Charles Louis Davis and Samuel Wesley Thompson DVM Foundation

For the Advancement of Veterinary and Comparative Pathology

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  • SPECIES:
    • NHP - RHESUS
  • SYSTEM:
    • GASTROINTESTINAL
  • ORGAN:
    • INTESTINE
  • DIAGNOSIS:
    • INTESTINAL AMYLOIDOSIS
  • CONTRIBUTOR:
    • WILLIAMS
  • INSTITUTION:
    • Armed Forces Institute of Pathology
  • GENPATH:
    • INFLAMMATION/CHRONIC
  • COMMENTS:
    • Intestinal amyloidosis is a sequela to chronic inflammation in non-human primates. Causes of amyloidosis in laboratory primates include long-term implants in younger animals as well as degenerative joint disease.