Isolation of Helicobacter spp. from mice with rectal prolapses.

  title={Isolation of Helicobacter spp. from mice with rectal prolapses.},
  author={Cassandra L Miller and Sureshkumar Muthupalani and Zeli Shen and James G Fox},
  journal={Comparative medicine},
  volume={64 3},
Enterohepatic Helicobacter species (EHS) often are associated with typhlocolitis and rectal prolapse in mice. We sought to describe rectal prolapses histologically, relate lesions to mouse genotype and EHS infection status, and characterize EHS pathogens on our campus. Our mouse population was housed among 6 facilities on our main campus and a seventh… CONTINUE READING