Giardia infection in parakeets

Avian Dis. Oct-Dec 1978;22(4):815-8.

Abstract

Giardia infection causing high morbidity and mortality in parakeets in 3 commercial aviaries is described. The disease was successfully treated with dimetridazole.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Bird Diseases / drug therapy
  • Bird Diseases / epidemiology*
  • Dimetridazole / therapeutic use
  • Giardiasis / drug therapy
  • Giardiasis / epidemiology
  • Giardiasis / veterinary*
  • Parakeets*
  • Psittaciformes*
  • Texas

Substances

  • Dimetridazole