•• Specializing in Nondomestic Species Pathology and Quality Assurance ••

Publications & Abstracts

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A retrospective study of aplastic pancytopenia in the dog: 9 cases (1996-2003) (Abstract)

ADAM17 deficiency by mature neutrophils has differential effects on L-selectin shedding. (Abstract)

Assessment of toxicity and coagulopathy of brodifacoum in Japanese quail and testing in wild owls. (Abstract)

ASVCP: Best practices for veterinary toxicologic clinical pathology, with emphasis on the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries

ASVCP guidelines: allowable total error guidelines for biochemistry

ASVCP guidelines: quality assurance for point-of-care testing in veterinary medicine

ASVCP quality assurance guidelines: control of general analytical factors in veterinary laboratories. (Abstract)

ASVCP quality assurance guidelines: control of preanalytical and analytical factors for hematology for mammalian and nonmammalian species, hemostasis, and crossmatching in veterinary laboratories

ASVCP quality assurance guidelines: control of pre analytical, analytical, and post analytical factors for urinalysis, cytology and clinical chemistry in vetinary laborites. (Abstract)

ASVCP reference interval guidelines: determination of de novo reference intervals in veterinary species and other related topics


Blood Mineral Concentrations in Manatees (Abstract)

Bold fusion: transtracheal wash from a Jersey calf. (Abstract)


Clinical biochemistry in healthy manatees (Trichechus manatees latirostris) (Abstract)

Clinical chemistry of companion avian species: a review. (Abstract)

Comparison of blood aminotransferase methods for assessment of myopathy and hepatopathy in Florida manatees (Trichechus manatus latirostris). (Abstract)

Comparison of serum and plasma for determination of blood biochemical values in Malaysian flying foxes (Pteropus vampyrus). (Abstract)

Comparison of methods used to diagnose generalized inflammatory disease in manatees (Trichechus manatus latirostris). (Abstract)

Conflict of interest. (Abstract)

Current quality assurance concepts and considerations for quality control of in-clinic biochemistry testing (Abstract)


Debromoaplysiatoxin in Lyngbya-dominated mats on manatees (Trichechus manatus latirostris) in the Florida King’s Bay ecosystem. (Abstract)

Detection of activated platelets in dogs with primary immune-mediated hemolytic anemia. (Abstract)


Electrocardiography in two subspecies of manatee (Trichechus manatus latirostris and T m. manatus). (Abstract)

Evaluation of adrenocortical function in Florida manatees (Trichechus manatees latirostris). (Abstract)

Evaluation of plasma antithrombin activity and D-dimer concentration in populations of healthy cats, clinically ill cats, and cats with cardiomyopathy (Abstract)


Gastric lavage from a Madagascar tree boa (Abstract)


Hematology of healthy Florida manatees (Trichechus manatus). (Abstract)


Intra-abdominal mass aspirate from an alopecic dog. (Abstract)


Morphologic and cytochemical characteristics of blood cells and hematologic and plasma biochemical reference ranges in green iguanas. (Abstract)

Monsters and dragons and sharks–oh my! (Abstract)


Pathological features of amyloidosis in stranded California sea lions (Zalophus californianus) (Abstract)

Plasma concentration of ionized calcium in healthy iguanas. (Abstract)

Platelet dysfunction after association with Anaplasma phagocytophilum in vitro. (Abstract)


The Quality of Veterinary in-clinic and Reference Laboratory Biochemical Testing


Reference values: a review. (Abstract)

Respiratory bronchoscopy of subadult American alligators (Alligator mississippiensis) and tracheal wash evaluation. (Abstract)


Serum amyloid A (SAA) as a biomarker of chronic infection due to boat strike trauma in a free-ranging Florida manatee (Trichechus manatus latirostris) with incidental polycystic kidneys (Abstract)

Six novel gammaherpesviruses of Afrotheria provide insight into the early divergence of the Gammaherpesvirinae. (Abstract)

Survey of point-of-care instrumentation, analysis, and quality assurance in veterinary practice. (Abstract)


Temporal effects of 3 commonly used anticoagulants on hematologic & biochemical variables in blood samples from macaws and Burmese pythons. (Abstract)


Validation of a serum immunoassay to measure progesterone and diagnose pregnancy in the West Indian manatee (Trichechus manatus). (Abstract)