Cryptosporidiosis in Chickens

닭의 Cryptosporidiosis 발생례(發生例) 보고(報告)

  • 모인필 (농촌진흥청 가축위생연구소) ;
  • 윤희정 (농촌진흥청 가축위생연구소) ;
  • 최상호 (농촌진흥청 가축위생연구소) ;
  • 이영옥 (농촌진흥청 가축위생연구소) ;
  • 남궁선 (농촌진흥청 가축위생연구소)
  • Received : 1988.01.15
  • Published : 1988.04.30


Light-microscope studies of the coccidial organisms found in the bursa of Fabricius from chickens shelwng some specific signs were carried out, and the etiological agent was estimated as the parasite belonging to the Family Cryptosporiidae. The specific gross Pathological signs were intestinal hemorrhage and atrophy of the bursa of Fabricius and hyperplasia was associated with the presence of organisms attached to the epithelial cells lining the plicae of the bursa of Fabricius in the microscopical findings.