Assessment of the control measures for category A diseases of Animal Health Law: Lumpy Skin Disease

Last updated on 28-1-2022 by Wesley Van Dessel

Public Access


Peer reviewed scientific article



EFSA received a mandate from the EC to assess the effectiveness of some of the control measuresagainst diseases included in the Category A list according to Regulation (EU) 2016/429 ontransmissible animal diseases (‘Animal Health Law’). This opinion belongs to a series of opinions wherethese control measures are assessed, with this opinion covering the assessment of control measuresfor Lumpy Skin Disease (LSD). In this opinion, EFSA and the AHAW Panel of experts review theeffectiveness of: i) clinical and laboratory sampling procedures, ii) monitoring period and iii) theminimum radius of th…

Associated health topics:

QR code

QR code for this page URL