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.
Veterinaria Digital - 12/04/2022Coccidiosis by E. tenella
In brolier, coccidiosis caused by this species of Eimeria is characterized by depressed animals, with bloody diarrhoea and high mortality. This type of coccidia multiplies in the ceca, where it produces deep lesions in the intestinal epithelium,...
Veterinaria Digital - 8/02/2022Avian mycosis
Some filamentous fungi are resistant to acid compartments, such as the gizzard. This is the case of some fungi, such as Aspergillus, Fusarium or Penicillium, which can cause superficial erosions in the corneal layer of the gizzard. When the corneal and...
Veterinaria Digital - 16/03/2014Syndrome sinusitis-tracheitis-sinovitis
The infraorbital sinus is the primary settlement of haemolitic bacteria or SH2reductor infections, that sometimes cause a periocular inflammation reaction. In more than 35 days old animals, this inflammation is shown together with tracheitis and the...