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Parasitic worms

Some neurologists receive subspecialty training focusing on a particular area of the fields, these training programs are called fellowships years.
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Coccidiosis is one of the most common and economically important diseases of chickens worldwide. It is caused by a parasitic organism that damages the hosts
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Avian influenza

Avian influenza (AI) is a highly contagious viral infection that may cause up to 100% mortality in domestic chickens or turkeys. The disease is caused by a virus that belongs to the family Orthomyxoviridae.
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Egg drop syndrome

gg drop syndrome (EDS) is caused by a viral infection in laying hens. It is characterised by production of soft-shelled and shell-less eggs in apparently healthy birds, and leads to a sudden drop (10-40%) in recorded egg production
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Fowl pox

Fowlpox is a relatively slow-spreading viral infection that affects most bird species, including all commercial forms of poultry.It occurs in both a wet and dry form.
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Pecking is the natural means by which poultry investigate their surroundings and establish a stable social order, however, this behavior can escalate to the stage where birds will literally peck each other to death (cannibalism)
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Fowl cholera

Fowl cholera is a contagious bacterial infection. The disease can range from acute septicemia (blood poisoning) to chronic and localized infections
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