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Study of the behavioral effects of bilateral nucleus accumbens lesions on amphetamin and apomorphine in adult cats
The aim of the present work was to study the effects of three different types of bilateral lesions performed on the nucleus accumbens, upon the behaviors elicited in adult cats by parenteral administration of amphetamine ...
Evaluation of matrix metalloproteinases-2 and-9 in cats under bone demineralization secondary to induced thyrotoxicosis
(Arquivo Brasileiro Medicina Veterinaria ZootecniaMinas GeraisBrasil, 2008)
Humoral immune response in dogs and cats vaccinated against rabies in southeastern Brazil
(Biomed Central Ltd., 2013-07-30)
Background: Brazil holds annual nationwide public campaigns to vaccinate dogs and cats against rabies. The presence of rabies antibodies in these animals, which are among the main transmitters of rabies to humans, is a ...
Prevalence, hematological findings and genetic diversity of Bartonella spp. in domestic cats from Valdivia, Southern Chile
The present study determined the prevalence, hematological findings and genetic diversity of Bartonella spp. in domestic cats from Valdivia, Southern Chile. A complete blood count and nuoG gene real-time quantitative PCR ...
Presence of Bartonella henselae in cats, in Chile Presencia de Bartonella henselae en gatos: Cuantificación del reaervorio natural y riesgo de exposición humana de esta zoonosis en Chile
The availability of a serologic test for cat scratch disease in humans has allowed the diagnosis of an increasing number of cases of this disease in Chile. Aim: To perform a serological survey for Bartonella henselae among ...
Uso da PCR de suabe conjuntival para detecção de Leishmania spp. Em gatos
The relevance of the dog as a source of visceral leishmaniasis infection is known, but the role of cats as reservoir hosts for leishmaniasis is not yet fully clear. This study assessed the efficacy of conjunctival swab PCR ...
LH Response (in vivo and in vitro) to an LHRH Agonist Administered to Domestic Male Cats
We investigated plasma luteinizing hormone (LH) concentration in domestic male cats challenged with Luteinizing Hormone Releasing Hormone Analog (LHRH-A) [des Gly10, (DTrp6)-LHRH ethylamide] that mediates the function of ...
Leishmania chagasi infection in cats with dermatologic lesions from an endemic area of visceral leishmaniosis in Brazil
Although dogs are considered the main domestic reservoirs for Visceral Leishmaniosis (VL), which is caused in the Americas by Leishmania chagasi, infected cats have also been recently found in endemic areas of several ...
Testicular cytology by fine needle aspiration in domestic cats
In cases where semen collection in tom-cats is not possible, FNA of testes is the alternative to evaluate sperm production. Although this technique for the diagnosis of fertility problems has been well discussed in other ...
Molecular detection of Leishmania sp. in cats (Felis catus) from Andradina Municipality, São Paulo State, Brazil
(Elsevier B.V., 2011-03-10)
The aim of this work was to molecularly detect Leishmania species in 52 cats from Andradina Municipality, São Paulo State, Brazil. The direct parasitological test was performed by using imprints of poplited lymph node, ...