Encephalitozoonosis in pet rabbits (Oryctolagus cuniculus): pathohistological findings in animals with latent infection versus clinical manifestation

@article{Csokai2008EncephalitozoonosisIP,
  title={Encephalitozoonosis in pet rabbits (Oryctolagus cuniculus): pathohistological findings in animals with latent infection versus clinical manifestation},
  author={Jacqueline Csokai and Andrea Gruber and Frank K{\"u}nzel and Alexander G Tichy and Anja Joachim},
  journal={Parasitology Research},
  year={2008},
  volume={104},
  pages={629-635}
}
Encephalitozoon cuniculi is a common infectious agent of rabbits. The aim of this study was to determine the distribution and extent of histological lesions in the brain and in the kidney of naturally infected pet rabbits with or without clinical encephalitozoonosis. In 71 animals (33 with symptoms) which died or were euthanised, histopathological… CONTINUE READING