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1 January 1981 SYSTEMIC PHYCOMYCOSIS AND MULTIPLE FIBROMAS IN A GRAY SQUIRREL (Sciurus carolinensis)
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Phycomycosis (mucormycosis) was diagnosed in a 17-month old female gray squirrel. Characteristic fungal organisms were demonstrated in abscesses in the skin and lungs. The squirrel also had multiple fibromas in the skin from which a poxvirus was isolated.

NOVILLA, FLYGER, JACOBSON, DUTTA, and SACCHl: SYSTEMIC PHYCOMYCOSIS AND MULTIPLE FIBROMAS IN A GRAY SQUIRREL (Sciurus carolinensis)
MELITON N. NOVILLA, VAGN FLYGER, ELLIOTT R. JACOBSON, SUKANTA K. DUTTA, and EDOARDO M. SACCHl "SYSTEMIC PHYCOMYCOSIS AND MULTIPLE FIBROMAS IN A GRAY SQUIRREL (Sciurus carolinensis)," Journal of Wildlife Diseases 17(1), 89-95, (1 January 1981). https://doi.org/10.7589/0090-3558-17.1.89
Received: 1 August 1979; Published: 1 January 1981
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