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  • November 2021

    November 2021

    Animal: Canine Organ: Nasal turbinates History: Nasal biopsy submitted without case history. Fungal culture was positive for Aspergillus spp. Histopathological findings: A moderate number of bony trabeculae predominantly with irregular margins and empty osteocyte lacunae (necrotic spicules) are […]

  • October 2021

    October 2021

    Animal: Pig (Sus scrofa) Organ: Heart –  Left atrioventricular valve Necropsy findings/diagnosis: Severe, valvular, vegetative, verrucous endocarditis of the mitralvalve. Pathogenesis: The pathogenesis of bacterial endocarditis  is complex. The formation of infectious endocarditis lesions involves […]

  • ESVP/ECVP Congress 6-10 September 2022, Athens, Greece

    ESVP/ECVP Congress 6-10 September 2022, Athens, Greece

    It is our pleasure and privilege to invite you to attend the 39th ESVP/ECVP Congress. The congress will be held from 6th to 10th of September 2022 in Athens, Greece.

  • Announcement of upcoming Special Issue of Animals, entitled “Pathology in Zoo Animals and Conservation”

    Announcement of upcoming Special Issue of Animals, entitled “Pathology in Zoo Animals and Conservation”

    This Issue invites original research articles, review articles, and short communications on aspects of zoo animal medicine, with a focus on zoo animal pathology, emerging and re-emerging diseases, management-related pathologies, conservation medicine, disease biology, and […]

  • September 2021

    September 2021

    Animal: Pig, Pietrain crossbred, 15-weeks-old Organ: Kidney History:  Kidney was submitted without case history. A quantitative PCR for porcine circovirus 2 was performed (PCV2) (1,67 x 10 EXP 14 copies/g) Macroscopical findings: Pale kidney with cortical petechiae Histopathological […]

  • August 2021

    August 2021

    Animal: a 11-year-old, neutered female, Labrador Retriever dog.  Organ: cervical spinal cord.  History: nonambulatory paresia of the hindlegs and the left foreleg, with a 3-day history of loss of proprioception. Presence of left-sided Horner’s syndrome.  […]

  • July 2021

    July 2021

    Animal: 8-year-old, neutered male, Siamese, cat Organ: Subcutis History: One week before initial presentation, owners noticed a right subcutaneous inguinal mass. Clinicians described a non-painful, non-ulcerated, subcutaneous, 12 x 7 cm mass. A fibrosarcoma was […]

  • Congratulations to our New Diplomates

    Congratulations to our New Diplomates

    Congratulations to the new diplomates of the exam 2021: Elise Brisebard Davide Corbetta María Cuvertoret Sanz Leonie Herkommer Jean-Charles Husson Sarah Kitz Lisa Lindström Carlos Lopez Figueroa Giorgia Mezzalira Ricardo de Miguel Andrew Rich Antonella […]

  • May 2017

    May 2017

    Turkey: Tibial dyschondroplasia Animal: Turkey (Meleagris gallopavo), 80 days old. Diagnoses: Tibiotarsus: Tibial dyschondroplasia. Description: Sagittal section of tibiotarsus after decalcification. There is a plug of cartilage in the physeal region. Comments: This animal was […]

  • February 2017

    February 2017

    Cat Skin: Cowpox Dermatitis H&E (40x obj) Animal: Cat, 6 yr old, neutered female, Domestic Short Hair. Organ: Skin Submission history: a week’s history of an ulcer on the right side of the face which […]

  • January 2017

    January 2017

    Dog: Benign Prostatic hyperplasia Signalment: Juvenile male entire Beagle dog Diagnosis: Benign prostatic hyperplasia Description: Moderate, bilateral and symmetric enlargement of the entire prostate. The diagnosis was confirmed histologically as benign prostatic hyperplasia with acute […]