CT Scan in Birds

Parrot CT Scan

CT (Computed Tomography) in birds is a diagnostic imaging tool used to visualise the internal structures of the little avian body in detail. It will soon be available at The Melbourne-Bird-Vet in Burwood. The Bird-veterinary CT scan works by taking multiple X-ray images from different angles and then using a computer to reconstruct a three-dimensional…

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Avian Influenza


What is Avian Influenza? Avian Influenza (commonly known as “Bird Flu”) is a highly contagious viral infection in birds that is most commonly seen in poultry. Infections are considered either highly pathogenic (HPAI) or low pathogenic (LPAI).  HPAI is serious and can be expected to cause up to a 100% death rate in affected birds. …

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