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9 October 2019 Evidence of Pathogenic Leptospira Infection in a Free-Ranging Andean Fox (Lycalopex culpaeus) from Central Chile
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We found evidence of infection and shedding of Leptospira serovars Ballum and Canicola in the Andean fox (Lycalopex culpaeus) in Chile. We used PCR to demonstrate the presence of Leptospira DNA and microagglutination tests to identify serovars.

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Sebastián Llanos-Soto, Maria Ignacia Najle, Miguel Salgado, and Daniel González-Acuña "Evidence of Pathogenic Leptospira Infection in a Free-Ranging Andean Fox (Lycalopex culpaeus) from Central Chile," Journal of Wildlife Diseases 55(4), 958-960, (9 October 2019). https://doi.org/10.7589/2018-09-237
Received: 29 September 2018; Accepted: 10 January 2019; Published: 9 October 2019
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