Tag Archives: Reptile and Amphibian

Salmonellosis in a Boa constrictor

Salmonellosis in a Boa constrictor History: A 3-year-old female Boa constrictor has no prior clinical signs. Gross findings: The snake was in good body condition. The ventral scales were multifocally reddened, and the gingiva of the upper jaw was reddened. … Continue reading

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Hepatic Granulomas in a Blood Python

Hepatic Granulomas in a Blood Python History:  A 6 month old Blood Python was found dead with no apparent illness.   Gross Lesions:  The snake was thin with prominent dorsal spinous processes of the vertebrae with mild autolysis. The stomach … Continue reading

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