Do different forms of spondylolisthesis occur in broiler fowls?

@article{Duff1990DoDF,
  title={Do different forms of spondylolisthesis occur in broiler fowls?},
  author={Sheena Duff},
  journal={Avian pathology : journal of the W.V.P.A},
  year={1990},
  volume={19 2},
  pages={279-94}
}
  • Sheena Duff
  • Published 1990 in Avian pathology : journal of the W.V.P.A
Lesions of the axial skeleton were studied in 60 young broiler fowls. Forty of these cases were chosen because they showed neurological signs, whereas the remaining 20 were judged to be clinically normal. Different forms of spondylolisthesis were identified both in normal birds and those with clinical signs. In a proportion of cases there was stenosis of the vertebral foramina of the fourth and sometimes fifth thoracic vertebrae and the affected vertebral bodies appeared tilted on lateral… CONTINUE READING