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Sporotrichosis, a mycosis caused by pathogenic species of the genus Sporothrix, affects diverse species of mammals. Until 2007, Sporothrix schenckii was considered the unique etiologic agent of sporotrichosis. Canine sporotrichosis is a poorly reported disease, and the majority of cases are from...

Author(s)
Boechat, J. S.; Pereira, S. A.; Machado, A. C. de S.; Viana, P. G.; Almeida-Paes, R.; Zancopé-Oliveira, R. M.; Gremião, I. D. F.; Oliveira, M. M. E. de
Publisher
Springer International Publishing AG, Cham, Switzerland
Citation
Brazilian Journal of Microbiology, 2021, 52, 1, pp 135-143
Abstract

The dimorphic fungi, Histoplasma capsulatum, Paracoccidioides spp. complex and Sporothrix schenckii complex are the causative agents of histoplasmosis, paracoccidioidomycosis and sporotrichosis, respectively. The aim of this study was to detect antibodies against H. capsulatum, Paracoccidioides...

Author(s)
Cermeño, J. R.; Ortiz, J. C.; Quintero, A. K.
Publisher
Instituto de Investigaciones Clinicas de la Facultad de Medicina de la Universidad del Zulia, Maracaibo, Venezuela
Citation
Investigación Clínica, 2021, 62, 3, pp 208-218
Abstract

Sporotrichosis is a subcutaneous mycosis, caused by the fungal complex Sporothrix schenckii, and composed of several species of the genus. Although diseased dogs show the minimal risk of infection to humans, such susceptibility is non-null and, therefore, should be considered. In the Northeast of...

Author(s)
Ramos, A. C. M. O.; Oliveira, I. V. P. de M.; Reis-Lima, R. K.; Paula, V. V. de; Filgueira, K. D.
Publisher
Universidade Federal Rural do Semi-Árido (UFERSA), Mossoro, Brazil
Citation
Acta Veterinaria Brasilica, 2017, 11, 1, pp 79-84
Abstract

Sporotrichosis is a chronic, granulomatous and usually lymphocutaneous infection of animals and humans, caused by a dimorphic fungus, Sporothrix schenckii complex. The disease in dogs is considered rare, however, in the last years a crescent registration of cases was observed in Brazil, especially...

Author(s)
Mascarenhas, M. B.; Lopes, N. L.; Pinto, T. G.; Costa, T. S.; Peixoto, A. P.; Ramadinha, R. R.; Fernandes, J. I.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Patologia Animal, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Citation
Pesquisa Veterinária Brasileira, 2018, 38, 3, pp 477-481
AbstractFull Text

This paper aimed at describing the first case of canine sporotrichosis in Espírito Santo, Brazil. Case: A 10 year-old Bull Terrier male dog was presented with nodular non-ulcerated lesions on the head and nodular ulcerated lesion on the nasal planum. The dog had a previous diagnosis of a low-grade...

Author(s)
Silva, L. T. da; Intra, N. R.; Ferraz, C. M.; Paz, J. S. da; Jesus Pinto, A. C. de; Sena, B. V. de; Santos Horta, R. dos; Braga, F. R.; Tobias, F. L.; Farias, P. C. G.
Publisher
Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Faculdade de Veterinária, Porto Alegre, Brazil
Citation
Acta Scientiae Veterinariae, 2019, 47, Supplement,
Abstract

Sporotrichosis occurs worldwide, and the metropolitan region of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, is a main endemic area, with a large number of human and animal cases in the last 19 years. This mycosis is more frequently described in cats rather than in dogs. There are a limited number of oral antifungal...

Author(s)
Viana, P. G.; Figueiredo, A. B. F.; Gremião, I. D. F.; Miranda, L. H. M. de; Antonio, I. M. da S.; Boechat, J. S.; Machado, A. C. de S.; Oliveira, M. M. E. de; Pereira, S. A.
Publisher
Springer, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Citation
Mycopathologia, 2018, 183, 2, pp 471-478
Abstract

Purpose. Motivated by increasing reports of antifungal resistance in human and animal sporotrichosis, this study evaluated the chemical composition, cytotoxicity and anti-Sporothrix brasiliensis activity of extracts of marjoram (Origanum majorana) and rosemary (Rosmarinus officinalis). Methodology. ...

Author(s)
Waller, S. B.; Madrid, I. M.; Hoffmann, J. F.; Picoli, T.; Cleff, M. B.; Chaves, F. C.; Faria, R. O. de; Meireles, M. C. A.; Mello, J. R. B. de
Publisher
Microbiology Society, London, UK
Citation
Journal of Medical Microbiology, 2017, 66, 7, pp 1076-1083
AbstractFull Text

Background: The dimorphic fungus Sporothrix schenckii and the yeasts of the Cryptococcus complex are important fungal pathogens of humans and animals that cause sporotrichosis and cryptococcosis, respectively. Both fungi are saprophytes of soils rich in organic matter and infect the host through...

Author(s)
Madrid, I. M.; Faria, R. O. de; Antunes, T. de Á.; Bettanzos, M. da G.; Cabana, Â. L.; Meireles, M. C. A.
Publisher
Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Faculdade de Veterinária, Porto Alegre, Brazil
Citation
Acta Scientiae Veterinariae, 2011, 39, 4, pp 1002
Abstract

Sporotrichosis is a zoonosis caused by fungi of the Sporothrix schenckii complex, which Sporothrix brasiliensis is prevalent in cats and dogs in Brazil. Itraconazole is the antifungal used for treatment, but the emergence of resistance has encouraged the search for therapeutic alternatives in...

Author(s)
Waller, S. B.; Madrid, I. M.; Serra, E. F.; Gomes, A. dos R.; Cleff, M. B.; Faria, R. O. de
Publisher
Universidade Federal Rural do Semi-Árido (UFERSA), Mossoro, Brazil
Citation
Acta Veterinaria Brasilica, 2015, 9, 4, pp 342-347
AbstractFull Text

This paper describes the first case of canine sporotrichosis in Espírito Santo, Brazil. A 10 year-old male Bull Terrier dog was presented with nodular non-ulcerated lesions on the head and nodular ulcerated lesion on the nasal planum [date not given]. The dog had a previous diagnosis of a low-grade ...

Author(s)
Silva, L. T. da; Intra, N. R.; Ferraz, C. M.; Paz, J. S. da; Jesus Pinto, A. C. de; Sena, B. V. de; Santos Horta, R. dos; Braga, F. R.; Tobias, F. L.; Farias, P. C. G.
Publisher
Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Faculdade de Veterinária, Porto Alegre, Brazil
Citation
Acta Scientiae Veterinariae, 2019, 47, Supplement,

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