Intestinal spirochetosis and giardiasis in a beagle pup with diarrhea

G. E. Duhamel, B. D. Hunsaker, M. R. Mathiesen, R. A. Moxley

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Abstract

This report describes the light microscopic and ultrastructural changes in a 3-month-old dog with naturally acquired intestinal spirochetosis and giardiasis. It was concluded that the pathogenetic characteristics of weakly β-hemolytic spirochetes associated with colitis in this pup were similar to those associated with human and porcine spirochetal diarrhea.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)360-362
Number of pages3
JournalVeterinary pathology
Volume33
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - May 1996

Keywords

  • Colitis
  • Colon
  • Diarrhea
  • Dog
  • Giardiasis
  • Intestine
  • Spirochetes
  • Spirochetosis

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • veterinary(all)

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