OIE: More HPAI Outbreaks Reported in Mexico

6 August 2012, at 8:49am

MEXICO - Six more outbreaks of Highly Pathogenic Avian Iinfluenza (HPAI)have been reported to the OIE.

All six outbreaks occurred in Teocaltiche, Jalisco from the 26 - 27 July.

In total, 263,486 birds were susceptible. The outbreak led to 17,854 cases resulting in 3,000 deaths.

The cause of the outbreak is still unknown.