B Puschner

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis and approach to poisoning in the horse
    B Puschner
    California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory System, Toxicology Laboratory, University of California, Davis, California, USA
    Vet Clin North Am Equine Pract 17:399-409. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis of anatoxin-a poisoning in dogs from North America
    Birgit Puschner
    California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory System, Toxicology Laboratory, University of California, West Health Sciences Drive, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 20:89-92. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Toxicosis caused by melamine and cyanuric acid in dogs and cats: uncovering the mystery and subsequent global implications
    Birgit Puschner
    Department of Molecular Biosciences, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, 95616, USA
    Clin Lab Med 31:181-99. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Bromethalin poisoning in a raccoon (Procyon lotor): diagnostic considerations and relevance to nontarget wildlife
    Adrienne C Bautista
    1Birgit Puschner, California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory, 620 West Health Sciences Drive, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California Davis, Davis, CA 95616
    J Vet Diagn Invest 26:154-7. 2014
  5. doi request reprint Mushroom poisoning cases in dogs and cats: diagnosis and treatment of hepatotoxic, neurotoxic, gastroenterotoxic, nephrotoxic, and muscarinic mushrooms
    Birgit Puschner
    Department of Molecular Biosciences, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, 1120 Haring Hall, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Vet Clin North Am Small Anim Pract 42:375-87, viii. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Thallium toxicosis in a dog consequent to ingestion of Mycoplasma agar plates
    Birgit Puschner
    Department of Molecular Biosciences and California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory, School of Veterinary Medicine, 1120 Haring Hall, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 24:227-30. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Treatment and diagnosis of a dog with fulminant neurological deterioration due to anatoxin--a intoxication
    Birgit Puschner
    California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory System Toxicology Laboratory, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    J Vet Emerg Crit Care (San Antonio) 20:518-22. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Assessment of melamine and cyanuric acid toxicity in cats
    Birgit Puschner
    California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory System, Toxicology Laboratory, University of California, West Health Science Drive, Davis, CA, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 19:616-24. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis of Amanita toxicosis in a dog with acute hepatic necrosis
    Birgit Puschner
    California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory System, Toxicology Laboratory, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, West Health Science Drive, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 19:312-7. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Mycotoxins
    Birgit Puschner
    California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory System, Toxicology Laboratory, University of California, West Health Sciences Drive, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Vet Clin North Am Small Anim Pract 32:409-19. 2002

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  1. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis and approach to poisoning in the horse
    B Puschner
    California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory System, Toxicology Laboratory, University of California, Davis, California, USA
    Vet Clin North Am Equine Pract 17:399-409. 2001
    ..Consultation with a veterinary toxicologist aids in the follow-up of a poisoning case and can help to provide a thorough background to assist in preventing reoccurrence...
  2. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis of anatoxin-a poisoning in dogs from North America
    Birgit Puschner
    California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory System, Toxicology Laboratory, University of California, West Health Sciences Drive, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 20:89-92. 2008
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  3. doi request reprint Toxicosis caused by melamine and cyanuric acid in dogs and cats: uncovering the mystery and subsequent global implications
    Birgit Puschner
    Department of Molecular Biosciences, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, 95616, USA
    Clin Lab Med 31:181-99. 2011
    ..Management of these outbreaks depends on the collaboration of veterinary and human laboratories and clinics, government agencies, academic institutions, and food industries, along with prompt communication and sharing of data...
  4. ncbi request reprint Bromethalin poisoning in a raccoon (Procyon lotor): diagnostic considerations and relevance to nontarget wildlife
    Adrienne C Bautista
    1Birgit Puschner, California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory, 620 West Health Sciences Drive, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California Davis, Davis, CA 95616
    J Vet Diagn Invest 26:154-7. 2014
    ..Adipose tissue is the tissue of choice and can be easily harvested from a live or deceased animal to help confirm or rule out bromethalin exposure or intoxication. ..
  5. doi request reprint Mushroom poisoning cases in dogs and cats: diagnosis and treatment of hepatotoxic, neurotoxic, gastroenterotoxic, nephrotoxic, and muscarinic mushrooms
    Birgit Puschner
    Department of Molecular Biosciences, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, 1120 Haring Hall, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Vet Clin North Am Small Anim Pract 42:375-87, viii. 2012
    ..Mushroom intoxications require tremendous efforts from clinicians and toxicologists in terms of making a diagnosis and treatment, and management is challenging...
  6. doi request reprint Thallium toxicosis in a dog consequent to ingestion of Mycoplasma agar plates
    Birgit Puschner
    Department of Molecular Biosciences and California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory, School of Veterinary Medicine, 1120 Haring Hall, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 24:227-30. 2012
    ..The postexposure blood and hair thallium concentrations reported in this case are useful data for diagnosticians investigating dogs with potential thallium poisoning...
  7. doi request reprint Treatment and diagnosis of a dog with fulminant neurological deterioration due to anatoxin--a intoxication
    Birgit Puschner
    California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory System Toxicology Laboratory, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    J Vet Emerg Crit Care (San Antonio) 20:518-22. 2010
    ..To describe the clinical features, treatment, diagnostic work-up, and outcome of a dog with acute neurologic signs subsequent to algal toxin exposure...
  8. ncbi request reprint Assessment of melamine and cyanuric acid toxicity in cats
    Birgit Puschner
    California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory System, Toxicology Laboratory, University of California, West Health Science Drive, Davis, CA, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 19:616-24. 2007
    ..The results demonstrate that the combination of melamine and cyanuric acid is responsible for acute renal failure in cats...
  9. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis of Amanita toxicosis in a dog with acute hepatic necrosis
    Birgit Puschner
    California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory System, Toxicology Laboratory, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, West Health Science Drive, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 19:312-7. 2007
    ..Although hepatotoxic mushroom poisoning has been documented in dogs before, confirmatory techniques for biologic specimens have not been used previously in diagnostic investigations...
  10. ncbi request reprint Mycotoxins
    Birgit Puschner
    California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory System, Toxicology Laboratory, University of California, West Health Sciences Drive, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Vet Clin North Am Small Anim Pract 32:409-19. 2002
    ..In most cases, clinical examination, clinical pathologic testing, and analytical chemistry analysis of suspect feed are necessary to reach a diagnosis...
  11. ncbi request reprint Copper toxicosis in a dairy goat herd
    Jennifer Cornish
    Department of Medicine and Epidemiology, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 231:586-9. 2007
    ..A closed herd of 400 mixed-breed dairy goats was examined because of a decrease in milk production and increase in mortality rate. Nine animals had died within a 1-month period...
  12. ncbi request reprint Multiresidue screen for cardiotoxins by two-dimensional thin-layer chromatography
    D M Holstege
    Toxicology Laboratory, California Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory System, University of California, Davis, California 95616, USA
    J Agric Food Chem 48:60-4. 2000
    ..The diagnostic utility of the method was tested by analyzing samples submitted to the veterinary toxicology laboratory...
  13. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis of zinc phosphide poisoning in chickens using a new analytical approach
    Asheesh K Tiwary
    California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory System, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Avian Dis 49:288-91. 2005
    ..It was also found that the determination of zinc concentrations in liver or kidney tissue or stomach contents is not a reliable indicator of zinc phosphide poisoning...
  14. doi request reprint Evaluation of the toxicity of Adonis aestivalis in sheep
    L W Woods
    California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory System, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, PO Box 1770, Davis, CA 95617, USA
    Vet Rec 168:49. 2011
    ..No gross or microscopic lesions were seen when the ewes were examined postmortem at the end of the study...
  15. ncbi request reprint Determination of grayanotoxins in biological samples by LC-MS/MS
    D M Holstege
    California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory System, Toxicology Laboratory, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    J Agric Food Chem 49:1648-51. 2001
    ..The diagnostic utility of the method was tested by analyzing samples submitted to the veterinary toxicology laboratory...
  16. doi request reprint Ronidazole toxicosis in 3 society finches (Lonchura striata)
    L W Woods
    California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory System, School of Veterinary Medicine, Davis, CA 95617 1770, USA
    Vet Pathol 47:231-5. 2010
    ..Ronidazole was detected in the liver tissue at 2,700 ng/g (wet weight), and 2-hydroxymethyl-1-methyl-5-nitroimidazole was detected at 140 ng/g (wet weight)...
  17. ncbi request reprint Summer pheasant's eye (Adonis aestivalis) poisoning in three horses
    L W Woods
    California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory System, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, PO Box 1770, Davis, CA 95617 1770, USA
    Vet Pathol 41:215-20. 2004
    ..Although Adonis spp. contain cardiac glycosides, cardiac lesions have not previously been described in livestock associated with consumption of adonis, and this is the first report of adonis toxicosis in North America...
  18. doi request reprint Preliminary study to assess mycotoxin concentrations in whole corn in the California feed supply
    N D Krout-Greenberg
    Nutritional Biology Graduate Group, University of California, Davis 95616, USA
    J Dairy Sci 96:2705-12. 2013
    ..Ochratoxins, T-2 toxins, and zearalenone were not detected in any samples of whole corn. Fumonisins were the most prevalent mycotoxins found...
  19. pmc Death by caffeine: presumptive malicious poisoning of a dog by incorporation in ground meat
    S N Tawde
    California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California Davis, West Health Sciences Drive, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    J Med Toxicol 8:436-40. 2012
    ..When presented to a veterinary clinic, plasma ethylene glycol (EG) testing was positive, and the dog was given ethanol and lactated Ringer's solution intravenously. Approximately 11 h postexposure the dog died...
  20. doi request reprint In vitro study of the effectiveness of three commercial adsorbents for binding oleander toxins
    Asheesh K Tiwary
    California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory System, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, West Health Sciences Drive, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Clin Toxicol (Phila) 47:213-8. 2009
    ..Bio-Sponge has been used to prevent gastrointestinal absorption of oleander toxins in livestock but the efficacy of activated charcoal and Bio-Sponge for adsorbing oleandrin and oleandrigenin has not yet been studied...
  21. doi request reprint Diagnostic determination of melamine and related compounds in kidney tissue by liquid chromatography/tandem mass spectrometry
    Michael S Filigenzi
    California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory System, Toxicology Laboratory University of California, Davis, California 95616, USA
    J Agric Food Chem 56:7593-9. 2008
    ..This method was successfully used for routine postmortem diagnosis of melamine toxicosis in animals. Melamine was also detected by this method in paraffin-embedded tissue from animals suspected to have died of melamine toxicosis...
  22. ncbi request reprint The determination of melamine in muscle tissue by liquid chromatography/tandem mass spectrometry
    Michael S Filigenzi
    California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory System, Toxicology Laboratory, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Rapid Commun Mass Spectrom 21:4027-32. 2007
    ..The mean recovery for the seven replicates was 83% with 6.5% relative standard deviation and the calculated method detection limit was 1.7 ng/g...
  23. ncbi request reprint Vitamin E and selenium concentrations in month-old beef calves
    John Maas
    Veterinary Medicine Extension, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, 1325 Surge III, Davis, CA, 95616, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 20:86-9. 2008
    ..965), and calf vitamin E was moderately correlated to cow vitamin E (r = 0.605). Calf vitamin E concentrations were consistently lower than cow vitamin E concentrations, and many values would be considered deficient...
  24. ncbi request reprint Amanita mushroom poisoning: efficacy of aggressive treatment of two dogs
    John H Tegzes
    California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory System, Toxicology Laboratory University of California, Davis 95617, USA
    Vet Hum Toxicol 44:96-9. 2002
    ..Death occurred in 1 dog despite aggressive treatment measures including hemoperfusion, while aggressive measures resulted in a favorable outcome in the other dog...
  25. pmc Cervical leiomyoma in an aged goat leading to massive hemorrhage and death
    Francisco A Uzal
    California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory System, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, San Bernardino, San Bernardino, California 92408, USA
    Can Vet J 49:177-9. 2008
    ..Necropsy, histologic examination, and immunohistochemical staining revealed the presence of a leiomyoma that originated from the uterine cervix, occupied most of the vaginal lumen, and had a bleeding, frayed artery in the caudal end...
  26. ncbi request reprint Bilateral malacia associated with sodium poisoning in turkey poults
    Rocio Crespo
    California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory System Fresno Branch, University of California, Davis, 2789 S Orange Avenue, Fresno, CA 93725, USA
    Avian Dis 52:179-82. 2008
    ..This case investigation demonstrated that sodium analysis of brain and liver are diagnostically useful when confirming sodium poisoning in young turkeys...
  27. ncbi request reprint Interaction of ionophore and vitamin E in knockdown syndrome of turkeys
    Rocio Crespo
    California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory, University of California Davis, Fresno, CA 93725, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 20:472-6. 2008
    ..The current study also suggests that monensin in the feed could induce lower concentrations of vitamin E in the liver of turkeys and can predispose the turkeys to knockdown syndrome...
  28. ncbi request reprint Using roquefortine C as a biomarker for penitrem A intoxication
    Asheesh K Tiwary
    California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory System, Toxicology Laboratory, University of California, West Health Science Drive, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 21:237-9. 2009
    ..In conclusion, roquefortine C can serve as a sensitive biomarker for penitrem A intoxication, but the clinical presentation needs to be considered for proper interpretation of its detection in the absence of penitrem A...
  29. ncbi request reprint Determination of alpha-amanitin in serum and liver by multistage linear ion trap mass spectrometry
    Michael S Filigenzi
    California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory System, Toxicology Laboratory, University of California, Davis, California 95616, USA
    J Agric Food Chem 55:2784-90. 2007
    ..50 ng/g. This is the first report of a positive mass spectrometric identification and quantitation of alpha-amanitin in serum and liver from suspect human and animal intoxications...
  30. ncbi request reprint Coronary artery rupture in male commercial turkeys
    H L Shivaprasad
    Fresno Branch, University of California, Davis, Fresno CA 93725, USA
    Avian Pathol 33:226-32. 2004
    ..Genetic diseases such as connective tissue disorders of the elastin and/or collagen were also considered as possible causes...
  31. ncbi request reprint Determination of strophanthidin in ingesta and plant material by LC-MS/MS
    Michael S Filigenzi
    California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory System, University of California, Davis, California 95616, USA
    J Agric Food Chem 52:2174-8. 2004
    ..075 microg/g, and the limit of quantitation was calculated to be 0.24 microg/g for strophanthidin in control rumen samples. This method was used in diagnostic investigations to confirm fatal strophanthidin glycoside poisonings in horses...
  32. ncbi request reprint Determination of oleandrin in tissues and biological fluids by liquid chromatography-electrospray tandem mass spectrometry
    Elizabeth R Tor
    California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory System, Toxicology Laboratory, University of California, Davis, California 95616, USA
    J Agric Food Chem 53:4322-5. 2005
    ..The sensitivity and specificity of the LC-MS/MS analysis enables it to be the method of choice for toxicological investigations of oleander poisoning...
  33. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis of Taxus (yew) poisoning in a horse
    Asheesh K Tiwary
    California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory System, University of California Davis, West Health Science Drive, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 17:252-5. 2005
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint Rapid determination of domoic acid in serum and urine by liquid chromatography-electrospray tandem mass spectrometry
    Elizabeth R Tor
    Toxicology Laboratory, California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory System, University of California, Davis, California 95616, USA
    J Agric Food Chem 51:1791-6. 2003
    ..The diagnostic utility of the method was tested by analyzing samples from live animals showing clinical signs suggestive of domoic acid poisoning submitted to the veterinary toxicology laboratory...
  35. ncbi request reprint LC-MS/MS screen for penitrem A and roquefortine C in serum and urine samples
    Elizabeth R Tor
    California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory System, Toxicology Laboratory, University of California, Davis, California 95616, USA
    Anal Chem 78:4624-9. 2006
    ..This is the first report of a positive mass spectrometric identification and quantitation of both compounds in urine and serum samples from dog intoxication cases...
  36. ncbi request reprint Toxic mushrooms
    John H Tegzes
    California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory System, Toxicology Laboratory, University of California, West Health Sciences Drive, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Vet Clin North Am Small Anim Pract 32:397-407. 2002
    ..Collection of the toxicologic minimum database and gastrointestinal decontamination are important in all cases where mushroom ingestion is suspected...
  37. ncbi request reprint A double-blind block randomized clinical trial on the effect of zinc as a treatment for diarrhea in neonatal Holstein calves under natural challenge conditions
    A D Glover
    Veterinary Medicine Teaching and Research Center, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, 18830 Road 112, Tulare, CA 93274, United States
    Prev Vet Med 112:338-47. 2013
    ..5 d vs. 9.7 d). The current trial identified clinically important findings that warrant further research to investigate zinc's therapeutic effect for calf diarrhea...
  38. ncbi request reprint Grayanotoxin poisoning in three goats
    B Puschner
    California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis 95616, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 218:573-5, 527-8. 2001
    ..Rhododendron poisoning should be considered in animals with clinical evidence of gastrointestinal tract irritation, cardiac arrhythmias, and neurologic signs...
  39. ncbi request reprint Influence of age, sex, and production class on liver zinc concentration in calves
    Birgit Puschner
    Toxicology Laboratory, California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory System, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 16:278-82. 2004
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  40. ncbi request reprint Gossypol toxicosis in a dog consequent to ingestion of cottonseed bedding
    Francisco A Uzal
    California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory System, University of California, San Bernadino, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 17:626-9. 2005
    ..This first documented case of gossypol poisoning in a dog, caused by the ingestion of cottonseed bedding, demonstrates how specific toxicological analysis is crucial in reaching an accurate diagnosis...
  41. doi request reprint Oleander intoxication in New World camelids: 12 cases (1995-2006)
    Tania A Kozikowski
    Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 235:305-10. 2009
    ..To characterize the clinical and clinicopathologic effects and evaluate outcome associated with oleander toxicosis in New World camelids...
  42. ncbi request reprint Temporal and Geographic Clustering of Polyomavirus-Associated Olfactory Tumors in 10 Free-Ranging Raccoons (Procyon lotor)
    F Giannitti
    School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
    Vet Pathol . 2013
    ..In addition, expression of the viral protein T antigen was detected in all tumors containing the viral sequences. We discuss the potential role of raccoon polyomavirus as an oncogenic virus...
  43. ncbi request reprint Serum fluoride concentrations, biochemical and histopathological changes associated with prolonged sevoflurane anaesthesia in horses
    B Driessen
    Department of Surgical and Radiological Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California Davis, 95616, USA
    J Vet Med A Physiol Pathol Clin Med 49:337-47. 2002
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  44. ncbi request reprint Myopathy in brown pelicans (Pelicanus occidentalis) associated with rancid feed
    H L Shivaprasad
    California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory System, University of California, Davis, Fresno 93725, USA
    Vet Rec 150:307-11. 2002
    ..5 iu/kg (normal 20 to 30 iu/kg). It was concluded that the myopathy was probably caused by vitamin E deficiency due to feeding the pelicans a rancid diet...
  45. ncbi request reprint Cyanide toxicosis in goats after ingestion of California Holly (Heteromeles arbutifolia)
    John H Tegzes
    California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory System Toxicology Laboratory, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 15:478-80. 2003
    ..This study describes a case that resulted in significant morbidity and mortality in a herd of goats after exposure to California holly (Heteromeles arbutifolia)...
  46. ncbi request reprint Influence of age and production type on liver copper concentrations in calves
    Birgit Puschner
    California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory System, Toxicology Laboratory, University of California, West Health Sciences Drive, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 16:382-7. 2004
    ....
  47. doi request reprint Assessment of vitamin E concentrations in serum and cerebrospinal fluid of horses following oral administration of vitamin E
    Jamie K Higgins
    Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Am J Vet Res 69:785-90. 2008
    ..To determine concentrations of alpha-tocopherol in serum and CSF of healthy horses following administration of supplemental vitamin E in feed...
  48. pmc Necrotizing enterocolitis and death in a goat kid associated with enterotoxin (CPE)-producing Clostridium perfringens type A
    Mariano E Fernandez Miyakawa
    California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory System, University of California Davis, San Bernardino Branch, Calfornia 92408, USA
    Can Vet J 48:1266-9. 2007
    ..Isolation of Clostridium perfringens type A secreting enterotoxin (CPE) and presence of CPE in the small intestine suggest that CPE contributed to the death of this kid...
  49. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the toxicity of Adonis aestivalis in calves
    Leslie W Woods
    California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory System, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 19:581-5. 2007
    ..Based on the results of this study, cattle do not appear to be as susceptible to toxicosis from A. aestivalis as other species, such as horses and pigs...
  50. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic exercise: hemolysis and sudden death in lambs
    F Giannitti
    620 West Health Sciences Drive, Davis, CA 95616, USA Email
    Vet Pathol 51:624-7. 2014
    ..The differential diagnoses and diagnostic workup to achieve the diagnosis are briefly discussed...
  51. ncbi request reprint Vitamin A deficiency in turkey poults
    P L Cortes
    California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory System CAHFS, University of California, Fresno Branch, 2789 South Orange Avenue, Fresno, CA 93725, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 18:489-94. 2006
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  52. ncbi request reprint Effects of oral tetrachlorvinphos fly control (Equitrol) administration in horses: physiological and behavioural findings
    J Berger
    Behaviour Service, Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital, University of California, Davis, California 95616, USA
    Vet Res Commun 32:75-92. 2008
    ..No changes were detected in physiological or neurological parameters, immune markers or thyroid hormones in treated (n=6) or control (n=4) horses during the course of the study...
  53. ncbi request reprint Screening and mass spectral confirmation of beta-lactam antibiotic residues in milk using LC-MS/MS
    D M Holstege
    California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory System, Toxicology Laboratory, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    J Agric Food Chem 50:406-11. 2002
    ..2 ng/mL (ampicillin), 0.4 ng/mL (ceftiofur), 0.8 ng/mL (cephapirin), 1 ng/mL (amoxicillin and penicillin G), and 2 ng/mL (cloxacillin and penicillin V) using a nominal sample size of 5 mL...
  54. doi request reprint Short communication: Attempts to identify Clostridium botulinum toxin in milk from three experimentally intoxicated Holstein cows
    R B Moeller
    California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory, University of California, Tulare 93274, USA
    J Dairy Sci 92:2529-33. 2009
    ..From these results, it appears that Clostridium botulinum type C toxin does not cross from the blood to the milk in detectable concentrations...
  55. ncbi request reprint Coma and apnea in a dog with hydroxyzine toxicosis
    John H Tegzes
    California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory System, University of California, Davis 95617, USA
    Vet Hum Toxicol 44:24-6. 2002
    ..The positive outcome justifies critical care of similarly exposed animals. Veterinarians should be aware of the potential for coma and apnea secondary to hydroxyzine exposure...
  56. ncbi request reprint Acute lead toxicosis in a harbor seal (Phoca vitulina richardsi) consequent to ingestion of a lead fishing sinker
    Tanja S Zabka
    Anatomic Pathology Service, Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital, University of California, Davis, California 95616, USA
    J Wildl Dis 42:651-7. 2006
    ..66 ppm), and postmortem tissues (84 ppm, wet weight liver). This first documented case of lead toxicosis in a wild marine mammal demonstrates an additional way in which human fishing activities can harm marine mammals...
  57. ncbi request reprint Diterpenoid alkaloid toxicosis in cattle in the Swiss Alps
    Birgit Puschner
    California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory System Toxicology Laboratory, University of California, Davis 95616, USA
    Vet Hum Toxicol 44:8-10. 2002
    ..The findings ofditerpenoid alkaloids in the gastrointestinal contents confirmed exposure to Delphinium and Aconitum spp, possibly resulting in sudden death...
  58. doi request reprint Retinopathy associated with ivermectin toxicosis in two dogs
    Patrick J Kenny
    William R Pritchard Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 233:279-84. 2008
    ..Both dogs had mild obtundation and mydriasis in both eyes. It was thought that dog 1 may have ingested ivermectin; dog 2 had been treated with ivermectin for demodectic mange...
  59. ncbi request reprint The correlation of potassium content and moisture in bovine liver samples analyzed for trace mineral concentrations
    Taylor P Ludwick
    Agricultural and Environmental Chemistry Graduate Group, Department of Environmental Toxicology, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 20:314-20. 2008
    ..4x(-0.952). An exponent of -1 is predicted by conservation of potassium mass. These findings have practical significance in maintaining and improving cattle growth, health, reproduction, and food safety...
  60. ncbi request reprint Management of an ingested lead foreign body in an Amazon parrot
    Shannon M Riggs
    California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory System, Toxicology Laboratory, One Shields Avenue, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Vet Hum Toxicol 44:345-8. 2002
    ..However, this Amazon parrot was fed portions of game birds that contained lead shots within their muscles, which is a common source of secondary lead poisoning in raptors...
  61. ncbi request reprint Effects of desflurane and mode of ventilation on cardiovascular and respiratory functions and clinicopathologic variables in horses
    Eugene P Steffey
    Department of Surgical and Radiological Science, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Am J Vet Res 66:669-77. 2005
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  62. ncbi request reprint Effects of sevoflurane dose and mode of ventilation on cardiopulmonary function and blood biochemical variables in horses
    Eugene P Steffey
    Department of Surgical and Radiological Science, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Am J Vet Res 66:606-14. 2005
    ..To quantitate effects of dose of sevoflurane and mode of ventilation on cardiovascular and respiratory function in horses and identify changes in serum biochemical values associated with sevoflurane anesthesia...
  63. ncbi request reprint Determination of the median toxic dose of type C botulinum toxin in lactating dairy cows
    Robert B Moeller
    California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory System, Tulare Laboratory, University of California, 18830 Road 112, Tulare, CA 93274, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 15:523-6. 2003
    ..The mouse protection bioassay and the immunostick ELISA for type C botulinum toxin failed to identify the presence of the toxin in the serum, blood, and milk samples taken from all 7 animals...
  64. ncbi request reprint Tissue heavy metal concentrations of stranded California sea lions (Zalophus californianus) in Southern California
    Erin R Harper
    SeaWorld San Diego, San Diego, CA 92109, USA
    Environ Pollut 147:677-82. 2007
    ..This is the largest study of tissue heavy metal concentrations in California sea lions to date. These data demonstrate how passive monitoring of stranded animals can provide insight into environmental impacts on marine mammals...
  65. 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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  66. ncbi request reprint Outbreaks of renal failure associated with melamine and cyanuric acid in dogs and cats in 2004 and 2007
    Cathy A Brown
    Athens Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 19:525-31. 2007
    ..These results indicate that the pet food-associated renal failure outbreaks in 2004 and 2007 share identical clinical, histologic, and toxicologic findings, providing compelling evidence that they share the same causation...
  67. doi request reprint Assessment of acute injuries, exposure to environmental toxins, and five-year health surveillance of New York Police Department working dogs following the September 11, 2001, World Trade Center terrorist attack
    Philip R Fox
    Caspary Institute of the Animal Medical Center, 510 E 62nd Street, New York, NY 10065, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 233:48-59. 2008
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