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- Mantovani, Matheus Matioli, et al. Show all 7 Authors
- Veterinary dermatology 2018 v.29 no.2 pp. 128
- C-reactive protein; autoimmune diseases; biopsy; dogs; fluorescent antibody technique; histopathology; pyoderma; veterinary medicine
- ... BACKGROUND: C‐reactive protein (CRP) is a major acute phase protein in dogs and may be an inflammatory marker of autoimmune diseases. HYPOTHESIS/OBJECTIVES: To measure pre‐ and post‐treatment CRP levels in dogs with superficial pyoderma (SP) and pemphigus foliaceus (PF) compared to normal dogs; to evaluate possible correlation between CRP values, indirect immunofluorescence (IIF), and pemphigus fo ...