Prolonged resilience of Tritrichomonas foetus in cat faeces at ambient temperature.

@article{Hale2009ProlongedRO,
  title={Prolonged resilience of Tritrichomonas foetus in cat faeces at ambient temperature.},
  author={Sophie E. Hale and Jacqueline M Norris and Jan {\vS}lapeta},
  journal={Veterinary parasitology},
  year={2009},
  volume={166 1-2},
  pages={
          60-5
        }
}
We have investigated the diagnostic utility of culture methods for Tritrichomonas foetus from cat faeces and the influence of faecal storage on the sensitivity of two different culture systems, InPouch TF-Feline (Bio-Med Diagnostics) and Modified Diamond's Medium. Normally formed cat faeces were spiked using a 10-fold serial dilution of 2 x 10(2) to 2 x 10(5)T. foetus per gram of faeces prior to storage at either room temperature or under refrigeration. At different time points a 20mg sample of… CONTINUE READING
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