Corpus ID: 27571829

Putative avocado toxicity in two dogs.

@article{Buoro1994PutativeAT,
  title={Putative avocado toxicity in two dogs.},
  author={I. Buoro and S. Nyamwange and D. Chai and S. Munyua},
  journal={The Onderstepoort journal of veterinary research},
  year={1994},
  volume={61 1},
  pages={
          107-9
        }
}
  • I. Buoro, S. Nyamwange, +1 author S. Munyua
  • Published 1994
  • Medicine
  • The Onderstepoort journal of veterinary research
  • Two dogs were seen at the University Veterinary Teaching Hospital, Nairobi, Kenya, both having histories of dyspnoea, progressively enlarging abdomens, anasarca, ascites, pleural and pericardial effusion, and pulmonary oedema. One of the dogs had a mild neutrophilic leucocytosis, elevated levels of alkaline phosphatase, alanine aminotransferase, lactate dehydrogenase and proteinuria. Histopathological examination of the myocardium revealed some damage to myocytes and a mononuclear cellular… CONTINUE READING
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