M A Miller

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Affiliation: Purdue University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Extraskeletal osteosarcoma associated with retained surgical sponge in a dog
    Margaret A Miller
    Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, School of Veterinary Medicine, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 18:224-8. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Interstitial cell tumor and Sertoli cell tumor in the testis of a cat
    M A Miller
    Department of Veterinary Pathology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Vet Pathol 44:394-7. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Correlation of pituitary histomorphometry with adrenocorticotrophic hormone response to domperidone administration in the diagnosis of equine pituitary pars intermedia dysfunction
    M A Miller
    Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory, Department of Comparative Pathobiology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Vet Pathol 45:26-38. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Mandibular ossifying fibroma in a dog
    M A Miller
    Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory, Purdue University, 406 S University Street, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Vet Pathol 45:203-6. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Synovial hemangioma in the stifle joint of a dog
    M A Miller
    Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory, Department of Veterinary Pathology, Purdue University, 406 S University St, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Vet Pathol 44:240-3. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Immunohistochemical evaluation of GATA-4 in canine testicular tumors
    J A Ramos-Vara
    Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory, Purdue University, 406 South University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Vet Pathol 46:893-6. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Immunohistochemical detection of CD34, E-cadherin, claudin-1, glucose transporter 1, laminin, and protein gene product 9.5 in 28 canine and 8 feline meningiomas
    J A Ramos-Vara
    Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory, Purdue University, 406 South University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Vet Pathol 47:725-37. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Immunohistochemical expression of E-cadherin does not distinguish canine cutaneous histiocytoma from other canine round cell tumors
    J A Ramos-Vara
    Department of Comparative Pathobiology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Vet Pathol 48:758-63. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Immunohistochemical detection of multiple myeloma 1/interferon regulatory factor 4 (MUM1/IRF-4) in canine plasmacytoma: comparison with CD79a and CD20
    J A Ramos-Vara
    Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory, Purdue University, 406 South University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Vet Pathol 44:875-84. 2007
  10. pmc Effects of prolonged formalin fixation on diagnostic immunohistochemistry in domestic animals
    Joshua D Webster
    Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory, Department of Comparative Pathobiology, School of Veterinary Medicine, Purdue University, 406 S University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    J Histochem Cytochem 57:753-61. 2009

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  1. ncbi request reprint Extraskeletal osteosarcoma associated with retained surgical sponge in a dog
    Margaret A Miller
    Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, School of Veterinary Medicine, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 18:224-8. 2006
    ..Three months after surgical excision, the dog was euthanized because of local recurrence of the mass along with lameness and decreased appetite...
  2. ncbi request reprint Interstitial cell tumor and Sertoli cell tumor in the testis of a cat
    M A Miller
    Department of Veterinary Pathology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Vet Pathol 44:394-7. 2007
    ..Neither tumor had metastasized. The right testis was never found and was presumed to have been removed during the reported castration procedure...
  3. ncbi request reprint Correlation of pituitary histomorphometry with adrenocorticotrophic hormone response to domperidone administration in the diagnosis of equine pituitary pars intermedia dysfunction
    M A Miller
    Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory, Department of Comparative Pathobiology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Vet Pathol 45:26-38. 2008
    ..3 years, 128.0 pg/ml, 0.87 cm(2); grade 5 (adenoma), n = 4, 24.9 years, 720.5 pg/ml, 2.1 cm(2). Results suggest that horses with pituitary histologic grade > or =3 respond to domperidone with increased plasma ACTH concentration...
  4. doi request reprint Mandibular ossifying fibroma in a dog
    M A Miller
    Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory, Purdue University, 406 S University Street, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Vet Pathol 45:203-6. 2008
    ..Although benign, en bloc excision may be necessary for surgical cure...
  5. ncbi request reprint Synovial hemangioma in the stifle joint of a dog
    M A Miller
    Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory, Department of Veterinary Pathology, Purdue University, 406 S University St, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Vet Pathol 44:240-3. 2007
    ..Synovial hemangioma is a rare benign vascular proliferation in people, most commonly in the knee, and should be included in the differential diagnosis for canine synovial tumors...
  6. ncbi request reprint Immunohistochemical evaluation of GATA-4 in canine testicular tumors
    J A Ramos-Vara
    Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory, Purdue University, 406 South University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Vet Pathol 46:893-6. 2009
    ..GCTs were negative for this marker. Sex cord-stromal cells of MGSCT were also positive. These results indicate that GATA-4 is mainly expressed in sex cord-stromal tumors and not in germ cell tumors of the canine testis...
  7. doi request reprint Immunohistochemical detection of CD34, E-cadherin, claudin-1, glucose transporter 1, laminin, and protein gene product 9.5 in 28 canine and 8 feline meningiomas
    J A Ramos-Vara
    Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory, Purdue University, 406 South University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Vet Pathol 47:725-37. 2010
    ..Further studies with CD34, E-cadherin, and claudin-1 in canine and feline tumors that may mimic meningiomas are needed to determine the adequacy of this approach...
  8. doi request reprint Immunohistochemical expression of E-cadherin does not distinguish canine cutaneous histiocytoma from other canine round cell tumors
    J A Ramos-Vara
    Department of Comparative Pathobiology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Vet Pathol 48:758-63. 2011
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  9. ncbi request reprint Immunohistochemical detection of multiple myeloma 1/interferon regulatory factor 4 (MUM1/IRF-4) in canine plasmacytoma: comparison with CD79a and CD20
    J A Ramos-Vara
    Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory, Purdue University, 406 South University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Vet Pathol 44:875-84. 2007
    ....
  10. pmc Effects of prolonged formalin fixation on diagnostic immunohistochemistry in domestic animals
    Joshua D Webster
    Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory, Department of Comparative Pathobiology, School of Veterinary Medicine, Purdue University, 406 S University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    J Histochem Cytochem 57:753-61. 2009
    ..These results suggest that prolonged formalin fixation has minimal effects on antigen detection for most commonly used antibodies. These results further validate the use of IHC in diagnostic pathology...
  11. doi request reprint Comparison of CD34, CD31, and factor VIII-related antigen immunohistochemical expression in feline vascular neoplasms and CD34 expression in feline nonvascular neoplasms
    R N Jennings
    Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory and Department of Comparative Pathobiology, Purdue University, 406 South University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Vet Pathol 49:532-7. 2012
    ..Given the broad expression of CD34 in mesenchymal neoplasms, this marker has limited diagnostic relevance for vascular neoplasms of cats...
  12. ncbi request reprint Toxoplasmosis in a woodchuck (Marmota monax) and two American red squirrels (Tamiasciurus hudsonicus)
    Dinesh S Bangari
    Department of Comparative Pathobiology, School of Veterinary Medicine, Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 19:705-9. 2007
    ..Because rodents are common near urban settlements, this finding underscores their role as important intermediate hosts for T. gondii...
  13. ncbi request reprint Nocardia tenerifensis genome identification in a cutaneous granuloma of a cat
    Jose A Ramos-Vara
    Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory and Department of Comparative Pathobiology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 19:577-80. 2007
    ..and had the highest sequence homology of 98.2% with Nocardia tenerifensis among Nocardia spp. To the authors' knowledge, this is the first report of detection of N. tenerifensis genome associated with cutaneous nocardiosis in an animal...
  14. ncbi request reprint Glomerulocystic kidney disease in a Belgian Malinois dog: an ultrastructural, immunohistochemical, and lectin-binding study
    Jose A Ramos-Vara
    Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA
    Ultrastruct Pathol 28:33-42. 2004
    ..The presence of parietal podocytes in all cysts suggests that abnormal differentiation may play an important role in the pathogenesis of this type of polycystic kidney disease...
  15. doi request reprint Evaluation of the effects of transendoscopic diode laser palatoplasty on clinical, histologic, magnetic resonance imaging, and biomechanical findings in horses
    Kira C Alkabes
    Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Am J Vet Res 71:575-82. 2010
    ..To determine the effects of diode laser palatoplasty on the soft palate in horses...
  16. ncbi request reprint Comparison of two polymer-based immunohistochemical detection systems: ENVISION+ and ImmPRESS
    Jose A Ramos-Vara
    Purdue University, Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory, School of Veterinary Medicine, 406 South University, West Lafayette, IN 47905, USA
    J Microsc 224:135-9. 2006
    ..The cost of ImmPRESS was 25% lower than for ENVISION+trade mark. Based on these results, ImmPRESS is a good polymer-based detection system for routine immunohistochemistry...
  17. ncbi request reprint Fatal ricin toxicosis in a puppy confirmed by liquid chromatography/mass spectrometry when using ricinine as a marker
    Pamela Mouser
    Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 19:216-20. 2007
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  18. doi request reprint Evaluation of minimally invasive excisional brain biopsy and intracranial brachytherapy catheter placement in dogs
    Rebecca A Packer
    Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Am J Vet Res 72:109-21. 2011
    ..To evaluate a technique for minimally invasive excisional brain biopsy and intracranial brachytherapy catheter placement in dogs...
  19. doi request reprint Immunohistochemical expression of melanocytic antigen PNL2, Melan A, S100, and PGP 9.5 in equine melanocytic neoplasms
    J A Ramos-Vara
    Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory and Department of Comparative Pathbiology, Purdue University, 406 South University St, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA Email
    Vet Pathol 51:161-6. 2014
    ..In summary, antibody PNL2 is a sensitive marker of equine melanocytic neoplasms and is more specific than S100 protein or PGP 9.5. In contrast, the monoclonal antibody to Melan A did not react with any of the equine melanomas. ..
  20. doi request reprint Immunohistochemical evaluation of the effects of paraffin section storage on biomarker stability
    J A Ramos-Vara
    Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory and Department of Comparative Pathobiology, Purdue University, 406 South University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA Email
    Vet Pathol 51:102-9. 2014
    ..In conclusion, light-induced antigen decay (tissue section aging) is antigen dependent and could explain unexpectedly weak or negative immunohistochemical reactions in stored paraffin sections...
  21. doi request reprint Diagnostic exercise. Cerebral mass in a puppy with respiratory distress and progressive neurologic signs
    L T Reed
    Purdue University, Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory, 406 S University St, West Lafayette, IN 47907 Email
    Vet Pathol 47:1116-9. 2010
    ..Concurrent infections included canine distemper, canine adenoviral bronchiolitis, and oral candidiasis. Canine distemper virus probably caused immunosuppression and increased susceptibility to secondary infections...
  22. doi request reprint Metritis, valvular endocarditis, and septicemia by Actinobacillus equuli in a gilt in the United States
    J A Ramos-Vara
    Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory, Purdue University, 406 South University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Vet Pathol 45:495-9. 2008
    ..A. equuli in pigs in the United States has been reported only twice and not, to our knowledge, in the last 30 years. This is the first time that molecular techniques have been used to characterize this organism in FFPE porcine tissues...
  23. ncbi request reprint Effects of prolonged formalin fixation on the immunohistochemical detection of infectious agents in formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded tissues
    J D Webster
    Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory, School of Veterinary Medicine, Purdue University, 406 South University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Vet Pathol 47:529-35. 2010
    ..However, the effects of prolonged fixation depend on the targeted antigen and the selected antibody. The results of this study further validate the utility and reliability of immunohistochemistry in diagnostic pathology...
  24. doi request reprint Immunohistochemical identification of canine melanocytic neoplasms with antibodies to melanocytic antigen PNL2 and tyrosinase: comparison with Melan A
    J A Ramos-Vara
    Department of Comparative Pathbiology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Vet Pathol 48:443-50. 2011
    ..Results indicate that PNL2 is an excellent marker in the identification of canine melanomas and that the sensitivity is close to 100% when used in conjunction with Melan A and tyrosinase...
  25. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and classification of spontaneous mammary intraepithelial lesions in dogs without clinical mammary disease
    P Mouser
    Department of Comparative Pathobiology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Vet Pathol 47:275-84. 2010
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  26. ncbi request reprint Immunohistochemical detection of protein gene product 9.5 (PGP 9.5) in canine epitheliotropic T-cell lymphoma (mycosis fungoides)
    J A Ramos-Vara
    Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Vet Pathol 44:74-9. 2007
    ..This unexpected staining of lymphocytes in mycosis fungoides with an antibody to PGP 9.5 demonstrates its presence in nonneuroendocrine tumors and precludes its use as the sole diagnostic marker in discrete cell tumors in the skin...
  27. pmc Canine intracranial gliomas: relationship between magnetic resonance imaging criteria and tumor type and grade
    R T Bentley
    Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA Electronic address
    Vet J 198:463-71. 2013
    ..Information obtained from the MRI of such dogs can also assist in predicting an astrocytoma or an oligodendroglioma, but no single imaging characteristic allows for a particular tumor type to be ruled out. ..
  28. doi request reprint Correlation of inflammation with adrenocortical atrophy in canine adrenalitis
    C B Frank
    Department of Comparative Pathobiology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    J Comp Pathol 149:268-79. 2013
    ..In contrast, non-lymphoid inflammation was generally part of systemic disease, multifocal and was unaccompanied by severe adrenocortical atrophy...
  29. doi request reprint Encephalitozoon cuniculi-associated placentitis and perinatal death in an alpaca (Lama pacos)
    J D Webster
    Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory, Purdue University, 406 S University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Vet Pathol 45:255-8. 2008
    ..No organisms were detected in tissues other than the placenta. This is the first reported case of E. cuniculi infection in an alpaca...
  30. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of thyroid transcription factor-1 immunohistochemical staining in the differential diagnosis of primary pulmonary tumors of dogs
    J A Ramos-Vara
    Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory, Purdue University, 406 South University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Vet Pathol 42:315-20. 2005
    ..On the basis of our limited studies and the human literature, it appears that MoAb 8G7G3/1 to TTF-1 is a highly specific (with the exception of thyroid tumors) and moderately sensitive marker for canine pulmonary epithelial tumors...
  31. ncbi request reprint Isolation and characterization of Sarcocystis from brain tissue of a free-living southern sea otter (Enhydra lutris nereis) with fatal meningoencephalitis
    M A Miller
    Department of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis 95616-8739, USA
    Parasitol Res 87:252-7. 2001
    ..This isolate (SO SN1), was indistinguishable from S. neurona, based on parasite morphology, antigenic reactivity and molecular characterization...
  32. doi request reprint Radiofrequency-induced thermal inactivation of Toxoplasma gondii oocysts in water
    K E Wainwright
    Department of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
    Zoonoses Public Health 57:74-81. 2010
    ..The impact of factors such as water heating time, cooling time and the volume of water treated must be considered when evaluating the efficacy of RF power for oocyst inactivation...
  33. doi request reprint When tissue antigens and antibodies get along: revisiting the technical aspects of immunohistochemistry--the red, brown, and blue technique
    J A Ramos-Vara
    Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory and Department of Comparative Pathobiology, Purdue University, 406 South University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA Email
    Vet Pathol 51:42-87. 2014
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  34. doi request reprint Cutaneous metastasis of transitional cell carcinoma in 12 dogs
    L T Reed
    Department of Comparative Pathobiology, Purdue University, Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory, 406 S University St, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Vet Pathol 50:676-81. 2013
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  35. ncbi request reprint Testicular interstitial cell tumor and gynecomastia in a rabbit
    K A Maratea
    Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory, School of Veterinary Medicine, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Vet Pathol 44:513-7. 2007
    ..This is the first report of concurrent interstitial cell tumor and gynecomastia in a rabbit and also the first description of gynecomastia in this species...
  36. ncbi request reprint Cutaneous and systemic poxviral disease in red (Tamiasciurus hudsonicus) and gray (Sciurus carolinensis) squirrels
    D S Bangari
    Department of Comparative Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Purdue University, 406 S University Street, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Vet Pathol 46:667-72. 2009
    ..To the authors' knowledge, this is the first report of cutaneous and systemic poxviral disease in American red squirrels with molecular characterization of the squirrel fibroma virus...
  37. ncbi request reprint New genotypes and factors associated with Cryptosporidium detection in mussels (Mytilus spp.) along the California coast
    W A Miller
    School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Int J Parasitol 35:1103-13. 2005
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  38. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of immune responses in horses immunized using a killed Sarcocystis neurona vaccine
    Antoinette E Marsh
    Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    Vet Ther 5:34-42. 2004
    ..neurona encephalitis has been established that allows for reisolation of the pathogen after challenge...
  39. ncbi request reprint Effects of delayed or prolonged fixation on immunohistochemical detection of bovine viral diarrhea virus type I in skin of two persistently infected calves
    Margaret A Miller
    Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 17:461-3. 2005
    ..Samples can be held in formalin at least 36 days, without loss of reactivity. A 1-day delay in fixation caused no loss of reactivity, provided the specimen was refrigerated and protected from desiccation...
  40. ncbi request reprint Phase I clinical trial of the use of zinc phthalocyanine tetrasulfonate as a photosensitizer for photodynamic therapy in dogs
    Antonella Borgatti-Jeffreys
    Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Am J Vet Res 68:399-404. 2007
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  41. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous mammary intraepithelial lesions in dogs--a model of breast cancer
    Elisabetta Antuofermo
    Department of Comparative Pathobiology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:2247-56. 2007
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  42. ncbi request reprint Patterns of mortality in southern sea otters (Enhydra lutris nereis) from 1998-2001
    C Kreuder
    Wildlife Health Center, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, California 95616, USA
    J Wildl Dis 39:495-509. 2003
    ..1% of otters examined. This pattern of mortality, observed predominantly in juvenile and prime-aged adult southern sea otters, has negative implications for the overall health and recovery of this population...
  43. ncbi request reprint Ultrastructural changes and olfactory deficits during 3-methylindole-induced olfactory mucosal necrosis and repair in mice
    Margaret A Miller
    Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Missouri, UMC Veterinary Medfical Diagnostic Laboratory, PO Box 6023, Columbia, MO 65205, USA
    Ultrastruct Pathol 27:13-21. 2003
    ..Though olfactory neurons were initially spared, their absence in the regenerated epithelium explains lingering olfactory deficits in murine 3MI toxicosis...
  44. ncbi request reprint Immunohistochemical analysis of matrix metalloproteinase-1, -3, and -13 in naturally occurring cartilaginous tumors of dogs
    Keiichi Kuroki
    Comparative Orthopaedic Laboratory, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Missouri, Columbia 65211, USA
    Am J Vet Res 63:1285-91. 2002
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  45. ncbi request reprint Heart failure caused by toxoplasmosis in a fennec fox (Fennecus zerda)
    Jack J Kottwitz
    Department of Veterinary Medicine and Surgery, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri 65201, USA
    J Am Anim Hosp Assoc 40:501-7. 2004
    ..Toxoplasma-induced myocarditis should be included in the differential diagnosis of heart failure and retinochoroiditis in the fennec fox...
  46. ncbi request reprint Agreement in histologic assessments of the pituitary pars intermedia in aged horses
    Dianne McFarlane
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Atlantic Veterinary College, University of Prince Edward Island, Charlottetown, PE C1A 4P3, Canada
    Am J Vet Res 66:2055-9. 2005
    ..Sample Population-10 pituitary glands from aged horses...
  47. ncbi request reprint Uterine neoplasia in 13 cats
    Margaret A Miller
    Veterinary Medical Diagnostic Laboratory and Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Missouri, PO Box 6023, Columbia, MO 65205, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 15:515-22. 2003
    ..Metastasis was not detected in any mesenchymal tumor; however, these cats were either euthanized on discovery of the tumor or the tumor was first detected at necropsy...
  48. ncbi request reprint Hypoglycemia and tumor lysis syndrome associated with peritoneal mesothelioma in a horse
    Alison M Lacarrubba
    Department of Veterinary Medicine and Surgery, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Missouri, Columbia 65211, USA
    J Vet Intern Med 20:1018-22. 2006