C E Reusch

Summary

Affiliation: University of Zurich
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The efficacy of L-Deprenyl in dogs with pituitary-dependent hyperadrenocorticism
    C E Reusch
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    J Vet Intern Med 13:291-301. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Serum concentrations of cortisol and cortisone in healthy dogs and dogs with pituitary-dependent hyperadrenocorticism treated with trilostane
    N S Sieber-Ruckstuhl
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterhurerstrasse 260, Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet Rec 163:477-81. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Urinary catecholamine and metanephrine to creatinine ratios in dogs with hyperadrenocorticism or pheochromocytoma, and in healthy dogs
    S Quante
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    J Vet Intern Med 24:1093-7. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Comparison of a continuous glucose monitoring system with a portable blood glucose meter to determine insulin dose in cats with diabetes mellitus
    S Dietiker-Moretti
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    J Vet Intern Med 25:1084-8. 2011
  5. doi request reprint 10-day hyperlipidemic clamp in cats: effects on insulin sensitivity, inflammation, and glucose metabolism-related genes
    E Zini
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Horm Metab Res 42:340-7. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Remission of diabetes mellitus in cats cannot be predicted by the arginine stimulation test
    F Tschuor
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse, Zurich, Switzerland
    J Vet Intern Med 25:83-9. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Evaluation of a novel real-time continuous glucose-monitoring system for use in cats
    S Moretti
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstr 260, 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    J Vet Intern Med 24:120-6. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of cortisol precursors for the diagnosis of pituitary-dependent hypercortisolism in dogs
    N S Sieber-Ruckstuhl
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 260, 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet Rec 162:673-8. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Adrenocorticotropic hormone, but not trilostane, causes severe adrenal hemorrhage, vacuolization, and apoptosis in rats
    W A Burkhardt
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, Vetsuisse Faculty University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Domest Anim Endocrinol 40:155-64. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Subacute endotoxemia induces adipose inflammation and changes in lipid and lipoprotein metabolism in cats
    M Osto
    Institute of Veterinary Physiology, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 260, 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Endocrinology 152:804-15. 2011

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Publications58

  1. ncbi request reprint The efficacy of L-Deprenyl in dogs with pituitary-dependent hyperadrenocorticism
    C E Reusch
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    J Vet Intern Med 13:291-301. 1999
    ..The results of this study indicate that L-Deprenyl cannot be recommended as the sole treatment for canine PDH...
  2. ncbi request reprint Serum concentrations of cortisol and cortisone in healthy dogs and dogs with pituitary-dependent hyperadrenocorticism treated with trilostane
    N S Sieber-Ruckstuhl
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterhurerstrasse 260, Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet Rec 163:477-81. 2008
    ..The decrease in poststimulation cortisone was significantly smaller than the decrease in cortisol...
  3. doi request reprint Urinary catecholamine and metanephrine to creatinine ratios in dogs with hyperadrenocorticism or pheochromocytoma, and in healthy dogs
    S Quante
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    J Vet Intern Med 24:1093-7. 2010
    ..Urinary catecholamines and metanephrines are used for the diagnosis of pheochromocytoma (PHEO) in dogs. Hyperadrenocorticism (HAC) is an important differential diagnosis for PHEO...
  4. doi request reprint Comparison of a continuous glucose monitoring system with a portable blood glucose meter to determine insulin dose in cats with diabetes mellitus
    S Dietiker-Moretti
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    J Vet Intern Med 25:1084-8. 2011
    ..The performance of CGMS to generate short-term glucose profiles to evaluate treatment response has not been yet evaluated in diabetic cats...
  5. doi request reprint 10-day hyperlipidemic clamp in cats: effects on insulin sensitivity, inflammation, and glucose metabolism-related genes
    E Zini
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Horm Metab Res 42:340-7. 2010
    ..Increased circulating adiponectin may have contributed to prevent insulin resistance, possibly by increasing GLUT4 and PPARgamma2 transcripts in fat depots...
  6. doi request reprint Remission of diabetes mellitus in cats cannot be predicted by the arginine stimulation test
    F Tschuor
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse, Zurich, Switzerland
    J Vet Intern Med 25:83-9. 2011
    ..Responsiveness of β-cells to arginine persists the longest during diabetes progression, making the intravenous arginine stimulation test (IVAST) a useful tool to assess residual insulin and glucagon secretion...
  7. doi request reprint Evaluation of a novel real-time continuous glucose-monitoring system for use in cats
    S Moretti
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstr 260, 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    J Vet Intern Med 24:120-6. 2010
    ..The Guardian REAL-Time is a continuous glucose-monitoring system (CGMS) recently developed to provide instantaneous interstitial glucose concentrations; the system does not require a monitor being fixed to the animal...
  8. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of cortisol precursors for the diagnosis of pituitary-dependent hypercortisolism in dogs
    N S Sieber-Ruckstuhl
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 260, 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet Rec 162:673-8. 2008
    ..The overlaps between the healthy dogs, the dogs with pdh and the dogs with other diseases suggested that the individual precursor hormones would not be useful as a screening test for hypercortisolism...
  9. doi request reprint Adrenocorticotropic hormone, but not trilostane, causes severe adrenal hemorrhage, vacuolization, and apoptosis in rats
    W A Burkhardt
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, Vetsuisse Faculty University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Domest Anim Endocrinol 40:155-64. 2011
    ..Results of this study support the hypothesis that adrenal gland lesions seen in trilostane-treated dogs are caused by ACTH and not by trilostane...
  10. doi request reprint Subacute endotoxemia induces adipose inflammation and changes in lipid and lipoprotein metabolism in cats
    M Osto
    Institute of Veterinary Physiology, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 260, 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Endocrinology 152:804-15. 2011
    ..Endotoxemia in cats may provide a promising model to study the cross talk between metabolic and inflammatory responses in the development of adipose tissue dysfunction and IR...
  11. doi request reprint Evaluation of baseline cortisol, endogenous ACTH, and cortisol/ACTH ratio to monitor trilostane treatment in dogs with pituitary-dependent hypercortisolism
    W A Burkhardt
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, Vetsuisse Faculty University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    J Vet Intern Med 27:919-23. 2013
    ..Therefore, a monitoring system without a stimulation protocol and with less client expense would be preferable...
  12. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of IGF-1 levels in cats with transient and permanent diabetes mellitus
    N Alt
    Clinic of Small Animal Internal Medicine, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    Res Vet Sci 83:331-5. 2007
    ..Although IGF-1 levels seem to normalize faster in cats with transient diabetes mellitus, measurement is not helpful to predict the course of the disease...
  13. doi request reprint Comparison of 2 doses of recombinant human thyrotropin for thyroid function testing in healthy and suspected hypothyroid dogs
    F S Boretti
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    J Vet Intern Med 23:856-61. 2009
    ..However, the influence of TSH dosage on thyroxine (T4) concentration has not yet been evaluated in suspected hypothyroid dogs...
  14. doi request reprint Salivary cortisol concentrations in healthy dogs and dogs with hypercortisolism
    B Wenger-Riggenbach
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse, Zurich, Switzerland
    J Vet Intern Med 24:551-6. 2010
    ..Measurement of salivary cortisol is a useful diagnostic test for hypercortisolism (HC) in humans...
  15. doi request reprint Effects of iatrogenic hypercortisolism on gallbladder sludge formation and biochemical bile constituents in dogs
    P H Kook
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet J 191:225-30. 2012
    ..A 3-month period of iatrogenic HC does not lead to ultrasonographically detectable gallbladder sludge or to an increase in bile constituents that are commonly implicated in sludge formation in humans...
  16. ncbi request reprint Histological evaluation of the adrenal glands of seven dogs with hyperadrenocorticism treated with trilostane
    C E Reusch
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet Rec 160:219-24. 2007
    ..There were variable degrees of cortical haemorrhage in three of the dogs. In some of the dogs the lesions were severe enough to lead to hypoadrenocorticism...
  17. doi request reprint Microbiologic evaluation of gallbladder bile of healthy dogs and dogs with iatrogenic hypercortisolism: a pilot study
    P H Kook
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstr 260, CH 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    J Vet Intern Med 24:224-8. 2010
    ..In dogs, an association between HC and gallbladder disease recently has been documented, although the role of bacteria remains controversial. Furthermore, there is no information on the gallbladder bile microbial flora in healthy dogs...
  18. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the low-dose dexamethasone suppression test and ultrasonographic measurements of the adrenal glands in cats with diabetes mellitus
    S Kley
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, University of Zurich
    Schweiz Arch Tierheilkd 149:493-500. 2007
    ..Further studies are needed to evaluate if the dexamethasone dosage used in this study is useful to diagnose mild form of hypercortisolism...
  19. doi request reprint Predictors of clinical remission in cats with diabetes mellitus
    E Zini
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    J Vet Intern Med 24:1314-21. 2010
    ..Clinical remission is frequent in cats with well-controlled diabetes mellitus, but few studies explored predictors of this phenomenon...
  20. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary hypertension induced in dogs by hypoxia at different high-altitude levels
    T M Glaus
    Division of Cardiology, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstr 260, CH 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet Res Commun 27:661-70. 2003
    ..Intermittent severe hypoxaemia of around 50 mmHg may not cause erythrocytosis in healthy dogs, even over a prolonged period...
  21. doi request reprint Duration of t4 suppression in hyperthyroid cats treated once and twice daily with transdermal methimazole
    F S Boretti
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    J Vet Intern Med 27:377-81. 2013
    ..There are, however, no studies evaluating the duration of T4 suppression after transdermal methimazole application. Such information would be valuable for therapeutic monitoring...
  22. doi request reprint Evaluation of a new portable glucose meter designed for the use in cats
    E Zini
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, University of Zurich
    Schweiz Arch Tierheilkd 151:448-51. 2009
    ..001) lower. The superior performance of the AlphaTRAK meter supports its use to monitor blood glucose levels in cats...
  23. ncbi request reprint Endogenous TSH in the diagnosis of hypothyroidism in dogs
    F S Boretti
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    Schweiz Arch Tierheilkd 146:183-8. 2004
    ..However, due to the low sensitivity of cTSH assays (60%), it can not be recommended to exclude the disease...
  24. doi request reprint Remission of diabetes mellitus in cats with diabetic ketoacidosis
    N S Sieber-Ruckstuhl
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    J Vet Intern Med 22:1326-32. 2008
    ..Diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) has long been considered a key clinical feature of type-1 diabetes mellitus (DM) in humans although. An increasing number of cases of ketoacidosis have been reported in people with type-2 DM...
  25. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of fructosamine in dogs and cats with hypo- or hyperproteinaemia, azotaemia, hyperlipidaemia and hyperbilirubinaemia
    C E Reusch
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet Rec 148:370-6. 2001
    ..No significant changes in fructosamine were detected in dogs or cats with hyperproteinaemia or hyperbilirubinaemia, or in cats with hyperlipidaemia or azotaemia...
  26. doi request reprint Ultrasonographic evaluation of adrenal glands in dogs with primary hypoadrenocorticism or mimicking diseases
    M Wenger
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, Vetsuisse Faculty University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 260, 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet Rec 167:207-10. 2010
    ..Adrenal ultrasonography may be of diagnostic value in dogs with clinical signs suggestive of primary hypoadrenocorticism, as a left adrenal gland measuring less than 3.2 mm in thickness is strongly suggestive of the disease...
  27. doi request reprint Intensive intravenous infusion of insulin in diabetic cats
    M Hafner
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    J Vet Intern Med 28:1753-9. 2014
    ..Remission occurs in 10-50% of cats with diabetes mellitus (DM). It is assumed that intensive treatment improves β-cell function and increases remission rates...
  28. doi request reprint Diabetes from humans to cats
    M Osto
    Vetsuisse Faculty, Institute of Veterinary Physiology, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    Gen Comp Endocrinol 182:48-53. 2013
    ..This review will briefly summarize major characteristics in the human and the feline disease and where available, point out the current knowledge on similarities and differences...
  29. ncbi request reprint Measurements of growth hormone and insulin-like growth factor 1 in cats with diabetes mellitus
    C E Reusch
    Clinic of Small Animal Internal Medicine, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 260, CH 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet Rec 158:195-200. 2006
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  30. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of an electrolyte analyser for measurement of concentrations of ionized calcium and magnesium in cats
    S Unterer
    Clinic of Small Animal Internal Medicine, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstr 260, CH 8057, Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet Res Commun 29:647-59. 2005
    ..Anaerobically handled serum samples are recommended and, stored at room temperature, they yield accurate results when analysed within 4 h...
  31. ncbi request reprint Thyrotropin-releasing hormone stimulation test to assess thyroid function in severely sick cats
    K Tomsa
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, University Hospital, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    J Vet Intern Med 15:89-93. 2001
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  32. doi request reprint Urinary corticoid concentrations measured by 5 different immunoassays and gas chromatography-mass spectrometry in healthy dogs and dogs with hypercortisolism at home and in the hospital
    L Galeandro
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    J Vet Intern Med 28:1433-41. 2014
    ..Gas chromatography-mass spectrometry (GC-MS) is considered the gold standard for steroid hormone analysis, because it provides a high level of selectivity and accuracy...
  33. doi request reprint Urinary and plasma catecholamines and metanephrines in dogs with pheochromocytoma, hypercortisolism, nonadrenal disease and in healthy dogs
    E Salesov
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    J Vet Intern Med 29:597-602. 2015
    ..In human medicine, it is controversial whether biochemically testing plasma is superior to testing urine...
  34. doi request reprint Addison's disease due to bilateral adrenal malignancy in a dog
    P H Kook
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    J Small Anim Pract 51:333-6. 2010
    ..The final diagnosis was highly anaplastic bilateral adrenal neoplasia. This is the first report of bilateral adrenal malignancy presenting as clinical hypoadrenocorticism in a dog...
  35. doi request reprint Hyperglycaemia but not hyperlipidaemia causes beta cell dysfunction and beta cell loss in the domestic cat
    E Zini
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 260, 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Diabetologia 52:336-46. 2009
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  36. doi request reprint Urinary catecholamine and metadrenaline to creatinine ratios in dogs with a phaeochromocytoma
    P H Kook
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 260, 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet Rec 166:169-74. 2010
    ..Urine normetadrenaline:creatinine ratios may be useful in the diagnosis of canine phaeochromocytomas...
  37. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of clinical signs and causes of lower urinary tract disease in European cats
    B Gerber
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    J Small Anim Pract 46:571-7. 2005
    ..To investigate the clinical signs and causes of lower urinary tract disease (LUTD) in 77 cats...
  38. doi request reprint Renal morphology in cats with diabetes mellitus
    E Zini
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse, Zurich, Switzerland Department of Animal Medicine, Production and Health, University of Padova, Padova, Italy Istituto Veterinario di Novara, Novara, Italy
    Vet Pathol 51:1143-50. 2014
    ..The authors hypothesize that the short life expectancy of diabetic cats may be the main reason for the difference from human diabetics. ..
  39. doi request reprint Use of plasma renin activity to monitor mineralocorticoid treatment in dogs with primary hypoadrenocorticism: desoxycorticosterone versus fludrocortisone
    M E Baumstark
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    J Vet Intern Med 28:1471-8. 2014
    ..Measurement of plasma renin activity (PRA) is the gold standard for monitoring mineralocorticoid treatment in humans with primary hypoadrenocorticism (PH)...
  40. doi request reprint Longitudinal evaluation of serum pancreatic enzymes and ultrasonographic findings in diabetic cats without clinically relevant pancreatitis at diagnosis
    E Zini
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland Department of Animal Medicine, Production and Health, University of Padova, Legnaro, PD, Italy Istituto Veterinario di Novara, Granozzo con Monticello, NO, Italy
    J Vet Intern Med 29:589-96. 2015
    ..Cats with diabetes mellitus can have subclinical pancreatitis but prospective studies to confirm this are lacking. Metabolic control of diabetic cats with pancreatitis is difficult...
  41. doi request reprint Evaluation of aldosterone concentrations in dogs with hypoadrenocorticism
    M E Baumstark
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, Vetsuisse Faculty University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    J Vet Intern Med 28:154-9. 2014
    ..The assumption that the zona glomerulosa and aldosterone secretion in these dogs are normal seems widely accepted; however, aldosterone measurements are missing in most published cases...
  42. doi request reprint Intravesical application of lidocaine and sodium bicarbonate in the treatment of obstructive idiopathic lower urinary tract disease in cats
    L Zezza
    Clinic of Small Animal Internal Medicine, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    J Vet Intern Med 26:526-31. 2012
    ..Interstitial cystitis shares many features in common with feline idiopathic cystitis...
  43. ncbi request reprint Cortisol, aldosterone, cortisol precursor, androgen and endogenous ACTH concentrations in dogs with pituitary-dependant hyperadrenocorticism treated with trilostane
    N S Sieber-Ruckstuhl
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, Vetsuisse Faculty University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 260, 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Domest Anim Endocrinol 31:63-75. 2006
    ....
  44. ncbi request reprint Home monitoring of blood glucose concentration by owners of diabetic dogs
    M Casella
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 260, 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    J Small Anim Pract 44:298-305. 2003
    ..The results of this study indicate that the majority of owners were able and willing to perform long-term monitoring of the blood glucose concentrations of their dogs...
  45. ncbi request reprint Quantitative real-time PCR for the measurement of 11beta-HSD1 and 11beta-HSD2 mRNA levels in tissues of healthy dogs
    N S Sieber-Ruckstuhl
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, Clinical Laboratory, Vetsuisse Faculty University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Horm Metab Res 39:548-54. 2007
    ....
  46. ncbi request reprint Effect of long-term adaptation on indirect measurements of systolic blood pressure in conscious untrained beagles
    S Schellenberg
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 260, CH 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet Rec 161:418-21. 2007
    ..Male dogs had higher blood pressures than females on each occasion. The blood pressure readings obtained with one of the oscillometric devices and the Doppler device were comparable and correlated significantly...
  47. doi request reprint Agreement of serum Spec cPL with the 1,2-o-dilauryl-rac-glycero glutaric acid-(6'-methylresorufin) ester (DGGR) lipase assay and with pancreatic ultrasonography in dogs with suspected pancreatitis
    P H Kook
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    J Vet Intern Med 28:863-70. 2014
    ..Its results have not been compared to those of the 1,2-o-dilauryl-rac-glycero-3-glutaric acid-(6'-methylresorufin) ester (DGGR) lipase assay or those of abdominal ultrasonography...
  48. doi request reprint Feasibility and safety of endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration of the pancreas in dogs
    P H Kook
    Vetsuisse Faculty, Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    J Vet Intern Med 26:513-7. 2012
    ..Endoscopic ultrasound (EUS)-guided fine needle aspiration (EUS-FNA) has proven a useful and safe diagnostic tool for assessing pancreatic disease in human medicine. No information about pancreatic EUS-FNA is available in dogs...
  49. ncbi request reprint Comparison of a rapid immunoassay for antibodies to the C6 antigen with conventional tests for antibodies to Borrelia burgdorferi in dogs in Europe
    B Gerber
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet Rec 165:594-7. 2009
    ..The agreement between the tests was better with the samples from the Bernese mountain dogs (k=0.681) than with the samples from the control dogs (k=0.347)...
  50. ncbi request reprint Serum levels of 25-hydroxycholecalciferol and 1,25-dihydroxycholecalciferol in dogs with hypercalcaemia
    B Gerber
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, University of Zurich, Winterthurstrasse 260, CH 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet Res Commun 28:669-80. 2004
    ..5) in control dogs. 25-OH-D3 was significantly lower in dogs with lymphoma, primary hyperparathyroidism and chronic renal failure than in control dogs. 1,25-(OH)2-D3 and 25-OH-D3 are not predictable in dogs with hypercalcaemia...
  51. ncbi request reprint Closure of large patent ductus arteriosus with a self-expanding duct occluder in two dogs
    T M Glaus
    Division of Cardiology, Veterinary Hospital, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 260, CH 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    J Small Anim Pract 43:547-50. 2002
    ..Thus, the ADO is a controlled release implant that also allows occlusion of a large PDA. Its high costs limit its general use in veterinary medicine at the present time...
  52. doi request reprint Wireless Ambulatory Esophageal pH Monitoring in Dogs with Clinical Signs Interpreted as Gastroesophageal Reflux
    P H Kook
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    J Vet Intern Med 28:1716-23. 2014
    ..Although gastroesophageal reflux (GER) often is assumed to be causative for upper gastrointestinal and respiratory signs in dogs, no attempts have been made to verify this assumption...
  53. doi request reprint Effects of the glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) analogues exenatide, exenatide extended-release, and of the dipeptidylpeptidase-4 (DPP-4) inhibitor sitagliptin on glucose metabolism in healthy cats
    I Padrutt
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstr 260, 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Res Vet Sci 99:23-9. 2015
    ..The tested drugs are safe to use in cats and enhance insulin secretion. Incretin-based therapy may be beneficial in cats with diabetes mellitus. ..
  54. doi request reprint Comparison of two treatment regimens with trilostane in dogs with pituitary-dependent hyperadrenocorticism
    C Braun
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    Schweiz Arch Tierheilkd 155:551-8. 2013
    ..Intermittent discontinuation was necessary in 25 and 10 % of dogs of group 1 and 2, respectively. We conclude that dosing per kg BW results in comparable clinical improvement, decrease in cortisol, but lower risk of side effects. ..
  55. doi request reprint Agreement of the serum Spec fPL™ and 1,2-o-dilauryl-rac-glycero-3-glutaric acid-(6'-methylresorufin) ester lipase assay for the determination of serum lipase in cats with suspicion of pancreatitis
    S Oppliger
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    J Vet Intern Med 27:1077-82. 2013
    ..1,2-o-dilauryl-rac-glycero-3-glutaric acid-(6'-methylresorufin) ester (DGGR) assay for the determination of lipase activity has been evaluated in dogs, but no information is available in cats...
  56. ncbi request reprint Serum fructosamine concentrations in dogs with hypothyroidism
    C E Reusch
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet Res Commun 26:531-6. 2002
    ..It is suggested that serum fructosamine concentrations may be high in hypothyroid dogs because of decelerated protein turnover, independent of the blood glucose concentration...
  57. ncbi request reprint Non-invasive measurement of the cardiovascular effects of chronic hypoxaemia on dogs living at moderately high altitude
    T M Glaus
    Division of Cardiology, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 260, CH 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet Rec 152:800-3. 2003
    ..5 (10.4) mmHg. Eight of the control dogs had tricuspid insufficiency, and their derived systolic pulmonary arterial pressure was significantly lower (17.4 [3.9] mmHg)...
  58. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous Crenosoma vulpis infection in 10 dogs: laboratory, radiographic and endoscopic findings
    S Unterer
    Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    Schweiz Arch Tierheilkd 144:174-9. 2002
    ..Fecal examinations with the Baermann technique was the most sensitive method and positive in all 10 dogs. C. vulpis infection has to be considered in the differential diagnosis in dogs of all ages presenting with acute or chronic cough...