• The most complete and definitive reference to all aspects of poultry diseases, Diseases of Poultry, Fourteenth Edition has been fully revised and updated to offer a comprehensive survey of current knowledge.

    • Updates the definitive reference of poultry health and disease
    • Provides more clinically relevant information on management of specific diseases, contributed by clinical poultry veterinarians
    • Offers information on disease control in organic and antibiotic-free production
    • Presents more concise, streamlined chapters for ease of use
    • Incorporates advances in the field, from new diagnostic tools and information to changes brought about by the increasing globalization and the re-emergence of zoonotic pathogens
  • Preface xi

    Introduction xix

    Contributors xxv

    Section I: General Concepts of Poultry Diseases

    1 Principles of Disease Prevention, Diagnosis, and Control

    Introduction
    S.R. Collett

    Principles of Disease Prevention, Diagnosis, and Control Introduction
    S.R. Collett and J.A. Smith

    Disease Prevention and Control in Antibiotic-Free Production
    J.A. Smith, M. Boulianne, R.L. Owen, and E. Gingerich

    Antimicrobial Therapy (Including Resistance)
    R.S. Singer, T.J. Johnson and C.L. Hofacre

    Public Health Significance of Poultry Diseases
    R.D. Berghaus and B. Stewart-Brown

    2 Host Factors for Disease Resistance

    Introduction
    S. Rautenschlein

    The Avian Immune System
    S. Rautenschlein

    Genetics of Disease Resistance
    H.H. Cheng and S.J. Lamont

    Section II: Viral Diseases

    3 Newcastle Disease, Other Avian Paramyxoviruses, and Avian Metapneumovirus Infections

    Introduction
    D.L. Suarez

    Newcastle Disease,
    P.J. Miller and G. Koch

    Avian Paramyxoviruses 2–11
    E. Mundt

    Avian Metapneumovirus
    S. Rautenschlein

    4 Infectious Bronchitis
    M.W. Jackwood and S. de Wit

    5 Infectious Laryngotracheitis
    M. García and S. Spatz

    6 Influenza
    D.E. Swayne, D.L. Suarez, and L.D. Sims

    7 Infectious Bursal Disease
    N. Eterradossi and Y.M. Saif

    8 Chicken Infectious Anemia and Circovirus Infections in Commercial Flocks
    K.A. Schat and V.L. van Santen

    9 Adenovirus Infections

    Introduction
    S.D. Fitzgerald

    Aviadenovirus Infections
    M. Hess

    Atadenovirus (Egg Drop Syndrome and Related Infections)
    J.A. Smyth

    Hemorrhagic Enteritis and Related Infections
    S. Rautenschlein, H.M. Mahsoub, S.D. Fitzgerald, and F.W. Pierson

    Quail Bronchitis
    W.M. Reed and S.W. Jack

    10 Pox
    D.N. Tripathy and W.M. Reed

    11 Avian Reovirus Infections
    J. Pitcovski and S.M. Goyal

    12 Viral Enteric Infections

    Introduction
    Y.M. Saif

    Turkey Coronavirus Enteritis
    J.S. Guy

    Rotavirus Infections
    J.M. Day

    Astrovirus Infections
    G. Cattoli

    Avian Enterovirus-Like Virus Infections
    C.S. Hayhow

    Enteric Parvovirus Infections of Chickens and Turkeys
    J.M. Day

    13 Viral Infections of Waterfowl

    Introduction
    S.T. Stoute

    Duck Hepatitis
    H.-J. Tsai

    Duck Virus Enteritis (Duck Plague)
    S.A. Metwally and A. Cheng

    Hemorrhagic Nephritis Enteritis of Geese
    J.-L.Guérin

    Parvovirus Infections of Waterfowl, V.J. Palya

    14 Other Viral Infections

    Introduction
    Y.M. Saif

    Columbid alphaherpesvirus-1 (Pigeon herpesvirus 1)
    D. Marlie

    Avian Nephritis
    V.J. Smyth and A. Noormohammadi

    Arbovirus Infections
    J.S. Guy

    Turkey Viral Hepatitis
    J.S. Guy

    Avian Encephalomyelitis
    D.L. Suarez

    Avian Hepatitis E Virus Infections
    X.J. Meng and H.L. Shivaprasad

    15 Neoplastic Diseases

    Introduction
    V. Nair

    Marek’s Disease
    V. Nair, I. Gimeno and J. Dunn

    Leukosis/Sarcoma Group
    V. Nair

    Reticuloendotheliosis
    G. Zavala, and V. Nair

    Other Tumors
    S.M. Williams, R.L. Reece, and S. Hafner

    Section III: Bacterial Diseases

    16 Salmonella Infections
    R.K. Gast and R.E. Porter, Jr.

    17 Campylobacteriosis
    Q. Zhang and O. Sahin

    18 Colibacillosis
    L.K. Nolan, J.-P. Vaillancourt, N.L. Barbieri and C.M. Logue

    19 Pasteurellosis and Other Respiratory Bacterial Infections

    Introduction
    M. Boulianne

    Fowl Cholera
    P. Blackall and C.L. Hofacre

    Riemerella anatipestifer Infection
    J.A. Ruiz and T.S. Sandhu

    Ornithobacterium rhinotracheale Infection
    H.M. Hafez and R.P. Chin

    Bordetellosis (Turkey Coryza)
    K.B. Register and M.W. Jackwood

    20 Infectious Coryza and Related Bacterial Infections
    P.J. Blackall and E. Soriano-Vargas

    21 Mycoplasmosis

    Introduction
    N. Ferguson-Noel

    Mycoplasma gallisepticum Infection
    N.K. Armour

    Mycoplasma synoviae Infection
    N. Ferguson-Noel and A.H. Noormohammadi

    Mycoplasma iowae Infection
    Mohamed El-Gazzar and Janet M. Bradbury

    Other Mycoplasmal Infections
    N. Ferguson-Noel

    22 Clostridial Diseases

    Introduction
    M. Boulianne

    Ulcerative Enteritis
    F.A. Uzal

    Necrotic Enteritis
    K. Opengart and M. Boulianne

    Botulism
    M. Boulianne and F.A. Uzal

    Gangrenous Dermatitis
    K. Opengart

    23 Other Bacterial Diseases

    Introduction
    C.M. Logue

    Staphylococcosis
    C.B. Andreasen

    Streptococcus and Enterococcus
    L.B. Borst

    Erysipelas
    H. Eriksson

    Avian Intestinal Spirochetosis
    D.J. Hampson

    Tuberculosis
    S. Sanchez, and R.M. Fulton

    Miscellaneous and Sporadic Bacterial Infections
    T. Abdul-Aziz

    24 Avian Chlamydiosis
    D. Vanrompay

    Section IV: Fungal Diseases

    25 Fungal Infections
    P. Arné and M.D. Lee

    Section V: Parasitic Diseases

    26 External Parasites and Poultry Pests
    N.C. Hinkle and R.M. Corrigan

    27 Internal Parasites
    L.R. McDougald

    28 Protozoal Infections

    Introduction
    L.R. McDougald

    Coccidiosis
    H.M. Cervantes, L.R. McDougald and M.C. Jenkins

    Cryptosporidiosis
    L.R. McDougald

    Histomoniasis (Blackhead) and Other Protozoan Diseases of the Intestinal Tract
    M. Hess and L.R. McDougald

    Miscellaneous and Sporadic Protozoal Infections
    R. Beckstead

    Section VI: Noninfectious Diseases

    29 Nutritional Diseases
    K.C. Klasing and D.R. Korver

    30 Developmental, Metabolic, and Other Noninfectious Disorders
    R. Crespo

    31 Mycotoxicoses
    F.J. Hoerr

    32 Toxins and Poisons
    R.M. Fulton

    Section VII: Other Diseases

    33 Emerging Diseases and Diseases of Complex or Unknown Etiology

    Introduction
    Y.M. Saif and D.E. Swayne

    Multicausal Respiratory Diseases
    M.J. Pantin-Jackwood and E. Spackman

    Multicausal Enteric Diseases
    T.J. Johnson and J.M. Day

    White Chick Syndrome
    J.D. French

    Focal Duodenal Necrosis in Table Egg Layers
    E. Gingerich

    Wooden Breast and Other Muscle Abnormalities
    S.F. Bilgili

    Idiopathic Egg Production Drops in Brown Layers
    K. Jones, G. Boggan and M. Markis

    Index

  • Editor in Chief:

    David E. Swayne
    is Laboratory Director of the Southeast Poultry Research Laboratory, U.S. National Poultry Research Center, Agricultural Research Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, in Athens, Georgia, USA.

    Association Editors:

    Martine Boulianne is Professor in the Department of Clinical Sciences at the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Montreal, in St-Hyacinthe, Quebec, Canada.

    Catherine M. Logue is Professor in the Department of Population Health at the College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, in Athens, Georgia, USA.

    Larry R. McDougald is Emeritus Professor in the Department of Poultry Science at the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, University of Georgia, in Athens, Georgia, USA.

    Venugopal Nair is Head of the Viral Oncogenesis Group at The Pirbright Institute in Woking, Surrey, UK.

    David L. Suarez is Research Leader of the Exotic and Emerging Avian Viral Diseases Research Unit, Southeast Poultry Research Laboratory, U.S. National Poultry Research Center, Agricultural Research Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture in Athens, Georgia, USA.

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