Two sibling foxhounds bom to a Leishmania seropositive bitch were presented after testing seropositive for Leishmania. Leishmania infantum infection was detected via histopathology, culture, and quantitative polymerase chain reaction (q-PCR). This is the first report of natural infection with Leishmania infantum with the possibility for vertical transmission in North America.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Canadian Veterinary Journal|
|State||Published - Oct 2008|
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