dr. marco caldin, direttore sanitario clinica san marco

Dr. Marco Caldin, DVM, Ph.D, Dipl. ECVCP (European College Veterinary Clinical Pathology)


Fondatore della Clinica e Laboratorio San Marco, Direttore Sanitario della Clinica dal 1988.



Medicina interna, Medicina di Laboratorio (Patologia Clinica)



Formazione                                                                                 CURRICULUM VITAE ESTESO

2010 Ph.D, Veterinary Medicine, University of Pisa

2005 Dipl. European College of Veterinary Clinical Pathology (ECVCP)

1987 Degree of Veterinary Medicine, University of Bologna

 Attività didattica e scientifica

1996-present Lecturer of Clinical Pathology,  Faculty of  Veterinary Medicine, University of Padova, Degree in Veterinary Science

1994-1995 Lecturer of Clinical Pathology at the Veterinary Faculty of Pisa, University of Pisa, Small Animal post-degree specialty

1990-2000 Chairman of the Società Culturale Italiana Veterinari per Animali da Compagnia (SCIVAC) Working Group on Internal Medicine

1988-1990 Chairman of the Società Culturale Italiana Veterinari per Animali da Compagnia (SCIVAC) Working Group of Diagnostic Imaging

1988- Founder, owner and director of the Clinica Veterinaria Privata San Marco, Padova

1992 Founder of the Laboratorio Analisi Veterinarie San Marco, Padova

Pubblicazioni internazionali 

1: García-Martínez JD, Tvarijonaviciute A, Cerón JJ, Caldin M, Martínez-Subiela
S. Urinary clusterin as a renal marker in dogs. J Vet Diagn Invest. 2012
Mar;24(2):301-6. Epub 2012 Feb 7. PubMed PMID: 22362533.

2: Bertolini G, Caldin M. Computed tomography findings in portal vein aneurysm of
dogs. Vet J. 2012 Jan 21. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 22269874.

3: Tvarijonaviciute A, Tecles F, Caldin M, Tasca S, Cerón J. Validation of
spectrophotometric assays for serum paraoxonase type-1 measurement in dogs. Am J
Vet Res. 2012 Jan;73(1):34-41. PubMed PMID: 22204286.

4: Carli E, Trotta M, Chinelli R, Drigo M, Sinigoi L, Tosolini P, Furlanello T,
Millotti A, Caldin M, Solano-Gallego L. Cytauxzoon sp. infection in the first
endemic focus described in domestic cats in Europe. Vet Parasitol. 2012 Feb
10;183(3-4):343-52. Epub 2011 Jul 23. PubMed PMID: 21839583.

5: Tvarijonaviciute A, Ceron JJ, Caldin M. Serum butyrylcholinesterase activity
in dogs with diabetes mellitus. Vet J. 2011 Aug 3. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed
PMID: 21820337.

6: Sontas BH, Milani C, Romagnoli S, Bertolini G, Caldin M, Caliari D, Zappulli
V, Mollo A. A huge ovarian cyst in a hysterectomized bitch. Reprod Domest Anim.
2011 Dec;46(6):1107-11. doi: 10.1111/j.1439-0531.2011.01797.x. Epub 2011 Apr 28.
PubMed PMID: 21535241.

7: Ceron JJ, Caldin M, Martinez-Subiela S. Answers to some common questions on
serum protein electrophoresis. Vet Rec. 2011 Apr 30;168(17):453-4. Erratum in:
Vet Rec. 2011 May 7;168(18):482. PubMed PMID: 21527486.

8: Martínez-Subiela S, Caldin M, Parra MD, Ottolini N, Bertolini G, Bernal LJ,
García-Martinez JD, Cerón JJ. Canine C-reactive protein measurements in
cerebrospinal fluid by a time-resolved immunofluorimetric assay. J Vet Diagn
Invest. 2011 Jan;23(1):63-7. PubMed PMID: 21217029.

9: Facchini RV, Bertazzolo W, Zuliani D, Bonfanti U, Caldin M, Avallone G,
Roccabianca P. Detection of biclonal gammopathy by capillary zone electrophoresis
in a cat and a dog with plasma cell neoplasia. Vet Clin Pathol. 2010
Dec;39(4):440-6. doi: 10.1111/j.1939-165X.2010.00259.x. Epub 2010 Oct 29. PubMed
PMID: 21039713.

10: De Lucia M, Moodley A, Latronico F, Giordano A, Caldin M, Fondati A,
Guardabassi L. Prevalence of canine methicillin resistant Staphylococcus
pseudintermedius in a veterinary diagnostic laboratory in Italy. Res Vet Sci.
2011 Dec;91(3):346-8. Epub 2010 Oct 23. PubMed PMID: 20971485.

11: Vinci A, Bacci B, Benazzi C, Caldin M, Sarli G. Progesterone receptor
expression and proliferative activity in uterine tumours of pet rabbits. J Comp
Pathol. 2010 May;142(4):323-7. Epub 2010 Jan 22. PubMed PMID: 20096851.

12: Tasca S, Furlanello T, Caldin M. High serum and urine lysozyme levels in a
dog with acute myeloid leukemia. J Vet Diagn Invest. 2010 Jan;22(1):111-5. PubMed
PMID: 20093697.

13: Bernardini D, Gerardi G, Contiero B, Caldin M. Interference of haemolysis and
hyperproteinemia on sodium, potassium, and chloride measurements in canine serum
samples. Vet Res Commun. 2009 Sep;33 Suppl 1:173-6. PubMed PMID: 19636806.

14: Tecles F, Caldín M, Zanella A, Membiela F, Tvarijonaviciute A, Subiela SM,
Cerón JJ. Serum acute phase protein concentrations in female dogs with mammary
tumors. J Vet Diagn Invest. 2009 Mar;21(2):214-9. PubMed PMID: 19286500.

15: Carli E, Tasca S, Trotta M, Furlanello T, Caldin M, Solano-Gallego L.
Detection of erythrocyte binding IgM and IgG by flow cytometry in sick dogs with
Babesia canis canis or Babesia canis vogeli infection. Vet Parasitol. 2009 May
26;162(1-2):51-7. Epub 2009 Feb 12. PubMed PMID: 19269745.

16: Bertolini G, Stefanello C, Caldin M. Imaging diagnosis--pulmonary
interstitial emphysema in a dog. Vet Radiol Ultrasound. 2009 Jan-Feb;50(1):80-2.
PubMed PMID: 19241759.

17: Caldin M, Tasca S, Carli E, Bianchini S, Furlanello T, Martinez-Subiela S,
Cerón JJ. Serum acute phase protein concentrations in dogs with
hyperadrenocorticism with and without concurrent inflammatory conditions. Vet
Clin Pathol. 2009 Mar;38(1):63-8. Epub 2008 Oct 28. PubMed PMID: 19228354.

18: Tasca S, Carli E, Caldin M, Menegazzo L, Furlanello T, Gallego LS.
Hematologic abnormalities and flow cytometric immunophenotyping results in dogs
with hematopoietic neoplasia: 210 cases (2002-2006). Vet Clin Pathol. 2009
Mar;38(1):2-12. Epub 2008 Dec 16. PubMed PMID: 19171020.

19: Bertolini G, Furlanello T, Drigo M, Caldin M. Computed tomographic adrenal
gland quantification in canine adrenocorticotroph hormone-dependent
hyperadrenocorticism. Vet Radiol Ultrasound. 2008 Sep-Oct;49(5):449-53. PubMed
PMID: 18833952.

20: Solano-Gallego L, Trotta M, Carli E, Carcy B, Caldin M, Furlanello T. Babesia
canis canis and Babesia canis vogeli clinicopathological findings and DNA
detection by means of PCR-RFLP in blood from Italian dogs suspected of tick-borne
disease. Vet Parasitol. 2008 Nov 7;157(3-4):211-21. Epub 2008 Jul 26. PubMed
PMID: 18789581.

21: Cerón JJ, Carli E, Tasca S, Martinez-Subiela S, Caldin M. Evaluation of EDTA
hematology tubes for collection of blood samples for tests of secondary
hemostasis in dogs. Am J Vet Res. 2008 Sep;69(9):1141-7. PubMed PMID: 18764684.

22: Solano-Gallego L, Trotta M, Caldin M, Furlanello T. Molecular survey of
Rickettsia spp. in sick dogs in Italy. Zoonoses Public Health. 2008
Oct;55(8-10):521-5. PubMed PMID: 18631232.

23: Cerón JJ, Martinez-Subiela S, Ohno K, Caldin M. A seven-point plan for acute
phase protein interpretation in companion animals. Vet J. 2008 Jul;177(1):6-7.
Epub 2008 Feb 21. PubMed PMID: 18294886.

24: Bertolini G, De Lorenzi D, Ledda G, Caldin M. Esophageal varices due to a
probable arteriovenous communication in a dog. J Vet Intern Med. 2007
Nov-Dec;21(6):1392-5. PubMed PMID: 18196751.

25: Bertolini G, Rossetti E, Caldin M. Pituitary apoplexy-like disease in 4 dogs.
J Vet Intern Med. 2007 Nov-Dec;21(6):1251-7. PubMed PMID: 18196734.

26: Solano-Gallego L, Rodriguez-Cortes A, Trotta M, Zampieron C, Razia L,
Furlanello T, Caldin M, Roura X, Alberola J. Detection of Leishmania infantum DNA
by fret-based real-time PCR in urine from dogs with natural clinical
leishmaniosis. Vet Parasitol. 2007 Jul 20;147(3-4):315-9. Epub 2007 May 25.
PubMed PMID: 17532143.

27: Vascellari M, Tasca S, Furlanello T, Carli E, Patron C, Mutinelli F, Caldin
M. Vertebral polyostotic lymphoma in a young dog. J Vet Diagn Invest. 2007
Mar;19(2):205-8. PubMed PMID: 17402620.

28: Solano-Gallego L, Kidd L, Trotta M, Di Marco M, Caldin M, Furlanello T,
Breitschwerdt E. Febrile illness associated with Rickettsia conorii infection in
dogs from Sicily. Emerg Infect Dis. 2006 Dec;12(12):1985-8. PubMed PMID:
17326960; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3291343.

29: Solano-Gallego L, Trotta M, Razia L, Furlanello T, Caldin M. Molecular survey
of Ehrlichia canis and Anaplasma phagocytophilum from blood of dogs in Italy. Ann
N Y Acad Sci. 2006 Oct;1078:515-8. PubMed PMID: 17114768.

30: De Lorenzi D, Bonfanti U, Masserdotti C, Caldin M, Furlanello T, Bertolini G.
Nasal melanosis in three dogs. J Small Anim Pract. 2006 Nov;47(11):682-5. PubMed
PMID: 17076794.

31: Bertolini G, Furlanello T, De Lorenzi D, Caldin M. Computed tomographic
quantification of canine adrenal gland volume and attenuation. Vet Radiol
Ultrasound. 2006 Sep-Oct;47(5):444-8. PubMed PMID: 17009504.

32: Bertolini G, Rolla EC, Zotti A, Caldin M. Three-dimensional multislice
helical computed tomography techniques for canine extra-hepatic portosystemic
shunt assessment. Vet Radiol Ultrasound. 2006 Sep-Oct;47(5):439-43. PubMed PMID:

33: Furlanello T, Simonato G, Caldin M, De Lorenzi D, Lubas G, Bernardini D,
Solano-Gallego L. Validation of an automated spectrophotometric assay for the
determination of cholinesterase activity in canine serum. Vet Res Commun. 2006
Oct;30(7):723-33. PubMed PMID: 17004037.

34: Furlanello T, Caldin M, Stocco A, Tudone E, Tranquillo V, Lubas G,
Solano-Gallego L. Stability of stored canine plasma for hemostasis testing. Vet
Clin Pathol. 2006 Jun;35(2):204-7. PubMed PMID: 16783714.

35: De Lorenzi D, Bonfanti U, Masserdotti C, Caldin M, Furlanello T. Diagnosis of
canine nasal aspergillosis by cytological examination: a comparison of four
different collection techniques. J Small Anim Pract. 2006 Jun;47(6):316-9. PubMed
PMID: 16761983.

36: Furlanello T, Tasca S, Caldin M, Carli E, Patron C, Tranquillo M, Lubas G,
Solano-Gallego L. Artifactual changes in canine blood following storage, detected
using the ADVIA 120 hematology analyzer. Vet Clin Pathol. 2006 Mar;35(1):42-6.
PubMed PMID: 16511790.

37: Erginsoy SD, Sozmen M, Caldin M, Furlanello T. Metallothionein expression in
benign and malignant canine mammary gland tumours. Res Vet Sci. 2006
Aug;81(1):46-50. Epub 2005 Nov 10. PubMed PMID: 16289156.

38: Caldin M, Carli E, Furlanello T, Solano-Gallego L, Tasca S, Patron C, Lubas
G. A retrospective study of 60 cases of eccentrocytosis in the dog. Vet Clin
Pathol. 2005 Sep;34(3):224-31. PubMed PMID: 16134069.

39: Sözmen M, Tasca S, Carli E, De Lorenzi D, Furlanello T, Caldin M. Use of fine
needle aspirates and flow cytometry for the diagnosis, classification, and
immunophenotyping of canine lymphomas. J Vet Diagn Invest. 2005 Jul;17(4):323-30.
PubMed PMID: 16130989.

40: Furlanello T, Fiorio F, Caldin M, Lubas G, Solano-Gallego L.
Clinicopathological findings in naturally occurring cases of babesiosis caused by
large form Babesia from dogs of northeastern Italy. Vet Parasitol. 2005 Nov
25;134(1-2):77-85. Epub 2005 Aug 19. PubMed PMID: 16112810.

41: Fant P, Caldin M, Furlanello T, De Lorenzi D, Bertolini G, Bettini G, Morini
M, Masserdotti C. Primary gastric histiocytic sarcoma in a dog--a case report. J
Vet Med A Physiol Pathol Clin Med. 2004 Sep-Oct;51(7-8):358-62. PubMed PMID:

42: Caldin M, Furlanello T, Lubas G. Validation of an immunoturbidimetric D-dimer
assay in canine citrated plasma. Vet Clin Pathol. 2000;29(2):51-54. PubMed PMID: