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Stinky eye and nasal discharge Mycoplasma gallisepticum?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by MVChickenLover, Mar 8, 2014.

  1. MVChickenLover

    MVChickenLover Hatching

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    Stinky eye and nasal discharge? Any ideas what this is? Mycoplasma gallisepticum? [​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Mar 8, 2014

  2. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble Premium Member

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    Possibly MG, bloodwork can confirm if in fact it's MG.
     
  3. Eggcessive

    Eggcessive Free Ranging Premium Member

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    Since there is not much swelling it looks more like MG, but coryza usually stinks. I haven't seen either one except in pictures. Either one will make a carrier of him and infect your flock. Antibiotics will on treat symptoms not cure the disease. Here is a link for you to read about these diseases and others: http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/ps044
     

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