Infectious Diseases 2007

Infectious Diseases 2007

Laos: New avian influenza outbreak

Laos 16 February, 2007 On February 13, agriculture officials in Laos reported the detection of H5N1 among ducks on a private farm in Phonpapao-thong village, and in Dongsavath village in Sisattanak district.
The last poultry outbreak in Laos occurred in July 2006. Vaccination in Laos is permitted.