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Newcastle Disease In The USA

by 5m Editor
26 September 2003, at 12:00am

US - A report (via OIE) on the Newcastle Disease - Lifting of the quarantine areas in Texas, New Mexico and California

Newcastle Disease In The USA - US - A report (via OIE) on the Newcastle Disease - Lifting of the quarantine areas in Texas, New Mexico and California See also: 11 July 2003, 13 June 2003, 9 May 2003, 25 April 2003, 18 April 2003, 7 February 2003, 24 January 2003, 17 January 2003, 10 January 2003, 3 January 2003, 29 November 2002, 22 November 2002, 8 November 2002, 1 November 2002, 25 October 2002, 18 October 2002, 4 October 2002

Information received on 24 September 2003 from Dr Peter Fernandez, Associate Administrator, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), Washington, DC:

End of previous report period: 7 July 2003 (see Disease Information, 16 [28], 163, dated 11 July 2003).

End of this report period: 24 September 2003.

No new positive cases have been detected since 31 May 2003. The outbreak is over, and operations are shutting down in gradual phases.

All State and Federal quarantine areas have been lifted.

Epidemiological investigations and surveillance are continuing.

Source: OFFICE INTERNATIONAL DES EPIZOOTIES - 26th September 2003

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