Infectious Diseases 2020

Infectious Diseases 2020

Germany: H5N8 in poultry farm

16 March, 2020

A case of H5N8 avian influenza has been confirmed in a poultry farm in Bad Lausick near Leipzig (eastern German state of Saxony). All poultry on the farm has been slaughtered.
A previous case was found in a wild bird in Germany in January.