Fungal dermatitis, glossitis and disseminated visceral mycosis caused by different Metarhizium granulomatis genotypes in veiled chameleons (Chamaeleo calyptratus) and first isolation in healthy lizards

Metarhizium (M.) granulomatis (formerly Chamaeleomyces granulomatis) invariably causes fatal fungal glossitis and systemic mycosis in veiled chameleons (Chamaeleo calyptratus). Isolation of M. granulomatis in other lizards thus far has not

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3rd ISHAM-International Veterinary Mycology Course – 2017

3rd ISHAM-International Veterinary Mycology Course, Monday 18 – Friday 22, December 2017, Department of Parasitology, Mycology, Dermatology, Ecole Nationale Vétérinaire d’Alfort, Maisons-Alfort, France. Program

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Treatment of Microsporum canis Infection in a Dog Using a Fungal Vaccine: A Case Report

Successful treatment of Microsporum canis infection in a dog in Thailand using a fungal vaccine containing inactivated M. canis by 2 intramuscularly injection 14

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Aspergillus otitis in dogs and cats.

Eight dogs and nine cats diagnosed with Aspergillus otitis were surveyed. Aspergillus fumigatus was the most common isolate over all and was the dominant isolate in

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Antifungals: A pilot study of the efficacy of wipes containing chlorhexidine 0.3%, climbazole 0.5% and Tris-EDTA to reduce Malassezia pachydermatis populations on canine skin

Wipes containing chlorhexidine and azole derivates have been recommended for veterinary use. No study has been published about their activity against Malassezia pachydermatis.To evaluate

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Monitoring of Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis (frog fungus) in collections of captive amphibians

“Of 610 pet amphibians tested, we recorded 5.1% to be infected with Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis”, also known as frog fungus. The popularity of amphibians as

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Trichophyton verrucosum infection in cattle farms of Umbria (Central Italy) and transmission to humans

Trichophyton verrucosum is the most common ringworm agent in cattle. Epidemiology of cattle dermatophytoses in Central Italy is not clear. Its diffusion among cattle

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Kennel Disinfectants for Microsporum canis and Trichophyton sp.

The antifungal efficacy of commonly used kennel disinfectants for large surfaces was tested using naturally infective material from untreated animals (M. canis and Trichophyton

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