Monthly Archives: December 2020

AMMONIA EXPOSURE

By | December 1, 2020

  AMMONIA EXPOSURE Ammonia is a gas. It is highly soluble in water when it comes in contact with the inner lining (mucous membrane) of the respiratory tract following inhalation, or in contact with the eyes. It dissolves in the mucus (the liquid produced by the mucous membrane) and produces a highly irritating chemical substance… Read More »

GOUT IN POULTRY

By | December 1, 2020

GOUT IN POULTRY Gout is a metabolic disease characterized by the deposition of urates on the surfaces of various internal organs or various joints. It is a very common finding during a postmortem examination of poultry and can be a source of great economic loss to the farmer. Birds usually die from kidney failure. Both… Read More »