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- Boot, R.; Walvoort, H. C.
- Laboratory animals 1986 v.20 no.3 pp. 242-248
- guinea pigs, etc ; Actinobacillus; Bordetella bronchiseptica; Micrococcaceae; Pasteurella; Pseudomonas aeruginosa; Streptococcus equi subsp. zooepidemicus; bacteriology; ears; laboratory animals; lungs; necropsy; otitis media; serotypes; signs and symptoms (animals and humans); virulent strains; Show all 16 Subjects
- ... In the course of post-mortem examination of conventional random-bred and inbred (immunosuppressed) strain 2/N guinea pigs kept in separate quarters, otitis media was diagnosed in 62 of 462 animals (13·4%) and 18 of 66 animals (27·3%) respectively. Clinical signs of otitis media were seen in only two randombred animals but in nearly 50% of affected inbred animals. In random-bred guineapigs, purulen ...