airsacculitis

airsacculitis

inflammation of the air sacs.

avian airsacculitis
occurs as part of a respiratory tract infection by Mycoplasma gallisepticum infections usually referred to as chronic respiratory disease. Airsacculitis as such is notable for the high rate of carcass condemnations that it causes. Postmortem lesions include the presence of caseous exudate, or a beaded appearance of the lining. There are usually accompanying lesions in the bronchi and lungs.
primate airsacculitis
a large variety of bacterial species participate in the disease. Clinical signs include cough, dyspnea and swelling of the submandibular area.
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Aspergillus fumigatus was isolated from 5 birds with characteristic lesions of airsacculitis (Table 1).
Respiratory system diseases (n = 512) were aspiration pneumonia, rhinitis, sinusitis, airsacculitis, tracheitis, chronic respiratory disease, and pneumonia due to aspergillosis, Mycoplasma species, Avibacterium paragallinarum, Avibacterium gallinarum, E.
Also airsacculitis, dilatation of heart and trachea hemorrhage were evident.
Mias (Mee-us), a 27-year-old orangutan, has what veterinarians believe to be chronic airsacculitis, a complex respiratory disease that is a substantial problem in both wild and zoo orangutans.
Los Angeles was dry and sunny, a perfect antidote for Minyak's chronic pneumonia and severe case of airsacculitis - or infection in the pouch at the base of the neck that allows great apes to bellow across the treetops.
Among animal diseases that the agency said do not present a health danger are cancer, a pneumonia of poultry called airsacculitis, glandular swellings or lymphomas, sores, infectious arthritis, and diseases caused by intestinal worms.
The fibrinoheterophilic pneumonia and airsacculitis admixed with plant material is consistent with aspiration, which may have been caused by difficulty swallowing because of obstructive and painful lesions in the oral cavity and tongue.
The histologic lesions corresponding to influenza virus antigen expression in these tissues were bronchointerstitial pneumonia (Figure 2, panel F) and lymphocytic airsacculitis (Figure 2, panel H).
coli induced pericarditis, perihepatitis, peritonitis, salpingitis and airsacculitis.
Gross postmortem examination and microscopic findings were unremarkable except for the previously mentioned mild foci of inflammation in the livers and for a localized airsacculitis detected in 1 bird, associated with the presence of a small metallic foreign body that had probably been inhaled.
The report said the inquiry did disclose that there was a high incidence of airsacculitis in chickens grown for Gold Kist and other processors in the North Alabama area.