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Feline cryptococosis is caused by the encapsulated yeasts of the complex Cryptococcus neoformans and Cryptococcus gattii. This is the most frequent mycosis in cats that could be either asymptomatic or with respiratory and neurologic signs. No cases have been reported in Costa Rica. A crossbreed,...

Author(s)
Urbina-Villalobos, A.; Hagnauer, I.; Méndez, N.; Guzmán-Gómez, N.; Calderón-Hernández, A.; Morales, J. A.
Publisher
Escuela de Medicina Veterinaria, Universidad Nacional de Costa Rica, Heredia, Costa Rica
Citation
Revista Ciencias Veterinarias, 2018, 36, 2, pp 22-26
Abstract

An 11-year-old spayed female cat presented with a 6-month history of a progressive nodular skin disease with concurrent, ocular lesions, intermittent vomiting, halitosis and weight loss. The cat had received different topical treatments without success prior to referral to the Dermatology...

Author(s)
Rodrigues, T. C. N.; Stroobants, L. R.; Vandenabeele, S. I.
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery Open Reports, 2020, 6, 1, pp 19-2055116920912560
AbstractFull Text

Cryptococcosis is a systemic mycosis of cosmopolitan distribution caused by a fungus of the genus Cryptococcus, which mainly affects felines. Although considered in cats, it is described as rare. A male feline SRD was treated at the Unibave Veterinary Hospital - HVU with a history of respiratory...

Author(s)
Damiani, J. D.; Teixeira, A. F.; Santos, D. P. dos; Silva Valente, G. da; Veronezi, L. O.; Souza, G. V. de
Publisher
Pubvet, Maringá, Brazil
Citation
PUBVET, 2020, 14, 3,
Abstract

A 6-year-old, spayed female cat was presented with acute respiratory signs and pleural effusion. Computed tomography scan revealed a large, lobulated mass effect in the ventral right hemithorax with concurrent sternal lymphadenopathy. A cytologic sample of the mass contained pyogranulomatous...

Author(s)
Evans, S. J. M.; Jones, K.; Moore, A. R.
Publisher
Springer, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Citation
Mycopathologia, 2018, 183, 2, pp 479-484
Abstract

Cryptococcosis is a chronic, global, infectious, integumentary and/or systemic fungal disease caused by yeast from the genus Cryptococcus that can infect humans, wild animals and domestic mammals, especially domestic cats. Two species are most directly involved with the disease Cryptococcus ...

Author(s)
Souza Franco, D. Q. de; Oliveira, G. B. M. de; Souza Luiz, A. C. de; Bessa, L.; Reis, P. S. B. dos; Pulz, L. H.
Publisher
Conselho Regional de Medicina Veterinária do Estado de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Revista de Educação Continuada em Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia do CRMV-SP, 2019, 17, 2, pp 14-22
Abstract

A spayed female domestic short-hair cat of unknown age was admitted with a large proliferative mass in the face. Cytology and biopsy results suggested infection with Cryptococcus spp. A latex cryptococcal antigen agglutination test and an ALPHA cryptococcal antigen enzyme immunoassay yielded...

Author(s)
Kim YoonHee; Song AeRa; Hwang SooMyung; Hong YeonJung; Choi UlSoo
Publisher
Korean Society of Veterinary Clinics, Seoul, Korea Republic
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Clinics, 2018, 35, 4, pp 170-173
Abstract

Case summary: We report a clinical case of blepharitis due to Cryptococcus neoformans yeasts in a 2-year-old stray cat from northern Portugal (Vila Real) without concurrent naso-ocular signs. Ophthalmological examination revealed mucopurulent discharge from an open wound in the right upper and...

Author(s)
Pimenta, P.; Alves-Pimenta, S.; Barros, J.; Pereira, M. J.; Maltez, L.; Maduro, A. P.; Cardoso, L.; Coelho, A. C.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery Open Reports, 2015, 1, 2, pp 2055116915593963
Abstract

In Australia, a retrospective study of 155 cats and 40 dogs diagnosed with cryptococcosis between 1981 and 2001 was undertaken. Age, sex, breed, clinical findings, feline immunodeficiency virus and feline leukaemia virus status (in cats), species of Cryptococcus causing disease and region of...

Author(s)
O'Brien, C. R.; Krockenberger, M. B.; Wigney, D. I.; Martin, P.; Malik, R.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Health Sciences, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Medical Mycology, 2004, 42, 5, pp 449-460
Abstract

Canine and feline upper respiratory tract (URT) infection due to Aspergillus spp. is considered an emerging disease, with the number of reported cases continuing to rise in Japan. Aspergillus fumigatus has been the most frequently reported etiologic agent of sino-orbital aspergillosis in dogs and ...

Author(s)
Kano, R.
Publisher
Japanese Society for Medical Mycology, Bunkyo-ku, Japan
Citation
Medical Mycology Journal, 2017, 58, 4, pp J121-J126
Abstract

Overview: Cryptococcosis is worldwide the most common systemic fungal disease in cats; it is caused by the Cryptococcus neoformans- Cryptococcus gattii species complex, which includes eight genotypes and some subtypes (strains) with varying geographical distribution, pathogenicity and antimicrobial ...

Author(s)
Pennisi, M. G.; Hartmann, K.; Lloret, A.; Ferrer, L.; Addie, D.; Belák, S.; Boucraut-Baralon, C.; Egberink, H.; Frymus, T.; Gruffydd-Jones, T.; Hosie, M. J.; Lutz, H.; Marsilio, F.; Möstl, K.; Radford, A. D.; Thiry, E.; Truyen, U.; Horzinek, M. C.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery, 2013, 15, 7, pp 611-618

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