H5N1 highly pathogenic influenza A outbreak in Senegal
By: Date: 2021-02-04 Categories: foodwarning Tags: ,
  Food Partner Network News According to the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE), on February 1, 2021, the Senegal Animal Production Department reported to OIE that a highly pathogenic H5N1 influenza A outbreak occurred in Senegal.

   The place where the outbreak occurred is in Saint-Louis, which was confirmed on January 28, 2021. The source of the epidemic is unknown or uncertain. According to laboratory tests, the specific incidence is as follows:
  Number of affected animals

Variety

Suspected case

Case

Death

Destroy

slaughter

White Pelican

8887

882

882

0

0

Pink-backed Pelican

35

0

0

0

0


   Epidemic Statistics

Variety

incidence rate

Death rate

Case fatality rate

Animal loss rate

White Pelican

9.25%

9.25%

100.00%

9.25%

Pink-backed Pelican

0.00%

0.00%

0.00%

   The epidemic is still continuing, and the Senegal Animal Production Department will submit a follow-up report every week.
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