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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 ...
- Done, Lisa B.; Tamura, Yoko
- Journal of zoo and wildlife medicine 2014 v.45 no.1 pp. 157-160
- larva migrans, etc ; Amazona viridigenalis; Baylisascaris procyonis; Beak and feather disease virus; Chlamydophila psittaci; Sarcocystis falcatula; West Nile virus; brain; cytoplasm; feral animals; fungi; granuloma; head; histopathology; larvae; necrosis; parrots; sarcocysts; skeletal muscle; squashes; viruses; California; Show all 22 Subjects
- ... A feral green-cheeked Amazon parrot (Amazona viridigenalis), also known as the red-crowned Amazon, with generalized neurologic symptoms was found in Pasadena in Southern California and brought in for treatment. The bird was refractory to a wide variety of medications and supportive treatment. Tests for polyoma virus, psittacine beak and feather disease virus, and West Nile virus as well as Chlamyd ...