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- 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 ...
- Zimmerman, Dawn M.; Dangoudoubiyam, Sriveny; Kazacos, Kevin R.
- Journal of zoo and wildlife medicine 2019 v.50 no.2 pp. 414-420
- larva migrans, etc ; Baylisascaris procyonis; Cebidae; Gorilla gorilla; Macaca silenus; Papio anubis; Pongo abelii; absorbance; antigens; blood serum; enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay; excretory-secretory products; humans; larvae; parasites; phylogeny; serodiagnosis; seroprevalence; zoos; Show all 19 Subjects
- ... The usefulness of a human enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) for serological diagnosis of Baylisascaris procyonis larva migrans was assessed in nonhuman primates (NHP). The test was originally developed as an assay performed on human samples at Purdue University. Six participating zoos submitted 258 NHP serum samples, spanning these major phylogenetic groups: 1) great apes (n = 84), 2) less ...