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- Dalziel, J, et al. Show all 6 Authors
- Australian veterinary journal 2014 v.92 no.12 pp. 504-508
- Macropus giganteus; Phalaris; brain stem; case studies; discoloration; granules; grazing; head; melanin; neurons; pastures; pigmentation; ruminants; spinal cord; thalamus; toxicity
- ... CASE REPORT: Seven eastern grey kangaroos (Macropus giganteus) grazing pastures including Phalaris spp. in Victoria showed neurological deficits characterised by ataxia, head tremors and collapse. Gross examination of the brains and spinal cords of affected kangaroos showed a greenish discolouration in several regions of the grey matter. Histologically, intracytoplasmic accumulation of pigment gra ...