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Demodicosis is an ectoparasitic disease caused by mites of the genus Demodex which rarely occurs in cats. The clinical signs of feline disease are nonspecific and there are extensive differential diagnoses. The generalized form is usually associated with infection with Feline Immunodeficiency Virus ...

Author(s)
Pereira, S. A.; Schubach, T. M. P.; Figueiredo, F. B.; Leme, L. R. P.; Santos, I. B. dos; Okamoto, T.; Cuzzi, T.; Reis, R. dos S.; Schubach, A.
Publisher
Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Faculdade de Veterinária, Porto Alegre, Brazil
Citation
Acta Scientiae Veterinariae, 2005, 33, 1, pp 75-78
Abstract

A male Persian cat was presented with a history of alopecia at the dorsal tail region, with mild pruritus, flaking of skin and the owner's complaint of pruritus on herself and her family members. All the vital signs of the cat were found within the normal reference range. Skin scraping and hair...

Author(s)
Behera, S. K.; Shah, N.; Prasad, H.; Sarma, K.
Publisher
Springer, New Delhi, India
Citation
Journal of Parasitic Diseases, 2019, 43, 3, pp 534-536
AbstractFull Text

Pediculosis in cats is uncommon and poorly reported. There is a very high host specificity that facilitates identification. No other report of this parasite was found in the southern state of Rio de Janeiro (Quatis city), which describes the incidence of Felicola subrostratus in this region of...

Author(s)
Pereira, N. B. de A.; Lee, L. T.; Vieira, L. da R.
Publisher
Pubvet, Maringá, Brazil
Citation
PUBVET, 2018, 12, 1, pp 1-3
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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

Causes of feline miliary dermatitis are classified into four groups: (1) Allergies which can be caused by flea bites, atopic dermatitis, food allergies, and hypersensitivity to mosquito bites; (2) Infections, such as pyoderma and dermatophitosis caused by Microsporum canis and M. gypseum and ...

Author(s)
González Arribas, J. L.; Machicote Goth, G.; Yotti Álvarez, C.; López Arias, L.
Publisher
ASIS Veterinaria s.l., Zaragoza, Spain
Citation
Argos - Informativo Veterinario, 2008, No.104, pp 58-, 60
Abstract

Although pediculosis in pet animals is less common than flea infestation in most parts of the United Kingdom, it should be considered in the differential diagnosis of pruritus, erythema, scaling, anaemia and irritability. It is a cause of miliary dermatitis in cats. Lice are easily killed by many...

Author(s)
Craig, M.
Publisher
UK Vet Publications, Newbury, UK
Citation
UK Vet: Companion Animal, 2011, 16, 2, pp 50, 52-53
Abstract

The present investigation aims to evaluate the prevalence of infant pediculosis and other ectoparasitosis in susceptible hosts which are present in the domestic environment of Santa Ana de los Guácaras town, in Corrientes, Argentina. A total of 44 houses was evaluated. 148 children aged 1-14 years, ...

Author(s)
Milano, A. M. F.; Oscherov, E. B.; Legal, A. Z.
Publisher
Sociedad Chilena de Parasitología, Santiago, Chile
Citation
Parasitología Latinoamericana, 2007, 62, 1/2, pp 83-88
Abstract

The present study was aimed to evaluate the factors associated with prevalence of various ectoparasites among goats during winter season in two different agro-climatic regions of India. A total of 320 goats (Uttarakhand-208; Uttar Pradesh-112) were screened and evaluated for ectoparasitism and...

Author(s)
Ajith, Y.; Dimri, U.; Gopalakrishnan, A.; Gopinath Devi
Publisher
Springer, New Delhi, India
Citation
Journal of Parasitic Diseases, 2017, 41, 3, pp 739-746
Abstract

The present study aimed to evaluate the immuno-oxidative patho-biology of lice infestation in goats. Sixty goats were divided into five groups; sucking lice (Linognathus africanus) infested (Group 1, n=12), chewing lice (Bovicola caprae) infested-mild (Group 2, n=12), chewing lice (B. caprae)...

Author(s)
Ajith, Y.; Dimri, U.; Singh, S. K.; Gopalakrishnan, A.; Devi, G.; Verma, M. R.; Joshi, V.; Alam, S.
Publisher
Elsevier B. V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 2017, 242, pp 24-30
AbstractFull Text

Lynxacariosis is an uncommon parasitic disease in felines recorded in tropical and sometimes subtropical regions of different countries. In Brazil, lynxacariosis was first described in 1986 in Rio de Janeiro, and currently there are reports in all regions of the country, excluding the central-west...

Author(s)
Aguiar, J.; Machado, M. L. da S.; Ferreira, R. R.; Hünning, P. S.; Muschner, A. C.; Ramos, R. Z.
Publisher
Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Faculdade de Veterinária, Porto Alegre, Brazil
Citation
Acta Scientiae Veterinariae, 2009, 37, 3, pp 301-305

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