Journal of Comparative Pathology

Wed, 11/25/2020 - 06:05
Author(s): Nicholas J. Davison, Andrew Brownlow, Mariel Ten Doeschate, Emma-Jane Dale, Geoffrey Foster, Jakub Muchowski, Lorraine L. Perrett, Mara Rocchi, Adrian M. Whatmore, Mark P. Dagleish Fatal meningoencephalitis due to Brucella ceti infection has been described in striped dolphins (Stenella coeruleoalba), Atlantic white-sided dolphins (Lagenorhynchus acutus), short-beaked common dolphins (...
Mon, 08/24/2020 - 17:50
Author(s): Giovanni Di Guardo As a veterinary pathologist I feel ‘reassured’ by the recent data originating from the autopsies and the ancillary investigations performed on Covid-19-affected patients.
Sat, 01/18/2020 - 03:18
Author(s): L. Grau-Roma, S. Blatter, C. Wenker, K. Sonja, M. Navarro, F. Uzal, H. PosthausClostridium perfringens is the cause of necrotic enteritis (NE) in chickens. A similar disease has occasionally been reported in psittacines. We diagnosed several outbreaks of NE in lorikeets (Trichoglossus haematodus).
Sat, 01/18/2020 - 03:18
Clostridium perfringens is the cause of necrotic enteritis (NE) in chickens. A similar disease has occasionally been reported in psittacines. We diagnosed several outbreaks of NE in lorikeets (Trichoglossus haematodus).
Sat, 01/18/2020 - 03:18
Vertebral osteomyelitis, also known as spondylolisthesis and ‘kinky back’ is a disease of commercial broiler chickens and broiler breeders with a worldwide distribution, commonly caused by an infection with Enterococcus spp. or Escherichia coli. A typical symmetrical hindlimb paralysis occurs by compression of the spinal cord due to abscessation of the free thoracic vertebra.
Sat, 01/18/2020 - 03:18
Infectious abortions were diagnosed in 56.25% of cases, of which more than half were caused by Listeria spp. in Latvia (Piginka-Vjaceslavova and Ansonska, 2017). Listeria innocua is a common, non-pathogenic bacterial species; however, a haemolytic L. innocua strain has been detected (Johnson et al., 2004; Moreno et al., 2012). Favaro et al. (2014) reported the first case of L. innocua meningitis...
Sun, 10/06/2019 - 03:23
Author(s): M.O. Ibiwoye, Q. Matthews, K. Travers, J.D. FosterSummaryClinical and experimental studies have demonstrated the neurotoxic and behavioural effects of cadmium. However, the exact pathophysiological mechanism(s) of cadmium neurotoxicity on the human central nervous system (CNS) is not completely understood. A rat blood–brain barrier (BBB) endothelial marker, the endothelial barrier...