2004, Cilt 20, Sayı 2, Sayfa(lar) 073-078
The Infection and Diagnosis of Ornithobacterium rhinotracheale
H. Hüseyin Hadimli, Osman Erganiş
Selçuk Üniversitesi Veteriner Fakültesi, Mikrobiyoloji Anabilim Dalı, KONYA
Keywords: Ornithobacterium rhınotracheale, Chicken, Turkey

Ornithobacterium rhınotracheale is a patogenic agent causing respiratory disease especially in turkeys and chickens. This agent has first isolated in South Africa and classified as a new species in rRNA superfamity V with the name "Ornithobacterium rhinotracheale" in 1994. In this review, the pathogenicity, isolation, identification and diagnosis of Ornithobacterium rhinotracheale was briefly reported.