Charles Louis Davis and Samuel Wesley Thompson DVM Foundation

For the Advancement of Veterinary and Comparative Pathology

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Pathology Image
  • SPECIES:
    • FERRET
  • SYSTEM:
    • URINARY
  • ORGAN:
    • KIDNEY
  • DIAGNOSIS:
    • FOCALLY EXTENSIVE RENAL CYST
  • CONTRIBUTOR:
    • WILLIAMS
  • INSTITUTION:
    • Armed Forces Institute of Pathology
  • GENPATH:
    • CYSTIC
  • COMMENTS:
    • The renal capsule is made of some very tough stuff, as this photo demonstrates. The cyst was noted on ultrasound, as due to its size, the decision was made to remove the kidney. The image was taken under water at the AFIP.