White growths on comb?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by westadamsb, Oct 14, 2011.

  1. westadamsb

    westadamsb Hatching

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    My one year old buff orpington has several white growths on her head. I have checked her body and don't see mites and she is acting very normal and healthy. Does anyone know what the cause is?
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  2. aoxa

    aoxa Crowing

    Could be Fowl Pox..
     
  3. dweder

    dweder Songster

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    Could be Favus. It definitely not something that should be ignored. Can you wipe it off or is it attached?
     
  4. westadamsb

    westadamsb Hatching

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    It is attached.....what should I do?
     
  5. nurse_turtle

    nurse_turtle Songster

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    Fowl pox.
     
  6. welasharon

    welasharon Songster

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    It does look like pox. Here is mine:
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    I didn't have to do anything to mine. It went away after a week or two. She only had spots, no other symptoms.
    sharon
     

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