In this section, you will be able to create albums and upload your photos to share your work and technical information with all the members of this community.
Poultry Industry Photos

Pseudo Membranous Typhlocolitis

Pseudo Membranous Typhlocolitis - Various
remove_red_eye 93 forum 1 bar_chart Statistics share
Share :
Photo information
adriaan olivier
Veterinary Doctor
Date: October 20, 2014

Ostrich chicks affected between 4-14 days. Acute death - alert to depressed within 1 hour dead within another 1 hour. PM severe toxaemia with the pseudomembranous typhlocolitis. serosal petechia, mild splenomegally, no other significant lesions. Response to antibiotics vary tremendously from good to none at all. Antibiotics used:Tylosin/ Fosbac/ Enrofloxacin/ Sulfa's. If chicks are not better and condition reoccurs - usually with severe diarrhea, there is no response to any of the antibiotics. Culture

July 17, 2016
may be necrotic enteritis. use Bacillus subtilis base probiotics in feed & acidifier in drinking water. if your country allow antibiotics then use Amoxycillin in water 5 days.
Engormix reserves the right to delete and/or modify comments. See more details
Post a comment
Copyright © 1999-2020 Engormix - All Rights Reserved