Studies on the comparative roles of Histomonas meleagridis and Candida albicans in the production of blackhead in European poultry.

@article{Reid1967StudiesOT,
  title={Studies on the comparative roles of Histomonas meleagridis and Candida albicans in the production of blackhead in European poultry.},
  author={W. M. Reid and R. Kemp and J. Johnson},
  journal={Zentralblatt fur Veterinarmedizin. Reihe B. Journal of veterinary medicine. Series B},
  year={1967},
  volume={14 2},
  pages={
          179-85
        }
}
  • W. M. Reid, R. Kemp, J. Johnson
  • Published 1967
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Zentralblatt fur Veterinarmedizin. Reihe B. Journal of veterinary medicine. Series B
Summary From 12 chickens and 3 turkey poults cases presumptively diagnosed as blackhead disease or infectious enterohepatitis in German laboratories, Histomonas meleagridis was demonstrated in liver sections. Two cases in chickens and two guinea fowls were negative for H. meleagridis while all 19 birds failed to show the presence of fungal organisms. No typical lesions of this disease occurred in nine out of ten separate experimental inoculation trials involving 43 poults and 16… Expand
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Host-parasite relationships in the alimentary tract of domestic birds.
Etiology and dissemination of the blackhead disease syndrome in turkeys and chickens.
  • W. M. Reid
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Experimental parasitology
  • 1967