TITLE

Systemic candidosis in a guanaco (Lama guanicoe)

AUTHOR(S)
Keck, N.; Libert, C.; Rispail, P.; Albaric, O.
PUB. DATE
February 2009
SOURCE
Veterinary Record: Journal of the British Veterinary Association;2/21/2009, Vol. 164 Issue 8, p245
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article describes a case of systemic candidosis in a guanaco kept in captivity. It is noted that the postmortem findings in reported cases of disseminated candidosis include the enlargement of lymph nodes, nephritis and hepatitis. The case elaborates that systemic candidosis should be considered after ineffective antibiotic treatment in captive, stressed animals.
ACCESSION #
37036773

 

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