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A disease of geese caused by Eimeria truncata that can cause high mortality in geese of 3-12 weeks of age, it can also infect Barbary ducks and swans.
- Diarrhoea - faeces tend to be whitish.
- Reduced feed intake.
- Enlarged kidneys.
- Kidneys light grey to greyish pink.
- Tiny white foci and petechiae in the kidneys.
Lesions, presence of coccidial stages in fresh scrapings of kidney lesions.
Controlled trials of treatments have not been published.