Avian Encephalomyelitis (AE, Epidemic Tremor)

Avian Encephalomyelitis (AE, Epidemic Tremor)


Abstract

Clinical disease is manifest as ataxia and head tremors in chickens in the first weeks of life and in adults as a transient drop in egg production. The virus is egg transmitted. Natural hosts are the domestic fowl, turkeys, pheasants and Japanese quail.

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