Updated: 25/01/2005

Old Classification of Diseases Notifiable to the OIE

[List A][List B]

List A

Transmissible diseases that have the potential for very serious and rapid spread, irrespective of national borders, that are of serious socio-economic or public health consequence and that are of major importance in the international trade of animals and animal products.

  • Foot and mouth disease
  • Swine vesicular disease
  • Peste des petits ruminants
  • Lumpy skin disease
  • Bluetongue
  • African horse sickness
  • Classical swine fever
  • Newcastle disease
  • Vesicular stomatitis
  • Rinderpest
  • Contagious bovine pleuropneumonia
  • Rift Valley fever
  • Sheep pox and goat pox
  • African swine fever
  • Highly pathogenic avian influenza

List B

Transmissible diseases that are considered to be of socio-economic and/or public health importance within countries and that are significant in the international trade of animals and animal products.

Multiple species diseases
  • Anthrax
  • Aujeszky's disease
  • Echinococcosis/hydatidosis
  • Heartwater
  • Leptospirosis
  • New world screwworm (Cochliomyia hominivorax)
  • Old world screwworm (Chrysomya bezziana)
  • Paratuberculosis
  • Q fever
  • Rabies
  • Trichinellosis
Cattle diseases
  • Bovine anaplasmosis
  • Bovine babesiosis
  • Bovine brucellosis
  • Bovine cysticercosis
  • Bovine genital campylobacteriosis
  • Bovine spongiform encephalopathy
  • Bovine tuberculosis
  • Dermatophilosis
  • Enzootic bovine leukosis
  • Haemorrhagic septicaemia
  • Infectious bovine rhinotracheitis/infectious pustular vulvovaginitis
  • Malignant catarrhal fever
  • Theileriosis
  • Trichomonosis
  • Trypanosomosis (tsetse-transmitted)
Sheep and goat diseases
  • Caprine and ovine brucellosis (excluding B. ovis)
  • Caprine arthritis/encephalitis
  • Contagious agalactia
  • Contagious caprine pleuropneumonia
  • Enzootic abortion of ewes (ovine chlamydiosis)
  • Maedi-visna
  • Nairobi sheep disease
  • Ovine epididymitis (Brucella ovis)
  • Ovine pulmonary adenomatosis
  • Salmonellosis (S. abortusovis)
  • Scrapie
Equine diseases
  • Contagious equine metritis
  • Dourine
  • Epizootic lymphangitis
  • Equine encephalomyelitis (Eastern and Western)
  • Equine infectious anaemia
  • Equine influenza
  • Equine piroplasmosis
  • Equine rhinopneumonitis
  • Equine viral arteritis
  • Glanders
  • Horse mange
  • Horse pox
  • Japanese encephalitis
  • Surra (Trypanosoma evansi)
  • Venezuelan equine encephalomyelitis
Swine diseases
  • Atrophic rhinitis of swine
  • Enterovirus encephalomyelitis
  • Porcine brucellosis
  • Porcine cysticercosis
  • Porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome
  • Transmissible gastroenteritis
Avian diseases
  • Avian chlamydiosis
  • Avian infectious bronchitis
  • Avian infectious laryngotracheitis
  • Avian mycoplasmosis (M. gallisepticum)
  • Avian tuberculosis
  • Duck virus enteritis
  • Duck virus hepatitis
  • Fowl cholera
  • Fowl pox
  • Fowl typhoid
  • Infectious bursal disease (Gumboro disease)
  • Marek's disease
  • Pullorum disease
Lagomorph diseases
  • Myxomatosis
  • Rabbit haemorrhagic disease
  • Tularemia
Bee diseases
  • Acariosis of bees
  • American foulbrood
  • European foulbrood
  • Nosemosis of bees
  • Varroosis
Fish diseases
  • Epizootic haematopoietic necrosis
  • Infectious haematopoietic necrosis
  • Oncorhynchus masou virus disease
  • Spring viraemia of carp
  • Viral haemorrhagic septicaemia
Mollusc diseases
  • Bonamiosis (Bonamia exitiosus, B. ostreae, Mikrocytos roughleyi)
  • Marteiliosis (Marteilia refringens, M. sydneyi)
  • Mikrocytosis (Mikrocytos mackini)
  • MSX disease (Haplosporidium nelsoni)
  • Perkinsosis (Perkinsus marinus, P. olseni/atlanticus)
Crustacean diseases
  • Taura syndrome
  • White spot disease
  • Yellowhead disease
Other List B diseases
  • Leishmaniosis

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