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- Henriksen, Michala de Linde; Sharkey, Leslie; Franzen-Klein, Dana; Wünschmann, Arno; Teixeira, Leandro B. C.; Dubielzig, Richard; Willette, Michelle
- Journal of avian medicine and surgery 2019 v.33 no.2 pp. 171-178
- Aegolius acadicus; adrenal glands; adults; antibiotics; birds; clinical examination; cornea; desmin; drug therapy; histopathology; inflammation; males; metastasis; muscles; myoglobin; neoplasm cells; osteosarcoma; sternum; striated muscle
- ... A captive, adult, male northern saw-whet owl (Aegolius acadicus) was examined for blepharospasm of the left eye. The owl was diagnosed with bilateral anterior uveitis and a corneal ulceration in the left eye. It was treated with oral and topical nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medications and a topical antibiotic. Multiple recheck examinations and medication adjustments were performed over the next ...
- Kane, Lauren P.; Shrader, Trenton C.; Stice, R. Coleen
- Journal of avian medicine and surgery 2019 v.33 no.2 pp. 184-188
- Haliaeetus leucocephalus; adults; antibiotics; birds; debridement; drug therapy; head; juveniles; males; nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents; pain; patients; skull; stifle; tissue repair
- ... A subadult, male bald eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus) was evaluated after being found unable to fly, with large eschars on the dorsal head and right stifle. Because of the appearance and location, the lesions were believed to be caused by an electrical injury. Treatment included oral antibiotics, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, pain medication, surgical debridement of the eschars, and treph ...