Michael J Adkesson

Summary

Affiliation: Saint Louis Zoo
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Toxoplasma gondii inclusions in peripheral blood leukocytes of a red-necked wallaby (Macropus rufogriseus)
    Michael J Adkesson
    Department of Veterinary Clinical Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, IL, USA
    Vet Clin Pathol 36:97-100. 2007
  2. ncbi Evaluation of control and treatment of Gongylonema spp. infections in callitrichids
    Michael J Adkesson
    University of Illinois, College of Veterinary Medicine, Urbana, Illinois 61802, USA
    J Zoo Wildl Med 38:27-31. 2007
  3. ncbi Metabolic bone disease in juvenile Humboldt penguins (Spheniscus humboldti): investigation of ionized calcium, parathyroid hormone, and vitamin D3 as diagnostic parameters
    Michael J Adkesson
    University of Illinois, College of Veterinary Medicine, Urbana, Illinois 61802, USA
    J Zoo Wildl Med 38:85-92. 2007
  4. ncbi Ménétrier's disease-like hypertrophic gastritis in two red-capped mangabeys (Cercocebus torquatus)
    Jessica A Emerson
    a Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Illinois, 2001 S Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, IL 61802, USA
    Vet Q 34:29-36. 2014
  5. ncbi Multifocal Cryptococcus neoformans var. neoforms: infection, treatment, and monitoring by serial computed tomography in a Schmidt's red-tailed guenon (Cercopithecus ascanius schmidti)
    Benjamin N Nevitt
    Illinois Zoological and Aquatic Animal Residency Program, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois 61802, USA
    J Zoo Wildl Med 44:728-36. 2013
  6. ncbi Dilated ureters, renal dysplasia, and chronic renal failure in an African elephant (Loxodonta africana)
    Gwen Jankowski
    Chicago Zoological and Aquatic Animal Residency Program, University of Illinois, College of Veterinary Medicine, Urbana, Illinois 61802, USA
    J Zoo Wildl Med 43:153-8. 2012
  7. ncbi Bilateral carpal contracture in a neonatal addax (Addax nasomaculatus)
    Megan K Watson
    University of Illinois, College of Veterinary Medicine, 1008 W Hazelwood Drive, Urbana, Illinois 65102, USA
    J Zoo Wildl Med 44:790-3. 2013
  8. ncbi Cystic endometrial hyperplasia and pyometra in three captive African hunting dogs (Lycaon pictus)
    Gwen Jankowski
    Chicago Zoological and Aquatic Animal Residency Program, University of Illinois, College of Veterinary Medicine, Urbana, Illinois 61802, USA
    J Zoo Wildl Med 43:95-100. 2012
  9. ncbi Medical and surgical management of otitis in captive bongo (Tragelaphus eurycerus)
    Michael J Adkesson
    University of Illinois, Department of Veterinary Clinical Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, 1008 West Hazelwood Drive, Urbana, Illinois 61802, USA
    J Zoo Wildl Med 40:332-43. 2009
  10. ncbi Atoxoplasmosis in tanagers
    Michael J Adkesson
    University of Illinois, College of Veterinary Medicine, 1008 West Hazelwood Drive, Urbana, Illinois 61802, USA
    J Zoo Wildl Med 36:265-72. 2005

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Publications12

  1. ncbi Toxoplasma gondii inclusions in peripheral blood leukocytes of a red-necked wallaby (Macropus rufogriseus)
    Michael J Adkesson
    Department of Veterinary Clinical Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, IL, USA
    Vet Clin Pathol 36:97-100. 2007
    ..Parasitemia in this case was attributed to severe, disseminated disease. Careful examination of peripheral blood smears in macropods suspected of toxoplasmosis may be warranted...
  2. ncbi Evaluation of control and treatment of Gongylonema spp. infections in callitrichids
    Michael J Adkesson
    University of Illinois, College of Veterinary Medicine, Urbana, Illinois 61802, USA
    J Zoo Wildl Med 38:27-31. 2007
    ..Until a more sensitive test is available, further comparison studies on treatment regimes will be difficult and likely unrewarding...
  3. ncbi Metabolic bone disease in juvenile Humboldt penguins (Spheniscus humboldti): investigation of ionized calcium, parathyroid hormone, and vitamin D3 as diagnostic parameters
    Michael J Adkesson
    University of Illinois, College of Veterinary Medicine, Urbana, Illinois 61802, USA
    J Zoo Wildl Med 38:85-92. 2007
    ..7 +/- 2.4 nmol/L, respectively. These results are near the minimal functional detectable limits of the assays; raising uncertainty about the validity and usefulness of currently available PTH and 25-(OH) D3 tests in this species...
  4. ncbi Ménétrier's disease-like hypertrophic gastritis in two red-capped mangabeys (Cercocebus torquatus)
    Jessica A Emerson
    a Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Illinois, 2001 S Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, IL 61802, USA
    Vet Q 34:29-36. 2014
    ..Both aggressive medical and surgical treatments were unrewarding for long-term management of hypertrophic gastropathy in this pair of red-capped mangabeys and resulted in a poor prognosis in these cases. ..
  5. ncbi Multifocal Cryptococcus neoformans var. neoforms: infection, treatment, and monitoring by serial computed tomography in a Schmidt's red-tailed guenon (Cercopithecus ascanius schmidti)
    Benjamin N Nevitt
    Illinois Zoological and Aquatic Animal Residency Program, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois 61802, USA
    J Zoo Wildl Med 44:728-36. 2013
    ..Advanced imaging modalities and serum drug levels were critical to the assessment, monitoring, and treatment of infection in this animal and should be considered for other cases...
  6. ncbi Dilated ureters, renal dysplasia, and chronic renal failure in an African elephant (Loxodonta africana)
    Gwen Jankowski
    Chicago Zoological and Aquatic Animal Residency Program, University of Illinois, College of Veterinary Medicine, Urbana, Illinois 61802, USA
    J Zoo Wildl Med 43:153-8. 2012
    ..Due to rapid clinical decline and grave prognosis, humane euthanasia was elected. Bilateral ureteral dilatation, dysplasia of the right kidney, and chronic nephritis of the left kidney were identified postmortem...
  7. ncbi Bilateral carpal contracture in a neonatal addax (Addax nasomaculatus)
    Megan K Watson
    University of Illinois, College of Veterinary Medicine, 1008 W Hazelwood Drive, Urbana, Illinois 65102, USA
    J Zoo Wildl Med 44:790-3. 2013
    ..Postmortem examination confirmed soft-tissue contracture of the forelimbs. Malposition of the calf in utero was considered a possible cause of the defect...
  8. ncbi Cystic endometrial hyperplasia and pyometra in three captive African hunting dogs (Lycaon pictus)
    Gwen Jankowski
    Chicago Zoological and Aquatic Animal Residency Program, University of Illinois, College of Veterinary Medicine, Urbana, Illinois 61802, USA
    J Zoo Wildl Med 43:95-100. 2012
    ..Cystic endometrial hyperplasia, pyometra, and uterine neoplasia have rarely been diagnosed in exotic canids; however, they should be considered as differential diagnoses in intact bitches that present with suspected reproductive disease...
  9. ncbi Medical and surgical management of otitis in captive bongo (Tragelaphus eurycerus)
    Michael J Adkesson
    University of Illinois, Department of Veterinary Clinical Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, 1008 West Hazelwood Drive, Urbana, Illinois 61802, USA
    J Zoo Wildl Med 40:332-43. 2009
    ..Surgery was successful in providing complete clinical resolution of the otitis and is recommended for severe cases that fail to respond to less invasive management...
  10. ncbi Atoxoplasmosis in tanagers
    Michael J Adkesson
    University of Illinois, College of Veterinary Medicine, 1008 West Hazelwood Drive, Urbana, Illinois 61802, USA
    J Zoo Wildl Med 36:265-72. 2005
    ..Care should also be taken when housing tanagers in mixed species or in outdoor enclosures because the transmission risks between species have not been well established...
  11. doi Pharmacokinetics of long-acting ceftiofur crystalline-free acid in helmeted guineafowl (Numida meleagris) after a single intramuscular injection
    Kimberlee B Wojick
    Chicago Zoological and Aquatic Animal Residency Program, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Illinois, Urbana, IL 61802, USA
    Am J Vet Res 72:1514-8. 2011
    ..To evaluate the elimination pharmacokinetics of a single i.m. injection of a long-acting ceftiofur preparation (ceftiofur crystalline-free acid [CCFA]) in healthy adult helmeted guineafowl (Numida meleagris)...
  12. ncbi Ileocecocolic strictures in two captive cheetahs (Acinonyx jubatus jubatus)
    Erika K Travis
    Saint Louis Zoo, One Government Drive, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Zoo Wildl Med 38:574-8. 2007
    ..The etiology of the strictures remains undetermined. Intestinal stricture, particularly of the ileocecocolic junction, should be considered as a differential diagnosis for cheetahs with nonspecific gastrointestinal signs...