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Primates

, Volume 11, Issue 2, pp 177–180 | Cite as

Endocardiosis in rhesus monkeys

  • Robert E. Schmidt
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Abstract

Endocardiosis was diagnosed as an incidental finding in two rhesus monkeys. The gross and histologic appearance of the lesions was described, and the similarity of this lesion to lesions of endocardiosis as found in dogs and man was discussed.

Keywords

Rhesus Monkey Animal Ecology Incidental Finding Histologic Appearance 
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© Japan Monkey Centre 1970

Authors and Affiliations

  • Robert E. Schmidt
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  1. 1.6571st Aeromedical Research LaboratoryHolloman Air Force BaseUSA

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