Gastroenterology

Surgery STAT: Performing open surgical liver biopsy

A guide for general practitioners in performing hepatic guillotine and punch biopsy techniques.

When things go wrong in the feline pancreas

Subtle, nonspecific clinical signs coupled with no identifiable trigger make pancreatic disease an elusive diagnosis.

First diagnostic test for canine IBD coming soon

The noninvasive and cost-effective tool will help veterinarians identify the cause of canine chronic enteropathy and monitor a dog’s response to treatment over time.

Drug-resistant Campylobacter outbreak linked to puppies from pet stores

The CDC advises puppy owners to take precautions, including taking new pets to a veterinarian.

GI surgery: How to achieve better outcomes in veterinary patients

If you are new to performing GI surgery, you might want to work your way up. Dr. Bronwyn Fullagar explains why and also offers a few additional tips to help improve outcomes.

Gut check: Practical treatment of inflammatory bowel disease

IBD can be a gut-busting situation for both your veterinary patients and their owners. Here's the latest on diagnosing and controlling the condition.