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CVC IN KANSAS CITY PROCEEDINGS: Aug 01, 2009
The patient that presents with recurrent infections may have an underlying immune deficiency or dysfunction.
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CVC IN KANSAS CITY PROCEEDINGS: Aug 01, 2009
The classification of a clinical condition as autoimmune poses several dilemmas.
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CVC IN KANSAS CITY PROCEEDINGS: Aug 01, 2009
The recognition that dietary constituents play a significant role in not only maintaining good health, but also preventing chronic disease, is a relatively new phenomenon in veterinary medicine in comparison to the long history of pet nutrition and studies of nutritional deprivation.
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CVC IN KANSAS CITY PROCEEDINGS: Aug 01, 2009
Recent recommendations for vaccination of dogs and cats have diverged from the previously adhered to yearly multiple booster schedule.
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CVC IN KANSAS CITY PROCEEDINGS: Aug 01, 2009
Comparative biology is amazing when one considers the parallels of immune function and dysfunction in various species.
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CVC IN KANSAS CITY PROCEEDINGS: Aug 01, 2009
The antinuclear antibody test is an assay that detects the presence of antibodies that bind to nuclear antigens.
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CVC IN KANSAS CITY PROCEEDINGS: Aug 01, 2009
Vaccination is a key component of preventing infectious disease in individuals as well as reducing the risk of exposure to (and by) others.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 01, 2009
Please review the various causes of abdominal lymphadenopathy in cats.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: May 01, 2009
By dvm360.com staff
National Report -- The pleading of agriculture groups against using the term "swine flu" for the new multi-species strain of swine influenza got results. Both the World Health Organization (WHO) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently announced they would now refer to the pandemic-causing virus as influenza A/H1N1.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2009
The parvoviruses are small nonenveloped single stranded DNA virus. Three are known to infect dogs.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2009
Feline leukemia virus (FeLV) remains a significant threat to cats.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2009
Feline herpesvirus is a common pathogen of domestic cats.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2009
Vaccination is an important tool in veterinary medicine, preventing disease and reducing virus circulation for many important viral pathogens.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2009
Parvoviruses remain a significant enteric pathogen of cats and dogs.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2009
An outbreak of respiratory disease occurred in a kennel of racing greyhounds in 2004.