Fowl typhoid and pullorum disease.

  title={Fowl typhoid and pullorum disease.},
  author={H. L. Shivaprasad},
  journal={Revue scientifique et technique},
  volume={19 2},
Fowl typhoid (FT) and pullorum disease (PD) are septicaemic diseases, primarily of chickens and turkeys, caused by Gram negative bacteria, Salmonella Gallinarum and S. Pullorum, respectively. Clinical signs in chicks and poults include anorexia, diarrhoea, dehydration, weakness and high mortality. In mature fowl, FT and PD are manifested by decreased egg… CONTINUE READING