Sunday, September 24, 2023, 8:26 AM
Site: Extension Foundation Online Campus
Course: Avian Influenza Biosecurity for Backyard Flock Owners (AvianInfluenza)
Any substance that can stimulate the production of antibodies and combine specifically with them.
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service
Case Fatality Ratio
A ratio that shows the number of deaths in infected cases over the total number of infected cases.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
The common cavity into which the intestinal, urinary, and reproductive canals open in birds.
Decomposition of organic waste by microorganisms.
Inflammation of the mucous membrane that lines the exposed portion of the eyeball and inner surface of the eyelids.
The process of removing, and usually killing, animals from a group based on specific criteria such as infection or contamination.
Blueness of the skin, as from imperfectly oxygenated blood.