Toxoplasmosis in a colony of New World monkeys.

  title={Toxoplasmosis in a colony of New World monkeys.},
  author={Hans Henrik Dietz and P. Henriksen and Vivi Bille-Hansen and Sv. AA. HENRIKSEN},
  journal={Veterinary parasitology},
  volume={68 4},
In a colony of New World monkeys five tamarins (Saguinus oedipus, Saguinus labiatus and Leontopithecus rosal. rosal.), three marmosets (Callithrix jacchus and Callithrix pygmaea) and one saki (Pithecia pithecia) died suddenly. The colony comprised 16 marmosets, 10 tamarins and three sakis. The main pathological findings were necrotic lesions in the lung, the intestine, and the liver. Histopathologically T. gondii parasites were observed in organs from the tamarins and the marmosets but not in… CONTINUE READING


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