proventricular

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proventricular

pertaining to or emanating from the proventriculus.

proventricular dilatation syndrome
see macaw wasting disease.
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Myocarditis as a component of psittacine proventricular dilatation syndrome in a Patagonian conure.
Proventricular dilatation disease (PDD), also known as proventricular dilatation syndrome or macaw wasting disease, is a disorder of birds wherein inflammation of the central, peripheral, and autonomic nervous systems is associated with gastrointestinal dysfunction and neurologic signs that may include ataxia and seizures (6).