coligranuloma

coligranuloma

a disease of birds caused by Escherichia coli and characterized by granulomas in the intestinal wall, liver and lungs. Called also Hjärre's disease.
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Necropsy examination revealed congested liver, hypertrophied kidneys, peritonitis, severe typhlitis suggestive of coligranuloma, pneumonia, and airsacculitis, which are typical signs of colisepticemia.