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by bagtec2018566 H.M.P.S. Darmadasa -
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01 fowl pox
02 sign -: warty spreading eruptions and scabs on comb and wattles...
it caused by viruses of the family pox virus and the genus antivirus
there are two forms of the first is spread by biting insects ( especially mosquitoes ) and causes lesions on the comb
wattles and beak

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