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Small Animal Internal Medicine
Predictive role of lactate in dogs with acute pancreatitis advanced to systemic inflammatory response syndrome

Sei-Myoung Han

Volume 15, Issue 3 , March 2024, Pages 119-123

  Acute pancreatitis (AP) can develop into life-threatening conditions such as systemic inflammatory response syndrome (SIRS) or multiple organ dysfunction syndrome. Thirty-nine of 54 client-owned dogs admitted to the Referral Animal Medical Center and diagnosed with AP within 24 hr of onset were retrospectively ...  Read More

Effects of vitamin C and early-age thermal conditioning on pituitary adreno-corticotropic hormone cells in broilers chronically exposed to heat stress: an immunohistomorphometric and hormonal study

Jovana Čukuranović Kokoris; Zoran Ružić; Zdenko Kanački; Slobodan Stojanović; Smiljana Paraš; Verica Milošević

Volume 15, Issue 3 , March 2024, Pages 125-130

  The aim of this study was to examine the effects of heat stress (HS) on the pituitary-adrenal axis and whether the treatments with early-age thermal conditioning (ETC) and vitamin C, alone and in combination, could have a beneficial effect in alleviating these effects. For the experiment, 400 one day-old ...  Read More

Effect of thymoquinone on acetic acid-induced visceral nociception in rats: role of central cannabinoid and α2-adrenergic receptors

Somayyeh Naderi; Esmaeal Tamaddonfard; Saeid Nafisi; Farhad Soltanalinejad-Taghiabad

Volume 15, Issue 3 , March 2024, Pages 131-138

  Thymoquinone (TQ) is the main biologically active substance of Nigella sativa (black seeds). It has anti-cancer, anti-inflammatory, anti-diabetic, anti-oxidative and anti-nociceptive properties. This study was aimed to explore the effect of TQ on acetic acid-induced visceral nociception. The central ...  Read More

Effectiveness of training parturition and dystocia management on days open of dairy cows in traditional farming systems: a field trial

Hadi Keshipour; Alireza Bahonar; Mehdi Vojgani; Ehsan Anassori

Volume 15, Issue 3 , March 2024, Pages 139-144

  The interval between parturition and subsequent pregnancy is called the days open or calving to conception interval and is affected by several factors, especially dystocia. Dystocia is an ab-normal or difficult calving that may require assistance during labor. This study is a field trial in health education ...  Read More

Protective effect of nanocurcumin on acetaminophen-induced hepatic and renal toxicities in pigeons

Saeed Seifi; Nasser Vajdi; Shohreh Alian Samakkhah; Navideh Mirzakhani

Volume 15, Issue 3 , March 2024, Pages 145-150

  In this study, the effects of nanocurcumin on acetaminophen-induced acute hepatorenal toxicity in domestic pigeons (Columba livia) were investigated. Fifteen pigeons were randomly assigned into three groups. Group I was served as a negative control group and received tap water as a placebo. Pigeons in ...  Read More

Sequencing of pigeon circovirus and the first report of identification of beak and feather disease virus in clinical specimens of domestic pigeons

Hadi Shabani; Forough Talazade; Gholam Abbas Kaydani; Masoud Reza Seyfi

Volume 15, Issue 3 , March 2024, Pages 151-158

  An internationally recognized syndrome that leads to deaths among domestic and ornamental pigeons, particularly after racing, is young pigeon disease syndrome (YPDS). Pigeon circovirus (PiCV) is regarded as one of the potential factors contributing to the occurrence of YPDS. This survey was conducted ...  Read More

Screening of vancomycin resistance-associated genes in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates from cattle, sheep and goats in northwestern Iran

Leila Maleki; Amir Tukmechi

Volume 15, Issue 3 , March 2024, Pages 159-164

  Staphylococcus aureus is an important pathogen causing a wide range of diseases in both humans and animals. The aim of this research was to screen the vancomycin resistance-associated genes in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) isolates from animals. A total of 400 nasal swab samples ...  Read More

Ultra-structural organization of the gallbladder mucous membrane of Anglo-Nubian goat

Anna Valerievna Prusakova; Nikolay Vyacheslavovich Zelenevskiy; Aleksey Viktorovich Prusakov; Anatoly Viktorovich Yashin; Vladimir Sergeevich Ponamarev

Volume 15, Issue 3 , March 2024, Pages 165-169

  The aim of the study was to establish the ultrastructural organization features of the gallbladder mucous membrane of an Anglo-Nubian goat. The material for the study was the gallbladder wall’s fragments of an adult Anglo-Nubian goat. Further processing of the obtained samples was carried out according ...  Read More