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A 1-year-old female green iguana, 1.3 kg, is presented to the Veterinary Clinic Pet Fauna, Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil on August 2012 with apparent loss of appetite. The animal was apathetic, dehydrated, had abdominal distension and low body score. The aspartate aminotransferase...

Stein, G. G.; Baier, M. E.; Broniczak, P. C.; Policarpo, R. R.
Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Faculdade de Veterinária, Porto Alegre, Brazil
Acta Scientiae Veterinariae, 2014, 42, Supplement, pp 55

This article describes the clinical management of potential ibuprofen toxicosis in South American red-footed tortoise (Geochelone carbonaria). A 2.5-year-old, 0.78-kg Geochelone carbonaria tortoise was presented to the emergency clinic after ingesting solubilized ibuprofen (200 mg) in a gelatin...

Gladden, J. N.
Elsevier, Inc.,, New York, USA
Veterinary Clinics of North America: Exotic Animal Practice, 2006, 9, 3, pp 599-607

A debilitated 80-year-old Geochelone gigantea that yielded Escherichia coli from stomach fluid and Candida albicans from stomach wall biopsy samples was treated with trimethoprim/sulfadimethoxine, ketaconazole, sucralfate, and vitamins, but died after a week. PM examination revealed a disseminated...

Heard, D. J.; Jacobson, E. R.
Proceedings of the Annual Meeting, American Association of Zoo Veterinarians, 1986, pp 116-117

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