A Handbook Of Poultry Diseases

A Handbook Of Poultry Diseases

by Manish Kumar Singh, Suman Kumar Joshi, Srinivas Sathapathy
  • ISBN: 9789385055386
  • Binding: Hardbound
  • Year: 2015
  • Language: ENGLISH
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A Hand Book of Poultry Diseases, First Edition offers a detailed concept on the brief introduction, epidemiology, pathogenesis, clinical signs, lesions, treatment and prevention of major poultry diseases. This First Edition includes access to discussions especially based on domestic birds. Well illustrated throughout, the book provides in-depth information on the major avian diseases in a concise manner that will provide good idea to the readers in this regard.

Dr. Manish Kr Singh S/o Mr. Umesh Prasad Singh and mother Late Indira Singh was born on June 1, 1984 at Vaishali, Bihar. He earned his B.V.Sc. & A. H. degree from Bombay Veterinary College, Parel, Mumbai in July, 2011. Thereafter, he joined the College of Post Graduate Studies, G. B. Pant University of Agriculture & Technology, Pantnagar, Uttarakhand in July, 2011 to pursue his Masters’ degree in the Department of Livestock Production Management with major in “Poultry Science” and finally completed his Masters’ degree in July, 2013 by securing an OGPA of 8.1/10 (first division) . His hard work has recently being paid off as he got the best M.V.Sc. thesis Award (A.P. Chapter Award) for 2013-14 in IPSACON Annual Conference, Namakkal, Tamil Nadu. During his glorious academic career, he has been involved in ICAR funded research projects and published research papers in indexed international and national Journals. He has also qualified ASRB NET 2014 (1) in the concerned discipline with flying colors. He is now currently pursuing his PhD. Degree in the same University.

Dr. Suman Kumari Joshi D/o Mr. Sarathi Kumar Joshi and mother Smt. Mandakini Joshi, was born on August 17, 1985 at Brahmanpara, Sundergarh, Odisha. She earned her B.V.Sc. & A. H. degree from the College of Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry, O.U.A.T, Bhubaneswar, Odisha in 2011. Thereafter, she continued her M.V.Sc. degree in Livestock Production Management in the same college and finally completed her Masters’ degree in 2013. She is now pursuing her PhD. Degree in the National Dairy Research Institute, Karnal, Haryana. She has not only excelled in the field of Veterinary Science, but also has significant contributions in the fields of dance and sports. During her academic journey she qualified ASRB NET 2013 and has been awarded with ICAR SRF and DST Inspire Fellowship for pursuing her PhD. Degree.

Dr. Srinivas Sathapathy was born on 27th November 1987 at Berhampur, Odisha. He passed his B.V.Sc. and A.H. degree from the College of Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry, O.U.A.T, Bhubaneswar, Odisha in 2011. He completed his M.V.Sc. in Veterinary and Histology from Nagpur Veterinary College, Nagpur, M.A.F.S.U, Maharashtra in 2013. He is now pursuing his PhD. Degree in Veterinary Anatomy in the College of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, G.B. Pant University of Agriculture and Technology, Pantnagar, Uttarakhand. During this journey he has been awarded with ICAR JRF, SRF, DST Inspire Fellowships and qualified ASRB NET in 2013 and 2014 (II). He has significant contributions in the field of Veterinary Science by publishing so many research papers, popular articles and abstracts in reputed Journals, magazine and conferences respectively. Currently, the authors are included in the Reviewer Committee and Editorial Board in Poultry Punch and Poultry Manch magazines respectively.

  • Introduction
  • Viral Diseases
  • Bacterial Diseases
  • Chlamydial infections (Psittacosis, Ornithosis, Parrot fever)
  • Parasitic Diseases
  • Fungal Diseases
  • Toxicosis
  • Metabolic Diseases
  • Diseases of Malnutrition
  • Principles of Biosecurity