A possible systemic rheumatic disorder in the Nova Scotia duck tolling retriever

A possible systemic rheumatic disorder in the Nova Scotia

Mar 30, 2009 · Response to treatment with an NSAID and/or corticosteroids in 33 Nova Scotia duck tolling retrievers with a possible systemic rheumatic disorder. The Tollers treated with corticosteroids received an initial dose of 1–1.5 mg/kg/day, which was gradually lowered during several months.

A possible systemic rheumatic disorder in the Nova Scotia

A disease complex with chronic musculoskeletal signs, including stiffness and joint pain, and to which there is a strong predisposition in the canine breed Nova Scotia duck tolling retriever

A possible systemic rheumatic disorder in the Nova Scotia

(2002). Hoffman RW: Sicca symptoms and anti-SSA/Ro antibodies are common in mixed connective tissue disease. (1997). Hypoadrenocorticism in young related Nova Scotia duck tolling retrievers. Can Vet …

Published in: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica · 2009Authors: Helene Hanssonhamlin · Inger LilliehookAffiliation: Swedish University of Agricultural SciencesAbout: Rheumatism · Veterinary medicine · Anaplasma phagocytophilum · Lameness · Anti-n…

A possible systemic rheumatic disorder in the Nova Scotia

A disease complex with chronic musculoskeletal signs, including stiffness and joint pain, and to which there is a strong predisposition in the canine breed Nova Scotia duck tolling retriever (Toller) has been recognized in Sweden. The aim of this first clinical description of the disorder in Tollers

A possible systemic rheumatic disorder in the Nova Scotia

Abstract

Background

A disease complex with chronic musculoskeletal signs, including stiffness and joint pain, and to which there is a strong predisposition in the canine breed Nova Scotia duck tolling retriever (Toller) has been recognized in Sweden.

Addison’s and Inflammatory Disease in the Nova Scotia Duck

Anfinsen K, Berendt M, Liste F, Haagensen T, Indrebo A, Lingaas F, Stigen O, Alban L: A retrospective epidemiological study of clinical signs and familial predisposition associated with aseptic meningitis in the Norwegian population of Nova Scotia duck tolling retrievers born 1994-2003.

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Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica BioMed Central

Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica Research Open Access A possible systemic rheumatic disorder in the Nova Scotia duck tolling retriever Helene Hansson-Hamlin*1 and Inger Lilliehöök2 Address: 1The Department of Clinical Sciences, The Swedish Univer sity of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden and 2The University Animal

Steroid-responsive meningitis-arteritis in Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia duck tolling retrievers (Tollers) have been shown to be strongly predisposed to immune-mediated diseases, including steroid-responsive meningitis-arteritis (SRMA) and an immune-mediated rheumatic disease (IMRD) (Anfinsen and others 2008, Hansson-Hamlin and Lilliehöök 2009).

Disease patterns and incidence of immune-mediated disease

Jul 18, 2015 · Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever (NSDTR) dogs can be affected by several immune-mediated disorders, in particular immune-mediated rheumatic disease (IMRD) and steroid-responsive meningitis-arteritis (SRMA) (Redman 2002, Hansson-Hamlin and Lilliehöök 2009, 2013). Dogs affected by IMRD are normally middle-aged, and the most prevalent clinical finding is chronic pain and …

Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever | Dog Breed Health

(Should be as low as possible) The UK Kennel Club breed average COI is 2.4% – see ‘A Beginners Guide to COI’ Effective Population Size – EPS. TBC. EPS is a measure of how many individuals are contributing genetically to a breed population. It is a measure of the size of the gene pool in a breed.

Serum C-reactive protein concentrations in Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retrievers (NSDTRs) are a dog breed often affected by immune-mediated rheumatic disease (IMRD), a disorder characterised by chronic stiffness and joint pain. Most, but not all, dogs with IMRD, have antinuclear antibodies (ANA), which are also commonly present in the autoimmune disease systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE).

Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever |Aubrey Animal Medical

The Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever originated in southwestern Nova Scotia in the early 19th century. They were bred to lure waterfowl to the water’s edge and then retrieve them for their owner. The Toller is the official dog of the Canadian Province of Nova Scotia.