Tritrichomonas foetus: a new agent of feline diarrhea.

  title={Tritrichomonas foetus: a new agent of feline diarrhea.},
  author={M K Tolbert and Jody L Gookin},
  volume={31 8},
  pages={374-81, 390; quiz 381}
Tritrichomonas foetus is a single-celled, flagellated protozoal parasite that colonizes the feline colon and distal ileum. Infected cats may be asymptomatic or may have clinical signs that include malodorous large bowel diarrhea. T. foetus infection is common in, but not limited to, high-density populations of young, purebred cats. Testing for this parasite… CONTINUE READING