Infectious Diseases 2018

Infectious Diseases 2018

Newcastle Disease was detected in Belgium

21 July, 2018

Newcastle disease (ND) has been detected in 3 commercial poultry premises in the east Flanders region of Belgium. ND is a notifiable animal disease.
Taking into account the definitions included in Chapter 10.9 of the OIE Code, Belgium lost its disease-free status for Newcastle disease.