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- Henderson, Andrea L., et al. Show all 8 Authors
- American journal of veterinary research 2015 v.76 no.10 pp. 904-912
- Python regius; adults; bacterial contamination; biopsy; collagen; fibrosis; granuloma; inflammation; linear models; necrosis; snakes; tissue repair; wavelengths
- ... OBJECTIVE To evaluate effects of laser treatment on incisional wound healing in ball pythons (Python regius). ANIMALS 6 healthy adult ball pythons. PROCEDURES Snakes were sedated, a skin biopsy specimen was collected for histologic examination, and eight 2-cm skin incisions were made in each snake; each incision was closed with staples (day 0). Gross evaluation of all incision sites was performed ...