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- Aadish Balouria; Sidhartha Deshmukh; H. S. Banga; Ajaz Ahmad; R. S. Brar; Sandeep Sodhi
- Avian pathology 2019 v.48 no.2 pp. 168-177
- Avibacterium paragallinarum; Coturnix japonica; antiserum; bacterial antigens; chickens; farmers; immunoelectrophoresis; immunohistochemistry; microorganisms; nasal cavity; pathogens; polyclonal antibodies; respiratory mucosa; swollen head syndrome; vaccines; virulence
- ... Infectious coryza (IC) is often a curse for poultry farmers when it occurs concurrently with several pathogens causing swollen head syndrome. The disease is caused by Avibacterium paragallinarum, which inflicts initial damage to the nasal and respiratory epithelium. This facilitates the progression of disease pathology across the nasal cavity, thereby providing a platform for multiplication of opp ...