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Rabbits and rodents with acute onset of marked abdominal pain and/or depression are commonly seen in the exotic pet practice. The underlying etiology in rabbits is most often gastric dilatation, and less commonly urolithiasis, hepatic torsion, peritonitis etc. In guinea pigs abdominal pain is...

Fehr, M.; Köstlinger, S.
British Veterinary Zoological Society, Romford, UK
British Veterinary Zoological Society Spring Meeting 2014, Marwell Zoo, UK, 26-27 April 2014. Focus on Exotic Pets (with expert-led debate "Exotic Pets: Welfare and Trade"), 2014, pp 40-42

Rabbits that have sudden onset anorexia commonly present to veterinary practices with dilated stomachs. Postmortem examination or surgical investigation often identifies the underlying aetiology of the gastric dilation as small intestinal obstruction. The condition is frequently fatal if left...

Harcourt-Brown, T. R.
Elsevier, New York, USA
Journal of Exotic Pet Medicine, 2007, 16, 3, pp 168-174

Acute gastric dilatation and torsion occurs in many species including man, monkeys, horses ruminants, pigs, foxes, mink, captive wild carnivores, rabbits, guinea pigs, rats, mice and cats. The condition is rare in cats and the present report describes a case of chronic gastric dilatation and...

Thilagar, S.; Heng, H. G.; Khor, K. H.; Ardhy, A.
Indian Society for Veterinary Surgery, Hisar, India
Indian Journal of Veterinary Surgery, 2008, 29, 2, pp 128-129
Cover for Escherichia coli infections

Escherichia coli is an important cause of disease worldwide and occurs in most mammalian species, including humans, and in birds. E. coli are...

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