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Pathology of traumatic brain injury.
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PMID:  25178417     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
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Although traumatic brain injury (TBI) is frequently encountered in veterinary practice in companion animals, livestock and horses, inflicted head injury is a common method of euthanasia in domestic livestock, and malicious head trauma can lead to forensic investigation, the pathology of TBI has generally received little attention in the veterinary literature. This review highlights the pathology and pathogenesis of cerebral lesions produced by blunt, non-missile and penetrating, missile head injuries as an aid to the more accurate diagnosis of neurotrauma cases. If more cases of TBI in animals that result in fatality or euthanasia are subjected to rigorous neuropathological examination, this will lead to a better understanding of the nature and development of brain lesions in these species, rather than extrapolating data from human studies.
Authors:
John W Finnie
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Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2014-9-3
Journal Detail:
Title:  Veterinary research communications     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1573-7446     ISO Abbreviation:  Vet. Res. Commun.     Publication Date:  2014 Sep 
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Created Date:  2014-9-2     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
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Nlm Unique ID:  8100520     Medline TA:  Vet Res Commun     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
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