Message Number: YG3689 | New FHL Archives Search
From: Mike Janke
Date: 2001-05-17 16:57:00 UTC
Subject: Re: Marlow's vet visit, he has heartworms

You might want to check out Dr. Kemmerer's article on heartworm in
ferrets that's on my ferret health care website. The URL is...

According to Dr. K, ultrasound can return both false negatives and
positives, so it doesn't seem that it would be a reliable test to
determine the worm burden.


--- In Ferret-Health-list@y..., "Stewart" <stu71@s...> wrote:
> I would like to thank you for responding to my post. We are
> currently trying to find as much information as possible for
> Marlow. Several people recommended contacting Dr. Kemmerer in
> Florida to get her advice, so we called her today and left our
> contact info on her answering service