Infectious Diseases 2020

Infectious Diseases 2020

H5N2 LPAI in Webster County, Missuri - USA

20 November, 2020

USA reported an outbreak of H5N2 low pathogenicity avian influenza (LPAI) in a backyard duck layer flock in Webster County, Missouri, USA.
Highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) and H5 and H7 low pathogenicity avianinfluenza (LPAI) are notifiable diseases in the USA.