Iodine Deficiency in Birds

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Jul 01, 2008
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Treatment

As always, follow your veterinarian's advice to reverse the iodine deficiency. Lugol’s iodine -- one drop for 250 ml (1 cup) of water -- is used often to combat this condition.

Prevention

Including iodine in your bird's diet will help prevent iodine deficiency, as well as goiter.

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