LIST OF MOST COMMON POULTRY DISEASES IN THE U.S.

While not all of these diseases are discussed in class you should review them prior to taking the national and some state board examinations.

SYNONYM
Aflatoxicosis Turkey X- Disease;
Groundnut (peanut) Poisoning;
Mycotoxicosis
Aspergillosis Brooder Pneumonia;
Mycotic Pneumonia:
Pneumomycosis
Avian Adenovirus Hemorrhagic enteritis of turkeys
Marble Spleen disease in pheasants
Splenomegaly in chickens
Inclusion body hepatitis

Egg drop syndrome

Avian Colibacillosis E. coli Infections
Avian Encephalomyelitis AE; Epidemic Tremors
Avian Influenza

AI; Influenza

Avian Tuberculosis Avian T.B; T.B.
Blackhead Histomoniasis;
Enterohepatitis
Bordatellosis Turkey coryza;
Bordatella avium;
Alcaligenes Rhinotracheitis;
Adenovirus - associated Rhinotracheitis
Botulism  
Cage Layer Fatigue Osteoporosis;
Caged-Layer Paralysis
Candidiasis Thrush;
Moniliasis;
Crop Mycosis
 

Chicken Anemia Syndrome

CAA,  Infectious Anemia
Chlamydiosis Psittacosis;
Ornithosis
Coccidiosis  
Coryza Infectious Coryza;
Roup
Cryptosporidiosis  
Dissecting Aneurysm Aortic Rupture
Eastern Equine Encephalitis Alphavirus or Arbovirus Infection
Erysipelas  
Fatty Liver Syndrome Fatty Liver - Hemorrhagic Syndrome
Fowl Cholera Cholera
Pasteurellosis
Fowl Pox Pox;
Avian Pox
Gangrenous Dermatitis Necrotic Dermatitis
Hemorrhagic Syndrome Hemorrhagic disease;
Aplastic Anemia;
Hemorrhagic Anemia
Infectious Bronchitis

IB;
IBV

Infectious Bursal Disease IBD;
Gumboro disease;
IBA
Infectious Synovitis

Synovitis;
Enlarged Hock disease;
Tenovaginitis; (Mycoplasma synoviae Infection) MS

Influenza Avian Influenza
Laryngotracheitis LT;
ILT;
Infectious Laryngotracheitis
Lymphoid Leukosis Big liver disease;
visceral lymphomatosis
Marek's  
Mycoplasma gallisepticum MG;
Chronic Respiratory Disease (CRD);
PPLO Infection;
Airsacculitis;
Infectious Sinusitis of Turkeys
Newcastle Disease Newcastle;
Avian Pneumoencephalitis
Salmonellosis

Pullorum - White Diarrhea; Bacillary - White Diarrhea; BWD; Fowl Typhoid; Paratyphoid - Paratyphoid Infection

Trichomoniasis Canker in pigeons and doves;
Frounce in falcons
Viral Arthritis Tenosynovitis;
Ruptured gastrocnemius tendon;
Reovirus Infection

 

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