Interim ICC Report – January 19 #12 (21.01.19)

Bulgaria Equine Infectious Anaemia (EIA) On 21 January 2019, OIE reported a case of EIA in Pazardzik, southern Bulgaria. The affected horse had no clinical signs and was euthanased. The positive diagnosis was confirmed by Agar-immunodiffusion (antibody detection ELISA).   France Equine Herpes Virus-1 (EHV-1) Neurological Disease On 18 January 2019, RESPE reported an outbreak […]

Interim ICC Report – January 19 #03 (07.01.19)

Belgium Equine Influenza (EI) On 7 January 2019, Equi Focus Point Belgium reported a case of EI on a premises in West Flanders. The affected horse presented with coughing, lymphadenopathy, nasal discharge and pyrexia. The positive diagnosis was confirmed by PCR on a nasal swab. There have reportedly been several cases over a short period […]

Interim ICC Report – January 19 #01 (02.01.19)

  France Equine Influenza (EI) On 2 January 2018, RESPE reported an outbreak of EI on a premises in Nord. The affected horses were vaccinated and presented with coughing and nasal discharge. There are a total of five affected, amongst a group of 100. Positive diagnoses were made by PCR on nasopharyngeal swabs by LABEO […]