Post Jobs


La leptospirosis canina es una enfermedad que clínicamente puede presentar curso sobreagudo, agudo o crónico. Es de difícil diagnóstico por la gran variedad . The prevalence of leptospirosis in dogs indicates that the disease is present .. Caballero A. Leptospirosis canina y su relación con el hombre. INFORME BREVE. Genotypes of Leptospira spp. strains isolated from dogs in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Genotipos de cepas de Leptospira spp. aisladas de.

Author: Akizahn Shaktijind
Country: Angola
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Science
Published (Last): 15 April 2011
Pages: 302
PDF File Size: 1.37 Mb
ePub File Size: 18.16 Mb
ISBN: 225-4-31077-991-9
Downloads: 76448
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Gurn

Therefore, PCR appears to have more applicability in defining potential zoonotic risk of leptospirosis.

There are few studies about leptospirosis in cats and these show different seroprevalence rates and serotypes Jamshidi et al Iran J Vet Res 5, Serological diagnosis of leptospirosis in the Province of Quebec. Zoonosis y enfermedades transmisibles comunes al hombre y a los animales.

Regarding the immune response for leptospirosis, the appearance of circulating antibodies coincides with the elimination of the circulating live leptospires from the blood and most organs Bolin IgM antibodies become detectable during the first week of illness and their detection by ELISA can be more sensitive than MAT when the sample is taken early in the acute phase of illness Levett The disease can be fatal for some dogs, but many cases are thought to be subclinical Iwamoto et al leptospirosiss Markovich et al add that the role of age, sex, breed in the disease epidemiology has not received much attention, therefore there is an lptospirosis need for further research.

J Vet Med Sci 71, Iran J Microbiol 1, Clinical leptospirosis in three cats Vet Microbiol 17, Comstock Publishing Associates; Expedido por Instituto Nacional del Derecho de Autor.

Since the control of shedding of leptospires by wild animal reservoirs is impossible, vaccination of dogs that live in endemic areas is essential. Diagnosis and treatment of leptospirosis in letpospirosis dog. The leptospiral strain was designed as “Leptospira canicola”.


Veterinaria México OA

Am J Vet Res. Ettinger S, Feldman E eds. In response to vaccination against Leptospira infection, Bolin indicated that while most dogs develop relatively low antibody titres from 1: Among the zoonoses, leptospirosis has been reported as one of the most important conditions with sanitary, economic and social impacts worldwide Parreira et al Conventional and real-time assays have been developed and although this test has been designed to detect pathogenic serovars only, currently available assays do not differentiate between serovars and serogroups Sykes et al Although such reactions may occur in any breed, the prevalence of side-reactions are decreasing and their rate might be similar to those induced by vaccines for other pathogens Sykes et al Given the specific response to a serovar, the heterologous protection of the current vaccines is incomplete Greene and Schultz Acha P, B Szyfres.

Clin Microbiol Rev 14, Cats may be incidental hosts of a variety of serovars of Leptospira which are prevalent in wildlife or domestic animals. Tratado de Medicina Interna Veterinaria: Reserva de Derechos al uso Exclusivo No.

Rev Chil Infect 20, Epidemiology of an outbreak of leptospirosis in man and dog. Moreover, in humans the infection is always incidental. Infect Genet Evol 9, Leptospurosis understanding of its eco-epidemiological characteristics is the essential prerequisite to take effective and acceptable control measures Vijayachari et al The most important primary reservoir host are small feral mammals Levett canlna Infection in pets may have important economic and public health implications and because of cqnina risk of transmission from pets to their owners and to other animals, preventive measures need to be applied and an increased awareness is adviced.


leptospirosis canina by marianela cayo gonzales on Prezi

Dogs are considered as the primary reservoirs of the Leptospira interrogans serovars Canicola and Bataviae Sessions and Greene a. Duration of immunity in dogs vaccinated against leptospirosis with a bivalent inactivated vaccine.

Arch Med Vet 39, For this reason, dog lrptospirosis should be aware that their pets may not be fully protected because serovars that cause the disease may vary temporally and geographically Guerra Coughing and dyspnoea may also occur with conjunctivitis, rhinitis and tonsilitis.

Penicillin and its derivates are the antibiotics of choice for the treatment of leptospiremia in dogs: The prevalence of leptospiral antibodies in free roaming cats in Worcester County, Massachusetts.

LEPTOSPIROSIS CANINA by Mariai Restrepo on Prezi

Spatial and spatio-temporal clustering of overall and serovar-specific leptospira Microscopic Agglutination Test MAT seropositivity among dogs in the United States from through Diagnosis and epidemiology of leptospirosis. Regarding pharmacological imunoprophilaxis, appropriate antibiotics are highly effective in preventing urinary shedding of the bacteria Brown and Prescott Supportive therapy in dogs depends on the severity of clinical signs, whether there is renal or hepatic dysfunction and other complicating factors.

However, the extent of human leptospirosis acquired from dogs remains undetermined.

The genus includes a large number leptpspirosis serovars that may be sheed in the urine of infected animals creating a highly infectious source of transmission. A serological survey of leptospiral infection of cats in Ahvaz, south western of Iran.