necrotic enteritis in chickens
Forum: Necrotic Enteritis in Poultry- A Serious Profit Killer
Published on: 05/22/2012
Author/s : Prof. (Dr.) Tufail Banday; Dr. Madeha Untoo and Dr. Henna Hamadani (Division of Livestock Production & Management, Faculty of Veterinary Sciences & Animal Husbandry, Shere Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences & Technology)
Intestinal diseases are an important concern for modern poultry industry because of low productivity, increased mortality, reduced welfare and the associated contamination of poultry products with pathogenic bacteria and their toxins.
Several pathogens (Viruses, bacteria and parasites) are incriminated as possible causes of enteric disorders either alone (mono-casual), in synergy with different o...