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  • 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 […]

     
  • December 2016

    December 2016

    Seal: Poxviral dermatitis History: 18kg male stranded grey seal pup submitted to a Scottish rehabilitation centre Diagnosis: Seal poxviral dermatitis Description: Moderate, multifocal, proliferative and ulcerative dermatitis on the palmar aspect of the anterior flipper. […]

     
  • November 2016

    November 2016

    Pig: Oedema disease (E. coli) History: Weaner pig from a commercial intensified piggery presented for necropsy to the Western Cape Provincial Veterinary Laboratory (South Africa).  The pig showed acute onset of nervous signs which included […]

     
  • September 2016

    September 2016

    Dog: Heart: Moderate, chronic, diffuse, right ventricular hypertrophy with intraluminal nematodes consistent with Dirofilaria immitis     History: Beagle dog, female, 5 years   Diagnosis: Heart: Moderate, chronic, diffuse, right ventricular hypertrophy with intraluminal nematodes […]

     
  • August 2016

    August 2016

    Dog: heart, left ventricle and septum: Lymphoma, multifocal to coalescing   Animal: Dog, Scottish terrier, 3 years, female   Diagnoses: Cross section of the heart, left ventricle and septum: Lymphoma, multifocal to coalescing   Description: […]

     
  • July 2016

    July 2016

    Cat: Urinary bladder: Urothelial (transitional cell) papilloma Animal: Cat, domestic shorthair, adult. Diagnosis: Urinary bladder: Urothelial (transitional cell) papilloma. Description: In the urinary bladder presented with a yellowish discolored, extensively proliferative and papillary, yet firm […]

     
  • June 2016

    June 2016

    Baboon: Large intestine: typhlocolitis, severe, acute, hemorrhagic and necrotizing with severe infestation by Trichuris spp. Animal: Baboon, > 20 years, female Diagnosis:  Large intestine: typhlocolitis, severe, acute, hemorrhagic and necrotizing with severe infestation by Trichuris […]

     
  • May 2016

    May 2016

    Horse: Both forelimbs, phalanx distalis: acute, diffuse, moderate and severe laminitis Signalement: Horse, Paint Horse, 1 year old, female. History: The horse presented with acute onset of right-forelimb lameness. Aggravated clinical signs, radiographically evident sinking […]

     
  • April 2016

    April 2016

    Cat: Mandible and maxilla: squamous cell carcinoma Signalement: Domestic-shorthair cat, 10 years old, male, neutered   Diagnosis: Mandible and maxilla: squamous cell carcinoma   Description: The left side of the face was deformed with a […]