Case report of protothecosis in a dog
Stanisław Dzimira , Marcin Nowak , Adam Brzana , Wojciech Łopuszyński
Prototheca species are ubiquitous, achlorophyllous unicellular algae. They have been found in water, sewage, slime flux of trees and soil and reportedly cause a rare mycosis-like systemic or local disease in a wide variety of mammals including humans, dogs, cats, pigs and cattle. In this article a case of canine heart protothecosis diagnosed histopathologicaiy post mortem was described.
|Journal series||Medycyna Weterynaryjna, ISSN 0025-8628, (B 10 pkt)|
|Keywords in English||Prototheca sp., dog|
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