Infectious Diseases 2009

Infectious Diseases 2009

Belgium: More Newcastle disaese outbreaks detected

17 November, 2009 The veterinary authorities report a further case of Newcastle disease in a hobby flock of pigeons in East Flanders.
The report describes a new case of Newcastle disease in a hobby pigeon flock at Haasdonk in East Flanders. On 22 October, four birds in the flock of 200 birds had clinical symptoms and were suspected to have a parasitic infection.