Equine influenza (flu) - Orne (61) - France - 2019-03-09

La grippe est la maladie respiratoire virale la plus contagieuse chez les équidés. Elle atteint les chevaux, ânes et animaux issus de leurs croisements.

Information collected

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Disease Equine influenza (flu)
Number of positive cases (in this outbreak) 2
Confirmation date 2019-03-09
Sample type Nasopharyngeal swab
Diagnosis (laboratory) PCR
Breed Thoroughbred
Gender Female
Symptoms cough, nasal discharge
Vaccination Yes
Activity breeding
Total affected 2
Control measures isolation of affected animal, quarantine
Remarks The mare showed clinical signs during the quarantine period after coming back from Ireland. The quarantine site is 6 kilometers away from the premises
Source LABEO Laboratory (Frank Duncombe - 14)

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