Infectious Diseases 2017

Infectious Diseases 2017

Philippines: new avian influenza outbreak

1 December, 2017

Almost four months since the first outbreak, the Department of Agriculture  - Philippines, disclosed there has been another incident of avian influenza in a poultry farm in Cabiao, Nueva Ecija. Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Piñol confirmed the case of bird flu in Nueva Ecija after reports of culling of around 40,000 birds surfaced earlier this week.