Echocardiographic and radiographic findings in a cohort of healthy adult green iguanas (Iguana iguana).

@article{Gustavsen2014EchocardiographicAR,
  title={Echocardiographic and radiographic findings in a cohort of healthy adult green iguanas (Iguana iguana).},
  author={Kate A Gustavsen and Ashley B Saunders and Benjamin D. Young and Randolph L. Winter and Sharman M Hoppes},
  journal={Journal of veterinary cardiology : the official journal of the European Society of Veterinary Cardiology},
  year={2014},
  volume={16 3},
  pages={185-96}
}
OBJECTIVES To describe characteristics of echocardiography and cranial coelomic radiography in a cohort of iguanas. ANIMALS Twenty apparently healthy adult green iguanas (Iguana iguana) from a reptile sanctuary. METHODS Physical examination, radiography, two-dimensional and color Doppler echocardiography were performed to assess cardiac structures and function, and any related normal or abnormal findings were recorded. RESULTS Echocardiographic examination was possible without sedation… CONTINUE READING