Infectious Diseases 2017

Infectious Diseases 2017

Italy: new H5N8 cases

25 November, 2017

Avian influenza continue to be isolated on poultry farms in Italy.
Added cases to the 2017 list.

 No   Date of 
 Confirmation
 Region   Province   AI Strain      Bird species     Total No
 of birds   
 Resolved  
 76  10/11/2017  Lombardy   Brescia  H5N8  Laying hens  17,199  15/11/2017
 77  10/11/2017  Lombardy   Brescia  H5N8  Broilers  13,335  14/11/2017
 78  10/11/2017  Lombardy   Brescia  H5N8  Laying hens  54,664  14/11/2017
 79  22/11/2017  Lombardy   Brescia  H5N8  Broilers  60,000  
           TOTAL  145,198