Correction to: Breed susceptibility for common surgically treated orthopaedic diseases in 12 dog breeds
After publication of our article [1] we were notified that due to an error in the excel formula used to summarise the control population, the ID-registry data from the Swedish county G ävleborg was not included... (Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica)
Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica - February 19, 2020 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Gudrun Seeberg Boge, Elena Regine Moldal, Maria Dimopoulou, Eystein Skjerve and Annika Bergstr öm Tags: Correction Source Type: research

Gastrointestinal nematodes of European wild boar from distinct agricultural and forest habitats in Poland
The study aimed to compare the gastrointestinal helminthofauna of free-ranging wild boars from arable lands and forests, which are the natural habitats for wild boar in Poland and further to investigate if wil... (Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica)
Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica - February 5, 2020 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Pawe ł Nosal, Jerzy Kowal, Anna Wyrobisz-Papiewska and Marek Wajdzik Tags: Brief communication Source Type: research

Retroperitoneal lymphatic malformation in a dog
Lymphatic vascular malformations are rare findings in canine patients with six reports available in veterinary literature. Retroperitoneal cystic lymphatic malformations have not been described previously in c... (Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica)
Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica - February 1, 2020 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Floor Driessen, Tim Cushing and Stephen John Baines Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Paradigm shift in the diagnosis of peste des petits ruminants: scoping review
Peste des petits ruminants virus causes a highly contagious disease, which poses enormous economic losses in domestic animals and threatens the conservation of wild herbivores. Diagnosis remains a cornerstone to ... (Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica)
Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica - January 29, 2020 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Edson Kinimi, Steven Odongo, Serge Muyldermans, Richard Kock and Gerald Misinzo Tags: Review Source Type: research

Motile aeromonads from farmed and wild freshwater fish in northern Italy: an evaluation of antimicrobial activity and multidrug resistance during 2013 and 2016
Antimicrobial resistant bacteria are emerging biological contaminants of the environment. In aquatic ecosystems, they originate mainly from hospitals, livestock manure and private households sewage water, whic... (Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica)
Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica - January 23, 2020 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Laura Borella, Cristian Salogni, Nicoletta Vitale, Federico Scali, Vittorio Maria Moretti, Paolo Pasquali and Giovanni Loris Alborali Tags: Research Source Type: research

A de novo variant in OTX2 in a lamb with otocephaly
Otocephaly is a rare lethal malformation of the first branchial arch. While the knowledge on the causes of otocephaly in animals is limited, different syndromic forms in man are associated with variants of the PR... (Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica)
Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica - January 22, 2020 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Julia Maria Paris, Anna Letko, Irene Monika H äfliger, Tanja Švara, Mitja Gombač, Primož Klinc, Andrej Škibin, Estera Pogorevc and Cord Drögemüller Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Type-5 abomasal ulcer and omental bursitis in 14 cows
Type-5 abomasal ulcer (U5) is a perforated ulcer that causes peritonitis limited to the omental bursa. This retrospective study describes the clinical and laboratory findings in 14 cattle with omental bursitis... (Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica)
Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica - January 13, 2020 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Ueli Braun, Christina Reif, Monika Hilbe and Christian Gerspach Tags: Research Source Type: research

Prevalence of Salmonella serovars isolated from reptiles in Norwegian zoos
Reptiles are known to be asymptomatic carriers of Salmonella spp. in their gastrointestinal mucosa and a variety of Salmonella serovars including exotic serovars mainly associated with reptiles as well as human p... (Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica)
Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica - January 9, 2020 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Ane Mohn Bjelland, Lena Maria Sandvik, Marianne Muri Skarstein, Linn Svendal and John James Debenham Tags: Research Source Type: research

The ABCA1 blocking agent probucol decreases capacitation in ejaculated dog spermatozoa
The ATP binding cassette (ABC) transporters participate in the cholesterol and phospholipid transport within and through cell membranes of many cells including spermatozoa. Cholesterol efflux is important for ... (Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica)
Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica - January 6, 2020 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Sabine Sch äfer-Somi and Sven Budik Tags: Research Source Type: research

Diagnostic studies of abortion in Danish cattle 2015 –2017
Abortion is a major source of economic losses in cattle breeding. Abortion occurs due to a wide range of causes, but infections are the most frequently diagnosed. However, establishing an aetiological diagnosi... (Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica)
Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica - January 3, 2020 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Godelind Alma Wolf-J äckel, Mette Sif Hansen, Gitte Larsen, Elisabeth Holm, Jørgen Steen Agerholm and Tim Kåre Jensen Tags: Research Source Type: research

Weight estimation and hormone concentrations related to body condition in Icelandic and Warmblood horses: a field study
The main objectives of this study were to evaluate the accuracy of different body weight formulas for estimating body weight of Icelandic and Warmblood horses, as well as to assess the associations between the... (Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica)
Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica - December 26, 2019 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Rasmus Bovbjerg Jensen, Lucca Louise Rockhold and Anne-Helene Tauson Tags: Research Source Type: research

Association between sow and piglet blood hemoglobin concentrations and stillbirth risk
Previous studies have indicated that high piglet blood hemoglobin concentration (HbC) at birth lead to better performance later in life. The primary objective of this study was to investigate the association b... (Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica)
Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica - December 10, 2019 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Sheeva Bhattarai, Tore Framstad and Jens Peter Nielsen Tags: Brief communication Source Type: research

Magnetic resonance imaging and computed tomography of equine cheek teeth and adjacent structures: comparative study of image quality in horses in vivo, post-mortem and frozen-thawed
The use of cadavers for radiology research methodologies involving subjective image quality evaluation of anatomical criteria is well-documented. The purpose of this method comparison study was to evaluate the... (Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica)
Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica - December 10, 2019 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Christin R öttiger, Maren Hellige, Bernhard Ohnesorge and Astrid Bienert-Zeit Tags: Research Source Type: research

Iron treatment of pregnant sows in a Danish herd without iron deficiency anemia did not improve sow and piglet hematology or stillbirth rate
Anemia characterized by low hemoglobin concentration (HbC) is common in indoor housed pregnant sows. Iron is essential for hemoglobin synthesis and a number of metabolic processes including DNA synthesis and r... (Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica)
Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica - December 9, 2019 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Sheeva Bhattarai, Tore Framstad and Jens Peter Nielsen Tags: Research Source Type: research

Indirect quantification of IgG using a digital refractometer, and factors associated with colostrum quality in Norwegian Red Cattle
There is an increased interest in using digital refractometers to indirectly assess colostrum quality of dairy cattle, but knowledge on diagnostic accuracy for Norwegian Red dairy cows is lacking. Recent resea... (Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica)
Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica - December 5, 2019 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Julie F øske Johnsen, Johanne Sørby, Cecilie Marie Mejdell, Åse Margrethe Sogstad, Ane Nødtvedt and Ingrid Hunter Holmøy Tags: Research Source Type: research

Challenges and standardization of microRNA profiling in serum and cerebrospinal fluid in dogs suffering from non-infectious inflammatory CNS disease
Non-infectious inflammatory (NII) central nervous system (CNS) conditions are primarily diagnosed by the demonstration of inflammatory changes in the cerebrospinal fluid (CSF). However, less-invasive methods a... (Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica)
Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica - December 3, 2019 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Susanna Cirera, Emilie Ulrikka Andersen-Ranberg, Sille Langkilde, Maria Aaquist and Hanne Gredal Tags: Brief communication Source Type: research

Association between single-nucleotide polymorphisms within candidate genes and fertility in Landrace and Duroc pigs
The objective of this study was to find associati... (Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica)
Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica - December 3, 2019 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Nina H årdnes Tremoen, Maren Van Son, Ina Andersen-Ranberg, Eli Grindflek, Frøydis Deinboll Myromslien, Ann Helen Gaustad and Dag Inge Våge Tags: Brief communication Source Type: research

Microbiological quality of mink feed raw materials and feed production area
The objectives of this study were to examine the microbiological quality of ready-to-eat mink feed and its raw ingredients, screen the pla... (Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica)
Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica - November 21, 2019 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Ulrike Lyhs, Henrik Frandsen, Birgitte Andersen, Bettina Nonnemann, Charlotte Hjulsager, Karl Pedersen and Mariann Chri él Tags: Research Source Type: research

Association between DLA-DRB1.2 allelic diversity and development of mammary gland tumors in dogs
The major histocompatibility complex (MHC) is the best-characterized genetic region related to resistance/susceptibility to a wide range of infectious and immune-mediated diseases. Evidences suggest that MHC c... (Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica)
Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica - November 14, 2019 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Seyed Milad Vahedi, Gholamreza Nikbakht, Shahram Jamshidi, Leila Lankarani, Nika Alimi and Atefeh Esmailnejad Tags: Research Source Type: research

Identifying climate-sensitive infectious diseases in animals and humans in Northern regions
General knowledge on climate change effects and adaptation strategies has increased significantly in recent years. However, there is still a substantial information gap regarding the influence of climate chang... (Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica)
Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica - November 14, 2019 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Anna Omazic, Helena Bylund, Sofia Boqvist, Ann H ögberg, Christer Björkman, Morten Tryland, Birgitta Evengård, Anders Koch, Camilla Berggren, Alexander Malogolovkin, Denis Kolbasov, Nataly Pavelko, Tomas Thierfelder and Ann Albihn Tags: Research Source Type: research

Description of two Serratia marcescens associated mastitis outbreaks in Finnish dairy farms and a review of literature
Infection with Serratia spp. have been associated with mastitis outbreaks in dairy cattle herds. Environmental contamination or a point source, like a teat dip product, have often been observed to be potential so... (Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica)
Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica - November 14, 2019 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Mari Johanna Friman, Marjut Hannele Eklund, Anna Helena Pitk älä, Päivi Johanna Rajala-Schultz and Merja Hilma Johanna Rantala Tags: Research Source Type: research

A pilot study to assess the feasibility of endoscopic placement of a transurethral urinary balloon catheter in male sheep cadavers
Surgery of obstructive urolithiasis in small ruminants is often unsatisfactory due to postoperative development of strictures. The present study aimed to establish an endoscopic technique for the placement of ... (Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica)
Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica - November 4, 2019 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Marlene Sickinger, Reto Neiger and Axel Wehrend Tags: Brief communication Source Type: research

Investigation of urban birds as source of β-lactamase-producing Gram-negative bacteria in Marseille city, France
We investigate here the presence of multidrug-resistant bacteria isolated from stool samples of yellow-legged gulls and chickens (n  = 136) in urban parks and beaches of Marseille, France. Bacterial isolation w... (Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica)
Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica - October 31, 2019 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Edgarthe Priscilla Ngaiganam, Isabelle Pagnier, Wafaa Chaalal, Thongpan Leangapichart, Selma Chabou, Jean-Marc Rolain and Seydina Mouhamadou Diene Tags: Research Source Type: research

Biofilm production of coagulase-negative staphylococci isolated from rescued wild animals in the Republic of Korea
Biofilm production is a well-known causative factor of catheter- and medical device-related sepsis. Its high prevalence in coagulase-negative staphylococci (CoNS) has recently been reported. Information on bio... (Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica)
Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica - October 24, 2019 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Sangjun Lee, Jehwi Hwang, Jongwoon Kim, Joonyeop Lee, Hong-Cheul Kim, Haerin Rhim and Jae-Ik Han Tags: Brief communication Source Type: research

Evaluation of the performance of register data as indicators for dairy herds with high lameness prevalence
The modern dairy industry routinely generates data on production and disease. Therefore, the use of these cheap and at times even “free” data to predict a given state of welfare in a cost-effective manner is e... (Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica)
Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica - October 21, 2019 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Nina Dam Otten, Nils Toft, Peter Thorup Thomsen and Hans Houe Tags: Research Source Type: research

The prevalence of Toxoplasma gondii in mice living in Danish indoor sow herds
Toxoplasma gondii is found worldwide, and consumption of undercooked meat is considered a significant risk factor for human infections. In Denmark, little is known about the distribution of T. gondii, but a recen... (Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica)
Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica - October 16, 2019 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Stine Thors ø Nielsen, Isabella Linde Westergaard, Grith Kirkhoff Guldbech, Henrik Vedel Nielsen and Maria Vang Johansen Tags: Research Source Type: research

Cervical scoliosis and torticollis: a novel skeletal anomaly in broiler chickens
Among the most prominent health problems marring the global poultry industry for several decades are skeletal abnormalities. The aim of this study was to investigate a recent emergence of a novel form of skele... (Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica)
Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica - October 11, 2019 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Andrew Olkowski, Chris Wojnarowicz, Boguslaw Olkowski and Bernard Laarveld Tags: Research Source Type: research

Urocortins in the mammalian endocrine system
Urocortins (Ucns), peptides belonging to the corticotropin-releasing hormone (CRH) family, are classified into Ucn1, Ucn2, and Ucn3. They are involved in regulating several body functions by binding to two G p... (Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica)
Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica - October 4, 2019 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Caterina Squillacioti, Alessandra Pelagalli, Giovanna Liguori and Nicola Mirabella Tags: Review Source Type: research

Are persistent organic pollutants important in the etiology of feline hyperthyroidism? A review
Feline hyperthyroidism is a rather new disease, first reported from the North American east coast in 1979. The prevalence is increasing, especially in older cats, and hyperthyroidism is now reported worldwide ... (Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica)
Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica - October 3, 2019 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Bernt Jones, Jessica Norrgran Engdahl and Jana Weiss Tags: Review Source Type: research

Comparison of tension band wiring and other tibial tuberosity advancement techniques for cranial cruciate ligament repair: an experimental study
Cranial cruciate ligament (CCL) rupture is one of the most common causes of limb lameness in dogs. Surgical techniques based on tibial osteotomies such as tibial plateau leveling osteotomy and tibial tuberosit... (Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica)
Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica - October 2, 2019 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: William McCartney, Ciprian Ober, Maria Benito and Bryan MacDonald Tags: Research Source Type: research

Neuromas at the castration site in geldings
Inguinal pain, unexplained hind limb lameness, back pain or behavioural problems in geldings could be attributable to painful neuromas that develop as a consequence of crushing and severing the testicular nerv... (Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica)
Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica - September 24, 2019 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Emma Angelina Bengtsdotter, Stina Ekman and Pia Haubro Andersen Tags: Research Source Type: research

Body weight at 10 years of age and change in body composition between 8 and 10 years of age were related to survival in a longitudinal study of 39 Labrador retriever dogs
Overweight and obesity have been adversely associated with longevity in dogs but there is scarce knowledge on the relation between body composition and lifespan. We aimed to investigate the effects of body com... (Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica)
Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica - September 9, 2019 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Johanna Christina Penell, David Mark Morgan, Penny Watson, Stuart Carmichael and Vicki Jean Adams Tags: Research Source Type: research

Evaluation of humoral immune responses to enterotropic lentogenic VG/GA vaccine of Newcastle disease in commercial turkey poults (Meleagris gallopavo)
Villegas-Glisson/University of Georgia (VG/GA) strain of Newcastle disease virus (NDV) is recommended for the initial vaccination of commercially reared turkey poults. However, the vaccine-induced antibody respon... (Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica)
Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica - August 27, 2019 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Gholamreza Nikbakht Brujeni, Mohammad Hassanzadeh, Hassan Al-Karagoly, Tohid Tolouei and Atefeh Esmailnejad Tags: Research Source Type: research

Development of a zoomorphic test specimen for constancy testing on digital X-ray systems in veterinary radiology
Technical failures and incorrect usage of digital X-ray systems may lead to a decreasing image quality, artefacts and a higher dose exposure of staff and patients. Although there are no regulations regarding c... (Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica)
Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica - August 20, 2019 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Gerrit P öhlmann, Matthias Lüpke, Christian Seiler, Patrick Wefstaedt, Jan-Peter Bach, Ingo Nolte and Hermann Seifert Tags: Research Source Type: research

Computed tomography angiography of a congenital extrahepatic splenocaval shunt in a foal
Congenital portosystemic shunts in foals are rare and only a small number of cases have been described. Detailed description of the course of the shunt is lacking in earlier reports. This is the first detailed... (Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica)
Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica - August 14, 2019 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Dorien Suzanne Willems, Lieuwke Cecilia Kranenburg, Josina Margaretha Ensink, Anne Kummeling, Inge Dagmar Wijnberg and Stefanie Veraa Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Comparison of a qualitative immunochromatographic test with two quantitative serological assays for the detection of antibodies to Leishmania infantum in dogs
Canine leishmaniosis is a disease caused by Leishmania infantum, a vector-borne parasite. Due to the zoonotic potential of canine leishmaniosis, infected dogs must be identified. Serological assays are the most c... (Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica)
Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica - August 7, 2019 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Sergio Villanueva-Saz, Asier Basurco, V íctor Martín, Antonio Fernández, Araceli Loste and María Teresa Verde Tags: Brief communication Source Type: research

Concurrent pulmonary hypoplasia and congenital lobar emphysema in a young dog with tension pneumothorax: a rare congenital pulmonary anomaly
Pulmonary hypoplasia (PH) and congenital lobar emphysema (CLE) are very rare congenital pulmonary anomalies in veterinary medicine. PH refers to the incomplete pulmonary development due to embryologic imbalanc... (Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica)
Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica - July 26, 2019 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Hyun-Jung Han and Jung-Hyun Kim Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Acute phase response in bovine coronavirus positive post-weaned calves with diarrhea
This study aimed to investigate the relationship betwee... (Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica)
Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica - July 25, 2019 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Jeong-Byoung Chae, Jinho Park, Suk-Han Jung, Jin-Hee Kang, Joon-Seok Chae and Kyoung-Seong Choi Tags: Brief communication Source Type: research

Validation of an automated assay for measurement of bovine plasma ceruloplasmin
Ceruloplasmin (Cp) plays an important role in copper transport and iron metabolism, as well as Cp is also an indicator for the health status of dairy cows. The present study reports the validation of an automa... (Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica)
Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica - July 22, 2019 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Hussein Awad Hussein, Jacqueline B äumer and Rudolf Staufenbiel Tags: Brief communication Source Type: research

Thromboelastography-guided transfusion in dogs with hypocoagulable disorders: a case series
Thromboelastography (TEG) is a global whole blood hemostasis assay which includes plasma as well as cellular components of hemostasis in the analysis and follows the quality and dynamics of clot development, s... (Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica)
Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica - July 22, 2019 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Rebecca Langhorn, Louise Bochsen, Jakob Lundgreen Willesen, Tina M øller Sørensen and Annemarie Thuri Kristensen Tags: Case report Source Type: research

How target-orientated is the use of homeopathy in dairy farming? —A survey in France, Germany and Spain
Veterinary remedies are intended to support animals in their recovery from diseases. Treatment outcome depends not only on the general effectiveness of the remedies themselves, but also on other prerequisites.... (Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica)
Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica - July 12, 2019 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Diana Keller, Isabel Blanco-Penedo, Manon De Joybert and Albert Sundrum Tags: Research Source Type: research

Changes in canine C-reactive protein levels following orthopaedic surgery: a prospective study
C-reactive protein (CRP) is a powerful biomarker for inflammation, infection and sepsis. However, no reports have investigated canine CRP (c-CRP) concentration changes after orthopaedic procedures. If c-CRP ch... (Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica)
Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica - July 1, 2019 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Nobuo Kanno, Noriyuki Hayakawa, Shuji Suzuki, Yasuji Harada, Takuya Yogo and Yasushi Hara Tags: Brief communication Source Type: research

Multiple cartilaginous exostoses in a Swiss Mountain dog causing thoracolumbar compressive myelopathy
Multiple cartilaginous exostoses are a rare, benign, proliferative condition of cartilage and bone. They can be asymptomatic, or they may cause pain, lameness, paresis and even paralysis, depending on their lo... (Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica)
Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica - June 25, 2019 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Adriana Czerwik, Agnieszka Olszewska, Barbara Starzomska, Rafa ł Korta, Manfred Henrich, Marcin Wrzosek and Martin Jürgen Schmidt Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Novel encephalomyelitis-associated astrovirus in a muskox (Ovibos moschatus): a surprise from the archives
The small, single-stranded positive-sense RNA astroviruses are mostly known to be enteric viruses. In recent years, though, different astroviruses were reported in association with neurological disease in vari... (Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica)
Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica - June 24, 2019 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: C éline Louise Boujon, Michel Christoph Koch, Ronja Véronique Kauer, Elsbeth Keller-Gautschi, Melanie Michaela Hierweger, Stefan Hoby and Torsten Seuberlich Tags: Research Source Type: research

Disposition and effect of intra-articularly administered dexamethasone on lipopolysaccharide induced equine synovitis
Dexamethasone is used for the intra-articular route of administration in management of aseptic arthritis in horses. Despite its widespread use there is very little quantitative data of the disposition and resp... (Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica)
Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica - June 20, 2019 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Carl Ekstrand, Ulf Bondesson, Ellen Giving, Mikael Hedeland, Carina Ingvast-Larsson, Stine Jacobsen, Maria L öfgren, Lars Moen, Marie Rhodin, Tonje Saetra and Birgit Ranheim Tags: Research Source Type: research

Adaptation of the Canine Orthopaedic Index to evaluate chronic elbow osteoarthritis in Swedish dogs
Owner questionnaires may be used to assess osteoarthritis (OA) in dogs. The validated American College of Veterinary Surgeons ’ (ACVS) Canine Orthopaedic Index Questionnaire quantifies quality of life in dogs w... (Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica)
Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica - June 20, 2019 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Anna Andersson and Annika Bergstr öm Tags: Research Source Type: research

A liver core needle biopsy technique in guinea pigs (Cavia porcellus)
The aim of this study was to describe a core needle biopsy technique in the guinea pig (Cavia porcellus) and to assess the incidence of complications when applying this method. Biopsies were taken from the right ... (Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica)
Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica - June 13, 2019 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Kamila Gli ńska-Suchocka, Marcin Jankowski, Krzysztof Kubiak, Jolanta Spużak, Pola Borusewicz and Dominika Kubiak-Nowak Tags: Brief communication Source Type: research

Low concentration of serum immunoglobulin G is associated with pre-weaning diarrhea in young mink kits (Neovison vison)
Pre-weaning diarrhea (PWD) is a severe syndrome, with world-wide occurrence, affecting farmed mink (Neovison vison) kits during the lactation period. Kits affected by PWD often display clinical signs such as: yel... (Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica)
Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica - June 10, 2019 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Ronja Mathiesen, Mariann Chri él, Tina Struve and Peter Mikael Helweg Heegaard Tags: Research Source Type: research

Evaluation of the effect of experimentally induced cartilage defect and intra-articular hyaluronan on synovial fluid biomarkers in intercarpal joints of horses
Inflammatory and degenerative activity inside the joint can be studied in vivo by analysis of synovial fluid biomarkers. In addition to pro-inflammatory mediators, several anabolic and anti-inflammatory substa... (Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica)
Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica - May 30, 2019 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Tytti Maaria Niemel ä, Riitta-Mari Tulamo, Jorge Uriel Carmona and Catalina López Tags: Research Source Type: research

Bacteria detected in the genital tract, semen or pre-ejaculatory fluid of Swedish stallions from 2007 to 2017
Although artificial insemination (AI) was developed as a means of controlling disease transmission, pathogens can still be transmitted to females in semen used for AI. In addition, bacteria can cause deteriora... (Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica)
Source: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica - May 30, 2019 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Ziyad Al-Kass, Erik Eriksson, Elisabeth Bagge, Margareta Wallgren and Jane Margaret Morrell Tags: Research Source Type: research