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Vitamin E responsive neurological signs in ostriches (Struthio camelus).
(Veterinaria E Zootecnia, 2008-01-01) [Artigo]
Encephalomalacia in birds is commonly related to vitamin E deficiency. To the best of our knowledge, in ostriches there are no reports of neurological signs associated to nutritional deficiencies. Fourteen ostriches aged ...
Glial reactivity in dogs with visceral leishmaniasis: correlation with T lymphocyte infiltration and with cerebrospinal fluid anti-Leishmania antibody titres
(Cell and Tissue Research, 2011-12-01) [Artigo]
Visceral leishmaniasis is a multisystemic zoonotic disease that can manifest with several symptoms, including neurological disorders. Because glial cells are extensively associated with the immune response within the brain, ...
Optic neuropathy in sheep associated with overdosage of closantel
(Veterinary and Human Toxicology, 1999-12-01) [Artigo]
This report describes clinical and pathological findings in 2 flocks in Brazil where blindness and deaths in sheep occurred after closantel overdosage. Depression, weakness, and blindness affected 37 animals and 17 died ...
Feline cholangitis/ chonlangiohepatitis complex secondary to Platynosomum fastosum infection in a cat.
(Revista Brasileira de Parasitologia Veterinária = Brazilian Journal of Veterinary Parasitology, 2008-09-01) [Artigo]
Platynosomiasis has been associated with cholangitis/cholangiohepatitis complex in domestic cats. Despite being typically asymptomatic, some individuals may develop severe disease resulting in hepatic cirrhosis. Definitive ...
Hypertension and its correlation with renal lesions in dogs with leishmaniosis
(Revista Brasileira De Parasitologia Veterinaria, 2015-01-01) [Artigo]
To evaluate the prevalence of hypertension and its correlation with the severity of renal injury and proteinuria in dogs with leishmaniosis, sixty-six dogs were divided into two groups. Group 1 (G1) was composed of 54 dogs ...
Inactivation of vesicular stomatitis virus through inhibition of membrane fusion by chemical modification of the viral glycoprotein
(Antiviral Research, 2007-01-01) [Artigo]
Membrane fusion is an essential step in the entry of enveloped viruses into their host cells triggered by conformational changes in viral glycoproteins. We have demonstrated previously that modification of vesicular ...
Feasibility and safety of intrathecal transplantation of autologous bone marrow mesenchymal stem cells in horses
(Bmc Veterinary Research, 2015-03-15) [Artigo]
Background: Recent studies have demonstrated numerous biological properties of mesenchymal stem cells and their potential application in treating complex diseases or injuries to tissues that have difficulty regenerating, ...
Immunohistochemical evaluation of Ki-67, MMP-9 and CD3(+) lymphocytes in feline mammary cancer - correlation with classification standards
(Journal of Comparative Pathology, 2013-01-01) [Resumo]
Differential alterations in the activity of matrix metalloproteinases within the nervous tissue of dogs in distinct manifestations of visceral leishmaniasis
(Veterinary Immunology and Immunopathology, 2010-08-15) [Artigo]
Canine visceral leishmaniasis is an important emerging disease with a multitude of clinical symptoms, including neurological alterations. Matrix metalloproteinases (MMP) are proteases implicated with the extracellular ...
Zymographic patterns of MMP-2 and MMP-9 in the CSF and cerebellum of dogs with subacute distemper leukoencephalitis
(Veterinary Immunology and Immunopathology, 2013-07-15) [Artigo]
Distemper leukoencephalitis is a disease caused by the canine distemper virus (CDV) infection. It is a demyelinating disease affecting mainly the white matter of the cerebellum and areas adjacent to the fourth ventricle; ...