How do you know if it's Mareks or something else?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by shell44, May 17, 2008.

  1. shell44

    shell44 In the Brooder

    Apr 30, 2008
    LaGrange, Kentucky
    I have a hen (youngish silkie) who is twising her neck and laying her head down. I have read all of the posts concerning Mareks, wry neck, etc. I'm giving her the vitamins. She's a little better.
    But what is the problem? How do I diagnose correctly? Is there a blood test for Mareks? Or do I wait until she dies and then get her tesed to see what caused it?

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