Occurrence of Neospora caninum in dogs and its correlation with visceral leishmaniasis in the urban area of Campo Grande, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil.

@article{Andreotti2006OccurrenceON,
  title={Occurrence of Neospora caninum in dogs and its correlation with visceral leishmaniasis in the urban area of Campo Grande, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil.},
  author={Renato Andreotti and Jacqueline Marques Oliveira and Elaine Ara{\'u}jo e Silva and Leandra Marla Oshiro and Maria de F{\'a}tima Cepa Matos},
  journal={Veterinary parasitology},
  year={2006},
  volume={135 3-4},
  pages={375-9}
}
Neospora caninum is an obligate intracellular protozoan that can infect domestic and wild canids, as well as ruminants and equines, and is described as causing neuromuscular alteration and death in dogs. Visceral leishmaniasis (VL) is an infectious disease that affects both humans and animals, being caused by protozoan parasites of the genus Leishmania, of which Leishmania (Leishmania) chagasi is found in Brazil -- transmitted by sand flies, such as Lutzomyia longipalpis, in most of the… CONTINUE READING

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