- Encephalitozoonosis in rabbits
Clinical Department of Small Animals and Horses, Clinic of Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna, Veterinarplatz 1, 1210 Vienna, Austria
Parasitol Res 106:299-309. 2010
..This review article covers epidemiology, pathology, pathophysiology, immunology, clinical signs, differential diagnosis, diagnosis and treatment of encephalitozoonosis in rabbits...
- Thymomas in rabbits: clinical evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment
Clinical Department for Small Animals and Horses, University of Veterinary Medicine, Vienna, Austria
J Am Anim Hosp Assoc 48:97-104. 2012
..Due to a high rate of perioperative mortality, intensive perioperative care and the provision of a low-stress environment are recommended for a successful thoracotomy...
- Encephalitozoonosis in pet rabbits (Oryctolagus cuniculus): pathohistological findings in animals with latent infection versus clinical manifestation
Institute of Parasitology and Zoology, Department of Pathobiology, University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna, Veterinaerplatz 1, 1210, Vienna, Austria
Parasitol Res 104:629-35. 2009
..Other diseases causing neurological symptoms, such as suppurative encephalitis, otitis media as well as malignant lymphoma were also detected in the rabbit population that was examined in the present study...
- Diagnostic markers for encephalitozoonosis in pet rabbits
Institute of Parasitology and Zoology, Department of Pathobiology, University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna, Veterinaerplatz 1, A 1210 Vienna, Austria
Vet Parasitol 163:18-26. 2009
..Nested PCR appears to be a good post mortem method to investigate organs, especially brains, of chronically infected animals...
- Clinical symptoms and diagnosis of encephalitozoonosis in pet rabbits
Clinic of Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, Clinical Department of Small Animals and Horses, University of Veterinary Medicine, Veterinarplatz 1, 1210 Vienna, Austria
Vet Parasitol 151:115-24. 2008
..54.2% of the patients exhibiting neurological symptoms recovered within a few days, while 87.5% of the rabbits suffering from renal failure died or had to be euthanized...
- Comparative evaluation of specific methods for labeling of Encephalitozoon cuniculi in paraffin wax-embedded tissue samples
Institute of Pathology and Forensic Veterinary Medicine, Department of Pathobiology, University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna, Vienna, Austria
J Vet Diagn Invest 24:370-5. 2012
..cuniculi in tissue samples. In contrast, ISH failed to detect some developmental stages of the organism, and, as such, ISH is therefore considered an inappropriate diagnostic method...
- Identification and characterization of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) from Austrian companion animals and horses
University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna, Institute of Bacteriology, Mycology and Hygiene, Unit of Clinical Microbiology and Infection Biology, Veterinarplatz 1, 1210 Vienna, Austria Electronic address
Vet Microbiol 168:381-7. 2014
..In other companion animals it is unclear whether the infections with the different MRSA isolates investigated in the present study truly represents a rare phenomenon or may be an emerging problem in companion animals...
- Sequence type 398 meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection in a pet rabbit
Department of Pathobiology, Institute for Bacteriology, Mycology and Hygiene, University of Veterinary Medicine, Vienna, Austria
Vet Dermatol 24:370-2, e84. 2013
..Meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is a frequent pathogen of humans and many animal species, and has become established as a veterinary pathogen...