H5N2 Bird Flu Outbreaks Found in Taiwan

27 June 2016, at 12:00am

TAIWAN - Three outbreaks of highly pathogenic avian influenza were found in Taichung City and Yunlin County.

The outbreak in Yunlin was discovered through abnormal mortality on a farm, whereas the outbreaks in Taichung were found because of suspicious signs on carcasses in abattoirs.

Over 3000 birds died and another 10802 were destroyed to prevent the disease from spreading.

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