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Newcastle Disease In Taipei, China

by 5m Editor
20 September 2002, at 12:00am

TAIPEI - A report (via OIE) on the Newcastle Disease in Taipei, China.

See also: 23 May 2003, 4 October 2002,

(Date of previous reported outbreak: December 2001).

Emergency report

Extract from the monthly report of Taipei China for August 2002, received from Dr Watson H.T. Sung, Deputy Director General, Bureau of Animal and Plant Inspection and Quarantine, Council of Agriculture, Taipei:

Location No. of outbreaks in August 2002
Nantou prefecture, in the central part of the island of Taiwan 1

Total number of animals in the outbreak:

species susceptible cases deaths destroyed slaughtered
avi 30,000 4,000 4,000 26,000 0


Source: OFFICE INTERNATIONAL DES EPIZOOTIES - 20th September 2002

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