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The aim of this study was to describe a core needle biopsy technique in the guinea pig (Cavia porcellus) and to assess the incidence of complications when applying this method. Biopsies were taken from the right hepatic lobe of 36 healthy guinea pigs under ultrasound guidance using a Tru-Cut...

Author(s)
Glińska-Suchocka, K.; Jankowski, M.; Kubiak, K.; Spużak, J.; Borusewicz, P.; Kubiak-Nowak, D.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica, 2019, 61, 27, pp (13 June 2019)
Abstract

Disorders of the female genital tract are among the most common disorders in pet guinea pigs (Cavia porcellus); however, knowledge of many aspects of these disorders is sparse, especially regarding their incidence and age distribution. Ovarian cysts, as the most common genital tract disorder in ...

Author(s)
Bertram, C. A.; Müller, K.; Klopfleisch, R.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Comparative Pathology, 2018, 165, pp 13-22
Abstract

The guinea pig (Cavia porcellus) has an established track record as an animal model, with its utility in rickettsial research documented as early as the turn of the 20th century. From identifying Rickettsia rickettsii as the agent of Rocky Mountain spotted fever and ticks as the natural...

Author(s)
Stokes, J. V.; Walker, D. H.; Varela-Stokes, A. S.
Publisher
Elsevier GmbH, Munich, Germany
Citation
Ticks and Tick-borne Diseases, 2020, 11, 6,
Abstract

This case report describes the surgical treatment of a two-year-old female guinea pig with chronic purulent osteomyelitis of the femur. The animal had displayed a lameness of its right hind leg for several months and radiographic alterations of the femur were visible. A biopsy of the femoral bone...

Author(s)
Thöle, M.; Deisenroth, A.; Gerhauser, I.; Fehr, M.
Publisher
Verlag M. & H, Schaper Gmbh, Hannover, Germany
Citation
Kleintierpraxis, 2019, 64, 4, pp 216-226
AbstractFull Text

Shear wave elastography is a novel technique enabling real-time measurement of the elasticity of liver tissue. The color map is superimposed on the classic ultrasound image of the assessed tissue, which enables a precise evaluation of the stiffness of the liver tissue. The aim of the study was to...

Author(s)
Glińska-Suchocka, K.; Kubiak, K.; Spużak, J.; Jankowski, M.; Borusewicz, P.
Publisher
Polish Academy of Sciences, Committee of Veterinary Sciences, Olsztyn-Kortowo II, Poland
Citation
Polish Journal of Veterinary Sciences, 2017, 20, 1, pp 51-56
Abstract

A 5-year-old intact male guinea pig was evaluated for a 2-week history of "red eyes". Sniffling and lethargy had been noticed for several days as well. Physical examination findings included increased expiratory effort and bilateral chemosis. Several peripheral lymph nodes were markedly enlarged....

Author(s)
Nagata, K.; McHale, B.; Sladakovic, I.; Gutti, J. R.; Mayer, J.
Publisher
Elsevier, New York, USA
Citation
Journal of Exotic Pet Medicine, 2019, 28, pp 132-136
Abstract

Background: Dermatophytoses rank among the most frequent communicable diseases in humans, and the zoonotic transmission is increasing. The zoophilic dermatophyte Trichophyton (T.) benhamiae is nowadays one of the main causes of tinea faciei et corporis in children. However, scientific data on...

Author(s)
Baumbach, C. M.; Michler, J. K.; Nenoff, P.; Uhrlaß, S.; Schrödl, W.
Publisher
Wiley, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Mycoses, 2020, 63, 9, pp 970-978
Abstract

Background: Vitamin C is a strong antioxidant, and the health effects of vitamin C megadoses have not been validated despite the apparent health benefits. Therefore, the present study sought to confirm the effects of vitamin C megadoses. Materials and Methods : Four groups of six guinea pigs were...

Author(s)
Park SeongHoon; Han ALum; Kim NaHyung; Shin SaeRon
Publisher
Hans Huber Publishers, Hogrefe AG, Bern, Switzerland
Citation
International Journal for Vitamin and Nutrition Research, 2018, 88, 5/6, pp unpaginated
Abstract

Reports of thyroid gland neoplasms in guinea pigs (Cavia porcellus) are rare, but thyroid tumors are among the most common neoplasms seen in cases submitted to Northwest ZooPath. This report describes the histological and immunohistochemical characteristics of thyroid neoplasms and lists the...

Author(s)
Gibbons, P. M.; Garner, M. M.; Kiupel, M.
Publisher
American College of Veterinary Pathologists Inc., Lawrence, USA
Citation
Veterinary Pathology, 2013, 50, 2, pp 334-342
Abstract

This article aimed at the fine needle biopsy (FNB), application for diagnostic purpose in guinea pigs. The domestic guinea pig is popular as a pet and an experimental laboratory animal. Frequently observed clinical signs in these animals result from lymphadenopathy of neoplastic and/or infectious...

Author(s)
Ciechanowska, P.; Okoń, A.; Warchulska, K.; Sobczak-Filipiak, M.; Bielecki, W.
Publisher
Krajowa Izba Lekarsko Weterynaryjna, Warszawa, Poland
Citation
Życie Weterynaryjne, 2015, 90, 1, pp 48-51

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