Current Surveys on the Prevalence and Distribution of Dirofilaria spp. in Dogs in Germany

@article{Pantchev2009CurrentSO,
  title={Current Surveys on the Prevalence and Distribution of Dirofilaria spp. in Dogs in Germany},
  author={Nikola Pantchev and Nina Norden and Leif Lorentzen and Marco Rossi and Ulrike Rossi and Bastian Brand and Viktor Dyachenko},
  journal={Parasitology Research},
  year={2009},
  volume={105},
  pages={63-74}
}
The Central Upper-Rhine (Baden-Württemberg, Germany) is one of the warmest regions in Germany and also harbours abundant numbers of mosquitoes. Case reports on presumably autochthonous occurrence of Dirofilaria spp. were reported previously and were a reason for a further investigation into the occurrence of vector-borne pathogens. For this purpose, 44… CONTINUE READING