Adiaspiromycosis of an Apodemus agrarius captured wild rodent in Korea

Abstract

Adiaspiromycosis is caused by pulmonary infection with Emmonsia. Inhalated spores of Emmonsia cause asymptomatic infection to necrogranulomatous pneumonia, depending on the burden of adiaspore and host immunity. For disease monitoring of wild rodents captured on Jeju Island in Korea, we examined the lung tissue of wild rodents histopathologically. Spores… (More)
DOI: 10.5625/lar.2012.28.1.67

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