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Objective: This article presents the pathological findings of 13 bone and cartilage tumours in lizards (n=8) and snakes (n=5) within the clinical context. Material and methods: Within a 12-year period (2001-2013), 13 cases of bone tumours in reptiles were diagnosed from 358 submitted tumour...

Author(s)
Dietz, J.; Heckers, K. O.; Pees, M.; Aupperle, H.
Publisher
Schattauer GmbH, Stuttgart, Germany
Citation
Tierärztliche Praxis. Ausgabe K, Kleintiere/Heimtiere, 2015, 43, 1, pp 31-39
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In tortoises, turtles or terrapins effective short-term anesthesia is done for field biopsies. Author reports anesthetic effects of intramuscular injections of 30 mg/kg ketamine 0.2 mg/kg xylazine with 1 mg/kg diazepam or 1 mg/kg midazolam in 3 male and 3 female, 1.09 + 0.34 kg central Asian ...

Author(s)
Amin Bigham-Sadegh
Publisher
Online Journal of Veterinary Research, Toowoomba, Australia
Citation
Online Journal of Veterinary Research, 2020, 24, 12, pp 716-722
Abstract

Trade-offs among the key life-history traits of reproduction and immunity have been widely documented. However, the currency in use is not well-understood. We investigated how reproducing female side-blotched lizards, Uta stansburiana, allocate lipids versus proteins when given an immune challenge. ...

Author(s)
Pettit, T. V.; Pettit, R. J.; Durso, A. M.; French, S. S.
Publisher
Wiley, Hoboken, USA
Citation
Journal of Experimental Zoology Part A: Ecological and Integrative Physiology, 2019, 331, 10, pp 552-561
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Bermúdez Álvarez, J.; Valls Badia, X.
Publisher
ASIS Biomedia s.l., Zaragoza, Spain
Citation
Argos - Informativo Veterinario, 2014, No.157, pp 70, 72
Abstract

A retrospective study of neoplasia in reptiles held at the Philadelphia Zoological Garden was conducted. A total of 3,684 original necropsy reports for the period 1901-2002 were reviewed and revealed 86 cases of neoplasia. Original glass slides or re-cuts from paraffin-embedded tissue blocks were...

Author(s)
Sykes, J. M., IV; Trupkiewicz, J. G.
Publisher
American Association of Zoo Veterinarians, Lawrence, USA
Citation
Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine, 2006, 37, 1, pp 11-19
Abstract

Ophidiomycosis (snake fungal disease) is the most common cause of skin lesions in free-ranging snakes in North America. Naturally infected snakes with ophidiomycosis (9 carcasses, 12 biopsies) were examined grossly and histologically. These cases comprised 32% of the 66 snake cases submitted to the ...

Author(s)
McKenzie, C. M.; Oesterle, P. T.; Stevens, B.; Shirose, L.; Lillie, B. N.; Davy, C. M.; Jardine, C. M.; Nemeth, N. M.
Publisher
Canadian Veterinary Medical Association, Ottawa, Canada
Citation
Canadian Veterinary Journal, 2020, 61, 9, pp 957-962
Abstract

Fungal infections in captive as well as in free-living reptiles caused by emerging obligate pathogenic fungi appear with increasing frequency and give occasion to establish new and fast methods for routine diagnostics. The so-called yellow fungus disease is one of the most important and common...

Author(s)
Schneider, J.; Heydel, T.; Klasen, L.; Pees, M.; Schrödl, W.; Schmidt, V.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK
Citation
Medical Mycology, 2018, 56, 5, pp 610-620
Abstract

A 0.34 kg adult female Massasauga rattlesnake (Sistrurus catenatus) was presented for evaluation of a subcutaneous mass affecting the ventral scales. The mass was diagnosed as a sarcoma via punch biopsy with no evidence of metastasis on diagnostic imaging. Surgical margins of 1-2 cm were planned to ...

Author(s)
Archibald, K. E.; Troan, B.; Smith, D.; Minter, L. J.
Publisher
Hindawi, London, UK
Citation
Case Reports in Veterinary Medicine, 2020, 2020, 8813911,
Abstract

Sea turtle fibropapillomatosis (FP) is a disease marked by the proliferation of benign but debilitating cutaneous and occasional visceral tumors, likely to be caused by chelonid alphaherpesvirus 5 (ChHV5). This study presents a phylogeny of ChHV5 strains found on the east coast of Queensland,...

Author(s)
Ariel, E.; Nainu, F.; Jones, K.; Juntunen, K.; Bell, I.; Gaston, J.; Scott, J.; Trocini, S.; Burgess, G. W.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Aquatic Animal Health, 2017, 29, 3, pp 150-157
Abstract

A 15-yr-old captive-born male Eastern diamondback rattlesnake (Crotalus adamanteus) presented for the presence of two slow-growing subcutaneous/intramuscular masses along the dorsum. Whole-body radiographs showed two subcutaneous soft tissue masses and two soft tissue opacities within the lungs. An ...

Author(s)
Steeil, J. C.; Hope, K. L.; Evans, M.; Peters, A.; Cartoceti, A.
Publisher
Association of Reptilian and Amphibian Veterinarians, Chester Heights, USA
Citation
Journal of Herpetological Medicine and Surgery, 2018, 28, 3/4, pp 76-80

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