Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences

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Organization: Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences
Country: Sweden

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  1. pmc Cardiac troponin I levels in canine pyometra
    Ragnvi Hagman
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden
    Acta Vet Scand 49:6. 2007
  2. ncbi Differences in lymphocyte subpopulations and cell counts before and after experimentally induced swine dysentery
    Robert Jonasson
    Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, Unit of Comparative Physiology and Medicine, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, PO Box 7018, S 750 07 Uppsala, Sweden
    J Med Microbiol 53:267-72. 2004
  3. ncbi Cell proliferation and apoptosis in rat mammary cancer after electrochemical treatment (EChT)
    H von Euler
    Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences SLU, P O Box 7037, S 750 07 Uppsala, Sweden
    Bioelectrochemistry 62:57-65. 2004
  4. ncbi Experimental infection of ponies with equine influenza A2 (H3N8) virus strains of different pathogenicity elicits varying interferon and interleukin-6 responses
    Eva Wattrang
    Unit of Comparative Medicine and Physiology, Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden
    Viral Immunol 16:57-67. 2003
  5. ncbi Animal models for treatment of unresectable liver tumours: a histopathologic and ultra-structural study of cellular toxic changes after electrochemical treatment in rat and dog liver
    Henrik von Euler
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences SLU, Uppsala, Sweden
    Bioelectrochemistry 59:89-98. 2003
  6. ncbi Scheimpflug photography study of ophthalmic viscosurgical devices during simulated cataract surgery
    J örgen B Holmén J
    Pharmacia and Upjohn, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Cataract Refract Surg 29:568-74. 2003
  7. ncbi Diarrhoea in the growing pig - a comparison of clinical, morphological and microbial findings between animals from good and poor performance herds
    M Jacobson
    Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, P O Box 7018, SE 750 07 Uppsala, Sweden
    Res Vet Sci 74:163-9. 2003
  8. ncbi Cellular toxicity induced by different pH levels on the R3230AC rat mammary tumour cell line. An in vitro model for investigation of the tumour destructive properties of electrochemical treatment of tumours
    Henrik von Euler
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences SLU, P O Box 7037, SE 750 07 Uppsala, Sweden
    Bioelectrochemistry 58:163-70. 2002
  9. pmc Effect of extraction time and acid concentration on the separation of proglycogen and macroglycogen in horse muscle samples
    Johan T Bröjer
    Department of Clinical Studies, Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph, Ontario
    Can J Vet Res 66:201-6. 2002
  10. ncbi Exudative epidermitis and porcine circovirus-2 infection in a Swedish SPF-herd
    Eva Wattrang
    Department of Veterinary Microbiology, Division of Immunology, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden
    Vet Microbiol 86:281-93. 2002

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  1. pmc Cardiac troponin I levels in canine pyometra
    Ragnvi Hagman
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden
    Acta Vet Scand 49:6. 2007
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  2. ncbi Differences in lymphocyte subpopulations and cell counts before and after experimentally induced swine dysentery
    Robert Jonasson
    Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, Unit of Comparative Physiology and Medicine, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, PO Box 7018, S 750 07 Uppsala, Sweden
    J Med Microbiol 53:267-72. 2004
    ..7 %). In conclusion, gamma delta T cells and CD8 cells may be associated with susceptibility to experimentally induced swine dysentery, whereas monocytes and CD4 CD8 T cells appear to be the major responding leukocytes during the disease...
  3. ncbi Cell proliferation and apoptosis in rat mammary cancer after electrochemical treatment (EChT)
    H von Euler
    Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences SLU, P O Box 7037, S 750 07 Uppsala, Sweden
    Bioelectrochemistry 62:57-65. 2004
    ..However, EChT is not established and mechanisms are not completely understood. In vivo studies were conducted to evaluate the toxic changes and effectiveness of EChT on an animal tumour model...
  4. ncbi Experimental infection of ponies with equine influenza A2 (H3N8) virus strains of different pathogenicity elicits varying interferon and interleukin-6 responses
    Eva Wattrang
    Unit of Comparative Medicine and Physiology, Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden
    Viral Immunol 16:57-67. 2003
    ..Interestingly, there was some evidence that the duration and levels of cytokine responses may be related to the pathogenicity of the influenza strains...
  5. ncbi Animal models for treatment of unresectable liver tumours: a histopathologic and ultra-structural study of cellular toxic changes after electrochemical treatment in rat and dog liver
    Henrik von Euler
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences SLU, Uppsala, Sweden
    Bioelectrochemistry 59:89-98. 2003
    ..Macroscopic, histopathological and ultra-structural findings in liver following a four-electrode configuration (dog) and a two-electrode EChT design (dog and rat) were studied...
  6. ncbi Scheimpflug photography study of ophthalmic viscosurgical devices during simulated cataract surgery
    J örgen B Holmén J
    Pharmacia and Upjohn, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Cataract Refract Surg 29:568-74. 2003
    ....
  7. ncbi Diarrhoea in the growing pig - a comparison of clinical, morphological and microbial findings between animals from good and poor performance herds
    M Jacobson
    Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, P O Box 7018, SE 750 07 Uppsala, Sweden
    Res Vet Sci 74:163-9. 2003
    ..In addition, concomitant infections with other presumptive pathogens were commonly found...
  8. ncbi Cellular toxicity induced by different pH levels on the R3230AC rat mammary tumour cell line. An in vitro model for investigation of the tumour destructive properties of electrochemical treatment of tumours
    Henrik von Euler
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences SLU, P O Box 7037, SE 750 07 Uppsala, Sweden
    Bioelectrochemistry 58:163-70. 2002
    ..The results could be used to interpret the cell damaging effects seen in electrochemical treatment of tumours (EChT), where pH alteration in tissue is the major event...
  9. pmc Effect of extraction time and acid concentration on the separation of proglycogen and macroglycogen in horse muscle samples
    Johan T Bröjer
    Department of Clinical Studies, Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph, Ontario
    Can J Vet Res 66:201-6. 2002
    ..However, if the exposure to acid is very long and, or, the acid concentration is high, some of the insoluble PG appears to be hydrolyzed and to enter the MG pool...
  10. ncbi Exudative epidermitis and porcine circovirus-2 infection in a Swedish SPF-herd
    Eva Wattrang
    Department of Veterinary Microbiology, Division of Immunology, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden
    Vet Microbiol 86:281-93. 2002
    ..Coincidence of active viral infection and sero-conversion to PCV-2 points to the virus as the cause of the EE outbreak and reproductive disturbances...
  11. ncbi Anterior capsule dyes and labeled viscoelastic solutions to enhance contrast in EAS-1000 Scheimpflug images
    Jörgen B Holmén
    Department of Preclinical Ophthalmology, Scientific Affairs, Pharmacia AB, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Cataract Refract Surg 28:337-45. 2002
    ..To enhance contrast in images produced by the EAS-1000 to facilitate evaluation of the rheological properties of viscoelastic substances during simulated cataract surgery...
  12. ncbi Breed risk of pyometra in insured dogs in Sweden
    A Egenvall
    Department of Ruminant Medicine and Veterinary Epidemiology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala
    J Vet Intern Med 15:530-8. 2001
    ..In the studied breeds, this proportion ranged between 10 and 54%. Pyometra is a clinically relevant problem in intact bitches, and differences related to breed and age should be taken into account in studies of this disease...
  13. ncbi Anterior chamber depth estimation by Scheimpflug photography
    J B Holmén
    Unit of Ophthalmology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, P O Box 7018, SE 750 07 Uppsala, Sweden
    Acta Ophthalmol Scand 79:576-9. 2001
    ..To obtain a model suitable for evaluation of the anterior chamber depth (ACD) maintaining capacity of viscoelastic substances--a critical parameter in cataract surgery...
  14. ncbi Exploration and risk assessment: a comparative study of male house mice (Mus musculus musculus) and two laboratory strains
    Hanna Augustsson
    Unit of Comparative Physiology and Medicine, Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, P O Box 7018, Uppsala 75007, Sweden
    Physiol Behav 81:685-98. 2004
    ..The relationship between the animal's risk concern and adaptability is discussed and should be a matter of importance considering animal welfare as well as the experimental aim and protocol...
  15. ncbi Clinical pharmacology of clemastine in healthy dogs
    H Hansson
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, Box 7037, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, S 750 07 Uppsala, Sweden
    Vet Dermatol 15:152-8. 2004
    ..5 mg kg(-1)) was minor. The data show that most dosage regimens suggested in the literature for the oral administration of clemastine to dogs are likely to give too low a systemic exposure of the drug to allow effective therapy...
  16. ncbi Incidence and breed predilection for dystocia and risk factors for cesarean section in a Swedish population of insured dogs
    Annika Bergstrom
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Sciences, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, PO Box 7037, SE 750 07 Uppsala, Sweden
    Vet Surg 35:786-91. 2006
    ..To estimate the incidence and breed predilection for canine dystocia using data from insurance claims. The risk factors for cesarean section (CS) were assessed for bitches with dystocia...
  17. ncbi Subgroups of canine antinuclear antibodies in relation to laboratory and clinical findings in immune-mediated disease
    Helene Hansson-Hamlin
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden
    Vet Clin Pathol 35:397-404. 2006
    ..In human patients, other systemic ANA-positive diseases with overlapping diagnostic features, referred to as SLE-related diseases, are described...
  18. ncbi The spatial distribution of atopic dermatitis cases in a population of insured Swedish dogs
    Ane Nødtvedt
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, P O Box 7037, 750 07 Uppsala, Sweden
    Prev Vet Med 78:210-22. 2007
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  19. pmc Canine atopic dermatitis: validation of recorded diagnosis against practice records in 335 insured Swedish dogs
    Ane Nødtvedt
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden
    Acta Vet Scand 48:8. 2006
    ..The concern was raised that many attending veterinarians did not exclude cutaneous adverse food reactions before making the diagnosis of CAD...
  20. ncbi Diet, exercise, and weight as risk factors in hip dysplasia and elbow arthrosis in Labrador Retrievers
    Marie H Sallander
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Nutr 136:2050S-2052S. 2006
  21. ncbi The prevalences of Brachyspira spp. and Lawsonia intracellularis in Swedish piglet producing herds and wild boar population
    M Jacobson
    Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Sciences, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Vet Med B Infect Dis Vet Public Health 52:386-91. 2005
    ..intracellularis and in 345 samples the PCR had been inhibited. All samples from the wild boars were negative for Brachyspira spp., 12 of 48 samples were negative for L. intracellularis, and in 36 wild boar samples, the PCR was inhibited...
  22. ncbi A non-radiometric method for measuring serum thymidine kinase activity in malignant lymphoma in dogs
    Henrik P von Euler
    Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences SLU, P O Box 7037, S 750 07 Uppsala, Sweden
    Res Vet Sci 80:17-24. 2006
    ..The TK-ELISA assay, because of its relative simplicity, will permit measurement of TK in cases of ML in dogs to become a routine procedure...
  23. ncbi Housing-related activity in rats: effects on body weight, urinary corticosterone levels, muscle properties and performance
    E M F Spangenberg
    Unit for Comparative Physiology and Medicine, Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Sweden
    Lab Anim 39:45-57. 2005
    ..In conclusion, the large pen represents an environment that stimulates physical activity and more varied behaviour, which should be beneficial for the welfare of the animal...
  24. ncbi Serum thymidine kinase activity in dogs with malignant lymphoma: a potent marker for prognosis and monitoring the disease
    Henrik von Euler
    Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences SLU, S 750 07 Uppsala, Sweden
    J Vet Intern Med 18:696-702. 2004
    ..Measuring sTK can be used as a powerful objective tumor marker for prognosis and for predicting relapse before recurrence of clinically detectable disease in dogs with ML undergoing chemotherapy...
  25. ncbi [My quality of life has increased with Lantus]
    Henrikvon Euler
    Lakartidningen 101:3015; discussion 3016. 2004
  26. ncbi Routine diagnostics of Lawsonia intracellularis performed by PCR, serological and post mortem examination, with special emphasis on sample preparation methods for PCR
    M Jacobson
    Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, P O Box 7018, SE 750 07 Uppsala, Sweden
    Vet Microbiol 102:189-201. 2004
    ..To determine the presence of the bacteria in a herd, serology or repeated faecal sampling for PCR from target animals, or both, should be used...
  27. ncbi New insights into degenerative mitral valve disease in dogs
    Jens Haggstrom
    Department of Small Animal Medicine and Surgery, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, PO Box 7045, S 75007 Uppsala, Sweden
    Vet Clin North Am Small Anim Pract 34:1209-26, vii-viii. 2004
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  28. ncbi Escherichia coli strains isolated from the uterus and urinary bladder of bitches suffering from pyometra: comparison by restriction enzyme digestion and pulsed-field gel electrophoresis
    Ragnvi Hagman
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, P O Box 7037, SE 750 07 Uppsala, Sweden
    Vet Microbiol 84:143-53. 2002
    ..coli colony types were isolated. The two colony types from the same bitch proved to have identical DNA-profiles in 13 cases and almost identical in the remaining bitch...
  29. ncbi Classification of Brachyspira spp. isolated from Swedish dogs
    C Fellström
    Department of Medicine and Surgery, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Uppsala
    Anim Health Res Rev 2:75-82. 2001
    ..pilosicoli colony-raised beagle dog revealed macro- and microscopical lesions of colitis with numerous spiral-shaped bacteria in the lumens of the crypts, in goblet cells and within the colonic epithelium...
  30. ncbi Near infrared spectroscopy in large animals: optical pathlength and influence of hair covering and epidermal pigmentation
    J Pringle
    Service of Physiology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Bât 42, Bât 42, B 4000, Belgium
    Vet J 158:48-52. 1999
    ..05). These results show that NIRS is possible through lighter pigmented hair and epidermal tissues, and provide DPFs of horse feet and muscle and the sheep head that enables quantitative NIRS in these species..
  31. ncbi Influence of age and plasma treatment on neutrophil phagocytosis and CD18 expression in foals
    G Gröndahl
    Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala
    Vet Microbiol 65:241-54. 1999
    ..These changes in serum opsonins, unrelated to IgG, may be important factors in susceptibility to infections in foals...
  32. ncbi Continuous and non-invasive study of brain oxygenation in the calf by near infrared spectroscopy
    J Pringle
    University of Prince Edward Island, Charlottetown PE, Canada
    Res Vet Sci 65:239-44. 1998
    ..Additionally, despite induction of profound hypoxaemia, cytochrome aa3 in the brain did not appear to become reduced...
  33. ncbi Near infrared spectroscopy for non-invasive assessment of intracranial haemoglobin oxygenation in an in vitro model of the calf head
    J Pringle
    Service de Physiologie, Faculte de Medecine Veterinaire, University of Liege, Belgium
    Res Vet Sci 65:103-9. 1998
    ..This study showed that NIRS can be used for non-invasive study of oxygenation events within the cranial cavity of calves, and established some guidelines and limitations for its use in this species...
  34. ncbi Relationship between hind limb lameness and radiographic signs of bone spavin in Icelandic horses in Sweden
    M Axelsson
    Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden
    Acta Vet Scand 39:349-57. 1998
    ..Using palpation, motion evaluation, and flexion test 75% of the horses with RSBS were identified. The rate of agreement between the clinical examination and the radiographic examination was 73%...
  35. ncbi The effect of prednisolone on canine neutrophil function: in vivo and in vitro studies
    G Trowald-Wigh
    Department of Medicine and Surgery, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden
    Acta Vet Scand 39:201-13. 1998
    ....
  36. ncbi Dietary zinc oxide in weaned pigs--effects on performance, tissue concentrations, morphology, neutrophil functions and faecal microflora
    M Jensen-Waern
    Department of Medicine and Surgery, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala
    Res Vet Sci 64:225-31. 1998
    ..Dietary supplementation with 2500 ppm ZnO for up to two weeks after weaning appears to be potentially beneficial in the prevention of postweaning diarrhoea in pigs...
  37. ncbi Validation of computerized Swedish dog and cat insurance data against veterinary practice records
    A Egenvall
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden
    Prev Vet Med 36:51-65. 1998
    ..In general, the data are adequate to support ongoing research with due considerations of certain limitations...
  38. ncbi Temporary suppression of cell-mediated immunity in standardbred horses with decreased athletic capacity
    M Jensen-Waern
    Department of Medicine and Surgery, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden
    Acta Vet Scand 39:25-33. 1998
    ..No specific microbe could be linked to these symptoms, but there was a temporary suppression of the cell-mediated immunity, which might be explained by the serological evidence of an EHV-2 and/or rhinovirus infection...
  39. ncbi Opsonic effect of equine plasma from different donors
    G Gröndahl
    Department of Medicine and Surgery, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden
    Vet Microbiol 56:227-35. 1997
    ..The results were consistent irrespective of whether neutrophils from adults or foals were used...
  40. ncbi Heart rate and blood lactate responses to submaximal treadmill exercise in the normally performing standardbred trotter--age and sex variations and predictability from the total red blood cell volume
    S G Persson
    Department of Medicine and Surgery, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden
    Zentralbl Veterinarmed A 44:125-32. 1997
    ..1%, or, in combination with LA200, between 4.4 and 62%. Disregarding the regression with CV, predictability of normal values is improved by considering age and sex variations...
  41. pmc Identification of Serpulina species associated with porcine colitis by biochemical analysis and PCR
    C Fellström
    Department of Medicine and Surgery, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala
    J Clin Microbiol 35:462-7. 1997
    ..A simple classification scheme, suitable for routine classification of porcine intestinal spirochetes, is also presented. The scheme is based on hemolysis, indole production, and the hippurate hydrolysis test...
  42. ncbi Emended descriptions of indole negative and indole positive isolates of Brachyspira (Serpulina) hyodysenteriae
    C Fellström
    Department of Medicine and Surgery, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Uppsala
    Vet Microbiol 70:225-38. 1999
    ..hyodysenteriae remained stable for a period of up to 8 years. In vivo development of resistance to macrolide and lincosamide antibiotics due to use of tylosin was clearly indicated for two epidemic clones...
  43. ncbi Canine antinuclear antibodies: comparison of immunofluorescence staining patterns and precipitin reactivity
    H Hansson
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden
    Acta Vet Scand 40:205-12. 1999
    ..One of these serum samples concomitantly exhibited precipitating antibodies against the Sm antigen...
  44. ncbi The use of culture, pooled samples and PCR for identification of herds infected with Brachyspira hyodysenteriae
    C Fellström
    Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Uppsala
    Anim Health Res Rev 2:37-43. 2001
    ..In contrast, Brachyspira spp. were only rarely found in sows, which may reflect the development of immunity by adult pigs to all species of the genus...
  45. ncbi Identifying UV-cone responses in the murine superior colliculus
    B Ekesten
    Unit for Ophthalmology, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, P O Box 7018, Uppsala, Sweden
    Vision Res 41:2819-25. 2001
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  46. ncbi Electrochemical treatment (EChT) effects in rat mammary and liver tissue. In vivo optimizing of a dose-planning model for EChT of tumours
    H von Euler
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences SLU, P O Box 7037, SE 750 07 Uppsala, Sweden
    Bioelectrochemistry 54:117-24. 2001
    ..This study compared results from treatment of liver and mammary tissue focusing on destruction and pH changes in the tissue close to the treatment electrodes. Subsequently, data were compared with a dose-planning model...
  47. ncbi Cystinuria in the dog: clinical studies during 14 years of medical treatment
    A Hoppe
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala
    J Vet Intern Med 15:361-7. 2001
    ..In dogs with a low urolith recurrence rate and low urinary cystine excretion, the tiopronin dosage may be decreased or treatment discontinued...
  48. ncbi Opsonization of yeast cells with equine iC3b, C3b, and IgG
    G Gröndahl
    Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, P O Box 7018, S 750 07 Uppsala, Sweden
    Vet Immunol Immunopathol 80:209-23. 2001
    ..5%) and that it is dependent on activation of the classical complement pathway at this low opsonic level. This is an important finding for efficient host defense, e.g. extravascular phagocytosis at infection sites...
  49. ncbi Cross-sectional study of the seroprevalence to Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato and granulocytic Ehrlichia spp. and demographic, clinical and tick-exposure factors in Swedish horses
    A Egenvall
    Department of Ruminant Medicine and Veterinary Epidemiology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, P O Box 7019, SE 75007 Uppsala, Sweden
    Prev Vet Med 49:191-208. 2001
    ..burgdorferi s. l., there were no significant associations in the multivariable models between non-specific or specific clinical sign or disease with seropositivity to either of these agents...
  50. ncbi Cytokeratins of the stratum medium and stratum internum of the equine hoof wall in acute laminitis
    O Wattle
    Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala
    Acta Vet Scand 41:363-79. 2000
    ..However, no conclusion could be drawn as to whether this change in the cytokeratin distribution in laminitis was primary or was caused by the initiation of the local tissue-repairing process...
  51. ncbi Elimination of Sarcoptes scabiei in pig herds by single or double administrations of an avermectin
    M Jacobson
    Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Sweden
    Acta Vet Scand 41:227-35. 2000
    ..It is possible to eliminate S. scabiei from a herd with one single injection of doramectin. Precautions must be taken to ensure that all animals get a correct dose and that the drug is properly administered...
  52. ncbi Age pattern of mortality in eight breeds of insured dogs in Sweden
    A Egenvall
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, PO Box 7037, SE 750 07, Uppsala, Sweden
    Prev Vet Med 46:1-14. 2000
    ..The implications of these findings should be considered in multivariable analyses, where the confounding effect of age is often controlled for using a single age variable common to several breeds...
  53. ncbi Cone properties of the light-adapted murine ERG
    B Ekesten
    Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala
    Doc Ophthalmol 97:23-31. 1998
    ..Because the mouse lacks a typical Purkinje shift, we have examined its light-adapted ERG to determine whether there was other evidence in addition to tolerance to background light, that could be used to identify cone function in the ERG...
  54. ncbi Cone positive off-response in normal and dystrophic cats
    B Ekesten
    Faculty of Veterinary, Medicine, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala
    Doc Ophthalmol 97:9-21. 1998
    ..This is supported by the finding that d-wave amplitude was not significantly altered in early to moderately advanced dystrophic cats...
  55. ncbi Survey of the Swedish dog population: age, gender, breed, location and enrollment in animal insurance
    A Egenvall
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden
    Acta Vet Scand 40:231-40. 1999
    ..7 years with median 5 years. Mongrels comprised 13.3% and the most common breed was the dachshund (7.4%). Of dogs with information on insurance status, 68.4% of the dogs were insured for veterinary care and 58.3% were life insured...
  56. ncbi Hyaluronan turnover in the synovial fluid in metacarpophalangeal--and middle carpal joints in standardbred horses
    A Lindholm
    Department of Medicine and Surgery, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden
    Acta Vet Scand 37:147-51. 1996
    ..9 h for high molecular weight hyaluronan and in the middle carpal joints 16.0 h and 12.5 h respectively. These was no significant difference in turnover of the different molecular weights of hyaluronan...