Have You Heard? Getting a leash on visceral leishmaniasis

Jun 02, 2010
By dvm360.com staff

Although not yet endemic in the United States, more cases of this parasitic—and potentially zoonotic—disease are being seen. Are you ready to handle affected dogs?

Source: Petersen CA, Barr SC. Canine leishmaniasis in North America: emerging or newly recognized? Vet Clin North Am Small Anim Pract 2009;39(6):1065-1074.

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