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Vol. 7, Issue 10 (2018)

Incidence of various disease conditions in kadaknath birds and their correlation with mortality rate

Author(s):
Sushma Chakravarti, Supriya Shukla, Nidhi Shrivastava, Diljeet Chhabra, Laxmi Chauhan and Poornima Gumasta
Abstract:
The present study was designed at the poultry farm of Veterinary College Mhow (M.P.), to know thepathomorphology and incidence of different affections in kadaknath birds. Total of 1787 birds were examined in the duration of eleven months among them 361 birds found to be positive for various type of disease conditions. Annual mortality in diseased birds occurred because of coccidiosis (38.50%), colibacillosis (15.51%), heatstroke (13.01%), enteritis (12.46) and others reasons. Highest incidence of diseased conditions with respect to age was found in adult birds as 25.26% whereas lowest was in chicks with 11.20%. Including this the highest incidence of diseases with 23.37% was recorded in rainy season and lowest observed in winter season with the incidence rate of 15.92%.
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How to cite this article:
Sushma Chakravarti, Supriya Shukla, Nidhi Shrivastava, Diljeet Chhabra, Laxmi Chauhan, Poornima Gumasta. Incidence of various disease conditions in kadaknath birds and their correlation with mortality rate. Pharma Innovation 2018;7(10):519-522.

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