Clinical presentation of 26 anaplasma phagocytophilum-seropositive dogs residing in an endemic area.

@article{Mazepa2010ClinicalPO,
  title={Clinical presentation of 26 anaplasma phagocytophilum-seropositive dogs residing in an endemic area.},
  author={Allison Wistrand Mazepa and Linda Benjamin Kidd and Karen M. Young and Lauren A Trepanier},
  journal={Journal of the American Animal Hospital Association},
  year={2010},
  volume={46 6},
  pages={405-12}
}
Anaplasma (A.) phagocytophilum, the etiological agent of canine granulocytic anaplasmosis, is capable of inciting moderate to severe clinical disease in a variety of mammals and is endemic in the upper midwest. The purpose of this study was fourfold: to describe the range of clinical signs in dogs seropositive to A. phagocytophilum; to examine the prevalence of immune-mediated hemolytic anemia (IMHA) in this population; to evaluate whether specific clinical signs were associated with coexposure… CONTINUE READING