New & Noteworthy

Some of the literature on the classification, diagnosis, treatment, prognosis, prevention, and explanation of disease describes new disorders or has content of special interest to clinicians. The material below, selected from articles recently entered into Consultant, highlights New & Noteworthy information.

Equine. Grewar JD. Equine encephalosis in Thoroughbred foals on a South African stud farm. Onderstepoort J Vet Res 2015;82;doi:10.4102/ojvr.v82i1.966 [Web Reference] 3 Oct
Bovine. Sami M. Effects of Dexamethasone and Insulin Alone or in Combination on Energy and Protein Metabolism Indicators and Milk Production in Dairy Cows in Early Lactation – A Randomized Controlled Trial. PLoS ONE 2015;10:e0139276 [Web Reference]
Canine. Rutherford L, Lee K. Anal sac disease in dogs. In Practice 2015;37:435-444 [Web Reference]
Equine. Oliver ST, Hardy J. Ceratohyoidectomy for treatment of equine temporohyoid osteoarthopathy (15 cases). Can Vet J 2015;56:382–386 [Web Reference]
Equine. Wobeser BK. Anthrax vaccine associated deaths in miniature horses. Can Vet J 2015;56:359–360 [Web Reference]
Porcine. Etterlin PE. Osteochondrosis, but not lameness, is more frequent among free-range pigs than confined herd-mates. Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica 2015;57:63 [Web Reference]
Avian. Rosenwax A, Cowan M. Fibrous ingluvial foreign bodies in 33 cockatiels (Nymphicus hollandicus). Aust Vet J 2015;93:381–384 [Web Reference]
Canine. Villamonte-Chevalier A. Assessment of medial coronoid disease in 180 canine lame elbow joints: a sensitivity and specificity comparison of radiographic, computed tomographic and arthroscopic findings. BMC Veterinary Research 2015;11:243 [Web Reference]
Porcine. Lauritsen KT. Repeated examination of natural sapovirus infections in pig litters raised under experimental conditions. Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica 2015;57:60 [Web Reference]
New Disease, Avian. Stent A. Giant axonal neuropathy–like disease in an Alexandrine parrot (Psittacula eupatria). J Vet Diagn Invest 2015;27:611-615 [Web Reference]
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