Spectacular manifestations of systemic diseases of the snake: a histopathological description of four cases

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Spectacular manifestations of systemic diseases of the snake : a histopathological description of four cases. / Da Silva, Mari-Ann Otkjær; Bertelsen, Mads Frost; Heegaard, Steffen; Garner, Michael M.

In: Journal of Zoo and Aquarium research, Vol. 3, No. 2, 30.04.2015, p. 43-46.

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Da Silva, M-AO, Bertelsen, MF, Heegaard, S & Garner, MM 2015, 'Spectacular manifestations of systemic diseases of the snake: a histopathological description of four cases', Journal of Zoo and Aquarium research, vol. 3, no. 2, pp. 43-46. https://doi.org/10.19227/jzar.v3i2.99

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Da Silva, M-A. O., Bertelsen, M. F., Heegaard, S., & Garner, M. M. (2015). Spectacular manifestations of systemic diseases of the snake: a histopathological description of four cases. Journal of Zoo and Aquarium research, 3(2), 43-46. https://doi.org/10.19227/jzar.v3i2.99

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Da Silva M-AO, Bertelsen MF, Heegaard S, Garner MM. Spectacular manifestations of systemic diseases of the snake: a histopathological description of four cases. Journal of Zoo and Aquarium research. 2015 Apr 30;3(2):43-46. https://doi.org/10.19227/jzar.v3i2.99

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Da Silva, Mari-Ann Otkjær ; Bertelsen, Mads Frost ; Heegaard, Steffen ; Garner, Michael M. / Spectacular manifestations of systemic diseases of the snake : a histopathological description of four cases. In: Journal of Zoo and Aquarium research. 2015 ; Vol. 3, No. 2. pp. 43-46.

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