Infectious Diseases 2018

Infectious Diseases 2018

Bulgaria: outbreak of highly pathogenic H5N8 avian influenza

5 March, 2018

Bulgaria has reported an outbreak of the highly pathogenic H5N8 avian influenza virus on a farm in the northeastern district of Dobrich.
The virus, found on a farm in the town of General Toshevo, located near the border with Romania, would lead to the culling of 140,000 birds.