A Case of Intranasal Hemangioma and Concurrent Tetracycline-induced Ulcerative Gastritis in Dogs

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  • Department of Veterinary Pathology, College of Veterinary Science, GADVASU, Ludhiana - 141 004, Punjab
  • Department of Veterinary Pathology, College of Veterinary Science, GADVASU, Ludhiana - 141 004, Punjab
  • Department of Veterinary Pathology, College of Veterinary Science, GADVASU, Ludhiana - 141 004, Punjab
  • Department of Veterinary Pathology, College of Veterinary Science, GADVASU, Ludhiana - 141 004, Punjab
  • Department of Veterinary Pathology, College of Veterinary Science, GADVASU, Ludhiana - 141 004, Punjab
  • Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, College of Veterinary Science, GADVASU, Ludhiana - 141 004, Punjab

Keywords:

Dogs, doxycycline, gastritis, histopathology, tetracyclines

Abstract

Incidence of drug-induced gastritis and ulceration in human medicine is well established. Besides, unilateral hemangioma, a unique concurrent case of tetracycline induced gastric toxicity in a dog, characterized by gastritis and ulceration is being reported here. Grossly, the appearance of gastric ulcers mimicked the appearance of Italian pizza. Histological examination further supported drug-induced etiology in this case. This is probably the one of the few cases in the annals of veterinary medicine to be documented as drug-induced gastric toxicity in dog.

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Published

2018-05-15

How to Cite

Banga, H. S., Deshmukh, S., Brar, R. S., Gadhave, P. D., Chavhan, S. G., & Sandhu, H. S. (2018). A Case of Intranasal Hemangioma and Concurrent Tetracycline-induced Ulcerative Gastritis in Dogs. Toxicology International, 17(1), 33–36. Retrieved from https://www.informaticsjournals.com/index.php/toxi/article/view/21166

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