Top Companion Anim Med 2020 Nov 26;41:100459. Epub 2020 Jun 26.
Department of Veterinary Sciences, School of Agrarian and Veterinary Sciences, University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro (UTAD), Quinta de Prados, Vila Real, Portugal; Veterinary Teaching Hospital, UTAD, Vila Real, Portugal; I3Bs - Research Institute on Biomaterials, Biodegradables and Biomimetics, University of Minho, Avepark - Parque de Ciência e Tecnologia, Zona Industrial da Gandra, Barco GMR, Portugal; CITAB - Center for the Research and Technology of Agro-Environmental and Biological Sciences, UTAD, Vila Real, Portugal.
A pregnant 2-year-old mixed-breed dog was admitted with a 2-day history of lethargy, anorexia and painful abdominal distension. Clinical manifestations were unspecific and mainly suggested hypovolemic shock. Physical examination, ultrasonographic evaluation and radiographs confirmed mid-late pregnancy and evident signs of fetal death and peritoneal effusion. Read More