Epidemiological survey of Angiostrongylus vasorum in dogs and slugs around a new endemic focus in Scotland.


The nematode parasite Angiostrongylus vasorum is an increasingly important cause of respiratory and other diseases in dogs. Geographical spread from previously limited endemic foci has occurred rapidly. This paper investigates parasite epidemiology around the location of the first reported case in Scotland in 2009: by detection of A vasorum-specific DNA in… (More)
DOI: 10.1136/vr.103006

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