Haemobartonella felis infection in cats from the Glasgow area.

@article{Nash1986HaemobartonellaFI,
  title={Haemobartonella felis infection in cats from the Glasgow area.},
  author={Andrew S. Nash and P A Bobade},
  journal={The Veterinary record},
  year={1986},
  volume={119 15},
  pages={373-5}
}
A survey of 155 cats for Haemobartonella felis infection in the Glasgow area revealed a prevalence of 23.2 per cent. The infection occurred in all age groups and there was no significant difference between sex or breed type. Infection with H felis was more prevalent among cats with fleas and those with feline leukaemia virus infection than among the other cats in the sample. H felis organisms identified were mainly coccoid with diameters between 0.63 micron and 1.73 micron. Rod forms, found in… CONTINUE READING

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