Today's Daily Dose: Streptococcus canis

Mar 31, 2011
By staff
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Streptococcus canis, though typically considered a commensal and extracellular pathogen in cats, is capable of causing severe life-threatening invasive infections, such as necrotizing fasciitis, sinusitis, bacteremia and toxic-shock-like syndrome.”

—Johnny D. Hoskins, DVM, PhD, DACVIM

From Implications of emerging streptococcal diseases