Volume 14 (2023)
Volume 13 (2022)
Volume 12 (2021)
Volume 11 (2020)
Volume 10 (2019)
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Key molecules regulating the blood meals of Rhipicephalus sanguineus (Acari: Ixodidae) revealed by transcriptomics

Yajun Lu; Yijia Xu; Chenghang Yu; Shi Cheng; Qianfeng Xia; Bin Zheng

Volume 15, Issue 4 , April 2024, Pages 171-179

  Rhipicephalus sanguineus, a repulsive obligate blood feeder, is a three-host tick inflicting tremendous damage. Blood-sucking initiates tick-pathogen-host interactions along with alterations in the expression levels of numerous bioactive ingredients. Key molecules regulating blood meals were identified ...  Read More

Evaluation of drug resistance to albendazole and levamisole against lung worms in goat flocks based on fecal larvae count reduction test

Sepideh Abdollahzadeh; Mousa Tavassoli; Bijan Esmaeilnejad; Ghader Jalilzadeh-Amin

Volume 15, Issue 4 , April 2024, Pages 181-186

  The over-use of anti-parasitic compounds as a method of control has led to insufficient effectiveness and widespread drug resistance worldwide. The aim of this study was to investigate the efficacy of albendazole and levamisole as anti-parasitic agents in a lung worm control program in goat flocks. During ...  Read More

Effects of ketamine, propofol and isoflurane on electrocardiographic variables in clinically healthy dogs premedicated with medetomidine and midazolam

Masoud Khaleghi; Ali Asghar Sarchahi; Hossein Kazemi Mehrjerdi; Mehdi Rasekh; Dariush Saadati

Volume 15, Issue 4 , April 2024, Pages 187-194

  The purpose of this study was to investigate the effects of three anesthetic agents, with premedication of medetomidine and midazolam, on electrocardiographic variables in dogs. Ten adult mixed breed dogs were used in a crossover design study, where they received ketamine, propofol and isoflurane treatments ...  Read More

Characterization of Brucella spp. circulating in industrial dairy cattle farms in Iran: a field study 2016 - 2023

Saeed Alamian; Karim Amiry; Afshar Etemadi; Maryam Dadar

Volume 15, Issue 4 , April 2024, Pages 195-202

  Bovine brucellosis, an infectious disease transmitted by Brucella melitensis and Brucella abortus, presents a significant zoonotic risk for agricultural economics and animal health. The primary objective of this study was to present a comprehensive understanding of the prevalence and features of Brucella ...  Read More

Congenital feline tuberculosis: the first case report

Osman Dağar; Mehmet Burak Ateş; Mustafa Ortatatlı; Fatih Mehmet Öztürk

Volume 15, Issue 4 , April 2024, Pages 203-205

  This study presents the first report of congenital tuberculosis in an 8-month-old male British Shorthair cat. The case was examined using histopathological and immunohistochemical methods. The cat was referred to a private veterinary clinic with general respiratory system problems and subsequent deterioration, ...  Read More

Comprehensive exploration unveiling the sonography and histopathology of uterine leiomyoma in a cow

Pururava Sharma; Akshay Sharma; Pravesh Kumar; Ankit Kumar Ahuja; Pankaj Sood; Alisha Dhiman; Rakesh Kumar

Volume 15, Issue 4 , April 2024, Pages 207-210

  Genital tumours are rare among cattle, largely due to their relatively short lifespans. Leio-myoma, a smooth muscle tumour being more prevalent in dogs, appears only at a rate of 1.00 - 2.00% in cattle, affecting reproductive efficiency in cases of complete uterine obstruction. This case report involves ...  Read More

First report of Hepatozoon felis infection in a domestic cat (Felis catus) in Iran

Bijan Esmaeilnejad; Awat Samiei; Zahra Darabizade; Mohsen Akhoondi; Romina Salavati; Bahar Ahooghalandari; Vahid Fathipour; Arash Akhavan; Armin Fakheri

Volume 15, Issue 4 , April 2024, Pages 211-214

  A 6-year-old male domestic short-haired cat (Felis catus) was presented with weakness, anorexia, fever, icterus, a painful abdomen, ruffled hair and a tick infestation, and it had no prior surgery. Laboratory analysis revealed left-shifted neutrophils, thrombocytopenia, low albumin content and high serum ...  Read More

Small Animal Internal Medicine
Generalized megaesophagus associated with Schmidt-like syndrome in a dog

Reza Azargoun; Seyed Mohammad Hashemi-Asl; Siamak Asri-Rezaei

Volume 15, Issue 4 , April 2024, Pages 215-218

  A 2-year-old intact male Asian Shepherd dog was referred with a history of chronic regurgitation along with normal appetite and diagnosis of megaesophagus on plain radiography. Clinical examination revealed normothermia, normocardia, normopnea, low body condition score and poor hair coat. The most important ...  Read More