Pharmacokinetics of Total Thyroxine after Repeated Oral Administration of Levothyroxine Solution and Its Clinical Efficacy in Hypothyroid Dogs

Van Dijl I.C., Le Traon G., Van De Meulengraaf B.D., et al.   J Vet Intern Med, 2014. 28(4): p.1229-34.   BACKGROUND: Oral levothyroxine (l-T4 ) supplementation is commonly used to treat hypothyroid dogs. OBJECTIVES: Investigate the plasma profile and … Read More

Partial Resection of the Hyoid Apparatus During Surgical Treatment of Ectopic Thyroid Carcinomas in Dogs: 5 Cases (2011–2013)

Milovancev M., Wilson D.M., Monnet E., et al.   Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, 2014. 244(11): p.1319-1324.   Objective-To assess perioperative findings and postoperative complications and outcomes in dogs that had ectopic thyroid carcinomas with invasion into the … Read More

Thyroid Function in 36 Dogs with Leishmaniosis Due to Leishmania Infantum before and During Treatment with Allopurinol with or without Meglumine Antimonate

Saridomichelakis M.N., Xenoulis P.G., Chatzis M.K., et al.   Vet Parasitol, 2013. 197(1-2): p.22-8.   Hypothyroidism may predispose to the development of canine leishmaniosis or it may appear during the course of the latter due to infiltration and destruction of … Read More