H5N8
Nature of diagnosis Clinical, Laboratory (advanced)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (16/11/2014)
Follow-up report No. 1 (21/11/2014)
Follow-up report No. 2 (22/11/2014)
Follow-up report No. 3 (03/12/2014)




New outbreaks (2)



Outbreak 1 (HPAI 2014-03) Kamperveen, OVERIJSSEL
Date of start of the outbreak 21/11/2014
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Destroyed Slaughtered
Birds 14600 100 0 14600 0

Affected population The premises is situated in the 1 km zone of the previously reported outbreak in Kamperveen.



Outbreak 2 (HPAI 2014-05) Zoeterwoude, ZUID-HOLLAND
Date of start of the outbreak 29/11/2014
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Destroyed Slaughtered
Birds 28000 25 0 28000 0

Affected population Layer and breeding hens



Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 2
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Destroyed Slaughtered
Birds 42600 125 0 42600 0

Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Birds 0.29% 0.00% 0.00% 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

Epidemiological comments Outbreak in Kamperveen: The premises is situated in the 1 km zone of the other affected premises in Kamperveen. Outbreak in Zoeterwoude: On 30 November 2014, a 10 km surveillance zone has been established. In this 10 km zone there are 3 other premises. All susceptible animals on the infected premises have been killed. All premises in the 10 km zone have been screened.



Control measures

Measures applied Control of wildlife reservoirs
Stamping out
Movement control inside the country
Screening
Zoning
Disinfection of infected premises/establishment(s)
Vaccination prohibited
No treatment of affected animals

Measures to be applied No other measures




Diagnostic test results

Laboratory name and type Species Test Test date Result
Central Veterinary Institute (CVI), Lelystad (National laboratory) Birds polymerase chain reaction (PCR) 23/11/2014 Positive
Central Veterinary Institute (CVI), Lelystad (National laboratory) Birds polymerase chain reaction (PCR) 30/11/2014 Positive


Future Reporting

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

http://www.oie.int/wahis_2/public/wahid ... rtid=16675

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