Correlation of rhinoscopic signs of inflammation with histologic findings in nasal biopsy specimens of cats with or without upper respiratory tract disease.

@article{Johnson2004CorrelationOR,
  title={Correlation of rhinoscopic signs of inflammation with histologic findings in nasal biopsy specimens of cats with or without upper respiratory tract disease.},
  author={Lynelle Johnson and Heather E. Clarke and Michael J. Bannasch and Hilde E V De Cock},
  journal={Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association},
  year={2004},
  volume={225 3},
  pages={395-400}
}
OBJECTIVE To investigate the correlation of cumulative rhinoscopic findings of hyperemia, mucus accumulation, and turbinate destruction with the type and severity of inflammatory infiltrates in nasal biopsy specimens of cats with or without upper respiratory tract disease. DESIGN Prospective study. ANIMALS Cats with (n = 11) and without (6) upper respiratory tract disease and cats with unknown medical histories (27). PROCEDURES; Lesions of hyperemia, mucus accumulation, and turbinate… CONTINUE READING