Veterinaria Digital - 17/04/2023IBV kidney lesions in broilers
Infectious bronchitis is presenting high levels of prevalence in 2023. Some strains of this virus have tropism for kidney tissue, where they cause nephrosis. Differential diagnosis is necessary with other pathologies such as ochratoxin or aflatoxin...
Veterinaria Digital - 8/08/2022Avian coccidiosis by E. Tenella
Coccidiosis is a parasitic disease caused by protozoa of the genus Eimeria. The 8 most frequent Eimeria species in hens are: E. acervulina, E. brunetti, E. Hagani, E. maxima, E. mitis, E. necatrix, E. praecox and E. tenella.
Veterinaria Digital - 25/07/2022Intestinal Tapeworms in Chickens
Tapeworms are cestode flatworms that attach their heads to the digestive mucosa and form a ribbon made up of segments. They cause chronic malnutrition that can affect body development in broilers and body and reproductive development in layers.