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Leptospirosis is a zoonotic disease that infects almost of mammals. The infecting microorganism is the Leptospira interrogans, which have many serovars. Clinical leptospirosis is rare in cats, but cats may shed leptospire in the urine to other animals, humans or environment. The aims of this...

Author(s)
Mulyani, G. T.; Raharjo, S.; Purnomo, A. B.; Santoso, Y.; Kurnia, K.; Wirapratiwi, D. K.
Publisher
Redaksi Jurnal Veteriner, Denpasar, Indonesia
Citation
Jurnal Veteriner, 2018, 19, 4, pp 446-450
Abstract

In Thailand, leptospirosis is considered an emerging disease in humans and animals. Many species can shed pathogenic Leptospira, including domestic cats (felis catus), which might be able to pose a risk to humans. There are no studies on Leptospira infections in cats in Thailand, but in other...

Author(s)
Sprissler, F.; Jongwattanapisan, P.; Luengyosluechakul, S.; Pusoonthornthum, R.; Prapasarakul, N.; Kurilung, A.; Goris, M.; Ahmed, A.; Reese, S.; Bergmann, M.; Dorsch, R.; Klaasen, H. L. B. M.; Hartmann, K.
Publisher
Wiley, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Transboundary and Emerging Diseases, 2019, 66, 2, pp 948-956
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Leptospirosis is a zoonotic bacterial infectious disease that exists worldwide and is gaining increasing importance in Germany. Serologic evidence of leptospiral infection in cats exists, however clinical manifestations are rarely reported and little information is known about leptospirosis in cats ...

Author(s)
Rose, L.; Hapke, H.; Luge, E.; Mayer-Scholl, A.; Merle, R.; Nöckler, K.; Kohn, B.
Publisher
Schlütersche Verlagsgesellschaft GmbH & Co. KG, Hannover, Germany
Citation
Praktische Tierarzt, 2019, 100, 4, pp 324-335
Abstract

By the nature of their environment and behavior, free-roaming cats are at increased risk of exposure to a wide range of pathogens compared with client-owned cats. Consequently, free-roaming cats can act as a reservoir for possible zoonotic infections. In this study, 140 cats were prospectively...

Author(s)
Palerme, J. S.; Lamperelli, E.; Gagne, J.; Cazlan, C.; Zhang Min; Olds, J. E.
Publisher
Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., New Rochelle, USA
Citation
Vector Borne and Zoonotic Diseases, 2019, 19, 3, pp 193-198
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Objectives: Clinical manifestation of infection with Leptospira species in cats is rare. Nevertheless, cats can develop specific antibodies against the spirochetes after infection. In Canada, Taiwan and the USA it was recently demonstrated that naturally infected cats can also shed DNA from...

Author(s)
Weis, S.; Rettinger, A.; Bergmann, M.; Llewellyn, J. R.; Pantchev, N.; Straubinger, R. K.; Hartmann, K.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery, 2017, 19, 4, pp 470-476
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In the continental part of Croatia, over the period of ten (2006-2015) years, serum samples of 586 wild carnivores (red foxes and martens) and 535 domestic carnivores (dogs and cats) were collected and analyzed for the presence of leptospiral antibodies. Using Microscopic Agglutination Test (MAT)...

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Slavica, A.; Štritof, Z.; Milas, Z.; Konjević, D.; Janicki, Z.; Severin, K.; Dežđek, D.; Starešina, V.; Sindičić, M.; Turk, N.
Publisher
Hrvatska Veterinarska Komora, Veterinarski Fakultet in Zagrebu, Zagreb, Croatia
Citation
6. Hrvatski Veterinarski Kongres s međunarodnim sudjelovanjem, od 26. do 29. listopada 2016, Opatija, Hrvatska. Zbornik Radova, 2016, pp 229-242
Abstract

A domestic cat dwelling in a dairy cattle farm with haematuria was referred for a physical examination. The examination showed no abnormalities therefore complementary exams were performed. Leukocytosis with neutrophilia, monocytosis and hyperproteinaemia were detected. The urine analysis showed a...

Author(s)
Ojeda, J.; Salgado, M.; Encina, C.; Santamaria, C.; Monti, G.
Publisher
Japanese Society of Veterinary Science, Tokyo, Japan
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Medical Science, 2018, 80, 8, pp 1305-1308
Abstract

Leptospirosis is an important bacterial zoonotic disease that affects humans and many animal species. Knowledge of prevalence of Leptospira in a given geographic region supports the implementation of effective control/prevention programmes and thus reduces the transmission risks. This study...

Author(s)
Pratt, N.; Conan, A.; Sreekumari Rajeev
Publisher
Hindawi, London, UK
Citation
Veterinary Medicine International, 2017, 2017, pp Article ID 5904757
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The present study investigated the occurrence of Leptospira spp. infection in cattle, feral cats and rodents in the Fernando de Noronha Island, Brazil. Blood samples were collected from 88 cattle, 200 feral cats and 150 rodents and the sera were screened by MAT (serogroups: Australis, Autumnalis,...

Author(s)
Morais, E. G. F. de; Magalhães, F. J. R.; Lima Filho, C. D. F. de; Brandespim, D. F.; Oliveira, P. R. F. de; Costa, D. F. da; Azevedo, S. S. de; Mota, R. A.
Publisher
Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Faculdade de Veterinária, Porto Alegre, Brazil
Citation
Acta Scientiae Veterinariae, 2018, 46, pp 1610
Abstract

Objectives: The objectives of this study were to validate the microscopic agglutination test (MAT) using feline sera, determine cross-reactivity of Borrelia burgdorferi antibodies in the MAT, and evaluate if there is an association between Leptospira species seropositivity in aged (≥10 years)...

Author(s)
Shropshire, S. B.; Veir, J. K.; Morris, A. K.; Lappin, M. R.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery, 2016, 18, 10, pp 768-772

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