First description of Bartonella koehlerae infection in a Spanish dog with infective endocarditis


Bartonella koehlerae has been recently described as a new cat- and cat fleas-associated agent of culture-negative human endocarditis. It has been also encountered in one dog from Israel and six dogs from the USA, but other clinically relevant reports involving this bacterium are lacking. A 7-year-old intact male mixed dog presented with clinico-pathological… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/s13071-017-2188-3


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