Ocular manifestations of Rocky Mountain spotted fever in dogs.

@article{Davidson1989OcularMO,
  title={Ocular manifestations of Rocky Mountain spotted fever in dogs.},
  author={Magnus W.H. Davidson and Edward B Breitschwerdt and Mark P. Nasisse and Susanne M Roberts},
  journal={Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association},
  year={1989},
  volume={194 6},
  pages={
          777-81
        }
}
Dogs were examined ophthalmoscopically to determine the prevalence and type of ocular lesions associated with naturally acquired Rocky Mountain spotted fever (RMSF). In a consecutive series of 11 dogs with serologically confirmed RMSF, 9 had ocular involvement reflecting various degrees of vascular damage, including subconjunctival hemorrhage, hyphema, anterior uveitis, iris stromal hemorrhage, retinal petechiae, and focal areas of retinal edema and perivascular inflammatory cell infiltrate… CONTINUE READING

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