Infectious Diseases 2009

Infectious Diseases 2009

South Korea: LPAI identified in poultry

14 December, 2009

South Korea reports a case of low pathogenic avian influenza H7N2 in chickens and ducks in Sukgok traditional market place (Goksung-gun, Chollanamdo). The positive samples were found as part of avian influenza surveillance. All chickens and ducks retained by the index seller were culled and burned.