Affiliation: University of Veterinary and Pharmaceutical Sciences Brno
Location: Brno, Czech Republic
diseases of small mammals
Jekl V, Hauptman K, Jeklova E, Knotek Z. Dental eruption chronology in degus (Octodon degus). J Vet Dent. 2011;28:16-20 pubmed
..Maxillary third molar teeth emerged on days 38 - 44 and erupted into occlusion on days 48 - 58. Mandibular third molar teeth emerged on days 39 - 46 and erupted into occlusion on days 58 - 72...
Jekl V, Krejcirova L, Buchtová M, Knotek Z. Effect of high phosphorus diet on tooth microstructure of rodent incisors. Bone. 2011;49:479-84 pubmed publisher
..Furthermore, we showed that degus can be used as an experimental animal model for the study of the developmental teeth disturbances. ..
Jekl V, Hauptman K, Knotek Z. Video Otoscopy in Exotic Companion Mammals. Vet Clin North Am Exot Anim Pract. 2015;18:431-45 pubmed publisher
..Moreover, therapeutic otoscopic evaluation of the external ear facilitates foreign body removal, external ear canal flushing, intralesional drug administration, myringotomy, and middle ear cavity flushing. ..
Jekl V, Hauptman K, Knotek Z. Oculoscopy in Rabbits and Rodents. Vet Clin North Am Exot Anim Pract. 2015;18:417-29 pubmed publisher
..This article describes the oculoscopy technique, normal and abnormal ocular findings, and the most common eye disorders diagnosed with the aid of endoscopy in rabbits and rodents. ..
Mans C, Jekl V. Anatomy and Disorders of the Oral Cavity of Chinchillas and Degus. Vet Clin North Am Exot Anim Pract. 2016;19:843-69 pubmed publisher
..A diagnostic evaluation, including endoscopy-guided intraoral examination and diagnostic imaging of the skull, is necessary to detect oral disorders and to perform the appropriate therapy. ..
Jekl V, Hauptman K. Reproductive Medicine in Ferrets. Vet Clin North Am Exot Anim Pract. 2017;20:629-663 pubmed publisher
..This article summarizes and reviews the anatomy, reproductive physiology, management of reproduction (including surgical and hormonal contraception) and reproductive tract diseases in male and female ferrets. ..
Jekl V, Hauptman K, Jeklova E, Knotek Z. Demodicosis in nine prairie dogs (Cynomys ludovicianus). Vet Dermatol. 2006;17:280-3 pubmed
..Demodex mites were found in skin scrapings from all cases. Treatment with amitraz at 250 p.p.m. resulted in resolution of lesions and hair regrowth. This is the first report of demodicosis in this species...