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DLA Class II Alleles Are Associated with Risk for Canine Symmetrical Lupoid Onychodystropy (SLO)
Symmetrical lupoid onychodystrophy (SLO) is an immune-mediated disease in dogs affecting the claws with a suggested autoimmune aethiology. Sequence-based genotyping of the polymorphic exon 2 fromExpand
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A novel apparatus for in situ compression of submicron structures and particles in a high resolution SEM.
We report on the development and characterization of a novel in situ manipulation device to perform stressing experiments on the submicron scale inside a high resolution field emission scanningExpand
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A genome-wide association study identifies a region strongly associated with symmetrical onychomadesis on chromosome 12 in dogs.
Symmetrical onychomadesis causes periodic loss of claws in otherwise healthy dogs. Genome-wide association analysis in 225 Gordon Setters identified a single region associated with symmetricalExpand
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Correction: DLA Class II Alleles Are Associated with Risk for Canine Symmetrical Lupoid Onychodystrophy (SLO)
The last word in the title is misspelled. The correct spelling is "onychodystrophy." The title should therefore read: DLA Class II Alleles Are Associated with Risk for Canine Symmetrical LupoidExpand
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Genetics and epidemiology of hypothyroidism and symmetrical onychomadesis in the Gordon setter and the English setter
BackgroundHypothyroidism is one of the most common endocrine disorders, whereas symmetrical onychomadesis is a rare claw disease in the general dog population. The aims of this study were to estimateExpand
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Symmetrical onychomadesis in Norwegian Gordon and English setters.
This study reports the condition onychomadesis affecting multiple claws in Norwegian Gordon and English setters. Medical records of and claw biopsies from 18 Gordon and four English setters withExpand
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Chronic kidney disease with three cases of oxalate-like nephrosis in Ragdoll cats
Two unrelated Ragdoll cat mothers in Norway were found dead from renal disease. The histopathology was consistent with oxalate nephrosis with chronic or acute-on-chronic underlying kidney disease.Expand
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A treatment study of canine symmetrical onychomadesis (symmetrical lupoid onychodystrophy) comparing fish oil and cyclosporine supplementation in addition to a diet rich in omega-3 fatty acids
BackgroundTreatment of symmetrical onychomadesis (symmetrical lupoid onychodystrophy) is a challenging task for dermatologists. The acute phase is characterized by sloughing of claw plates and looseExpand
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Symmetrical onychomadesis and hypothyroidism in the Gordon Setter and English Setter
The Norwegian English Setter Club (NESK), the Norwegian Gordon Setter Club (NGK), the Research Council of Norway, Veterinary Smidt’s Foundation, the Norwegian Kennel Club (NKK) and Agria.