Could it be Mareks?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Chickrose, Jun 19, 2008.

  1. Chickrose

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    I have a banty cockeral about 11 weeks that for about the last 4 days has had trouble keeping his balance. The rest of the birds are doing fine. Someone told me it could be a sign of Mareks, is that true?
     
  2. DuckLady

    DuckLady ~~~Administrator~~~BYC Store Support Staff Member

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    That is definitley a sign of Mareks. Was it a sudden onset or gradual?
     
  3. Chickrose

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    Terrielacy, thanks for the reply. I have not been able to check back in for some time. Yes, the symptoms came on very suddenly. I notice now that he seems to be holding his wings out and down a little bit. What do I do? are the rest of my birds doomed? Help?!!!!
     

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