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, cattle and aquaculture sector. The blog is directed by a scientific group of Biovet S.A. and sponsored by D’Labs.
Veterinaria Digital - 12/02/2019Serologic diagnosis of porcine nephropathy and dermatitis syndrome
Porcine nephropathy and dermatitis syndrome is a disease caused by Actinobacillus suis. Apart from clinical diagnosis in the farm, a rapid serologic test can be performed based on the reaction of antigen with animal serum. The picture shows a positive...
Veterinaria Digital - 21/01/2019Enteritis by Shigella
When working in clinical veterinary, signs other than organic lesions should be taken into account. Relevant information may be obtained by observing and analysing the farm’s environment – odours, ammonia, humidity; by looking at bird’s...
Veterinaria Digital - 14/01/2019Avian hepatic lesions
These lesions are observed as an emerging pathology in breeder hens. Clinically, they correspond to histomoniasis but they have a different colour and size. Also, there are doubts in the etiology due to the frequent isolation of Cochlosoma.
Veterinaria Digital - 7/01/2019In vitro necrotic enteritis
Healthy enterocytes can be observed in the upper part of the picture. In contrast, in the lower part the number of enterocytes is lower, due to the pathogenic effect of Clostridium. The spherical formations with a bright halo correspond to Clostridium,...