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Newcastle Disease in Russia

by 5m Editor
11 August 2003, at 12:00am

RUSSIA - A report (via OIE) on the outbreak of Exotic Newcastle Disease in Russia.

See also: 7th February 2003.

(Date of previous outbreak of Newcastle disease in Russia reported to the OIE: November 2002).

Extract from the monthly report of Russia for May 2003, received from Dr Evgueny A. Nepoklonov, Head of the Main Veterinary Department, Ministry of Agriculture and Food, Moscow:

Location No. of outbreaks in May 2003
Lipetsk region (Lipetskaya oblast) 2

Total number of animals in the outbreaks:

species susceptible cases deaths destroyed slaughtered
avi 1,219 1,219 1,219 0 0

Note: To date, no information for June and July 2003 has been received at the OIE Headquarters.

Source: OFFICE INTERNATIONAL DES EPIZOOTIES - 8th August 2003

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