Diseases A-Z: Exotic
Select from our A to Z list to read all about a disease or condition in one comprehensive overview. Find your topic by first letter.
Ringworm Infection in Guinea Pigs
Ringworm infection is a common infection in guinea pigs is. Contrary to its name, this infection is not due to a parasitic worm, but to a microsporum species of fungus, typically the...
Cancers and Tumors in Hamsters
An abnormal growth of cells in a tissue or organ is referred to as a tumor, of which there are two types: benign and malignant. Benign tumors, which do not spread, are much more common...
Cancers and Tumors in Guinea Pigs
Tumors are the result of an abnormal multiplication of body cells, resulting in a growth, or lump of tissue, which may be benign (harmless) or malignant (spreading and dangerous).