Alexandra Trbolová

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Chlamydophila felis is a causative agent of acute or chronic conjunctivitis, and pneumonia in cats. Natural transmission mostly occurs consequently to close contact with other infected cats, their aerosol and fomites. We have examined 93 cats with symptoms of acute or chronic conjunctivitis, from Košice region in Slovakia, during the period of 2 years.(More)
PURPOSE To determine the normal reference range for Schirmer tear test (STT) values in clinically normal llamas (Lama glama) ANIMALS Nine captive llamas (Lama glama) (seven females and two males) were used in this study. PROCEDURE Complete ophthalmic examinations were performed without chemical restraint. STT I values were evaluated in both eyes of all(More)
The objective of this study was to evaluate effects of intramuscularly administered chlorpromazine alone and chlorpromazine–morphine combination on Schirmer tear test (STT) results in clinically normal dogs. Fourteen dogs free of clinically relevant ocular abnormalities were used in this study. STTs were performed and the dogs were injected intramuscularly(More)
An analysis of the occurrence of hip joint dysplasia (HJD) was carried out on the following hunting dogs in the Slovak Republic in the period 1995-2000: Bavarian mountain hound and Hannoverian hound. During the period under investigation we examined 299 animals of both breeds 206 bitches and 93 dogs. Whereas in 1995 we found that 38.3% were affected by HJD,(More)
The aim of this study was to assess the efficacy of 0.02% tacrolimus ophthalmic drops application for chronic superficial keratitis (CSK) treatment in dogs. The studies included 14 German Shepherd dogs – eight males and six females, aged 2-10 years affected with CSK. The drops were administered to the ocular surface three times a day. Prior to the treatment(More)
Kozák, I . , A. Trbolová, Z. ·evãíková, T. Juhás, V. Ledeck ̆: Superficial Keratectomy, Limbal Autotransplantation and Amniotic Membrane Transplantation in the Treatment of Severe Chemical Burns of the Eye. Acta Vet. Brno 2002, 71: 85-91. Alkali burns are the most serious of chemical injuries of the anterior segment of the eye. Their treatment is aimed at(More)
OBJECTIVE The aim of our study was to evaluate, from a histological point of view, the effect of photobiomodulation (PBM) with combined low-level laser therapy (LLLT)/light- emitting diode (LED) on porcine skin wound healing. BACKGROUND DATA Most LLLT/LED wound healing studies have been performed on various types of rat models, with their inherent(More)
Birds often suffer from skin injuries of different aetiology. Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) is successfully used for improvement of wound healing in humans and in some mammalian species (e.g. horses, dogs and cats), but experience with its application in avian patients has not yet been published. Therefore, the aim of this study was to test a quick method for(More)
Chronic Superficial Keratitis (CSK) is an autoimmune mediated inflammation of the cornea, that is usually bilateral but often with nonsymmetrical manifestation. The aim of this study was to determine the occurrence and appearance of clinical symptoms of CSK in German Shepherd dogs in Poland and Slovakia. CSK was diagnosed in 308 German Shepherds for a(More)
BACKGROUND Gabapentin is an antiepileptic drug widely approved as an add-on therapy for epilepsy treatment in human and dogs. There is a clinical impression that gabapentin is a suitable drug which attenuates the IOP elevation associated with tracheal intubation in humans. The present study performed to determine the effects of oral gabapentin on(More)