mycotoxicosis


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mycotoxicosis

[‚mī·kō‚täk·sə′kō·səs]
(medicine)
Any of a group of diseases caused by accidental or recreational ingestion of toxic fungal metabolites, such as mushroom poisoning.
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These results clearly indicated that AFs has stressful effects on the hepatic and renal tissues, consistent with those reported in the literature of mycotoxicosis. Moreover, El-Nekeety et al.
Influence of esterified-glucomannan on performance and organ morphology serum biochemistry and haematology in broilers exposed to individual and combined mycotoxicosis (aflatoxin, Ochratoxin and T-2 toxin).
All relevant toxin producing fungi, their natural occurrence, the possible mycotoxicosis, further the biochemical and physiological effects of mycotoxins, their chemical data and toxicity are treated comprehensively in this volume, which lists entries alphabetically.
Jeremy Allen provides a very detailed discussion of lupin toxins and the occurrence of lupinosis, a mycotoxicosis "caused by the ingestion of toxins known as phomopsins produced by the fungus Diaporthe toxica".
Mycotoxicosis in people and some animals caused by ingesting one or more of the following genera of fungi that develop on damp grain crops: Actinomyces, Alternaria, Cladosporium, Fusarium, Penicillium, Piptocephalis, Rhizopus, Thammidium, Tricoderma, Trichothecium, and Verticillium.
Aflatoxin contamination of Australian animal feeds and suspected cases of mycotoxicosis. Aust.
Devegowda (2000).Influence of esterified-glucomannan on performance and organ morphology, serum biochemistry and haematology in broilers exposed to individual and combined mycotoxicosis (aflatoxin, ochratoxin and T-2 toxin) Br Poult Sci.
Livestock are also susceptible to acute and chronic mycotoxicosis and milk may be contaminated if animal feed or fodder is contaminated with mycotoxins.
Fowl mycotoxicosis is one of the most economically important problems in modern poultry industry.
(2008) Prevalence of poultry diseases and their interaction with mycotoxicosis in District Chakwal: 1.
Treating mycotoxicosis is complicated because both the patient and the patient's environment need to be treated.
Influence of esterified-glucomannan on performance and organ morphology serum biochemistry and Hematology in broilers exposed to individual and combined mycotoxicosis (Aflatoxin, Ochratoxin and T-2 toxin).