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Background: Sporotrichosis is an emerging zoonotic mycosis that presents as a cutaneous lymphatic or disseminated disease, caused by fungi from the Sporothrix schenkii (S schenkii) clinical clade. Its importance is growing, primarily due to an outbreak that occurred in Brazil, affecting mainly cats ...

Gonsales, F. F.; Fernandes, N. C. C. A.; Mansho, W.; Montenegro, H.; Guerra, J. M.; Araújo, L. J. T. de; Silva, S. M. P. da; Benites, N. R.
Wiley, Boston, USA
Veterinary Clinical Pathology, 2019, 48, 1, pp 143-147

In microbiological and histological examination of biopsied material from multiple, raised, ulcerating plaques on the pinna of a 10-year-old Siamese cat, Sporothrix schenckii was identified. Surgical removal of the pinna was carried out 2 weeks after referral and, in the intervening period, the...

Wigney, D. I.; Oxenford, C. J.
Australian Veterinary Practitioner, 1993, 23, 1, pp 28-30