Candida parapsilosis complex in veterinary practice: A historical overview, biology, virulence attributes and antifungal susceptibility traits

The Candida genus is composed by yeast that commensally live as part of human and animal microbiota. In the last years, C. parapsilosis complex,

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Development of a Sustained-Release Voriconazole-Containing Thermogel for Subconjunctival Injection in Horses

PURPOSE To determine in vitro release profiles, transcorneal permeation, and ocular injection characteristics of a voriconazole-containing thermogel suitable for injection into the subconjunctival space

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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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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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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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Emerging and Re-Emerging Zoonoses of Dogs and Cats

Dogs and cats have been sharing our environment for a long time and as pets they bring major psychological well-being to our modern urbanized

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Sinonasal and sino-orbital aspergillosis in 23 cats: Aetiology, clinicopathological features and treatment outcomes

Aetiology, clinicopathological findings and treatment outcomes were documented in 23 cats (1.5-13 years of age) with sinonasal (SNA, n=6) or sino-orbital (SOA, n=17) aspergillosis.

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