New Low-Path Bird Flu in Czech Republic

CZECH REPUBLIC - The veterinary authorities have sent a report to the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) regarding a new outbreak of low-pathogenic avian influenza (LPAI).
calendar icon 27 February 2009
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The Czech veterinary authority has sent an Immediate Notification dated 26 February to OIE.

The one case was in Hodonin in Jihomoravsky (South Moravian region) in the south-east of the country. It involved a flock of 679 breeding geese, six of which were affected. The whole flock was destroyed.

The viral type has not yet been identified.

Further Reading

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