Infectious Diseases 2006

Infectious Diseases 2006

Newcastle disease in Turkey

20 September, 2006

Report date: 19 September 2006.
Date of first confirmation of the event: 19 September 2006.
Date of start of the event: 7 August 2006.
An outbreak of Newcastle disease has been reported in birds at Kolyol, Malatya province (150 susceptible animals, 10 cases, 8 deaths and 142 destroyed).
The diagnosis has been established by the Central Veterinary Control and Research Institute.