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Chocolate Intoxication in a Budgerigar

Yıl 2019, Cilt 16, Sayı 1, 73 - 77, 25.03.2019


Chocolate cause clinical symptoms in birds as other animals and is well known food toxin for animals. Toxic components of chocolate are theobromine and caffeine that are within methylxanthines. In this case report; male, four months old budgerigar with abnormal behaviour, hyperactivity, tremors, ataxia, loss of appetite, vomiting, diarrhoea referred to our clinic. According to anamnesis the budgerigar had no health problem up to last 12 hours. After that, the budgerigar ate cake containing chocolate about the size of hazelnut and also 15-20 sugar covered with cacao. After this complaints mentioned above started. In the clinical examination of the budgerigar; body temperature was 41.8oC, respiration rate was 65/minutes. In the Electrocardiography findings, pulsation was 235 beat/minutes, and ventricular arrhythmias was found. In treatment; activated carbon tablet (1-3 mg/kg) were applied to the bird in every 12 hours. Owner informed that the bird got to normal health 24 hours after the treatment. As a result; with this case report choco-late intoxication and treatment were mentioned in budgerigar.


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Kemal VAROL> (Sorumlu Yazar)


Yayımlanma Tarihi 25 Mart 2019
Gönderilme Tarihi 11 Nisan 2017
Kabul Tarihi 27 Şubat 2018
Yayınlandığı Sayı Yıl 2019, Cilt 16, Sayı 1

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Bibtex @olgu sunumu { ercivet537990, journal = {Erciyes Üniversitesi Veteriner Fakültesi Dergisi}, issn = {1304-7280}, eissn = {2667-5498}, address = {}, publisher = {Erciyes Üniversitesi}, year = {2019}, volume = {16}, number = {1}, pages = {73 - 77}, doi = {10.32707/ercivet.537990}, title = {Chocolate Intoxication in a Budgerigar}, key = {cite}, author = {Varol, Kemal} }
APA Varol, K. (2019). Chocolate Intoxication in a Budgerigar . Erciyes Üniversitesi Veteriner Fakültesi Dergisi , 16 (1) , 73-77 . DOI: 10.32707/ercivet.537990
MLA Varol, K. "Chocolate Intoxication in a Budgerigar" . Erciyes Üniversitesi Veteriner Fakültesi Dergisi 16 (2019 ): 73-77 <https://dergipark.org.tr/tr/pub/ercivet/issue/44121/537990>
Chicago Varol, K. "Chocolate Intoxication in a Budgerigar". Erciyes Üniversitesi Veteriner Fakültesi Dergisi 16 (2019 ): 73-77
RIS TY - JOUR T1 - Chocolate Intoxication in a Budgerigar AU - KemalVarol Y1 - 2019 PY - 2019 N1 - doi: 10.32707/ercivet.537990 DO - 10.32707/ercivet.537990 T2 - Erciyes Üniversitesi Veteriner Fakültesi Dergisi JF - Journal JO - JOR SP - 73 EP - 77 VL - 16 IS - 1 SN - 1304-7280-2667-5498 M3 - doi: 10.32707/ercivet.537990 UR - https://doi.org/10.32707/ercivet.537990 Y2 - 2018 ER -
EndNote %0 Erciyes Üniversitesi Veteriner Fakültesi Dergisi Chocolate Intoxication in a Budgerigar %A Kemal Varol %T Chocolate Intoxication in a Budgerigar %D 2019 %J Erciyes Üniversitesi Veteriner Fakültesi Dergisi %P 1304-7280-2667-5498 %V 16 %N 1 %R doi: 10.32707/ercivet.537990 %U 10.32707/ercivet.537990
ISNAD Varol, Kemal . "Chocolate Intoxication in a Budgerigar". Erciyes Üniversitesi Veteriner Fakültesi Dergisi 16 / 1 (Mart 2019): 73-77 . https://doi.org/10.32707/ercivet.537990
AMA Varol K. Chocolate Intoxication in a Budgerigar. Erciyes Üniv Vet Fak Derg. 2019; 16(1): 73-77.
Vancouver Varol K. Chocolate Intoxication in a Budgerigar. Erciyes Üniversitesi Veteriner Fakültesi Dergisi. 2019; 16(1): 73-77.
IEEE K. Varol , "Chocolate Intoxication in a Budgerigar", Erciyes Üniversitesi Veteriner Fakültesi Dergisi, c. 16, sayı. 1, ss. 73-77, Mar. 2019, doi:10.32707/ercivet.537990