Malignant lymphoma in african lions (panthera leo).

  title={Malignant lymphoma in african lions (panthera leo).},
  author={Tara M Harrison and Curtis A McKnight and James G Sikarskie and Barbara E. Kitchell and Michael M. Garner and James T Raymond and Scott D. Fitzgerald and Victor E. O. Valli and Dalen Agnew and Matti Kiupel},
  journal={Veterinary pathology},
  volume={47 5},
Malignant lymphoma has become an increasingly recognized problem in African lions (Panthera leo). Eleven African lions (9 male and 2 female) with clinical signs and gross and microscopic lesions of malignant lymphoma were evaluated in this study. All animals were older adults, ranging in age from 14 to 19 years. Immunohistochemically, 10 of the 11 lions had T-cell lymphomas (CD3(+), CD79a(-)), and 1 lion was diagnosed with a B-cell lymphoma (CD3(-), CD79a(+)). The spleen appeared to be the… CONTINUE READING
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