Ronald Lyman, DVM, Dipl. ACVIM
Dr. Lyman is a graduate of The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine. He completed a formal internship at the Animal Medical Center in New York City. He is a co-author of chapters in the 2000 editions of Kirk's Current Veterinary Therapy XIII and Quick Reference to Veterinary Medicine. He is founder and president of the Animal Emergency and Referral Center in Ft. Pierce, Fla., providing speciality referral services and crital care to small animal patients since 1984.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Feb 01, 2012
A recent article discussed how fine-needle aspiration and fine-needle fenestration can be powerful diagnostic tools.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Nov 01, 2011
This typically human disorder may occur in dogs as well.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Sep 01, 2011
A recent study sought to establish the incidence of and risk factors for seizures after myelography with iohexol in dogs.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jul 01, 2011
Recent research has looked into the effectiveness of gastric acid suppression of famotidine, two omeprazole formulations and a placebo.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Aug 01, 2009
In a recent publication (Walter, R., Dunn, M.E. et al. Nonsurgical resolution of gallbladder mucocele in two dogs. JAVMA, Vol 232, No. 11, June 1, 2008), the authors describe medical resolution of gallbladder mucoceles in two canine patients.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Apr 01, 2009
Hypertriglyceridemia refers to a fasting plasma triglyceride measurement that is increased, typically above the 95th percentile for age and animal species. Hypertriglyceridemia can be divided into primary and secondary forms.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Nov 01, 2008
Increased ACTH secretion from the pituitary gland is the most commonly recognized cause of canine hyperadrenocorticism (HAC).
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Sep 01, 2008
In a recent article (The Effect of Hydration Status on the Echocardiographic Measurements of Normal Cats, by Campbell, F.E. & Kittleson, M.D. J Vet Intern Med 2007), the authors examined the effect of hydration status on echocardio-graphic findings in normal cats.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jan 01, 2008
Xylitol, a so-called wood sugar, is a five-carbon sugar alcohol that is found in the fibers of many fruits and vegetables.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Apr 01, 2007
Although brain infarction is the third leading cause of death in humans, cerebrovascular accidents are rarely reported in veterinary literature.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Nov 01, 2006
Canine distemper is a debilitating, persistent infection of the nervous system, caused by an enveloped single-stranded RNA virus that belongs to the family of Paramixovirid?, Morbillivirus genus.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Aug 01, 2006
The practicing small animal veterinarian often has to face small animals with otitis externa. While not as common, otitis media and interna likely cause neurological signs.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jul 01, 2006
For some time rhinoscopy alone has been the procedure most often chosen to obtain visual and histopathologic evidence of the disease process(es) occurring in canine patients with persistent nasal signs.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Aug 01, 2004
The mechanism of metronidazole neurotoxicity is unknown.