Help!!! Air bubble on chick!!

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by crzyckldy, Aug 19, 2014.

  1. crzyckldy

    crzyckldy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    This just showed up on my 2 week old chick today![​IMG]
     
  2. KrystalRose

    KrystalRose Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It is probably a small cyst, I would wait a few days to see if it goes away on its own, if not maybe try to drain it with a needle and antibiotic ointment.
     
  3. turkeys rule3

    turkeys rule3 Out Of The Brooder

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    Where is it at
     
  4. crzyckldy

    crzyckldy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It is on the right side of its neck and extends to the chest
     
  5. vehve

    vehve The Token Finn

    Just to be sure, as I can't really tell from the picture, it's not the crop, is it?
     
  6. crzyckldy

    crzyckldy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Here's another pic [​IMG]
     
  7. vehve

    vehve The Token Finn

    It's on the back side, so not the crop then.
     
  8. crzyckldy

    crzyckldy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I just checked on it this morning and it's gone!! Yayyy! Don't know what it was though??
     
  9. crzyckldy

    crzyckldy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I researched and figured out it was a ruptured air sac.
     
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  10. casportpony

    casportpony Team Tube Feeding Captain & Poop Inspector General Premium Member Project Manager

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