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1

________ is the cause of fowl coryza in chickens

Avibacterium paragallinarum

2

Avibacterium paragallinarum affects what age of what species?

Adult chickens

3

What is the likely signs seen in a bird suffering from Avibacterium paragallinarum?

Air sacculitis, sneezing, swelling of head.
Most important: decrease in egg production

4

Does Avibacterium paragallinarum require a V factor?

YES

5

_________ is the cause of contagious equine metritis

Taylorella equigenitalis

6

Where do male horses carry Taylorella equigenitalis? Females?

Penis, sheath, and urethra
Clitoral fossa

7

What are some signs/syptoms of horses affected with Taylorella equigenitalis?

vaginitis, cervicitis, and a large amount of mucopurrulent exudate

8

T/F Taylorella equigenitalis infection causes abortion

FALSE; it does not cause abortions