Permanent URL to this publication: http://dx.doi.org/10.5167/uzh-34760
Gull, J M; Lange, C E; Favrot, C; Grest, P; Dorrestein, GM; Hatt, J M (2010). It's a wart! A case report of papillomatosis in snakes and general considerations on the managemet of papillomatosis in reptiles. In: Proceedings of the International Conference on Diseases of Zoo and Wild Animals, Madrid, 12 May 2010 - 15 May 2010, 45-46.
It was possible to demonstrate papillomavirus DNA with a broad range PCR from skin biopsies of a diamond python (Morelia spilota spilota) with nodulous skin alterations. Epidemiology and clinical manifestation of reptile papillomatosis are suspected to be similar to papillomas in mammals.
|Item Type:||Conference or Workshop Item (Paper), not refereed, original work|
|Communities & Collections:||05 Vetsuisse Faculty > Veterinary Clinic > Department of Small Animals > Clinic for Zoo Animals, Exotic Pets and Wildlife|
05 Vetsuisse Faculty > Institute of Veterinary Pathology
05 Vetsuisse Faculty > Veterinary Clinic > Department of Small Animals > Clinic for Small Animal Internal Medicine
|DDC:||570 Life sciences; biology|
|Event End Date:||15 May 2010|
|Deposited On:||13 Jul 2010 20:01|
|Last Modified:||09 Jul 2012 06:24|
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