Japanese Journal of Veterinary Research;Volume 19, Number 4

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TWO CASES OF ADIASPIROMYCOSIS IN SMALL MAMMALS

OHBAYASHI, Masashi;ISHIMOTO, Yasuo

Permalink : http://hdl.handle.net/2115/1984
JaLCDOI : 10.14943/jjvr.19.4.103

Abstract

One case each of Apodemus argenteus (Rodentia) from Japan and Soriculus nigrescens (Insectivora) from Nepal manifested pulmonary adiaspiromycosis caused by Emmonsia crescens EMMONS et JELLISON, 1960. Adiaspores of these cases were 200 to 540 μ in diameter, and host tissue reactions were minimal. Nepal is a new locality for this fungus.

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