Mycosis or gastrointestinal fungal disease is an infectious disease that occurs in poultry such as chickens, pigeons, and quails. The disease has a great impact on livestock productivity such as: decrease in weight gain, increase in FCR.

The cause to the illness

  • Kite fungus disease in poultry is mainly caused by fungi Candida albicans cause.
  • Candida belongs to the group of yeasts, spherical or oval fungal cells, 3 - 6 µm in size, usually saprophytic in the digestive system, a few appear on the skin.
Nấm candida albicans
Candida albicans fungus
  • The animal's immune system is not active, weak resistance is also an important cause for Candida albicans fungus to develop in the body.

Age of illness

  • Chickens, pigeons, quails, ducks, geese, geese under 2 weeks of age are susceptible to the disease.

The route of transmission of the fungus kite disease

  • Candida albicans fungus is transmitted through food, drinking water or this type of yeast is available in the bird's kite, when the resistance of the bird's body is weak, the fungus will develop.

Symptoms of Kite Fungus in Poultry

  • Chickens, ducks, pigeons, quails with kite fungus often contain a lot of water, a sour smell.
  • Poultry with kite fungus is often thin and atrophied.

Kite fungus disease in chickens

  • Kite fungus in chickens is caused by the fungus Candida albicans.
Nấm diều gà
Chicken kite mushroom
  • White fungus colonies grow on chicken kites.

Kite fungus disease in pigeons

  • Kite fungus in chickens is also caused by the fungus Candida albicans. Lesions are similar to those of kite fungus in chickens.
Bệnh nấm ở bồ câu
Fungal disease in pigeons

Prevention of Kite Fungus

  • To effectively prevent fungal diseases, it is necessary to control the fungus Candida albicans.
  • Effective control of pre-existing Candida albicans in the gastrointestinal tract using an antagonistic strain of Saccharomyces cerevisiae. This fungal strain is included in the product ICO-ANTI VIRUS.
  • Candida albicans can be present in birds, and they only flare up when the immune system is weak. Therefore you should use ICO-ANTI VIRUS in young birds to stimulate and strengthen the immune system, helping to control Candida albicans effectively.
  • Controlling Candida Albicans in the environment, preventing the fungus from entering the bird's nest by using an antagonistic strain of Trichodema. This antagonistic fungal strain is present in ICO-MEN SHOCKETIn addition to controlling the fungus Candida albicans, Trichodema also works to decompose food waste and effectively eliminate odors.

Kite fungus treatment

  • The treatment of kite fungus in chickens, ducks, quails and pigeons should be done at the same time as killing Candida albicans fungus in the animal's body and environment, and at the same time strengthening the immune system. After recovering from the disease, it is necessary to have regular control measures, otherwise the disease will soon return.
  • Use ICO-NANO TECH AG+ is a highly effective fungicide Candida albicans. Dosage is 1 ml/1 liter of water or 1 ml/5 kg of body weight. Give pets a morning drink, use it for 5 days continuously, take a break for 3 days and use it again for 3-5 days.
  • One meal ICO-ANTI VIRUS, Dosage is 1 ml/1 liter of water or 1 ml/5 kg of body weight. Give pets a meal in the afternoon, use continuously for 5-10 days. After recovering from the disease, you can use ICO-ANTI VIRUS or HIGH ICO-MEN During the rearing process, the antagonistic fungus Saccharomyces cerevisiae can control Candida albicans.
  • For chickens, ducks and quails raised on the floor, use ICO-MEN CHANGE, the dose is 1 kg for 50 m2 of the floor.
  • For ducks raised on stilts, pigeons, use ICO-NANO TECH AG + with a dose of 3-4 ml/liter of water to spray into the breeding area.

Post author: Dova Hung

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