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Prevalence of Poultry Diseases in Bangladesh



M. Giasuddin , B. K. Sil , J. Alam , I. Koike , M. R. Islam and M. M. Rahman
 
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The postmortem and serological investigations of poultry diseases were conducted in different farms of Bangladesh. A total numbers of 1653 either dead or sick birds were examined. The incidence of aflatoxicosis was highest (27.59%) followed by nutritional deficiency (12.40%), infectious bursal disease (11.80%), chronic respiratory disease (8.11%) newcastle disease (7.50%) salmonellosis (5.56%) colibacillosis (4.42%), fowl cholera (3.08%) were found. 5.32% cases remain undiagnosed due to lack of diagnostic facilities or autolysis of the bird. In sero-evaluation, commercial and native birds were found 93-97, 80 -55, 56-12, 60-73, 67-61 and 22-3% sero-positive for newcastle disease, infectious bursal disease, pullorum, M. galisepticum, M. synovie and chicken infectious anemia respectively.

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M. Giasuddin , B. K. Sil , J. Alam , I. Koike , M. R. Islam and M. M. Rahman , 2002. Prevalence of Poultry Diseases in Bangladesh. Journal of Biological Sciences, 2: 212-213.

DOI: 10.3923/jbs.2002.212.213

URL: https://scialert.net/abstract/?doi=jbs.2002.212.213

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