Category: Respiratory

Posted in Bacterial Meleagrids Respiratory

๐ˆ๐ง๐Ÿ๐ž๐œ๐ญ๐ข๐จ๐ฎ๐ฌ ๐ฌ๐ข๐ง๐ฎ๐ฌ๐ข๐ญ๐ข๐ฌ is an infection with the bacteria ๐Œ๐ฒ๐œ๐จ๐ฉ๐ฅ๐š๐ฌ๐ฆ๐š ๐ ๐š๐ฅ๐ฅ๐ข๐ฌ๐ž๐ฉ๐ญ๐ข๐œ๐ฎ๐ฆ. As the name suggests, this bacteria primarily infects the sinuses of turkeys!

Posted in Parasitic Primates Respiratory

๐€๐œ๐š๐ซ๐ข๐š๐ฌ๐ข๐ฌ refers to a mite infestation, and pulmonary refers to the lungs. Putting that together, pulmonary acariasis is a mite infestation within the lungs. Gross! ๐Ÿคฎ

Posted in Fungal Multispecies Respiratory

๐‡๐ข๐ฌ๐ญ๐จ๐ฉ๐ฅ๐š๐ฌ๐ฆ๐จ๐ฌ๐ข๐ฌ is a fungal infection caused by ๐‡๐ข๐ฌ๐ญ๐จ๐ฉ๐ฅ๐š๐ฌ๐ฆ๐š ๐œ๐š๐ฉ๐ฌ๐ฎ๐ฅ๐š๐ญ๐ฎ๐ฆ. This very tiny fungus is found worldwide, however it is most common in the Mississippi and Ohio River valleys.

Posted in Cardiovascular Gastrointestinal Multispecies Neoplastic Respiratory

๐Œ๐ž๐ฌ๐จ๐ญ๐ก๐ž๐ฅ๐ข๐จ๐ฆ๐š is a tumour that arises from the ๐ฆ๐ž๐ฌ๐จ๐ญ๐ก๐ž๐ฅ๐ข๐ฎ๐ฆ, the lining of the body cavities. These linings include the ๐ฉ๐ฅ๐ž๐ฎ๐ซ๐š (lining the thorax), the ๐ฉ๐ž๐ซ๐ข๐ญ๐จ๐ง๐ž๐ฎ๐ฆ (lining the abdomen) and the ๐ฉ๐ž๐ซ๐ข๐œ๐š๐ซ๐๐ข๐ฎ๐ฆ (around the heart).

Posted in Gallids Respiratory Viral

๐ˆ๐ง๐Ÿ๐ž๐œ๐ญ๐ข๐จ๐ฎ๐ฌ ๐›๐ซ๐จ๐ง๐œ๐ก๐ข๐ญ๐ข๐ฌ is a viral infection caused by a ๐œ๐จ๐ซ๐จ๐ง๐š๐ฏ๐ข๐ซ๐ฎ๐ฌ. Thankfully, this coronavirus is not known to affect humans!

Posted in Avian Bacterial Respiratory

๐๐ฌ๐ข๐ญ๐ญ๐š๐œ๐จ๐ฌ๐ข๐ฌ is a bacterial infection caused by ๐‚๐ก๐ฅ๐š๐ฆ๐ฒ๐๐ข๐š ๐ฉ๐ฌ๐ข๐ญ๐ญ๐š๐œ๐ข. โ€œPsittaciโ€ means parrot, which gives you a clue about what species this disease affects!

Posted in Ovine Respiratory Viral

๐‰๐š๐š๐ ๐ฌ๐ข๐ž๐ค๐ญ๐ž is a virus that causes ๐ฉ๐ฎ๐ฅ๐ฆ๐จ๐ง๐š๐ซ๐ฒ ๐š๐๐ž๐ง๐จ๐œ๐š๐ซ๐œ๐ข๐ง๐จ๐ฆ๐š, or tumours of the lining cells of the lungs. This disease is most commonly seen in Africa, Asia and Europe. Jaagsiekte is the Afrikaans name for this disease, meaning โ€œsheep sicknessโ€.

Posted in Felids Neoplastic Respiratory

๐‹๐ฎ๐ง๐ -๐๐ข๐ ๐ข๐ญ ๐ฌ๐ฒ๐ง๐๐ซ๐จ๐ฆ๐ž is a pretty interesting situation that can occur with lung tumours! In this syndrome, the tumour ๐ฆ๐ž๐ญ๐š๐ฌ๐ญ๐š๐ฌ๐ข๐ณ๐ž๐ฌ (spreads) to the toes, which is a pretty unusual place for metastases to end up!

Posted in Canids Felids Fungal Respiratory

๐๐ฅ๐š๐ฌ๐ญ๐จ๐ฆ๐ฒ๐œ๐จ๐ฌ๐ข๐ฌ is a fungal infection found throughout the world, however we most commonly see cases in North America.

Posted in Canids Felids Malformation Respiratory

๐๐ซ๐š๐œ๐ก๐ฒ๐œ๐ž๐ฉ๐ก๐š๐ฅ๐ข๐œ ๐š๐ข๐ซ๐ฐ๐š๐ฒ ๐ฌ๐ฒ๐ง๐๐ซ๐จ๐ฆ๐ž is a group of issues that are very common in ๐›๐ซ๐š๐œ๐ก๐ฒ๐œ๐ž๐ฉ๐ก๐š๐ฅ๐ข๐œ๐ฌ (short-nosed) breeds of dogs and cats. These issues affect the animalโ€™s ability to breathe.