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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Jul 01, 2004
Neoplastic and idiopathic pericarditis are common causes of pericardial effusion, a highly morbid condition.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Jul 01, 2004
By dvm360.com staff
Ever since we created an emergency kit for the Beagle Brigade detector dogs at the Chicago O'Hare International Airport, our clients have been asking us to create similar kits for them.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Jul 01, 2004
A nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug derived from propionic acid, ibuprofen has analgesic, anti-inflammatory, and antipyretic effects.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Jul 01, 2004
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We have isoflurane and sevoflurane vaporizers on the same anesthetic machines.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Jul 01, 2004
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A 12-year-old, 18.4-lb (8.4-kg) neutered male Lhasa apso was referred to Mississippi State University's Animal Health Center for evaluation of hypercalcemia.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 01, 2004
Transitional cell carcinoma (TCC) is the most common urinary tract tumor in dogs and research suggests that it may becoming more common. Generally, TCC occurs in older dogs (mean age 11 years) and it occurs in females more frequently than in males. The increasing incidence of TCC may be related to pet obesity, use of topical pesticides for fleas/ticks, or environmental pollutants. (Mutsaers AJ, Widmer WR, Knapp DW. Transitional Cell Carcinoma. J Vet Intern Med 2003: 136-144).
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 01, 2004
Disappointed clients rarely sue veterinarians. Neither do sad clients. Clients who sue are shocked clients ...
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 01, 2004
Diagnostic analysis of urinalysis
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Jun 01, 2004
Hyperadrenocortocism is a common endocrinopathy in geriatric dogs.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Jun 01, 2004
A 4-year-old, female spayed Gordon setter was evaluated at the Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital at the University of Wisconsin-Madison because of brittle claws of about one year's duration.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Jun 01, 2004
Pulmonary hypertension is increased blood pressure in the pulmonary vascular system.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: May 01, 2004
Recently, concern has been expressed that widespread use of diets to minimize struvite crystalluria has been associated with an increase in the frequency of calcium oxalate uroliths.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: May 01, 2004
Several drugs have been reported to alter thyroid function tests in dogs. These include glucocorticoids, potentiated sulfonamides and anticonvulsants, such as phenobarbital. Many other drugs have been reported to affect thyroid function in humans and other species.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: May 01, 2004
Baclofen is a centrally acting skeletal muscle relaxant.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: May 01, 2004
Hypoadrenocorticism, or Addison's disease, in dogs is not a common disease but may be overlooked as a diagnosis.