Essays about: "bronchitis"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 7 essays containing the word bronchitis.

  1. 1. Characterization of infectious laryngotracheitis virus from outbreaks in Swedish chicken hobby flocks

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Clinical Sciences

    Author : Liv Jonare; [2020]
    Keywords : backyard flocks; chickens; infectious laryngotracheitis; virus; vaccine; coinfections; latency; sequencing; complete genome sequencing; PCR; non-commercial poultry;

    Abstract : Infectious laryngotracheitis (ILT) is a respiratory tract infection of gallinaceous birds, which is caused by Gallid herpes virus 1 (GaHV-1), also called infectious laryngotracheitis virus (ILTV). In its most virulent form it can cause acute respiratory symptoms such as marked dyspnoea, gasping, expectoration of bloody mucus, high mortality (up to 70%) and production losses, such as decreased growth and egg production. READ MORE

  2. 2. Regional MRI T1 mapping analysis of tobacco smoke exposed mouse lungs

    University essay from KTH/Fysik

    Author : Gustav Söderström; [2019]
    Keywords : MRI; Magnetic Resonance Imaging; Lungs; COPD; Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease; T1 mapping; Tobacco smoke; Emphysema; Chronic Bronchitis;

    Abstract : Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease is the fourth largest cause of death worldwide and the prevalence is predicted to increase even further to make it the third largest cause of death by 2020. The main cause of the disease is exposure to tobacco smoke. READ MORE

  3. 3. Ekonomiska aspekter av stallhygien och djurskötarens ”djuröga” i grisproduktion

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Breeding and Genetics

    Author : Ditte Löfqvist; [2014]
    Keywords : Ekonomi; djuröga; hygien; grisproduktion;

    Abstract : Syftet med den här litteraturstudien är att undersöka hur stallhygienen och personal med djuröga påverkar produktionsresultaten och ekonomin i grisproduktion. Stallmiljön påverkar såväl djuren som människorna som vistas i miljön. READ MORE

  4. 4. A minor study on avian metapneumovirus

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health

    Author : Clara Atterby; [2012]
    Keywords : AMPV; Pneumovirus; Poultry; Brazil;

    Abstract : Avian metapneumovirus (aMPV) is an important pathogen that causes respiratory diseases and reproductive failure in various avian species. The disease was first reported in South Africa in the late 1970s. READ MORE

  5. 5. Infectious bronchitis in Brazil : a minor field study in Bastos municipality, Sao Paulo

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health

    Author : Cecilia Olofsson; [2012]
    Keywords : IBV; Coronavirus; Poultry; Brazil; Genotypes; Biosecurity;

    Abstract : Infectious Bronchitis (IB) is a highly contagious viral respiratory and productiondepressant disease distributed world wide. The disease is caused by the InfectiousBronchitis Virus (IBV), a positive RNA strand Avian Coronavirus within thegenus Gammacoronavirus. READ MORE