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by bagtec2019830 R.A.SHASHIKALA MADUSHANI -
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1. Fowl pox

2.There is no treatment for fowl pox and prevention is through vaccination of replacement birds.where preventative vaccination is used all replacement chikens are vaccinated when the birds are 6 to 10 weeks of age and one application of fowl pox vaccine results in permanent immunity.

3.Fowl pox is the worldwide diseases of poultry caused by viruses of the family pox viridea and the genus avipox virus...There are two froms of the diseases. The frist is spread by biting insects( especially mosquitoes ) and wound contamination and causes lesiuns on the comb,wattles,and beak.

*species : Fowl pox virus * Genus: Avipoxvirus * Family: poxviridae