Veterinaria Digital - 10/05/2021Avian hepatitis by Salmonella
Certain Enterobacteriaceae can cross the intestinal epithelium and reach the liver, where they cause hepatitis and steatosis. Sometimes, the infection is vertical, that is, the bacteria come from the breeders. However, in the case of the image,...
Veterinaria Digital - 22/12/2020Campylobacter hepatitis
Usually, Campylobacter is part of the intestinal microflora of birds, and it does not cause any type of disease. However, in recent studies, some species of this microorganism have been isolated in liver, associated with a liver syndrome characterized...
Veterinaria Digital - 19/02/2020Inclusion body hepatitis
Inclusion body hepatitis. This disease, caused by an adenovirus, is macroscopically characterized by enlarged, friable, pale livers, with areas with petechiae, associated with hydropericardium. It is related, sometimes, with infections by other...