Department of Clinical Sciences

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Advancing the health
and well-being
of animals
and people

Meg Thompson

Dr. Meg Thompson
Cornell University
College of Veterinary Medicine
C2 518 CPC, Box 36
Ithaca, NY 14853
P (607) 253-4449/3595
F (607) 253-3594

Selected Publications

Scrivani PV, Thompson MS, Dykes NL, Homes NL, Southard TL, Gerdin JA, Bezuidenhout AJ. Relationships among sub-gross anatomy, computed tomography, and histologic findings in dogs with disease localized to the pulmonary acini. Vet Radiol Ultrasound. 2012 Jan-Feb; 53(1): 1-10.

Hirshenson M, Krotscheck U, Mohammed HO, Todhunter R, Bliss S, Thompson MS, Knapp-Hoch H, Jay A. Comparison of complications and short-term outcome after unilateral or single-session bilateral tibial tuberosity advancement for cranial cruciate rupture in dogs. Vet Comp Orthop Traumatol. 2012 Sep 13: 25 (5); 402-9.

Tomlinson JE, Divers TJ, McDonough SP, Thompson MSHypertrophic osteopathy secondary to nodular pulmonary fibrosis in a horse.  J Vet Intern Med. 2011 Jan-Feb 25(1): 153-157.

Sharma A, Thompson MS, Scrivani PV, Dykes NL, Yeager AE, Freer SR, Erb HN. Comparison of radiography and ultrasonography of small-intestinal mechanical obstruction in vomiting dogs. Vet Radiol Ultrasound. 2011 May-June; 52(3): 248-255.

Ollivett TL, Perkins GA, Thompson MSWhat is your diagnosis? Tracheal Stenosis and Collapse in a Calf.  J Am Vet Med Assoc. 2011 Sep 15; 239(6): 747-748.

Sharma A, Thompson MS, Schnabel LV, Mete A, Hackett R. Imaging Diagnosis-equine nasal septal thickening due to chronic chondritis. Vet Radiol Ultrasound. 2010 Jan-Feb; 51(1):65-8.

Mulz JM, Kraus MS, Thompson M, Flanders JA. Cranial vena caval syndrome secondary to central venous obstruction associated with a pacemaker lead in a dog. J Vet Cardiol. 2010 Dec; 12 (3): 217-223.

Flanders JA, Thompson MS.  Dyspnea caused by epiglottic retroversion in two dogs. J Am Vet Med Assoc. 2009 Dec 1; 235(11):1330-5.

Hill RC, Ginn PE, Thompson MS, Seguin MA, Miller D, Taylor DP. Endobronchial polyp derived from a myxosarcoma in the lung of a dog J Am Anim Hosp Assoc. 2008 Nov-Dec:44 (6):327-34.

Marolf A, Blaik M, Ackerman N, Watson E, Gibson N, Thompson M. Comparison of computed radiography and conventional radiography in detection of small volume pneumoperitoneum. Vet Radiol Ultrasound. 2008 May-Jun; 49(3):227-32.

Burns GO, Scrivani PV, Thompson MS, Erb HN. Relation between age, body weight, and medial retropharyngeal lymph node size in apparently healthy dogs. Vet Radiol Ultrasound. 2008 May-Jun; 49(3):277-81.

Scrivani PV, Thompson MS, Winegardner KR, Dewey CW, Scarlett JM. Association between frontal-sinus size and syringohydromyelia in small-breed dogs. Am J Vet Res. 2007 Jun; 68(6):610-3.

Gardner A, Thompson MS, Fontenot D, Gibson N, Heard DJ. Radiographic evaluation of cardiac size in flying fox species (Pteropus rodricensus, P. hypomelanus and P. vampyrus).  J Zoo Wildl Med. 2007 Jun; 38(2):192-200.

Nelligan MR, Wheeler JL, Lewis DD, Thompson MS. Bilateral correction of metatarsal rotation in a dog using circular external skeletal fixation. Australian Veterinary Journal 2007 85(8) 332-336.

Adin CA, Sereda CW, Thompson MS, Wheeler JL, Archer LL. Use of a percutaneously controlled hydraulic occluder in the treatment of canine intrahepatic shunts: short-term outcome in 10 dogs. J Am Vet Med Assoc. 229(11):1749-55, 2006.

Marolf A, Specht A, Castleman W, Thompson MS. Radiographic and Urethrographic Findings associated with a Penile Hemangiosarcoma. Vet Radiol Ultrasound. 47(5) 474-475, 2006.

Farese JP, Milner R, Thompson MS, et al. Stereotactic radiosurgery for the treatment of osteosarcomas involving the distal portions of the limbs in dogs. J Am Vet Med Assoc 225(10): 1572-87, 2005.

Guille AE, Lewis DD, Anderson TP, Beaver DP, Carrera-Justiz SC, Thompson MS, et al. Evaluation of surgical repair of humeral condylar fractures using self-compressing Orthofix pins in 23 dogs. Vet Surg 33(4):314-22, 2004.

Gunkel CI, Valverde A, Robertson SA, Thompson MS, et al. Treatment for a severe reaction to intravenous administration of diatrizoate in an anesthetized horse. J Am Vet Med Assoc 224(7):1143-6, 2004.

Lafortune M, Wellehan JF, Jacobson ER, Troutman JM, Gebhart CJ, Thompson MS. Proliferative enteritis associated with Lawsonia intracellularis in a Japanese macaque (Macaca fuscata).  J Zoo Wildl Med. 2004 Dec; 35(4): 549-52.

Thompson MS, Graham JP, Mariani CL.  Diagnosis of a porto-azygous shunt using helical computed tomography angiography.  Vet Radiol Ultrasound. 2003 May-June; 44(3): 287-291.

Eino D, Citino S, Thompson MSClinical challenge: Metastatic primary liver neoplasm causing spinal compression.  J Zoo Wildl Med. 2003 Dec 3; 34(4): 416-419.

Shilton CM, Thompson MS,  Meisner R, Lock B, Lindsay WA. Nasopharyngeal myxosarcoma in a Bengal tiger (Panthera tigris).  J Zoo Wildl Med. 2002 Dec; 33(4): 371-377.

Dhar AK, Thompson MS, Paradis MR, Alcivar-Warren A.  Determination of the cDNA sequence and mRNA expression of interleukin-1 receptor antagonist in horses.  Am J Vet Res.  2000 Aug; 61(8): 920-4.