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Peritoneal coccidioidomycosis in a mountain lion in California.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  10073349     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
An adult mountain lion (Felis concolor) from the vicinity of Weldon, California (USA) was necropsied following euthanasia due to emaciation and proximity to semi-rural housing. There were spherules consistent with Coccidioides immitis within peritoneal surfaces with granulomatous inflammation and fungi consistent with C. immitis were cultured from abdominal fluid. This is the first reported case of coccidioidomycosis in a wild mountain lion.
J M Adaska
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of wildlife diseases     Volume:  35     ISSN:  0090-3558     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Wildl. Dis.     Publication Date:  1999 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1999-06-28     Completed Date:  1999-06-28     Revised Date:  2003-11-14    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0244160     Medline TA:  J Wildl Dis     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  75-7     Citation Subset:  IM    
California Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory System-Tulare 93274, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Coccidioides / isolation & purification
Coccidioidomycosis / pathology,  veterinary*
Peritoneal Cavity / microbiology,  pathology
Peritoneal Diseases / microbiology,  pathology,  veterinary*
Spleen / microbiology

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