The use of voriconazole for the treatment of aspergillosis in falcons (Falco species).

@article{Somma2007TheUO,
  title={The use of voriconazole for the treatment of aspergillosis in falcons (Falco species).},
  author={Antonio di Somma and Tom Bailey and Christudas Silvanose and C{\`e}lia Garc{\'i}a-Mart{\'i}nez},
  journal={Journal of avian medicine and surgery},
  year={2007},
  volume={21 4},
  pages={307-16}
}
To evaluate the clinical efficacy and safety of voriconazole for the treatment of aspergillosis in falcons, 20 falcons with aspergillosis admitted to the Dubai Falcon Hospital from August 2003 to May 2006 were treated with voriconazole. These falcons included 6 gyrfalcons (Falco rusticolus), 10 gyrfalcon hybrids, 1 lanner (Falco biarmicus), 1 saker (Falco cherrug), and 2 peregrine falcons (Falco peregrinus). Clinical signs were weight loss, inappetence, dyspnea, inspiratory stridor, tachypnea… CONTINUE READING