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- Lóio, Sara, et al. Show all 7 Authors
- Journal of wildlife diseases 2019 v.55 no.3 pp. 724-727
- Erinaceus europaeus; Staphylococcus lentus; adults; endometritis; endometrium; females; histopathology; hyperplasia; necropsy; pyometra
- ... A severely debilitated, free-living adult female European hedgehog (Erinaceus europaeus) was presented for rehabilitation. It died overnight, and postmortem examination revealed a closed pyometra. Histopathology confirmed metritis with endometrial hyperplasia, and Staphylococcus lentus was isolated from the purulent uterine material. Staphylococcus lentus has not been previously reported to cause ...