Week of 24-May-2019

This type of lesion appears in cases of:



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We can see this lesion in cases of cachexia. Due to several reasons, there can be a mobilization of the fat stores, such as that on the epicardium. The lipid vacuoles reduce their size and are replaced by a proteinaceous fluid, with a simultaneous increase in the interstitial fluid, developing a greyish gelatinous appearance. We can sometimes see small white fat necrosis spots.

We must make a differential diagnosis with oedema, whether with an infectious aetiology or not.

Week of 20-Jun-2019

An animal with a certain respiratory distress and weight loss has this lesion. What can be its cause?

Week of 14-Jun-2019

In the necropsy of an animal with fever we found haemorrhagic and enlarged lymph nodes. What are the possible causes?

Week of 06-Jun-2019

The aspect of the lesion is more characteristic of a:

Week of 17-May-2019

What is the possible cause of this lesion found at the necropsy of a pig that had presented fever and lethargy?

Week of 10-May-2019

This animal showed very high fever as well as lethargy. What are the possible causes of these lesions?

Week of 03-May-2019

This animal showed respiratory problems. What can be the cause of these lung lesions?

Week of 26-Apr-2019

This lesion was found after the animal showed recurrent transient fever. Which are the possible causes?

Week of 18-Apr-2019

Which parasite is the culprit for these liver lesions?

Week of 12-Apr-2019

Which is the most probable cause for the deformation of this ear?