VETERINARY MEDICINE, Jul 1, 2004 - Veterinary Medicine
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VETERINARY MEDICINE, Jul 1, 2004
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Clinical Exposures: An incidental finding of primary hyperparathyroidism in a dog
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.
Toxciology Brief: Ibuprofen toxicosis in dogs, cats, and ferrets
By Eric K. Dunayer, MS, VMD, DABT, DABVT
A nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug derived from propionic acid, ibuprofen has analgesic, anti-inflammatory, and antipyretic effects.
Research Updates: Exploring the utility of laparoscopic ovariohysterectomy in dogs
By Joseph Harari, MS, DVM, DACVS
In this prospective university study that used dogs from a local humane society, the authors developed a technique for laparoscopic ovariohysterectomy.
Research Updates: Thyroid assays and NSAIDs: A bad combination?
By Joseph Harari, MS, DVM, DACVS
The authors of this study concluded that etodolac therapy should be discontinued before thyroid function testing in dogs.
Research Updates: Can pH analysis help determine the cause of pericardial effusion?
By Joseph Harari, MS, DVM, DACVS
Neoplastic and idiopathic pericarditis are common causes of pericardial effusion, a highly morbid condition.
Research Updates: Clinicopathologic features of male cats with urethral obstruction
By Joseph Harari, MS, DVM, DACVS
This study characterizes the clinicopathologic features in cats acutely obstructed, most for the first time, that were treated at an urban center.
Research Updates: The efficacy of elbow replacement in dogs
By Joseph Harari, MS, DVM, DACVS
This study provides reasonable evidence that elbow joint replacement could offer similar success rates as those of hip surgery (90%).
Idea Exchange: Assemble pet emergency kits
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.
Idea Exchange: A bear essential for school groups
As an educational tool for school groups, we created Bladder Bear, a stuffed bear that has what feels like a bladder full of uroliths.
Idea Exchange: Cap off the unused vaporizer
We have isoflurane and sevoflurane vaporizers on the same anesthetic machines.
Idea Exchange: Keep tags on traveling pets
Suggest that clients have new, additional pet ID tags engraved with the address and phone number of where they will be staying.

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