Scientific Journal Publications (some publications available for download on ResearchGate):

Peterson ME, Nichols R, Rishniw M. Measurement of serum total thyroxine, free thyroxine, and thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) concentrations for diagnosis of iatrogenic hypothyroidism in cats. Journal of Small Animal Practice; 2017; in press.

Peterson ME, Bilbrough GE, Rishniw M. Validation of an in-clinic point-of-care immunoassay for measurement of total thyroxine concentration in serum from euthyroid and hyperthyroid cats. Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery; in press.

Miller ML, Peterson ME, Randolph JF, Broome MR, Norsworthy GD, Rishniw M. Thyroid cysts in cats: a retrospective study of 40 cases. Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine 2017, in press.

Lucy JM, Peterson ME, Randolph JF, et al. Efficacy of low-dose (2 millicurie) versus standard-dose (4 millicurie) radioiodine (131-I) treatment for cats with mild-to-moderate hyperthyroidism. Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine 2017, in press.

Peterson ME, Castellano CA, Rishniw M. Evaluation of body weight, body condition and muscle condition in cats with hyperthyroidism. Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine 2016; 30:1780-1789. doi: 10.1111/jvim.14591.

Bargellini P, Orlandi R, Paloni C, Rubini G, Fonti P, Peterson ME, Rishniw M, Boiti C. Evaluation of contrast-enhanced ultrasonography as a method for detecting gallbladder necrosis or rupture in dogs. Veterinary Radiology & Ultrasound 2016; 57:611-620. doi: 10.1111/vru.12404.

Peterson ME: Thyroid Storm: Does this syndrome really exist in cats? Letter to Editor.  Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery 2016; 18:936-938.

Peterson ME, Guterl J, Broome MR, Rishniw M. Evaluation of quantitative thyroid scintigraphy for diagnosis and staging of disease severity in cats with hyperthyroidism: comparison of the percent thyroidal uptake of pertechnetate to the thyroid-to-salivary ratio and thyroid-to-background ratios. Veterinary Radiology & Ultrasound 2016; 57: 427-440. doi: 10.1111/vru.1236

Bargellini P, Orlandi R, Dentini A, Paloni C, Rubini G, Fonti P, Diana A, Peterson ME, Boiti C.  Differentiation of adrenal mass lesions in dogs by contrast-enhanced ultrasound. American Animal Hospital Association 2016; 52:132-43. doi: 10.5326/JAAHA-MS-6363.

Peterson ME, Broome MR, Rishniw M. Prevalence and degree of thyroid pathology in hyperthyroid cats increases with disease duration: A cross-sectional analysis of 2096 cats referred for radioiodine therapy. Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery 2016; 18:92-103. doi: 10.1177/1098612X15572416

Peterson ME, Guterl J,  Nichols R, Rishniw M. Evaluation of serum thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) concentration as a diagnostic test for hyperthyroidism in cats. Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine 2015; 29:1327-1334.
 
Peterson ME. Primary goitrous hypothyroidism in a young adult domestic longhair cat: diagnosis and treatment monitoring. Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery Open Reports 2015; 1.

Sparkes A, Cannon M, Church D, Harvey A, Hoenig M, Peterson ME, Reusch CE, Rosenburg D Taylor S. ISFM consensus guidelines on the practical management of diabetes mellitus in cats. Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery 2015;17:235-250. 

Broome MR, Peterson ME, Kemppainen RJ, Parker VJ, Richter KP. Exogenous thyrotoxicosis in dogs attributable to consumption of all-meat commercial dog food or treats containing excessive thyroid hormone: 14 cases (2008-2013). Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 2015; 246:105-111.

Peterson ME, Broome MR. Thyroid scintigraphy findings in 2,096 cats with hyperthyroidism. Veterinary Radiology & Ultrasound 2015; 56: 84–95.

Broome MR, Peterson ME, Walker JR. Clinical features and treatment outcomes of 41 dogs with sublingual ectopic thyroid neoplasia. Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine; 2014;28:1560-1568. 

Peterson ME. Feline Hyperthyroidism: an animal model for toxic nodular goiter. Journal of Endocrinology; 2014;223:T97-T114. 

Peterson ME, Eirmann L. Dietary management of feline endocrine disease. Veterinary Clinics of North American: Small Animal Practice 2014; 44: 775-788.

Peterson ME: Diagnostic testing for hyperthyroidism in cats: more than just T4. Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery 2013; 15: 765-77. 

Peterson ME. Diagnostic testing for feline thyroid disease: hyperthyroidism. Compendium 2013;35:E1-6. 

Peterson ME. Diagnostic testing for feline thyroid disease: hypothyroidism. Compendium 2013;35:E1-6. 

Peterson, ME. Nutritional management of endocrine diseases in cats. Canadian Vet 2013; 8:20. 

Bargellini P, Orlandi R, Paloni C, Rubini G, Fonti P, Peterson ME, Boiti C. Contrast-enhanced ultrasonographic characteristics of adrenal glands in dogs with pituitary-dependent hyperadrenocorticism. Veterinary Radiology & Ultrasound 2012; 54:283-292. 

Peterson ME: Watch out for Addison’s disease. Dog Fancy Magazine, October 2012.

Peterson ME: Hyperthyroidism in cats: What's causing this epidemic of thyroid disease and can we prevent it? Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery 2012; 14:804-818.

Fischetti A, Gisselman K, Peterson ME: CT and MRI evaluation of skull bones and soft tissues in six cats with presumed acromegaly versus 12 unaffected cats Veterinary Radiology & Ultrasound 2012; 53:535-539.

Klein SC, Peterson ME: Canine hypoadrenocorticism: Part II. Canadian Veterinary Journal J 51: 163-169, 2010

Klein SC, Peterson ME: Canine hypoadrenocorticism: Part I. Canadian Veterinary Journal 51: 63-69, 2010

Jeusette I, Greco D, Aquino F, Detilleux J, Peterson M, Romano V, Torre C. Effect of breed on body composition and comparison between various methods to estimate body composition in dogs. Research in Veterinary Science 2009, doi:10.1016/j.rvsc.2009.07.009

Ferguson DC, Hoenig M, Kaptein EM, Peterson ME: Subclinical Hyperthyroidism in Cats: A Spontaneous Model of Subclinical Toxic Nodular Goiter in Humans (Letter to Editor). Thyroid 18: 1-2, 2008

Peterson ME: Acromegaly in cats: Are we only diagnosing the tip of the iceberg? Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine 21: 889-891, 2007

Zerrenner D, Peterson ME, Crawford MA: The evolution of insulin therapy in dogs and cats Compendium on Continuing Education for the Practicing Veterinarian 29:522-536, 2007

Peterson ME, Ward C.:  Etiopathogenesis of hyperthyroidism in cats. Veterinary Clinics of North America: Small Animal Practice 37: 633-645, 2007

Peterson ME: Diagnosis of hyperadrenocorticism in dogs. Clinical Techniques in Small Animal Practice 22: 2-11, 2007

Peterson ME: Radioiodine treatment for hyperthyroidism. Clinical Techniques in Small Animal Practice 21:34-39, 2006

Peterson ME: Diagnostic tests for hyperthyroidism. Clinical Techniques in Small Animal Practice 21:2-9, 2006

Peterson ME: Forward (Feline Thyroid Disorders). Clinical Techniques in Small Animal Practice 21:1, 2006

Bennett N, Greco DC, Peterson ME, Kirk, C, Mathes M, Fettman MJ: Comparison of a low carbohydrate-low fiber diet and a moderate carbohydrate-high fiber diet in the management of feline diabetes mellitus. Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery 8: 73-84, 2005

Ward CR, Achenbach SE, Peterson ME, Drobatz, KJ, Holt D: Expression of inhibitory G proteins in adenomatous thyroid glands obtained from hyperthyroid cats. American Journal of Veterinary Research 66: 1478-1482, 2005

Nolte D, Fusco J, Peterson ME:  Incidence of and predisposing factors for nonunion of fractures involving the appendicular skeleton in cats: 18 cases (1998-2002). Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 226: 77-82, 2005

Ward CR, Achenbach SE, Holt D, Peterson ME, Meinkoth JL: Thyrotropin-stimulated DNA synthesis and thyroglobulin expression in normal and hyperthyroid feline thyrocytes in monolayer culture. Thyroid 15: 114-120, 2005

Tumulty JW, Broussard JD, Steiner JM, Peterson ME, Williams DA: Clinical effects of short-term oral budesonide on the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis in dogs with inflammatory bowel disease. Journal of the American Animal Hospital Association 40:120-123, 2004

Peterson ME: Containing cost of the ACTH-stimulation test. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 224: 198-199, 2004

Boncynski JJ, Ludwig LL, Barton LJ, Loar A, Peterson ME: Comparison of peritoneal fluid and peripheral blood H, bicarbonate, glucose, and lactate concentration as a diagnostic tool for septic peritonitis in dogs and cats. Veterinary Surgery 32: 161-166, 2003

Behrend EN, Kemppainen, RJ, Clark TP, Salman MD, Peterson ME: Diagnosis of hyperadrenocorticism in dogs: a survey of internists and dermatologists. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association  220: 1643-1649, 2002

Prittie JE, Barton LJ, Peterson ME, Kemppainen RJ, Herr LG, Fox PF: Pituitary ACTH and adrenocortical secretion in critically ill dogs. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 220: 615-619, 2002

Kantrowitz LB, Peterson, ME, Melián C, Nichols R: Serum total thyroxine, total triiodothyronine, free thyroxine, and thyrotropin concentrations in dogs with nonthyroidal disease. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 219: 765-769, 2001

Hoenig M, Reusch C, Peterson ME: Beta cell and insulin antibodies in treated and untreated diabetic cats.  Veterinary Immunology Immunopathology 77:93-102, 2001

Peterson ME, Melián C, Nichols CE: Measurement of serum concentrations of free thyroxine, total thyroxine, and total triiodothyronine in cats with hyperthyroidism and cats with nonthyroidal disease. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 218: 529-536, 2001

Peterson ME: Medical treatment of canine pituitary-dependent hyperadrenocorticism (Cushing’s disease). Veterinary Clinics of North America: Small Animal Practice  31: 1005-1014, 2001

Patnaik AK, Peterson ME, Higdon A:  Ectopic lingual thyroid tissue in a cat. Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery 2: 143-146, 2000

van der Woerdt A, Peterson ME: Prevalence of ocular abnormalities in cats with hyperthyroidism. Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine 14: 202-203, 2000

Behrend EN, Kemppainen RJ, Clark TP, Salman MD, Peterson ME: Treatment of hyperadrenocorticism in dogs:  A survey of internists and dermatologists. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 215: 938-943, 1999

Kantrowitz LB, Peterson, ME, Trepanier LA, Melián C, Nichols R: Serum total thyroxine, total triiodothyronine, free thyroxine, and thyrotropin concentrations in epileptic dogs treated with anticonvulsants. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 214: 1804-1808, 1999

Reine NS, Hohenhaus AE, Peterson ME, Patnaik AK: Deoxycorticosterone-secreting adrenal carcinoma in a dog. Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine 13: 386-390, 1999

Kass, PH, Peterson ME, Levy J, James K, Becker DV, Cowgill LD: Environmental, nutritional, and host factors in cats with hyperthyroidism. Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine 13: 323-329, 1999

Peterson ME: Medical treatment of pituitary-dependent hyperadrenocorticism in dogs: Should L-deprenyl (Anipryl) ever be used?  Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine 13: 289-290, 1999

Kerl ME, Peterson ME, Wallace MS, Melián C, Kemppainen RJ: Evaluation of a low-dose adrenocorticotropic hormone stimulation test in clinically normal dogs and dogs with naturally developing hyperadrenocorticism. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 214: 1497-1501, 1999

Greco DS, Peterson, ME, Davidson AP, Feldman EC, Komurek K: Concurrent pituitary and adrenal tumors in dogs with hyperadrenocorticism: 17 cases (1978-1995). Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 214: 1349-1353, 1999

Parnell N, Powell L, Hohenhaus AE, Patnaik AK Peterson ME: Hypoadrenocorticism as the primary manifestation of lymphoma in two cats Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 214: 1208-1211, 1999

Melián C, Stefanacci J, Peterson, ME, Kintzer PP: Radiographic findings in dogs with naturally-occurring primary hypoadrenocorticism. Journal of the American Animal Hospital Association  35: 208-212, 1999

Fox PR, Peterson ME, Broussard JD: Electrocardiographic and radiographic changes in cat with hyperthyroid: Comparison of populations evaluated during 1992-1993 vs. 1979-1982. Journal of the American Animal Hospital Association 35:1-5, 1999

Kintzer PP, Peterson ME: Primary and secondary canine hypoadrenocorticism. Veterinary Clinics of North America: Small Animal Practice  27: 349-357, 1997

Duesberg C, Peterson ME: Adrenal disorders in cats. Veterinary Clinics of North America: Small Animal Practice   27: 321-347, 1997

Kintzer PP, Peterson ME: Diagnosis and treatment of adrenocortical tumors. Veterinary Clinics of North America: Small Animal Practice  27: 299-307, 1997

Peterson ME, Kintzer PP: Medical treatment of pituitary-dependent hyperadrenocorticism: Mitotane. Veterinary Clinics of North America: Small Animal Practice 27: 255-272, 1997

Kemppainen RJ, Peterson ME: Regulation of a-melanocyte-stimulating hormone secretion from the pars intermedia of domestic cats. American Journal of Veterinary Research  60:245-249, 1999

Melián C, Peterson ME: Diagnosis and management of naturally occurring hypoadrenocorticism in dogs. Waltham Focus8: 2-7, 1998 

Peterson ME, Melián C, Nichols R: Measurement of serum total thyroxine, total triiodothyronine, free thyroxine, and thyrotropin concentrations for diagnosis of hypothyroidism in dogs. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 211:1-7, 1997

Murray LAS, Peterson ME: Ipodate treatment of hyperthyroidism in cats. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 211:63-67, 1997

Kintzer PP, Peterson ME: Treatment and long-term follow-up of 205 dogs with hypoadrenocorticism. Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine 11: 43-49, 1997

Melián C, Morales M, Espinosa de los Monteros A, Peterson ME: Horner's syndrome associated with a functional thyroid carcinoma in a dog. Journal of Small Animal Practice 37:591-593, 1996

Caplan ER, Peterson ME, Mullen HS, Quesenberry KE, Rosenthal KL, Hoeffer HL, Moroff SD: Diagnosis and treatment of insulin-secreting pancreatic islet cell tumors in ferrets: 57 cases (1986-1994). Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 209: 1741-1745, 1996

Crenshaw KL, Peterson ME, Heeb LA, Moroff SD, Nichols, R: Serum fructosamine concentration as an index of glycemia in cats with diabetes mellitus and stress hyperglycemia. Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine 10:360-364, 1996

Rosenthal KL, Peterson ME: Evaluation of plasma androgen and estrogen concentrations in ferrets with hyperadrenocorticism. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 209:1097-1102,1996

Melián C, Peterson ME: Diagnosis and treatment of naturally occurring hypoadrenocorticism in 42 dogs. Journal of Small Animal Practice  37: 268-275, 1996

Crenshaw KL, Peterson ME: Pretreatment clinical and laboratory evaluation of cats with diabetes mellitus: 104 cases (1992-1994). Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 209: 943-949, 1996

Kemppainen RJ, Peterson ME: Domestic cats show episodic variation in plasma concentrations of adrenocorticotropin, alpha-melanocyte-stimulating hormone (alpha-MSH), cortisol and thyroxine with circadian variation in plasma alpha-MSH concentrations European Journal of Endocrinology 134:602-609, 1996

Rosenthal KL, Peterson ME: Clinical case conference: Stanguria in a castrated male ferret. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 209: 62-64, 1996

Peterson ME, Kintzer PP: Pretreatment clinical and laboratory findings in dogs with hypoadrenocorticism: 225 cases (1979-1993). Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 208: 85-91, 1996

Peterson ME: Diagnosis and management of insulin resistance in dogs and cats with diabetes mellitus. Veterinary Clinics of North America: Small Animal Practice 25: 691-713, 1995

Greco DS, Broussard JD, Peterson ME: Insulin therapy. Veterinary Clinics of North America: Small Animal Practice 25: 677-689, 1995

Peterson ME, Becker DV: Radioiodine treatment of 524 cats with hyperthyroidism. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association  207: 1422-1428, 1995

Christopher MM, Broussard, JD, Fallin CW, Drost NJ, Peterson ME: Increased serum D-lactate associated with diabetic ketoacidosis. Metabolism 44: 287-290, 1995

Kaplan AJ, Peterson ME, Kemppainen RJ: Effects of disease on the results of diagnostic tests for use in detecting hyperadrenocorticism in dogs. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 207:445-451, 1995

Christopher MM, Broussard, JD, Peterson ME: Heinz body formation associated with ketoacidosis in diabetic cats. Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine 9: 24-31, 1995

Kaplan AJ, Peterson ME: Effect of desoxycorticosterone pivalate administration on blood pressure in dogs with primary hypoadrenocorticism. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 206: 327-331, 1995

Broussard JD, Peterson ME, Fox PR: Changes in clinical and laboratory findings in hyperthyroid cats from 1983 to 1993. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 206: 302-305, 1995

Kemppainen RJ, Clark TP, Peterson ME: Preservation effect of aprotinin on canine plasma immunoreactive adrenocorticotropin concentration. Domestic Animal Endocrinology 11: 355-362, 1994

Kintzer PP, Peterson ME: Diagnosis and management of primary spontaneous hypoadrenocorticism (Addison's disease) in dogs. Seminars in Veterinary Medicine and Surgery (Small Animal) 9:148-152, 1994

Peterson ME, Kintzer PP: Medical treatment of pituitary-dependent hyperadrenocorticism in dogs. Seminars in Veterinary Medicine and Surgery (Small Animal) 9:127-131, 1994

Kintzer PP, Peterson ME: Mitotane treatment of 32 dogs with cortisol-secreting adrenocortical neoplasms. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 205:54-61, 1994

Kemppainen RJ, Peterson ME: Animal models of Cushing's disease. Trends in Endocrinology and Metabolism 5: 21-28, 1994

Peterson ME, Kemppainen, RJ, Orth DN: Plasma concentrations of immunoreactive proopiomelanocortin peptides and cortisol in clinically normal cats. American Journal of Veterinary Research 55: 295-300, 1994

Peterson ME, Broussard J, Gamble DA: Use of the thyrotropin releasing hormone stimulation test to diagnose mild hyperthyroidism in cats. Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine 8:279-286, 1994

Broussard JD, Peterson ME: Comparison of two ultralente insulin preparations with protamine zinc insulin in clinically normal cats. American Journal of Veterinary Research 55: 127-131, 1994

Kintzer, PP, Peterson ME:  Nuclear Medicine of the Thyroid Gland: Scintigraphy and Radioiodine Therapy. Veterinary Clinics of North America: Small Animal Practice 24: 587-605, 1994

Graves, TK, Peterson ME:  Diagnostic tests for feline hyperthyroidism. Veterinary Clinics of North America: Small Animal Practice 24: 567-576, 1994

Gerber H, Peter H, Ferguson DC, Peterson ME:  Etiopathology of feline toxic nodular goiter. Veterinary Clinics of North America: Small Animal Practice 24: 541-565, 1994

Kemppainen RJ, Peterson ME: Circulating concentrations of dexamethasone in healthy dogs, dogs with hyperadrenocorticism, and dogs with nonadrenal illness during dexamethasone suppression testing. American Journal of Veterinary Research 54: 1765-1769, 1993

Solter PF, Hoffmann WE, Hungerford LL, Peterson ME, Dorner JL: Assessment of corticosteroid-induced alkaline phosphatase isoenzyme as a screening test for hyperadrenocorticism in dogs. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 203:534-538, 1993

Peterson ME, Aucoin DP: Comparison of the disposition of carbimazole and methimazole in clinically normal cats. Research in Veterinary Science 54: 351-355, 1993

Rosenthal KL, Peterson ME, Quesenberry KE, Hillyer EV, Moroff SD, N. Beeber N, Lothrop CD: Hyperadrenocorticism associated with adrenocortical tumor or nodular hyperplasia of the adrenal gland in ferrets:  50 cases (1987-1991). Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 203: 271-275, 1993

Smiley LE, Peterson ME: Evaluation of a urine cortisol:creatinine ratio as a screening test for hyperadrenocorticism in dogs.  Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine 7: 163-168, 1993

Peterson ME, Kemppainen RK: Dose-response relationship between plasma concentrations of corticotropin and cortisol after administration of incremental doses of cosyntropin for corticotropin stimulation testing in cats. American Journal of Veterinary Research 54: 300-304,1993

Lynn RC, Feldman EC, Nelson RW, Peterson ME, the DOCP study group: Efficacy of microcrystalline desoxycorticosterone pivalate for treatment of hypoadrenocorticism in dogs. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 202:392-396, 1993

Rosenthal KL, Peterson ME, Quesenberry KE, Lothrop CD: Evaluation of plasma cortisol and corticosterone responses to synthetic adrenocorticotropic hormone administration in ferrets. American Journal of Veterinary Research 54: 29-31, 1993

Joseph RJ, Peterson ME:  Review and comparison of neuromuscular and central nervous system manifestations of hyperthyroidism in cats and humans. Progress in Veterinary Neurology 3: 114-119, 1993

Hoenig M, Peterson ME, Ferguson DC: Glucose tolerance and insulin secretion in cats with spontaneous hyperthyroidism. Research in Veterinary Science 53:338-341, 1992

Peterson ME, Kemppainen RK: Comparison of the immunoreactive plasma corticotropin and cortisol responses to two synthetic corticotropin preparations (tetracosactrin and cosyntropin) in healthy cats. American Journal of Veterinary Research 53: 1752-1755, 1992

Ferguson DC, Peterson ME: Serum free and total iodothyronine concentrations in dogs with spontaneous hyperadrenocorticism. American Journal of Veterinary Research 53: 1636-1640, 1992

Peterson ME, Kemppainen RK: Comparison of intravenous and intramuscular routes of administering cosyntropin for corticotropin stimulation testing in cats. American Journal of Veterinary Research 53: 1392-1395, 1992

Peterson ME, Kemppainen, RJ, Orth DN: Effects of synthetic ovine corticotropin-releasing hormone on plasma concentrations of immunoreactive adrenocorticotropin (ACTH), alpha-melanocyte-stimulating hormone (aMSH), and cortisol in dogs with spontaneous adrenocortical insufficiency. American Journal of Veterinary Research 53: 421-425, 1992

Hawks D, Peterson ME, Hawkins KL, Rosebury WS: Insulin-secreting pancreatic carcinoma in a cat.  Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine 6: 193-196, 1992

Trepanier LA, Peterson ME, Aucoin DP: Pharmacokinetics of intravenous and oral methimazole following single- and multiple-dose administration in normal cats. Journal of Veterinary Pharmacology and Therapeutics 14: 367-373, 1991

Peter HJ, Gerber H, Studer H, Peterson ME, Becker DV, Groscurth P: Autonomous growth and function of cultured thyroid follicles from cats with spontaneous hyperthyroidism. Thyroid 1:331-338, 1991

Trepanier LA, Peterson ME, Aucoin DP: Pharmacokinetics of methimazole in normal cats and cats with hyperthyroidism. Research in Veterinary Science  50: 69-74, 1991

Kintzer PP, Peterson ME: Mitotane (o,p'-DDD) treatment of 200 dogs with pituitary-dependent hyperadrenocorticism. Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine 5: 182-190, 1991

Wolfsheimer KJ, Peterson ME: Erythrocyte insulin receptors in dogs with spontaneous hyperadrenocorticism. American Journal of Veterinary Research 52: 917-921, 1991

Kintzer PP, Peterson ME: Thyroid scintigraphy in small animals. Seminars in Small Animal Medicine and Surgery 6: 131-139, 1991

Kemppainen RJ, Peterson ME, Sartin JL: Plasma free cortisol concentrations in dogs with hyperadrenocorticism. American Journal of Veterinary Research 52:  682-686, 1991

Greco DS, Feldman EC, Peterson ME, Turner JL, Hodges CM, Shipman LW: Congenital hypothyroid dwarfism in a family of Giant Schnauzers. Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine 5: 57-65, 1991

Peterson ME, James KM, Wallace M, Timothy SD, Joseph RJ: Idiopathic hypoparathyroidism in five cats.  Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine 5:47-51, 1991

Peterson ME: Pituitary-dependent hyperadrenocorticism in the dog: Standard maintenance o,p'-DDD treatment. Veterinary Medicine Report 3: 65-69, 1991

Peterson ME: Clinical endocrinology V: Canine and feline hypoadrenocorticism (Addison's disease).  Companion Animal Practice, Japan 26: 33-35, 1990

Wallace MS, Peterson ME, Nichols CE: Absorption kinetics of regular, isophane and protamine zinc insulin in normal cats.  Domestic Animal Endocrinology 7: 509-515, 1990

Peterson ME: Clinical endocrinology IV: Hyperadrenocorticism in the dog (canine Cushing's syndrome).  Companion Animal Practice, Japan 25:11-14, 1990

Peterson ME, Graves TK, Gamble DA: Triiodothyronine (T3) suppression test: An aid in the diagnosis of mild hyperthyroidism in cats. Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine 4: 233-238, 1990

Peterson ME, Gamble, DA: Effect of nonthyroidal disease on serum thyroxine concentrations in cats: 494 cases (1988). Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 197:1203-1208, 1990

Peterson ME:  Small animal clinical endocrinology III: Feline hyperthyroidism. Companion Animal Practice, Japan 23:42-45, 1990

Kobayashi DA, Nichols CE, Peterson ME: Serum thyroid hormone concentrations in normal dogs after administration of freshly reconstituted versus previously frozen and stored thyrotropin. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 197: 597-599, 1990

Peterson ME, Taylor RS, Greco DS, Nelson DS, Foodman MS, Randolph JF, Moroff SD, Lothrop CD: Acromegaly in fourteen cats. Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine 4:192-201, 1990

Peterson ME:  Clinical endocrinology II: Canine hypothyroidism. Companion Animal Practice, Japan 21: 37-40, 1990

Kobayashi DA, Peterson ME, Graves TK, Nichols CE: Hypertension in cats with chronic renal failure or hyperthyroidism. Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine 4: 58-62, 1990

Peterson ME:  Small animal clinical endocrinology: An overview of historical findings, clinical signs and client education.  Companion Animal Practice, Japan 20: 66-68, 1989

Kemppainen RJ, Sartin JL, Peterson ME: Effects of single intravenously administered doses of dexamethasone on response to the adrenocorticotropic hormone stimulation test in dogs. American Journal of Veterinary Research 50: 1914-1917, 1989

Welches CD, Scavelli TD, Matthiesen DT, Peterson ME: Occurrence of problems after three techniques of bilateral thyroidectomy in cats. Veterinary Surgery 18: 392-396, 1989

Rubattu S, Marion DN, Peterson M, Sealey JE: Dexamethasone inhibitable stimulation of plasma prorenin by ketamine in cats.  Endocrinology 125: 1533-1539, 1989

Peterson ME, Palkovits M, Chieuh CC, Graves TK, Mezey E, Vale W, Kreiger DT: Biogenic amine and corticotropin-releasing hormone concentrations in hypothalamic paraventricular nuclei and biogenic amine levels in the median eminence of normal dogs, chronic dexamethasone-treated dogs, and dogs with naturally-occurring hyperadrenocorticism (canine Cushing's syndrome). Journal of Neuroendocrinology 1(3), 169-171, 1989

Peterson ME, Greco DS, Orth DN: Primary hypoadrenocorticism in ten cats. Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine 3: 55-58, 1989

Peterson ME, Kintzer PP, Becker DV, Hurley J: Radioactive iodine treatment of a functional thyroid carcinoma producing hyperthyroidism in a dog. Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine 3:20-25, 1989

Peterson ME: Endocrine disorders in cats: Four emerging diseases. Compendium on Continuing Education for the Practicing Veterinarian 10: 1353-1362, 1988

Peterson ME, Kintzer PP, Hurvitz AI: Methimazole treatment of 262 cats with hyperthyroidism. Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine 2:150-157, 1988

Orth DN, Peterson ME, Drucker WD: Plasma immunoreactive proopiomelanocortin peptides and cortisol in normal dogs and dogs with Cushing's syndrome: Diurnal rhythm and responses to various stimuli. Endocrinology 122: 1250-1262, 1988

Aucoin DP, Rubin RL, Peterson ME, Reidenberg MM, Drayer DE, Hurvitz AI, Lahita RG:  Dose dependent induction of anti-native DNA antibodies by propylthiouracil in cats. Journal of Arthritis and Rheumatism 31: 688-692, 1988

Sarfaty D, Carillo JM, Peterson ME: Neurologic, endocrinologic, and pathologic findings associated with large pituitary tumors in dogs: eight cases (1976-1984). Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 193: 854-856, 1988

Peterson ME, Aucoin DP, Davis CA, Graves T: Altered propylthiouracil dis­position in cats with hyperthyroidism. Research in Veterinary Science 45: 1-3, 1988

Bond BR, Fox PR, Peterson ME, Skavaril RV: Echocardiographic findings in 103 cats with hyperthyroidism. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 192:1546-1549, 1988

Peterson ME, Graves TK: Effects of low dosages of intravenous dexamethasone on serum cortisol concentrations in the normal cat.  Research in Veterinary Science 44: 38-40, 1988

Shaker E, Hurvitz AI, Peterson ME: Hypoadrenocorticism in a family of black Standard Poodles.  Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 192: 1091-1092, 1988

Joseph RJ, Allyson K, Graves TK, Rondeau MJ, Peterson ME: Evaluation of two reagent strips and three reflectance meters for rapid determination of blood glucose concentrations.  Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine 1: 170-174, 1987

Peter HJ, Gerber H, Studer H, Becker DV, Peterson ME: Autonomy of growth and of iodine metabolism in hyperthyroid feline goiters transplanted onto nude mice. Journal of Clinical Investigation 80: 491-498, 1987

Peterson ME, Livingston P, Brown RS: Lack of thyroid stimulating immunoglobulins in cats with hyperthyroidism. Veterinary Immunology Immunopathology 16: 277-282, 1987

Peterson ME, Graves TK, Cavanagh I: Serum thyroid hormone concentrations fluctuate in cats with hyperthyroidism. Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine 1:142-146, 1987

Peterson ME: Effects of megestrol acetate on glucose tolerance and growth hor­mone secretion in the cat. Research in Veterinary Science 42: 354-357, 1987

Zerbe CA,  Refsal KR,  Peterson ME,  Armstrong PJ,  Nachreiner RF, Schall WD:  Ef­fect of non-adrenal illness on adrenal function in the cat.  American Journal of Veterinary Research 48: 451-454, 1987

Goeders LA, Esposito LA, Peterson ME: Absorption kinetics of regular and isophane (NPH) insulin in the normal dog.  Domestic Animal Endocrinology 4: 43-50,1987

Moroff SD, Hurvitz AI, Peterson ME, Saunders L, Noone KE:  IgA deficiency in Sharpei dogs.  Veterinary Immunology Immunopathology 13:181-188,1986

Scavelli TD, Peterson ME, Matthiesen DT: Results of surgical treatment for hypera­drenocorticism caused by adrenocortical neoplasia in the dog. 25 cases (1980-1984) Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 189:1360-1364, 1986

Peterson ME, Steele P: Pituitary-dependent hyperadrenocorticism in a cat. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 189: 680-683, 1986

Feldman EC, Schall WD, Kruth SA, Edwards DF, Nelson RW, Peterson ME:  Amended insulin: glucose ratio.  Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 188:1227-1230, 1986

Peterson ME, Orth DN, Halmi NS, Zielinski AC, Davis DR, Chavez FT, Drucker WD:  Plasma immunoreactive proopiomelanocortin (POMC) peptides and cortisol in normal dogs and dogs with Addison's disease and Cushing's syn­drome: Basal concentrations.  Endocrinology 119:720-730, 1986

Peterson ME, Winkler B, Kintzer PP, Altszuler N: Effect of spontaneous hyperadrenocorticism on endogenous production and utilization of glucose in the dog. Domestic Animal Endocrinology 3:117-125, 1986

Leifer CE, Peterson ME, Matus RE:  Insulin-secreting tumor: Diagnosis and medical and surgical management in 55 dogs.  Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 188:60-64, 1985

Greco DS, Peterson ME, Cho CY:  Juvenile-onset hypothyroidism in a dog. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 187:948-950, 1985

Peterson ME:  Diagnosis and treatment of feline hyperthyroidism. Texas Veterinary Medical Journal 47:19-25, 1985

Aucoin DP, Peterson ME, Hurvitz AI, Drayer DE, Lahita RG, Quimby FW, Reidenberg MM:  Propylthiouracil-induced immune-mediated disease in cats.  Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics 234:13-18, 1985

Kneeland JB, Cahill PT, Lee BCP, Peterson ME, Knowles RJR, Whalen JP: Nuclear magnetic resonance:  Status of clinical application.  Cornell Veterinarian 75: 130-158, 1985

Peterson ME:  Feline hyperthyroidism.  Carnation Research Digest 21:1-14, 1985

Mehlhaff CJ, Peterson ME, Patnaik AK, Carrillo JM:  Insulin producing islet cell neoplasms:  Surgical considerations and general management in 35 dogs.  Journal of the American Animal Hospital Association 21:607-612, 1985

Fox PR, Bond BR, Peterson ME: Echocardiographic reference values in healthy cats sedated with ketamine hydrochloride. American Journal of Veterinary Research 46:1479-1484, 1985

Leifer CE, Peterson ME, Matus RE, Patnaik AK:  Hypoglycemia associated with nonislet cell tumor in 13 dogs.  Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 186:53-55, 1985

Peterson ME, Birchard SJ, Mehlhaff CJ:  Anesthetic and surgical management of endocrine disorders.  Veterinary Clinics of North America: Small Animal Practice 14:911-925, 1984

Leifer CE, Peterson ME: Hypoglycemia. Veterinary Clinics of North America: Small Animal Practice 14:873-889, 1984

Eigenmann JE, Peterson ME: Diabetes mellitus associated with other endocrine disorders.  Veterinary Clinics of North America: Small Animal Practice 14:837-858, 1984

Peterson ME: Feline hyperthyroidism. Veterinary Clinics of North America: Small Animal Practice 14:809-826, 1984

Feldman EC, Peterson ME:  Hypoadrenocorticism. Veterinary Clinics of North America: Small Animal Practice 14:751-766, 1984

Peterson ME:  Hyperadrenocorticism. Veterinary Clinics of North America: Small Animal Practice 14:731-749, 1984

Peterson ME, Kintzer PP, Foodman MS, Piccolie A, Quimby FW:  Adrenal function in the cat: Comparison of the effects of cosyntropin (synthetic ACTH) and corticotropin gel stimulation.  Research in Veterinary Science 37:331-333, 1984

Liu SK, Peterson ME, Fox PR:  Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy and hyperthyroidism in the cat.  Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 185:52-57, 1984

Peterson ME, Ferguson DC, Kintzer PP, Drucker WD:  Effects of spontaneous hyperadrenocorticism on serum thyroid hormone concentrations in the dog. American Journal of Veterinary Research 45:2034-2038, 1984

Birchard SJ, Peterson ME, Jacobson A:  Surgical treatment of feline hyperthyroidism:  Results of 85 cases.  Journal of the American Animal Hospital Association 20:705-709, 1984

Peterson ME, Hurvitz AI, Leib MS, Cavanagh PC, Dutton RE:  Propylthiouracil-associated hemolytic anemia, thrombocytopenia, and antinuclear antibodies in cats with hyperthyroidism.  Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 184:806-808, 1984

Peterson ME, Altszuler N, Nichols CE: Decreased insulin sensitivity and glucose tolerance in spontaneous canine hyperadrenocorticism. Research in Veterinary Science 36:177-182, 1984

Peterson, ME, Becker DV:  Radionuclide thyroid imaging in 135 cats with hyperthyroidism.  Veterinary Radiology 25:23-27, 1984

Johnessee JS, Peterson ME, Gilbertson SR:  Primary hypoadrenocorticism in a cat.  Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 183:881-882, 1983

Peterson ME, Kintzer PP, Cavanagh PG, Fox PR, Ferguson DC, Johnson GF, Becker DV:  Feline hyperthyroidism:  Pretreatment clinical and laboratory evaluation of 131 cases.  Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 183:103-110, 1983

Peterson ME: O,p'-DDD (mitotane) in the treatment of canine pituitary-dependent hyperadrenocorticism. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 182:527-528, 1983

Peterson ME, Zanjani ED: Primary polycythemia. Comparative Pathology Bulletin 15:3-4, 1983

Peterson ME:  Treatment of canine and feline hypoparathyroidism. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 181:1434-1436, 1982

Peterson ME, Feinman JM: Hypercalcemia associated with hypoadrenocorticism in sixteen dogs. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 181:802-804, 1982

Peterson ME, Krieger DT, Drucker WD, Halmi NS:  Immunocytochemical study of the hypophysis in 25 dogs with pituitary-dependent hyperadrenocorticism.  Acta Endocrinologia (Coopenhagen) 101:15-24, 1982

Peterson ME, Wheeler SH:  Endocrine diseases of the dog.  American Kennel Gazette 99:42-49, 1982

Peterson ME, Randolph JF, Zaki FA, Heath H:  Multiple endocrine neoplasia in a dog.  Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 180:1476-1478, 1982

Peterson ME, Keene B, Ferguson DC, Pipers FS:  Electrocardiographic findings in 45 cats with hyperthyroidism.  Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 180:934-937, 1982

Peterson ME, Gilbertson SR, Drucker WD:  Plasma cortisol responses to exogenous ACTH in 22 dogs with hyperadrenocorticism caused by adrenocortical neoplasia.  Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 180:542-544, 1982

Peterson ME, Randolph JF: Diagnosis of canine primary polycythemia and management with hydroxyurea. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 180:415-418, 1982

Peterson ME, Zanjani ED: Inappropriate erythropoietin production from a renal carcinoma in a dog with polycythemia. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 179:995-996, 1981

Peterson ME, Altszuler N: Suppression of growth hormone secretion in spontaneous canine hyperadrenocorticism and its reversal after treatment. American Journal of Veterinary Research  42:1881-1883, 1981

Peterson ME: Propylthiouracil treatment of feline hyperthyroidism. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 179:485-487, 1981

Ogburn PN, Peterson ME, Jeraj K: Multiple cardiac abnormalities in a family of Saluki dogs.  Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 179:57-63, 1981

Halmi NS, Peterson ME, Colurso GJ, Liotta AS, Krieger DT:  Pituitary intermediate lobe in dog: Two cell types and high bioactive adrenocorticotropin content. Science 211:72-74, 1981

Peterson ME, Nesbitt GH, Shaer M: Diagnosis and management of concurrent diabetes mellitus and hyperadrenocorticism in 30 dogs. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 178: 66-69, 1981

Keene B, Peterson ME: ECG of the month: Feline hyperthyroidism. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 176: 712-714, 1980

Peterson ME, Dodds WJ: Factor IX deficiency in an Alaskan Malamute. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 174:1326-1327, 1979