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- Desprez, Isabelle; Yabsley, Michael J.; Fogelson, Susan B.; Hicks, Jill A.; Barber, Renee; Sladakovic, Izidora; Secrest, Scott A.; Divers, Stephen J.; Mayer, Jörg
- Journal of zoo and wildlife medicine 2017 v.48 no.1 pp. 232-236
- larva migrans, etc ; Baylisascaris procyonis; Castor canadensis; Procyon lotor; captive animals; early diagnosis; granuloma; histology; prognosis; signs and symptoms (animals and humans); zoos; Georgia; Show all 12 Subjects
- ... Baylisascaris procyonis larva migrans was diagnosed in two North American beavers (Castor canadensis) belonging to a zoological park in Clarke County, Georgia. Both beavers presented with neurological signs. One beaver died naturally and despite attempted treatment, the other beaver was euthanatized because of severe clinical signs and poor prognosis. Histologic evaluation of the beavers revealed ...