Osteomyelitis and septicemia secondary to Listeria monocytogenes in a young dog

@article{Doolittle2017OsteomyelitisAS,
  title={Osteomyelitis and septicemia secondary to Listeria monocytogenes in a young dog},
  author={Jason Doolittle and Laura Rasmussen},
  journal={Journal of Dairy, Veterinary \& Animal Research},
  year={2017},
  volume={6}
}
A previously healthy, two-year-old, male (intact) Labrador retriever weighing 25kg (55lb) presented with a three-month history of an acute onset of right rear limb and right forelimb lameness. Radiographs obtained during the first examination with his primary care veterinarian revealed a proliferative lesion in the proximal femur at the level of the greater trochanter. A biopsy was obtained at that time. Histopathologic evaluation of this lesion was inconclusive, noting neutrophilic… 

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