Effective treatment of diseases requires accurate diagnoses and molecular diagnostic tools, such as DNA sequencing, can help identify the cause of infections.
Janina A. Krumbeck, PhD, MiDOG LLC, Irvine, California, USA | Natasha S. Holden, MSc, MiDOG LLC, Irvine, California, USA | Shachar Malka, DVM, DABVP (Avian ), Long Island Bird & Exotics Veterinary Clinic, New York.
Describing a clinical presentation, diagnosis, treatment, and outcome of osteomyelitis and septic arthritis caused by C indologenes in 1 anseriforme and in 1 charadriiforme species.
Malka S, Goller M, Dennison-Gibby S. J Avian Med Surg. 2020 Oct 20;34(3):289-294.
Evaluating the effects of dorsal versus lateral recumbency on the cardiopulmonary system during isoflurane anesthesia in red-tailed hawks (Buteo jamaicensis).
Michelle G. Hawkins, VMD; Shachar Malka, DVM; Peter J. Pascoe, BVSc; Adrian M. Solano, DVM; Philip H. Kass, DVM, PhD; Hajime Ohmura, DVM, PhD; James H. Jones, PhD, DVM.
Describing a spontaneous anaplastic sarcoma of probable salivary origin in a pet Syrian hamster (Mesocricetus auratus).
J Exotic Pet Med. 2011 April; 20 (2): 155-150. Katherine A.E. Rainwater, DVM, Michelle G. Hawkins, VMD, Dip. ABVP (Avian), Torrie Crabbs, Dip. ACVP, Shachar Malka, DVM, Dip.ABVP (Avian).
Diagnosing pure red cell aplasia (PRCA) on the basis of cytologic evaluation of a bone marrow biopsy specimen from an 8-month-old spayed female domestic ferret (Mustela putorius furo).
J Am Vet Med Assoc. 2010 Sep;15;237(6):695-700. Shachar Malka, Michelle G. Hawkins, Shanon M Zabolotzky, Elizabeth B. Mitchell, Sean D. Owens.
Determining the effects of body position on lung and air-sac volumes in anesthetized and spontaneously breathing red-tailed hawks (Buteo jamaicensis).
Am J Vet Res. 2009 Sep;70(9):1155-60. Malka S, Hawkins MG, Jones JH, Pascoe PJ, Kass PH, Wisner ER.
Findings after euthanasia of a geriatric male great horned owl (Bubo virginianus) diagnosed with disseminated lymphoma and treated with clorambucil.
J Avian Med Surg. 2008 Sep;22(3):226-33. Malka S, Crabbs T, Mitchell EB, Zehnder A, Kent MS, Lowenstine LJ, Hawkins MG.
First published report of squamous cell carcinoma in the crop of a psittacine species resulting in nerve dysfunction and possible vagal indigestion.
JAMS 19(3) 2005, 230-34. Shachar Malka, Natalie D. Keirstead, Ady Y. Gancz, W. Michael Taylor, Dale A. Smith
Recording favorable response in a 5-year-old male chestnut-fronted macaw (Ara severa) and an 8-year-old female Military macaw (Ara militaris) to iron-reduction therapy for persistent hyperglycaemia and glucosuria.
Avian Pathol. 2007 Aug;36(4):331-6. Gancz AY, Wellehan JF, Boutette J, Malka S, Lee SE, Smith DA, Taylor M.
First report of Horner's syndrome in a psittacine species.
JAMS 19(1) 2005, 30-34. Ady Y. Gancz, Shachar Malka, Lynne Sandmeyer, Michael Cannon, Dale A. Smith, Michael Taylor.
Liposarcoma of Probable Bone Marrow Origin in a Lovebird (Agapornis roseicollis)
Accepted for publication in the Journal of Avian Medicine and Surgery for March, 2021 - Nicolle Lofgren, DVM