Research Article | Veterinary Pathology

A Pathological Study of Visceral Gout in Poultry

M.Jeevana Latha and M.K.Srikanth

Department of Veterinary Pathology, College of Veterinary Science, Mamnoor, P.V. Narsimha Rao Telangana Veterinary University, Telangana-506166

Published in the Indian Veterinary Journal July 2021 : 98 (7) - pages 9 to 10
(Received: , Accepted: )


In a poultry farm near Hyderabad, around 25 layer birds aged around four months showed symptoms of anorexia and emaciation in spite of good managemental practices. Post-mortem examination of 12 birds revealed chalky white deposits in the body cavity and on various other organs. The disease was diagnosed as visceral gout based on the typical lesions found during post-mortem

Key Words: Pathological study, visceral gout

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