Case Studies

Bacterial Osteomyelitis in a 3 Year-Old Cat.

Bacterial Osteomyelitis: Domestic Shorthair

VETERINARIAN SPECIALTY CASE STUDY: “Nubia,” a 3 year old female spayed domestic shorthair cat, was referred to ASG’s Oncology Department by her primary veterinarian after radiographs of the limb showed a lytic lesion in the distal femur…

 

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Aspergillosis Infection Causing Pyelonephritis and Ureteritis in a Cat.

Aspergillosis: Infection Causing Pyelonephritis And Ureteritis In A Cat

VETERINARIAN SPECIALTY CASE STUDY: An unusual case, the Aspergillus infection appears to be localized solely to the left kidney and ureter with no respiratory component or signs of immune system compromise…

 

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Urine It Now: Acute Kidney Injury secondary to Leptospirosis Infection in a 9 year old Dog.

Leptospirosis: Elsa and Monty

VETERINARIAN SPECIALTY CASE STUDY: Leptospirosis is a worldwide zoonotic disease comprised of over 250 recognized serovars (“strains”) of the spirochete leptospira. Each serovar is maintained subclinically by infected wild and domestic mammalians…

 

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Abdominal Adhesions Resulting in Jejunal Entrapment and Torsion.

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VETERINARIAN SPECIALTY CASE STUDY: Adhesions are bands of fibrous tissue which can form between abdominal organs and other surfaces within the abdomen. They result from inflammatory processes or physical insults to intra-abdominal structures

 

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The Nose Knows: An Unexpected Case of Cryptococcus in a Domestic Shorthair Cat.

Cryptococcus: Grey Moon

VETERINARIAN SPECIALTY CASE STUDY: Cryptococcus is the most common fungal infection in domestic cats and can infect immune compromised and immune competent cats. The most likely route of infection is inhalation of the organisms.

 

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