Detection of portal and systemic bacteremia in dogs with severe induced hepatic disease and multiple portosystemic shunts.

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OBJECTIVE To determine existence of portal and systemic bacteremia in dogs with induced severe hepatic disease, compared with clinically normal dogs, before and after vena caval banding. ANIMALS 6 control dogs and 10 dogs with induced severe hepatic disease and multiple portosystemic shunts (PSS). PROCEDURE Dogs of the diseased group were given… (More)

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