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Ascites syndrome, abdominal cavity distension, chick
Ascites syndrome, abdominal cavity distension, chick

Typical presentation of distension of the abdominal cavity of a broiler chick with ascites syndrome. In uncomplicated cases, the ascetic fluid is not turbid and may be liquid or coagulated.

Courtesy of Dr. Billy M. Hargis.

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