Conjunctival impression cytology in dogs.

  title={Conjunctival impression cytology in dogs.},
  author={Aline Adriana Bolzan and Adriana Torrecilhas Jorge Brunelli and Manuel Castro and Marcos de Almeida Souza and Jos{\'e} de Souza and Jos{\'e} Luiz Laus},
  journal={Veterinary ophthalmology},
  volume={8 6},
OBJECTIVE Ocular conjunctivas of healthy dogs were studied by conjunctival impression cytology for evaluation of feasibility, protocol standardization, and normal cytologic pattern recognition of this technique. ANIMALS STUDIED Twenty healthy, adult, cross-breed dogs. PROCEDURES Samples of the bulbar conjunctiva were collected after instillation of topical anesthetic drops at the ocular surface. Impression cytology was performed by applying asymmetric strips of Millipore filter on the… CONTINUE READING

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