Infectious Diseases 2018

Infectious Diseases 2018

The Netherlands: H5N6 Avian influenza in Oldekerk

26 February, 2018

Avian influenza has been identified on a farm in Oldekerk in Groningen province and all 36,000 birds have been destroyed.
The strain involved is H5N6. Two other farms within a three kilometre radius of the affected farm are now being tested for the virus.