Clinical PathologyThe dry-mount technique is the method of choice for the identification of cells and bacteria.
Exotic MedicineA new approach to angel wing deformity may help avoid potential complications associated with the traditional figure-of-8 bandage.
Respiratory MedicineTracheal collapse is most common in small dogs; the medical treatment approach includes use of cough suppressants, anti-inflammatories, and antibiotics.
Urology & Renal Medicine
In addition to promoting progression of kidney disease, persistent proteinuria has several extrarenal consequences, therefore incidental proteinuria on routine diagnostic workups and geriatric screens should not be ignored.
OphthalmologyEyelid tumors can dramatically differ in behavior and treatment strategies between dogs and cats. For all eyelid tumors, early intervention and histopathologic examination are advisable.
Sporotrichosis is an uncommon disease in dogs that can evade diagnosis and can mimic other conditions.
This continuing education article describes how conventional and stereotactic radiotherapy are used for definitive or palliative treatment in veterinary oncology and the importance of patient selection for these treatment options.
TPLO is one of the most commonly recommended and most successful surgical procedures for CCLR.