Colibacillosis in layers


Download the complete article

Colibacillosis, a syndrome caused by Escherichia coli, is one of the most common infectious bacterial diseases of the layer industry. E. coli are always found in the gastrointestinal tract of birds and disseminated widely in feces. Due to continuous bacterial exposure in the environment, colibacillosis can affect birds at any time throughout the growing and laying periods. Although all ages of birds are susceptible to colibacillosis, younger birds (those in the growing period) are more commonly affected with greater disease severity than older birds.

Download the complete article


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here