Acta Scientific Veterinary Sciences (ISSN: 2582-3183)

Opinion Volume 4 Issue 8

Swollen Head Syndrome-Masked Foe for Poultry

Muhammad Umer Haider*

Department of Pathology, University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Pakistan

*Corresponding Author: Muhammad Umer Haider, Department of Pathology, University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Pakistan

Received: July 15, 2022; Published: July 25, 2022


Avian metapneumovirus (aMPV), previously referred to as avian pneumovirus (APV) and avian rhinotracheitis (ART) virus, causes an acute, highly contagious upper respiratory tract infection of turkeys and chickens, clinically termed as Swollen Head Syndrome (SHS).



Citation: Muhammad Umer Haider. “Swollen Head Syndrome-Masked Foe for Poultry". Acta Scientific Veterinary Sciences 4.8 (2022): 170-172.


Copyright: © 2022 Muhammad Umer Haider. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.


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