ElsitioAvicola.com - Avicultura, Salud Aviar, Bienestar, Enfermedades, Noticias Avícolas, Artículos, Fotos Avícolas

ThePoultrySite Quick Disease Guide

Disease:
Use the above box to quickly switch to another disease
Contents of Quick Disease Guide

Haemorrhagic Disease, Aplastic Anaemia, Haemorrhagic Anaemia


Extracted From:
A Pocket Guide to
Poultry Health
and
Disease
Order me a copy
By Paul McMullin
© 2004
Click Here to
Order Your Copy

Introduction

A complex condition of chickens associated with drug toxicities, mycotoxins and viral infections and usually following a course of approximately 3 weeks. Morbidity varies, mortality is 5-50%.

Signs

  • Dejection.
  • Loss of appetite.
  • Poor growth.
  • Pale comb and wattles.
  • Blood in droppings.

Post-mortem lesions

  • Haemorrhages in one or more sites: skin, muscles, liver, heart, serosa and mucosae.
  • Liver yellow.
  • Carcase anaemia.
  • Bone marrow pale with fatty change.

Diagnosis

History, signs, lesions.

Treatment

Vitamin K, remove sulphonamides, add liver solubles to feed.

Prevention

Avoid causative factors.


¿Quién Está En Línea?

Patrocinadores

Socios


No se pierda...

Probiotics In Poultry - 5m Books