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a potent carcinogen from the fungus Aspergillus

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Findings of the present study are coherent with the previous reports of retarded growth during aflatoxicosis (Rashid et al.
Thus, improved pre- and post-harvest practices, strict hygiene during storage processing and transportation, periodic surveillance of poultry feed and feed stuff regarding fungi and fungal toxins should be adopted in order to lessen the risk of aflatoxicosis, enhance poultry production, and to build future strategies.
In addition, the additives of some organic acids (acetic acid and citric acid) improved the histopathological lesion in the intestine (amelioration in villus height and width) of broiler chicken exposed to aflatoxicosis [22].
Nutritional therapy with antioxidant agents can therefore be a significant tool in aflatoxicosis.
Consequently, assessing common avian coagulopathies, such as aflatoxicosis, vitamin K-deficiency, warfarin poisoning, and chronic liver disease, is challenging.
Changes In the Prothrombin, Haematology and Serum Proteins during Experimental Aflatoxicosis in Hens and Broiler Chickens.
Aflatoxicosis characterized by fatty and necrotic livers has been recorded in our study.
Aggarwal, Human aflatoxicosis in developing countries: a review of toxicology, exposure, potential health consequences, and interventions, Am.
Aflatoxins, which favor very hot climate like in the Philippines, have been associated with various diseases, such as aflatoxicosis in livestock, domestic animals and humans throughout the world, and are produced by a mold that grows in corn, peanuts cassava and copra due to inefficient post-production practices.
La intoxicacion con esta toxina se denomina aflatoxicosis, en la cual se evidencian dos formas clinicas: aguda y cronica (cuadro 1).
La exposicion aguda a aflatoxinas en la dieta, llamada aflatoxicosis aguda, puede causar necrosis hepatica, hemorragia, falla hepatica aguda y edema (3).
When ingested, inhaled, or absorbed through the skin, aflatoxins can cause acute sickness, such as aflatoxicosis, a disease primarily of the liver, and even potential death.
1] puede causar hepatotoxicidad e inducir aflatoxicosis cronica.