Give an account of poultry diseases. - Biology

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Give an account of poultry diseases.

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Solution

Following are the different types of poultry diseases:

  1. Viral diseases like Ranikhet, Bronchitis, Avian influenza (bird flu), etc.
  2. Bacterial diseases mainly include Pullorum, Cholera, Typhoid, TB, CRD (chronic respiratory disease), Enteritis, etc.
  3. Fungal diseases are Aspergillosis, Favus, and Thrush.
  4. Parasitic diseases include lice infection, roundworm, caecal worm infections, etc.
  5. Protozoan diseases e.g. Coccidiosis is a protozoan disease.
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Chapter 11: Enhancement of Food Production - Exercises [Page 271]

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Balbharati Biology 12th Standard HSC for Maharashtra State Board
Chapter 11 Enhancement of Food Production
Exercises | Q 4.4 | Page 271

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