About this Journal Submit a Manuscript Table of Contents
Veterinary Medicine International
Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 150582, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/150582
Research Article

Morphological Changes in the Bone Marrow of the Dogs with Visceral Leishmaniasis

1The Postgraduate Program on Veterinary Medicine, FCAV-UNESP, Jaboticabal, SP, Brazil
2Departamento de Ciências Exatas, FCAV-UNESP, Jaboticabal, SP, Brazil
3Departamento de Clínica, Cirurgia e Reprodução Animal, FMVA-UNESP, Araçatuba, SP, Brazil
4Departamento de Patologia Veterinária, Faculdade de Ciências Agrárias e Veterinárias (FCAV-UNESP), Via de Acesso Professor Paulo Donato Castellane, s/n°, Bairro Industrial, 14.884-900 Jaboticabal, SP, Brazil

Received 26 August 2013; Revised 20 January 2014; Accepted 3 February 2014; Published 5 March 2014

Academic Editor: Guillermo Virkel

Copyright © 2014 Claudia Momo et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Linked References

  1. BRASIL-Ministério da Saúde. Secretária de vigilância em saúde. Departamento de vigilância epidemiológica, “Manual de vigilância e controle da leishmaniose visceral,” Editora do Ministério da Saúde, 2006.
  2. M. M. Feitosa, F. A. Ikeda, M. C. R. Luvizotto, and S. H. V. Perri, “Aspectos clínicos de cães com leishmaniose visceral no município de Araçatuba—São Paulo (Brasil),” Clínica Veterinária, vol. 5, no. 28, pp. 36–44, 2000.
  3. O. Genaro, Leishmaniose visceral canina experimental [tese (Doutorado)], Instituto de Ciências Biológicas, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, 1993.
  4. V. F. Manzillo, B. Restucci, A. Pagano, L. Gradoni, and G. Oliva, “Pathological changes in the bone marrow of dogs with leishmaniosis,” Veterinary Record, vol. 158, no. 20, pp. 690–694, 2006. View at Scopus
  5. N. Yarali, T. Fişgin, F. Duru, and A. Kara, “Myelodysplastic features in visceral leishmaniasis,” American Journal of Hematology, vol. 71, no. 3, pp. 191–195, 2002. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  6. American Veterinary Medical Association, “Report of the AVMA panel on euthanasia,” Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, vol. 218, no. 5, pp. 669–696, 2001.
  7. W. L. Tafuri, R. D. L. Santos, R. M. E. Arantes et al., “An alternative immunohistochemical method for detecting Leishmania amastigotes in paraffin-embedded canine tissues,” Journal of Immunological Methods, vol. 292, no. 1-2, pp. 17–23, 2004. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  8. V. Mahajan and R. K. Marwaha, “Immune mediated hemolysis in visceral leishmaniasis,” Journal of Tropical Pediatrics, vol. 53, no. 4, pp. 284–286, 2007. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  9. A. B. Reis, A. Teixeira-Carvalho, R. C. Giunchetti et al., “Phenotypic features of circulating leucocytes as immunological markers for clinical status and bone marrow parasite density in dogs naturally infected by Leishmania chagasi,” Clinical and Experimental Immunology, vol. 146, no. 2, pp. 303–311, 2006. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  10. W. G. Lima, M. S. M. Michalick, M. N. D. Melo, W. L. Tafuri, and W. L. Tafuri, “Canine visceral leishmaniasis: a histopathological study of lymph nodes,” Acta Tropica, vol. 92, no. 1, pp. 43–53, 2004. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  11. R. C. Giunchetti, O. A. Martins-Filho, C. M. Carneiro et al., “Histopathology, parasite density and cell phenotypes of the popliteal lymph node in canine visceral leishmaniasis,” Veterinary Immunology and Immunopathology, vol. 121, no. 1-2, pp. 23–33, 2008. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  12. L. A. B. A. Vasconcelos and H. F. Carvalho, “Megacariócitos e plaquetas,” in Células: Uma Abordagem Multidisciplinar, H. F. Carvalho and H. F. C.B. Collares-Buzato, Eds., pp. 430–442, Barueri, Manole, Brazil, 2005.
  13. A. P. F. L. Corrêa, A. C. S. Dossi, R. de Oliveira Vasconcelos, D. P. Munari, and V. M. F. de Lima, “Evaluation of transformation growth factor β1, interleukin-10, and interferon-γ in male symptomatic and asymptomatic dogs naturally infected by Leishmania (Leishmania) chagasi,” Veterinary Parasitology, vol. 143, no. 3-4, pp. 267–274, 2007. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  14. C. F. Alves, I. F. G. de Amorim, E. P. Moura et al., “Expression of IFN-γ, TNF-α, IL-10 and TGF-β in lymph nodes associates with parasite load and clinical form of disease in dogs naturally infected with Leishmania (Leishmania) chagasi,” Veterinary Immunology and Immunopathology, vol. 128, no. 4, pp. 349–358, 2009. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  15. M. N. Sable, K. Sehgal, V. S. Gadage, P. G. Subramanian, and S. Gujral, “Megakaryocytic emperipolesis: a histological finding in myelodysplastic syndrome,” Indian Journal of Pathology and Microbiology, vol. 52, no. 4, pp. 599–600, 2009. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  16. C. G. K. Lüder, U. Gross, and M. F. Lopes, “Intracellular protozoan parasites and apoptosis: diverse strategies to modulate parasite-host interactions,” Trends in Parasitology, vol. 17, no. 10, pp. 480–486, 2001. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  17. P. R. R. Moreira, Apoptose em linfonodos de cães com leishmaniose visceral [Dissertação (Mestrado)], Faculdade de Ciências Agrárias e Veterinárias, Universidade Estadual Paulista, Jaboticabal, Brazil, 2010.
  18. R. Marcos, M. Santos, F. Malhaõ et al., “Pancytopenia in a cat with visceral leishmaniasis,” Veterinary Clinical Pathology, vol. 38, no. 2, pp. 201–205, 2009. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  19. M. E. Mylonakis, N. Papaioannou, M. N. Saridomichelakis, A. F. Koutinas, C. Billinis, and V. I. Kontos, “Cytologic patterns of lymphadenopathy in dogs infected with Leishmania infantum,” Veterinary Clinical Pathology, vol. 34, no. 3, pp. 243–247, 2005. View at Scopus
  20. M. N. Saridomichelakis, M. E. Mylonakis, L. S. Leontides, A. F. Koutinas, C. Billinis, and V. I. Kontos, “Evaluation of lymph node and bone marrow cytology in the diagnosis of canine leishmaniasis (Leishmania infantum) in symptomatic and asymptomatic dogs,” American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, vol. 73, no. 1, pp. 82–86, 2005. View at Scopus