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  • March 2023

    March 2023

    Animal: Feline, 12-year-old Organ: Skin History:  Formalin-fixed skin with a scar was submitted. There was history of surgery for injection site sarcoma. Practitioner suspected local recurrence because of indurated nodules in subcutis. Macroscopical findings: Skin […]

  • February 2023

    February 2023

    Animal: Dog, intact male, “Fila de S. Miguel” breed, 8 years old. An accidentally found nodule was removed from the left pectoral region, at the time of sedation for amputation of thesupplementary fingers. Dimensions 1.9 […]

  • January 2023

    January 2023

    Animal: Dog (Canis lupus familiaris), German Spitz, 4 years, male Organ: Brain History: The dog presented to the veterinarian with a circumferential mass on the left shoulder. Furthermore, the owners reported that the animal has […]

  • December 2022

    December 2022

    Signalment: 11-y-old male entire West Highland White Terrier dog. MD: Peritoneal carcinomatosis with abdominal hematic effusion. Comment: fragments from testicular parenchyma, epididymis and spermatic cord with whitish, hard foci were initially submitted from this patient. […]

  • November 2022

    November 2022

    Animal: Adult, 12-year-old Saanen goat Organ: Uterus Diagnosis: Hydrometra, uterus Findings: The uterus is filled with thin aseptic fluid, and depending on the hydration properties of the mucin, the fluid can be more viscous (i.e., mucometra). Comments: Prolonged exposure […]

  • October 2022

    October 2022

    Animal: Domestic rabbit (Oryctolagus cuniculus), 9-month-old, female. Organ: Right eye. History: The right eye was enucleated and sent for histopathologic examination due to suspected uveitis of two weeks of duration. There were no other remarkable findings on clinical examination. […]

  • September 2022

    September 2022

    Animal: Canine, 6 years old Organ: Small intestine History: Vomiting, anorexia, multiple intestinal masses, resection of the pathological segments Macroscopical findings: 2 jejunal segments of 35 cm respectively 7 cm in length, with 5 masses […]

  • August 2022

    August 2022

    Animal: Ovine (Ovis aries), Merina breed, female, 7 years old. Organ: Liver History: Animal from an extensive breeding farm with non-diarrheic, chronic progressive wasting affecting animals from one year and beyond. This case presented mixed dyspnea, strong productive […]

  • July 2022

    July 2022

    Animal: Dog (Canis lupus familiaris), Caucasian Shepherd, 8-year-old, female. Organ: Lung, pulmonary artery. History: Severe dyspnea, anorexia, apathy, coughing, and exercise intolerance. The dog lived in an area surrounded by industrial fish farming pools. Necropsy findings: Postmortem changes consisted […]

  • June 2022

    June 2022

    Animal: Bovine, 1-year-old Organ: Lung History:  Formalin-fixed lung was submitted. There was a case history of acute respiratory distress with a rapid fatal outcome. A PCR-kit for 7 respiratory pathogens was performed. The results were positive for […]

  • May 2022

    May 2022

    Animal: Horse, Warmblood, 12 years old, female Organ: Lung History: Owner noticed progressive emaciation 3 months ago. After 1 month, fluctuating hyperthermia with general weakness and tremors appeared. Radiographs showed multiple pulmonary nodules. The animal did not respond […]