Atlas of Pathology Blog
Atlas of Pathology blog addresses pathologies suffered by poultry, pigs, fish and cattle in farms all over the world, in a very visual way. Through high-quality photographs, it is a useful tool for veterinarians, veterinary students and veterinary pathologists. It also introduces the main approaches to spot more frequent diseases, describes pathologies and visualizes them with photographs. It is a precise and objective source of the causes and effects of the main diseases affecting the poultry, swine, cattleÂ and aquaculture sector.Â The blog is directed by a scientific group of Biovet S.A.
Veterinaria Digital - 13/01/2020Infectious bronchitis in broilers
Infectious bronchitis in broilers Infectious bronchitis (IBV) is caused by a coronavirus with several serotypes. Some of them have trophism for the kidney, and cause renal lesions and a clinical picture with high mortality because of renal failure and...
Veterinaria Digital - 18/11/2019Porcine dermatitis and nephropathy syndrome
Porcine dermatitis and nephropathy syndrome In newborn piglets the bladder is surrounded by umbilical embrionary arteries (that will later convert to the suspensory ligaments of the bladder). Next to this arteries, there are the lymph nodes infected by...
Veterinaria Digital - 12/11/2019Omphalitis in porcine dermatitis and nephropathy syndrome
Porcine dermatitis and nephropathy syndrome is an infection, of global distribution, with vertical transmission caused by Actinobacillus suis. The first lesion is omphalitis. This limits blood circulation and reduces the size of the piglet.
Veterinaria Digital - 14/10/2019Trichothecenes
Trichothecenes cause necrosis in contact with tissues and are found in feed contaminated with Trichothecium, they all have a common sesquitherpene group. The necrosis of the intestinal mucosa leads to secondary pathologiesÂ such as bone decalcification...