Disseminated histoplasmosis in two juvenile raccoons (Procyon lotor) from a nonendemic region of the United States.

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Two 6-month-old raccoon kits, which had been rescued and fostered in preparation for return to the wild, became acutely ill and died 3 weeks before scheduled release. At necropsy, the kits had grossly enlarged livers and spleens, diffusely consolidated lungs, and generalized lymphadenopathy. Histologically, extensive infiltrates of macrophages containing… (More)
DOI: 10.1177/1040638714521207

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@article{Clothier2014DisseminatedHI, title={Disseminated histoplasmosis in two juvenile raccoons (Procyon lotor) from a nonendemic region of the United States.}, author={Kristin A. Clothier and M. E. Riu Villanueva and Andrea Torain and Steve Reinl and Bradd C. Barr}, journal={Journal of veterinary diagnostic investigation : official publication of the American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians, Inc}, year={2014}, volume={26 2}, pages={297-301} }