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|Supportive care||Isolate the bird from the flock and place in a safe, comfortable, warm location (your own duck "intensive care unit") with easy access to water and food. Limit stress. Call your veterinarian.|
|Thoroughly cleansing and flushing the wound|
|Anti-inflammatory drugs, usually meloxicam|
|Topical antibiotics, such as silver sulfadiazine cream (SSD)|
|Debridement surgery may be needed|
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