A 36-year-old member asked:
How long do parrot fever (psittacosis) symptoms last for?
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Pathology 28 years experience
About 5 days.: Pronounced headache, fevers that increase over 3-4 days, and a dry, hacking cough starting up to 5 days after fevers start are the usual symptoms.
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Psychiatry 25 years experience
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A 34-year-old member asked:
How long do parrot fever (psittacosis) last?
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Infectious Disease 56 years experience
Treated?: Psittacosis or ornithosis is treatable with antibiotics and should respond fairly rapidly, although it may be a week or so before you begin to feel fully normal again.
5.9k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Last updated Feb 8, 2021
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