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Background: Leishmania infection in cats is being increasingly reported in endemic areas. Nevertheless, only a few clinical cases have been described in cats, and even fewer have provided information on the response to treatment and a proper follow-up. Here we report a case of feline leishmaniosis...

Author(s)
Brianti, E.; Celi, N.; Napoli, E.; Abbate, J. M.; Arfuso, F.; Gaglio, G.; Iatta, R.; Giannetto, S.; Gramiccia, M.; Otranto, D.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Parasites and Vectors, 2019, 12, 121, pp (26 March 2019)
Abstract

Case summary: This work describes the diagnosis and successful treatment of a 2-year-old domestic cat infected with Leishmania species and presenting fever, and ulcerative and nodular skin lesions after being treated for pyodermatitis for 1 year without clinical improvement. After anamnesis the cat ...

Author(s)
Basso, M. A.; Marques, C.; Santos, M.; Duarte, A.; Pissarra, H.; Carreira, L. M.; Gomes, L.; Valério-Bolas, A.; Tavares, L.; Santos-Gomes, G.; Fonseca, I. P. da
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Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery Open Reports, 2016, 2, 1, pp 2055116916630002
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An 8-year-old domestic short hair female cat initially presented with bilateral uveitis with pseudotumoral appearance. The patient tested negative for feline immunodeficiency virus (FIV), feline leukemia virus (FeLV) and Toxoplasma gondii. Histopathology of a granulomatous lesion on the upper left...

Author(s)
Madruga, G.; Ribeiro, A. P.; Ruiz, T.; Sousa, V. R. F.; Campos, C. G.; Almeida, A. B. P. F.; Pescador, C. A.; Dutra, V.
Publisher
FEPMVZ - Editora, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Citation
Arquivo Brasileiro de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, 2018, 70, 5, pp 1514-1520
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We report an unusual case of leishmaniosis with the involvement of mammary glands in an old cat with what seems to be a concurrent regressive feline leukemia virus infection. Leishmania donovani complex parasites were identified for the first time in inflammatory breast fluid during a clinical...

Author(s)
Pereira, A.; Valente, J.; Parreira, R.; Cristovão, J. M.; Azinheira, S.; Campino, L.; Maia, C.
Publisher
Elsevier Inc, Orlando, USA
Citation
Topics in Companion Animal Medicine, 2019, 37, pp 100356
Abstract

Case summary: A 12-year-old male neutered domestic shorthair cat underwent rhinoscopy due to inspiratory dyspnoea and stertor. Rhinoscopy showed signs of chronic rhinitis and a multinodular nasopharyngeal mucosa. A marked infiltrate of macrophages that contained intracellular parasitic forms...

Author(s)
Leal, R. O.; Pereira, H.; Cartaxeiro, C.; Delgado, E.; Peleteiro, M. da C.; Fonseca, I. P. da
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery Open Reports, 2018, 4, 2, pp 2055116918811374
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Limited data is available on feline leishmaniosis (FeL) caused by Leishmania infantum worldwide. The LeishVet group presents in this report a review of the current knowledge on FeL, the epidemiological role of the cat in L. infantum infection, clinical manifestations, and recommendations on...

Author(s)
Pennisi, M. G.; Cardoso, L.; Baneth, G.; Bourdeau, P.; Koutinas, A.; Miró, G.; Oliva, G.; Solano-Gallego, L.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Parasites and Vectors, 2015, 8, 302, pp (4 June 2015)
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A case of leishmaniasis with predominantly ocular signs in a cat living in Switzerland and it's treatment is reported. The cat was imported from Spain 4 years earlier and was initially presented with chronic uveitis. Laboratory test results were negative for feline immunodeficiency virus (FIV), ...

Author(s)
Richter, M.; Schaarschmidt-Kiener, D.; Krudewig, C.
Publisher
Verlag Hans Huber , Bern, Switzerland
Citation
SAT, Schweizer Archiv für Tierheilkunde, 2014, 156, 6, pp 289-294
Abstract

Leishmaniosis caused by Leishmania infantum is a zoonotic disease endemic in many countries of America, Asia and Europe, including Portugal. Dogs are the major reservoir of L. infantum, but domestic cats may also be infected. Three clinical cases of feline leishmaniosis are described, with ocular...

Author(s)
Pimenta, P.; Alves-Pimenta, S.; Barros, J.; Barbosa, P.; Rodrigues, A.; Pereira, M. J.; Maltez, L.; Gama, A.; Cristóvão, J. M.; Campino, L.; Maia, C.; Cardoso, L.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology: Regional Studies and Reports, 2015, 1/2, pp 65-69
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Case summary: This is the first clinical report of feline viscerocutaneous leishmaniosis caused by Leishmania infantum genotype E associated with an invasive squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) in a domestic cat from Portugal. Initially, the cat presented a single cutaneous lesion in the right nostril. A ...

Author(s)
Maia, C.; Ramos, C. S. C.; Cristóvão, J. M.; Faísca, P.; Campino, L.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery Open Reports, 2015, 1, 2, pp 2055116915593969
Abstract

First-line treatment for canine leishmaniosis (CanL) is N-methylglucamine antimoniate (MGA) combined with allopurinol. However, in some dogs allopurinol may induce hyperxanthinuria leading to urolithiasis. Moreover, allopurinol resistance has recently been described in Leishmania infantum isolates...

Author(s)
Segarra, S.; Miró, G.; Montoya, A.; Pardo-Marín, L.; Boqué, N.; Ferrer, L.; Cerón, J.
Publisher
Elsevier B. V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 2017, 239, pp 50-56

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