News - August 2009 - September 2009

  1. 29 September 2009 - Bluetongue in Morocco
  2. 4 September 2009 - Bluetongue in Australia
  3. 27 August 2009 - Bluetongue Israel

29 September 2009

Bluetongue in Morocco

Summary of outbreak
Report type
Start date
Date of first confirmation of the event
Report date
Date submitted to OIE
Reason for notification
Date of previous occurrence
Manifestation of disease
Causal agent
Serotype
Nature of diagnosis
This event pertains to
Immediate notification
15/09/2009
25/09/2009
28/09/2009
29/09/2009
Reoccurrence of a listed disease
11/2007
Clinical disease
Bluetongue virus
1
Suspicion, Clinical, Laboratory (basic), Laboratory (advanced), Necropsy
the whole country

For more information see the OIE website.

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4 September 2009

Update of Australian Bluetongue Zoning Map

To view or download the current version of the map go to the Animal Health Australia, National Arbovirus Monitoring Program (NAMP) website, Bluetongue Zoning Maps.

There has been a small expansion of the zone of possible activity in the Northern Territory and Queensland border area, as well as a slight westward expansion on the north coast of NSW.

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27 August 2009

Bluetongue in Israel

Information received on 27/08/2009 from Dr Moshe Chaimovitz, Director , Veterinary Services and Animal Health, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Developement, BEIT DAGAN, Israel.

Summary of outbreak
Report type
Start date
Date of first confirmation of the event
Report date
Date submitted to OIE
Date event resolved
Reason for notification
Date of previous occurrence
Manifestation of disease
Causal agent
Nature of diagnosis
This event pertains to
Immediate notification (Final report)
19/07/2009
27/08/2009
27/08/2009
27/08/2009
31/07/2009
Reoccurrence of a listed disease
12/2008
Clinical disease
Bluetongue virus Serotype 8
Clinical, Laboratory (basic), Laboratory (advanced)
the whole country

For more information see the OIE website.

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