Leishmanial polyarthritis in a dog
McConkey, Sandra E.Lopez, AlfonsoShaw, Darcy H.Calder, J.
The Canadian Veterinary Journal. La Revue Veterinaire Canadienne
Companion AnimalsPathology and MicrobiologyBiomedical Sciences
A dog adopted as a stray in Spain and then brought to Canada 4 years prior to presentation was evaluated for polyarthritis. An electrophoresis showed a marked polyclonal gammopathy and synovial smears contained leishmanial organisms within macrophages.