NICOTINE TOXICITY, TOBACCO POISONING IN BIRDS
 
Description    Tobacco smoke has been associated with ocular and respiratory disease. Ingestion of tobacco products can cause signs of toxicosis.
 
Species   Avian
 
Signs   Chemosis, Coma, Conjunctival, scleral, injection, Conjunctival, scleral, redness, Cyanosis, Diarrhea, Dullness, Dyspnea, Excitement, Hyperesthesia, Increased respiratory rate, Lacrimation, Mucoid nasal discharge, Sudden death
 
References   Stout JD. Common Emergencies in Pet Birds. Vet Clin N A Exotic Anim Pract 2016;19:513 [Web Reference]
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