Charles Louis Davis and Samuel Wesley Thompson DVM Foundation

For the Advancement of Veterinary and Comparative Pathology

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  • SPECIES:
    • FELINE
  • SYSTEM:
    • NERVOUS
  • ORGAN:
    • CEREBRUM
  • DIAGNOSIS:
    • UNILATERAL CEREBRAL NECROSIS WITH CAVITATION
  • CAUSE:
    • CUTEREBRA MIGRATION
  • CONTRIBUTOR:
    • WILLIAMS
  • INSTITUTION:
    • Armed Forces Institute of Pathology
  • GENPATH:
    • HELMINTH
  • COMMENTS:
    • Pathogenesis of the lesion: Cuterebra larval migration → middle cerebral artery occlusion → cerebral ischemia → cerebral infarction