*Corresponding author:MHH Awaad, Department of Poultry Diseases, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Cairo University, Egypt
Received: September 24, 2017 Published: October 06, 2017
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The disease condition known as gangrenous dermatitis, avian malignant edema, necrotic dermatitis, gangrenous cellulites or gangrenous dermatomyositis has been described by many investigators [1,2]. Gangrenous dermatitis is a disease of young growing chickens characterized by gangrenous areas of the skin and by severe underlying infectious cellulites.