Lisa L Farina

Lisa L Farina,

Clinical Associate Professor

Department: Department of Comparative, Diagnostic & Population Medicine
Business Phone: (352) 294-4114
Business Email: farinal@ufl.edu

Accomplishments

Support Service Clinician of the Year
2016 · Class of 2016
Mentor of the Year
2011 · Student Chapters of the American College of Veterinary Pathologists

Research Profile

Diagnostic pathology of spontaneous diseases of captive and free-ranging non-domestic species.

Publications

2020
POSTMORTEM COMPUTED TOMOGRAPHY AND MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING FINDINGS IN A CASE OF COINFECTION OF DOLPHIN MORBILLIVIRUS AND ASPERGILLUS FUMIGATUS IN A JUVENILE BOTTLENOSE DOLPHIN (TURSIOPS TRUNCATUS).
Journal of zoo and wildlife medicine : official publication of the American Association of Zoo Veterinarians. 51(2):448-454 [DOI] 10.1638/2019-0087. [PMID] 32549578.
2020
RENAL NEOPLASIA FROM A SINGLE POPULATION OF PTEROPODID BATS.
Journal of zoo and wildlife medicine : official publication of the American Association of Zoo Veterinarians. 51(3):696-704 [DOI] 10.1638/2019-0220. [PMID] 33480548.
2019
Characterization of mule deerpox virus in Florida white-tailed deer fawns expands the known host and geographic range of this emerging pathogen.
Archives of virology. 164(1):51-61 [DOI] 10.1007/s00705-018-3991-7. [PMID] 30238163.
2018
ACUTE NONCOMPRESSIVE NUCLEUS PULPOSUS EXTRUSION CAUSING PARAPLEGIA IN A SIBERIAN TIGER ( PANTHERA TIGRIS ALTAICA).
Journal of zoo and wildlife medicine : official publication of the American Association of Zoo Veterinarians. 49(1):189-192 [DOI] 10.1638/2017-0079R1.1. [PMID] 29517456.
2017
A retrospective study of the prevalence of calcium oxalate crystals in veterinary Aspergillus cases.
Journal of veterinary diagnostic investigation : official publication of the American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians, Inc. 29(1):51-58 [DOI] 10.1177/1040638716672254. [PMID] 27852812.
2017
Clinical behavior of intraocular teratoid medulloepithelioma in two-related Quarter Horses.
Veterinary ophthalmology. 20(6):551-559 [DOI] 10.1111/vop.12409. [PMID] 27440405.
2017
EXTENSION OF THE KNOWN HOST RANGE OF INTRANUCLEAR COCCIDIOSIS: INFECTION IN THREE CAPTIVE RED-FOOTED TORTOISES ( CHELONOIDIS CARBONARIA).
Journal of zoo and wildlife medicine : official publication of the American Association of Zoo Veterinarians. 48(4):1165-1171 [DOI] 10.1638/2017-0068.1. [PMID] 29297806.
2017
Raccoons (Procyon lotor) as Sentinels of Trace Element Contamination and Physiological Effects of Exposure to Coal Fly Ash.
Archives of environmental contamination and toxicology. 72(2):235-246 [DOI] 10.1007/s00244-016-0340-2. [PMID] 27933359.
2016
A RETROSPECTIVE STUDY OF THE LESIONS ASSOCIATED WITH IRON STORAGE DISEASE IN CAPTIVE EGYPTIAN FRUIT BATS (ROUSETTUS AEGYPTIACUS).
Journal of zoo and wildlife medicine : official publication of the American Association of Zoo Veterinarians. 47(1):45-55 [DOI] 10.1638/2015-0224.1. [PMID] 27010264.
2016
Coinfection by Cetacean morbillivirus and Aspergillus fumigatus in a juvenile bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) in the Gulf of Mexico.
Journal of veterinary diagnostic investigation : official publication of the American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians, Inc. 28(6):729-734 [PMID] 27698174.
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2016
Evaluation of surgical outcome, complications, and mortality in dogs undergoing preoperative computed tomography angiography for diagnosis of an extrahepatic portosystemic shunt: 124 cases (2005-2014).
The Canadian veterinary journal = La revue veterinaire canadienne. 57(1):59-64 [PMID] 26740699.
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2015
RENAL AND CLOACAL CRYPTOSPORIDIOSIS (CRYPTOSPORIDIUM AVIAN GENOTYPE V) IN A MAJOR MITCHELL’S COCKATOO (LOPHOCHROA LEADBEATERI).
Journal of zoo and wildlife medicine : official publication of the American Association of Zoo Veterinarians. 46(4):934-7 [DOI] 10.1638/2015-0025.1. [PMID] 26667555.
2014
Equine deep stromal abscesses (51 cases – 2004-2009)–Part 2: the histopathology and immunohistochemical aspect with attention to the histopathologic diagnosis, vascular response, and infectious agents.
Veterinary ophthalmology. 17 Suppl 1:14-22 [DOI] 10.1111/vop.12102. [PMID] 24131662.
2013
Bacterial sepsis resulting in severe systemic illness and euthanasia in a dog with cutaneous angiomatosis.
The Canadian veterinary journal = La revue veterinaire canadienne. 54(4):397-402 [PMID] 24082170.
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2013
Eosinophilic meningoencephalomyelitis in an orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus) caused by Angiostrongylus cantonensis.
The veterinary quarterly. 33(4):191-4 [DOI] 10.1080/01652176.2013.880005. [PMID] 24512524.
2012
Cranial mediastinal liposarcoma in a horse.
Veterinary pathology. 49(6):1040-2 [DOI] 10.1177/0300985811432348. [PMID] 22287648.
2012
Medium-grade astrocytoma in a cougar (Puma concolor).
Journal of zoo and wildlife medicine : official publication of the American Association of Zoo Veterinarians. 43(4):956-60 [PMID] 23272372.
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2012
The onset of goiter in several species of sharks following the addition of ozone to a touch pool.
Journal of zoo and wildlife medicine : official publication of the American Association of Zoo Veterinarians. 43(3):621-4 [PMID] 23082528.
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2011
Computed tomography of granulomatous pneumonia with oxalosis in an American alligator (Alligator mississippiensis) associated with Metarhizium anisopliae var anisopliae.
Journal of zoo and wildlife medicine : official publication of the American Association of Zoo Veterinarians. 42(4):700-8 [PMID] 22204066.
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2011
Incomplete ovariosalpingectomy and subsequent malignant granulosa cell tumor in a female green iguana (Iguana iguana).
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 239(2):237-42 [DOI] 10.2460/javma.239.2.237. [PMID] 21756181.
2011
Rhabdomyosarcoma in 8 horses.
Veterinary pathology. 48(6):1144-50 [DOI] 10.1177/0300985810395785. [PMID] 21262788.
2011
Unilateral orbital lacrimal gland abscess in a horse.
Veterinary ophthalmology. 14(1):55-60 [DOI] 10.1111/j.1463-5224.2010.00842.x. [PMID] 21199280.
2010
Metastatic pancreatic polypeptide-secreting islet cell tumor in a dog.
Veterinary clinical pathology. 39(3):371-6 [DOI] 10.1111/j.1939-165X.2010.00243.x. [PMID] 20698942.
2010
The effects of deferoxamine mesylate on iron elimination after blood transfusion in neonatal foals.
Journal of veterinary internal medicine. 24(6):1475-82 [DOI] 10.1111/j.1939-1676.2010.0621.x. [PMID] 20958791.
2009
Morphologic evidence suggestive of hypertension in western gray kangaroos (Macropus fuliginosus).
Veterinary pathology. 46(5):977-84 [DOI] 10.1354/vp.08-VP-0246-K-FL. [PMID] 19429991.
2008
Chronic disseminated Mycobacterium xenopi infection in a cat with idiopathic CD4+ T lymphocytopenia.
Journal of veterinary internal medicine. 22(4):1043-7 [DOI] 10.1111/j.1939-1676.2008.0108.x. [PMID] 18482275.
2007
Taxus sp. intoxication in three Francois’ langurs (Trachypithecus francoisi).
Journal of veterinary diagnostic investigation : official publication of the American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians, Inc. 19(2):221-4 [PMID] 17402624.
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2007
Two cases of atypical mycobacteriosis caused by Mycobacterium szulgai associated with mortality in captive African elephants (Loxodonta africana).
Journal of zoo and wildlife medicine : official publication of the American Association of Zoo Veterinarians. 38(1):101-7 [PMID] 17469283.
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2005
Iron storage disease in captive Egyptian fruit bats (Rousettus aegyptiacus): relationship of blood iron parameters to hepatic iron concentrations and hepatic histopathology.
Journal of zoo and wildlife medicine : official publication of the American Association of Zoo Veterinarians. 36(2):212-21 [PMID] 17323561.
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2005
West Nile virus infection in farmed American alligators (Alligator mississippiensis) in Florida.
Journal of wildlife diseases. 41(1):96-106 [PMID] 15827215.
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2004
A vasectomy technique for Egyptian fruit bats (Rousettus aegyptiacus).
Journal of zoo and wildlife medicine : official publication of the American Association of Zoo Veterinarians. 35(1):104-6 [PMID] 15193083.
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2004
Pythiosis in a dromedary camel (Camelus dromedarius).
Journal of zoo and wildlife medicine : official publication of the American Association of Zoo Veterinarians. 35(4):564-8 [PMID] 15732604.
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2003
Clinical evaluation of rabies virus meningoencephalomyelitis in a dog.
Journal of the American Animal Hospital Association. 39(6):547-50 [PMID] 14736720.
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Education

Fellowship – Zoological Pathology
2005 · University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Diplomate
2004 · American College of Veterinary Pathologists
Residency – Anatomic Pathology
2003 · University of Florida
DVM
1999 · University of Florida

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2017-2021
VEM5115 Veterinary Histology
2009-2013,2015-2021,2017-2021
VEM5851 Senior Clk App Pathol
2009-2021
VEM5751 Core Clk Appl Pathol
2014-2021
VEM5165 Large Anim Pathology
2011-2021
VEM5162 Vet Pathology 2
2015-2018
VEM5008 Personal/Prof Develop
2018
VME7980 Research for Doctoral Dissertation
2014-2015
VME6905 Problems in Veterinary Medical Sciences
2011-2013
VEM5001 Career Op in Vet Med
2013
VME6934 Topics in Veterinary Medical Sciences
2013
FAS6932 Special Topics in Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences
2011
VEM5810 Sen Clk Aquat Anm Med

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 294-4114
Emails:
Business:
farinal@ufl.edu

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