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- Balakrishnan, N.; Alexander, K.; Keene, B.; Kolluru, S.; Fauls, M.L.; Rawdon, I.; Breitschwerdt, E.B.
- Journal of veterinary cardiology 2016 v.18 no.3 pp. 271-277
- Weimaraner, etc ; Actinomyces; bacteria; case studies; dog diseases; dogs; endocarditis; inflammation; pathogens; Show all 9 Subjects
- ... Infective endocarditis, an inflammation of the endocardial surface due to invasion by an infectious agent, is more common in middle sized to large breed dogs. We herein report a case of mitral valve endocarditis in a 9-year-old male-castrated Weimaraner caused by an Actinomyces canis-like bacterium, not previously reported in association with infection in dogs. ...