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Squamous cell carcinoma and consequent otitis in a Long-eared Hedgehog (Hemiechinus auritus)--case report.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  19457775     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The authors describe a squamous cell carcinoma arising from the ear canal of a Long-eared Hedgehog (Hemiechinus auritus). No metastasis could be identified elsewhere in the animal. Due to the irritation caused by the tumorous proliferation the animal constantly scratched the affected area, which led to secondary bacterial infection of the middle ear accompanied by the stagnation of an increased volume of local secretions. Using routine haematoxylin and eosin and immunohistochemical staining techniques, the tumour was identified as a squamous cell carcinoma. This work constitutes the first description of such a tumour in a Long-eared Hedgehog.
Authors:
Janos Gál; Krisztina Landauer; Elena Alina Palade; Katalin Ivaskevics; Miklós Rusvai; Zoltán Demeter
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Acta veterinaria Hungarica     Volume:  57     ISSN:  0236-6290     ISO Abbreviation:  Acta Vet. Hung.     Publication Date:  2009 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2009-05-22     Completed Date:  2009-06-23     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8406376     Medline TA:  Acta Vet Hung     Country:  Hungary    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  69-73     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Pathology and Forensic Veterinary Medicine, Faculty of Veterinary Science, Szent István University, István u. 2, H-1078 Budapest, Hungary. Gal.Janos@aotk.szie.hu
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Animals
Carcinoma, Squamous Cell / complications,  pathology,  veterinary*
Ear Neoplasms / complications,  pathology,  veterinary*
Fatal Outcome
Hedgehogs*
Male
Otitis / complications,  veterinary*

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