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.
VD - 8/07/2019Coltsfoot eggs
Calcification of the eggshell occurs along the oviduct, by deposited minerals from the blood, which have previously been extracted from the bones. Several consecutive episodes of heat and hyperventilation can impoverish the calcium content in the bones....
Veterinaria Digital - 1/07/2019Unilateral lameness in poultry
The appearance of unilateral lameness - mostly on the left side - is a symptom that accompanied by green vitellus weighing more than 7% of body weight, makes it possible to diagnose avian infectious toxic hepatoenteritis produced by SH2 + enterobacteria.
Veterinaria Digital - 24/06/2019Hepatic coccidiosis in rabbits
Hepatic coccidiosis in rabbits is caused by an infestation by Eimeria stiedai protozoa. This parasite colonizes the bile ducts forming granulomas. It is necessary to make a differential diagnosis with intestinal coccidiosis (produced by Eimeria...
Veterinaria Digital - 17/06/2019Hepatitis by Shigella
Shigella infection follows the same pattern of that of Salmonella. Vertical transmission through the yolk (anatomical proximity of the liver and the ovary), enteritis and cantonment in the bile ducts (white dots). Its prevention should be based on the...