Infectious Diseases 2006

Infectious Diseases 2006

Ukraine: Avian influenza has been confirmed in Sumy region

13 June, 2006

Avian influenza was found in a northeastern Ukrainian village, Peski village of Sumy region, marking the first confirmation of the disease outside the Crimea region. Over 7,000 domestic birds will be destroyed.
The village of Peski has been put in quarantine to deter the spread of the virus.