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Can Vet J. 1985 Sep; 26(9): 267–269.
PMCID: PMC1680113

Congestive Heart Failure Associated with Thymoma in Two Nubian Goats


Two mature Nubian does with signs of congestive heart failure were found at necropsy to have a large anterior mediastinal mass diagnosed histologically as thymoma. Lesions attributable to congestive heart failure were also present.

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