Volume 15 (2024)
Volume 14 (2023)
Volume 13 (2022)
Volume 12 (2021)
Volume 11 (2020)
Volume 10 (2019)
Volume 9 (2018)
Volume 8 (2017)
Volume 7 (2016)
Volume 6 (2015)
Volume 5 (2014)
Volume 4 (2013)
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Large Animal Internal Medicine
Histopathological lesions of Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae serotype 8 in infected pigs

Vasileios Georgios Papatsiros; Ioanna Stylianaki; Constantina Nikolaos Tsokana; Georgios Papakonstantinou; Marios Christophorou; Nikolaos Papaioannou; Labrini Vasileios Athanasiou

Volume 14, Issue 7 , July 2023, , Pages 401-404

  This study aimed to report, for the first time, histopathological lesions caused by an outbreak of acute Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae serotype 8 infections in two farms in Cyprus. Lung tissue samples were collected from two different affected farms (a total of eight samples) for bacterial culture, ...  Read More

Large Animal Internal Medicine
Evaluation of oxidant/antioxidant status in serum of sheep experimentally envenomated with Hemiscorpius lepturus scorpion venom

Mohammad Darvish Khadem; Aria Rasooli; Alireza Ghadrdan Mashhadi; Ali Shahriari; Babak Mohammadian; Farid Barati

Volume 10, Issue 2 , June 2019, , Pages 165-168

  Scorpion envenomation is a main general health problem in developing countries, especially in tropical and subtropical regions. Hemiscorpius lepturus as a member of the Hemiscorpiidae family is cause of the most scorpion sting lethality in Iran. In the present study, the oxidative stress and antioxidant ...  Read More

Large Animal Internal Medicine
Brodifacoum toxicosis and abortion in an Arabian mare

Amir Zakian; Sajad Mami; Mohammad Nouri; Seyedeh Misagh Jalali; Meysam Tehrani-Sharif

Volume 10, Issue 2 , June 2019, , Pages 173-176

  A 3-year-old pregnant Arabian mare was referred to the Veterinary Teaching Hospital of Shahid Chamran University of Ahvaz with a history of bleeding and rodenticide ingestion. The results of paraclinical examinations showed severe normocytic and normochromic anemia, decreased serum total protein, albumin, ...  Read More

Large Animal Internal Medicine
Surgical treatment of a penetrated metallic foreign body in the oral cavity wall of a mare

Alireza Rahmani; Abbas Raisi

Volume 10, Issue 2 , June 2019, , Pages 177-179

  One of the reasons of weight loss and poor performance in horses is decrease in food intake. Oral cavity problems can cause malfunctions in prehension and deglutition resulting in dysphagia. There are few published reports about a metallic foreign body disorders in the oral cavity of horses due to an ...  Read More

Large Animal Internal Medicine
Goat paratuberculosis in Shiraz: Histopathological and molecular approaches

Abdollah Derakhshandeh; Fatemeh Namazi; Elmira Khatamsaz; Vida Eraghi; Zahra Hemati

Volume 9, Issue 3 , September 2018, , Pages 253-257

  In the present study, Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis (MAP) was investigated in goats slaughtered in Shiraz abattoir using histopathological examinations and polymerase chain reaction (PCR). Ilium and mesenteric lymph node samples from 66 suspected goat carcasses to Johne’s disease ...  Read More

Large Animal Internal Medicine
Simultaneous use of thyme essential oil and disodium fumarate can improve in vitro ruminal microbial fermentation characteristics

Hiwa Baraz; Hossein Jahani-Azizabadi; Osman Azizi

Volume 9, Issue 2 , June 2018, , Pages 193-198

  Two trials were conducted to investigate the effects of disodium fumarate (DSF; 0.00, 8.00, 10.00 and 12.00 mM) and thyme essential oil (TEO; 0.00, 100.00, 200.00, 300.00 and 400.00 µL L-1) solely and simultaneously (10.00 mM DSF along with 100.00, 200.00, 300.00 and 400 µL L-1 TEO) on in ...  Read More

Large Animal Internal Medicine
Congenital lumbar vertebrae agenesis in a lamb

Mohammad Farajli Abbasi; Bahador Shojaei; Omid Azari

Volume 8, Issue 4 , December 2017, , Pages 361-363

  Congenital agenesis of lumbar vertebrae was diagnosed in a day-old female lamb based on radiology and clinical examinations. There was no neurological deficit in hindlimb and forelimb associated with standing disability. Radiography of the abdominal region revealed absence of lumbar vertebrae. Necropsy ...  Read More

Clinical Pathology
Effect of treated sunflower meal with tannin extracted from pistachio hulls on in vitro gas production and ruminal fermentation

Alireza Jolazadeh; Tahereh Mohammadabadi

Volume 8, Issue 3 , September 2017, , Pages 203-208

  This experiment was conducted to study the effects of various amounts of treated sunflower meal (SFM) with extracted tannins from pistachio hulls on in vitro gas production and ruminal fermentation in ruminants. The SFM was treated with pistachio extract concentrate (PEC), which contained 111.40 g kg-1 ...  Read More

Large Animal Internal Medicine
Does Achillea millefolium extracts possess prokinetic effects on the bovine abomasum thourgh M3 muscarinic receptors?

Mojtaba Mohseni; Masoud Maham; Bahram Dalir-Naghadeh; Ghader Jalilzadeh-Amin

Volume 8, Issue 2 , June 2017, , Pages 115-120

  Displacement of the abomasum is a common disease of the gastrointestinal tract in dairy cattle. Abomasal displacement has been associated with abomasal hypomotility. Therefore, it is necessary to identify effective therapeutic agents that stimulate abomasal motility in cattle. Yarrow (Achillea millefolium) ...  Read More

Clinical Pathology
Evaluation of glutathion peroxidase activity, trace minerals and weight gain following administration of selenium compounds in lambs

Pedram Yaghmaei; Aligholi Ramin; Siamak Asri-Rezaei; Asghar Zamani

Volume 8, Issue 2 , June 2017, , Pages 133-137

  Blood selenium and trace minerals play an important role in animal’s health and production. The aims of this study were to determine selenium effect on blood glutathione peroxidase (GPX) activity, trace minerals and weight gain in lambs. Twelve female Makuei breed were studied for 63 days in groups ...  Read More

Large Animal Internal Medicine
A case report of partial bilateral hind limb adactyly in a male lamb

Masoud Rajabioun; Hossein Kazemi Mehrjerdi; Samaneh Ghasemi

Volume 7, Issue 4 , December 2016, , Pages 357-359

  Hemimelia as a congenital anomaly is a failure of development of extremities formation in embryonic period. This anomaly is defined as complete absence of the part of extremities and different forms were explained for hemimelia. Adactyly is an alternative name for transverse hemimelia and is a rare disorder ...  Read More

Large Animal Internal Medicine
A case of asymmetrical monocephalus dipygus (tetrapus dibrachius) in a male Holstein calf in Iran

Behrokh Marzban Abbasabadi; Aliakbar Ahmadzadeh; Shahab Ramezanpour; Amir Reza Hajati Ziabari

Volume 7, Issue 2 , June 2016, , Pages 177-179

  Dipygus is a teratological fetus with a double pelvis, genitals, and extremities. Congenital duplications in cattle are rare. Caudal duplication is more common in sheep and pigs while cranial duplications seem to be predominant in cattle.Asymmetric or parasitic conjoined twins consisting of an incomplete ...  Read More

Large Animal Internal Medicine
Patent ductus arteriosus in a lamb: A case report

Afshin Jafari Dehkordi; Farzaneh Hoseini

Volume 7, Issue 1 , March 2016, , Pages 85-88

  Patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) is a persistent patency of a vessel normally present in the fetus that connects the pulmonary arterial system to the aorta. The ductus arteriosus fails to close at birth when breathing commences and placental blood circulation is removed. Closure of the ductus arteriosus ...  Read More

Clinical Pathology
Evaluating in vitro dose-response effects of Lavandula officinalis essential oil on rumen fermentation characteristics, methane production and ruminal acidosis

Shahin Yadeghari; Mostafa Malecky; Mehdi Dehghan Banadaky; Bahman Navidshad

Volume 6, Issue 4 , December 2015, , Pages 285-293

  Four in vitro experiments (Exp.) were conducted to evaluate lavender essential oil (LEO) effects at 0 (control), 250 (low dose), 500 (medium dose), 750 and 1000 µL per L(high doses) of incubation medium on rumen gas production kinetics (Exp.1), ruminal digestibility and fermentation (Exp.2), methane ...  Read More

Large Animal Internal Medicine
The effects of short term intravenous infusion of a soybean based lipid emulsion on some blood constituents in sheep: A preliminary study

Hamid Akbari; Bahram Dalir-Naghadeh

Volume 5, Issue 1 , March 2014, , Pages 35-41

  To evaluate the effect of intravenous infusion of a soybean based lipid emulsion (Lipovenoes 10%) on some blood constituents in sheep, a replicated 2 × 2 Latin square design experiment was conducted in four clinically healthy ewes. Lipid emulsion (LE group) or normal saline (NS group) was infused ...  Read More

Large Animal Internal Medicine
Helminthes and Coccidia Infection of Wild Sheep (Ovis Ammon Orintalis) in Kabodan Island of National Park of Urmia Lake, Iran

Mosa Tavassoli; Habib Khoshvaghti

Volume 1, Issue 1 , June 2010, , Pages 26-29

  Forty-one wild sheep (Ovis ammon orintalis) from Kabodan Island of National Park of Urmia Lake (North-West of Iran), were examined during a period of six months from October 2002 to March 2003, for helminthes and coccidian infection. The numbers of oocyst and eggs per gram of faeces (OPG & EPG) were ...  Read More