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by bagtec2019855 A.Anitta Joysey -
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Disease - Fowlpox

Actually this viruses caused by poultry 

             # Group-  Group I (ds DNA)

              # Order- Unassigned

               # Family - Poxviridae

                # Genus - Avipoxvirus

                # Species - Fowlpox virus

Signs
  • Warty, spreading eruptions and scabs on comb and wattles.
  • Caseous deposits in mouth, throat and sometimes trachea.
  • Depression.
  • Inappetance.
  • Poor growth.
  • Poor egg production.         
  1. Treatment  

Vaccines  _ (ATCVET code: QIo1 AD12 (WHO) the vaccine given to 8-14 of age .when a bird is given the vaccine they are exposed to mild version of the active virus.so the should be completely healthy to prevent  severe illness

     One a bird is infected there are no treatments just preventive measures including the vaccine & mosquito management

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