Avian Tuberculosis

A variety of TUBERCULOSIS affecting various birds, including chickens and ducks. It is caused by MYCOBACTERIUM AVIUM and characterized by tubercles consisting principally of epithelioid cells.
Also Known As:
Tuberculosis, Avian; Avian Tuberculoses; Tuberculoses, Avian
Networked: 10 relevant articles (0 outcomes, 1 trials/studies)

Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Infection
2. Granuloma


1. Mwangi, David: 1 article (02/2009)
2. Donoghue, Helen D: 1 article (02/2009)
3. Drewe, Julian A: 1 article (02/2009)
4. Cromie, Ruth L: 1 article (02/2009)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Avian Tuberculosis:
1. ParaffinIBA
2. Formaldehyde (Formol)FDA Link
3. IronIBA
4. 4-anisyltetrazolium blue (ATB)IBA
5. Tuberculin (PPD)IBA
6. Streptomycin (Streptomycin Sulfate)FDA Link
7. Glucose (Dextrose)FDA LinkGeneric
8. FructoseIBA
9. Dihydrostreptomycin Sulfate (Dihydrostreptomycin)IBA
10. Dextrans (Dextran)FDA Link

Therapies and Procedures

1. Injections