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- Latney, La'Toya V., et al. Show all 7 Authors
- Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 2016 v.248 no.9 pp. 1027-1033
- Bacillus (bacteria); Gram-positive bacteria; Python; anti-infective agents; anti-inflammatory agents; blood; cellulitis; drug therapy; irrigation; nose; osteomyelitis; patients; radiography; surgery; teeth; tissues
- ... CASE DESCRIPTION A 1-year-old reticulated python (Python reticulatus) was evaluated because of a 2-week history of wheezing and hissing. CLINICAL FINDINGS Rostral facial cellulitis and deep gingival pockets associated with missing rostral maxillary teeth were evident. Tissues of the nares were swollen, resulting in an audible wheeze during respiration. Multiple scars and superficial facial wounds ...