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According to the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE), on March 25, 2021, the Austrian Federal Ministry of Health reported to OIE that the H5 highly pathogenic influenza A outbreak occurred in Austria.
The outbreak occurred in Vienna and Tulln County, which was confirmed on March 19, 2021. The source of the epidemic is unknown or uncertain. Laboratory tests revealed that 6 mute swans and 1 gull died.
The epidemic is still continuing, and the Austrian Federal Ministry of Health will submit a follow-up report every week.