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Author: NDSU-VDL

Mystery Photo- Spring 2024

From the Spring 2024 Newsletter! An 8-year-old, male neutered domestic shorthaired cat with a history of hypercalcemia, constipation, chronic renal insufficiency, congenital heart murmur, congenital orthopedic anomalies and calcinosis cutis on the rear feet is examined for necropsy. What is the underlying...

Update: HPAI in Cattle

Highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) was recently detected in cattle. Visit the USDA website for more information: https://www.aphis.usda.gov/livestock-poultry-disease/avian/avian-influenza/hpai-detections/livestock  The NDSU VDL is approved to perform HPAI testing in mammals; however, testing must be performed on National Animal Health Laboratory Network (NAHLN)-approved...