Hysterectomy leads to fast improvement of haematological and immunological parameters in bitches with pyometra.

@article{Bartoskova2007HysterectomyLT,
  title={Hysterectomy leads to fast improvement of haematological and immunological parameters in bitches with pyometra.},
  author={Alena Bartoskova and R. Vit{\'a}sek and Lenka Lev{\'a} and Martin Faldyna},
  journal={The Journal of small animal practice},
  year={2007},
  volume={48 10},
  pages={
          564-8
        }
}
OBJECTIVES To investigate whether a combination of hysterectomy and antibiotic treatment leads to an improvement of altered haematological and immunological parameters in bitches affected by pyometra. METHODS Blood samples obtained from 13 bitches affected by pyometra were investigated before hysterectomy and seven days later for a total and differential leucocyte count, activity of neutrophils and lymphocytes, and quantification of total serum immunoglobulins, lysozyme and circulating immune… CONTINUE READING

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