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Adriana Troyo ; Olger Calderón-Arguedas ;Revista Brasileira de Parasitologia Veterinária 2013, 22 1

Author: Andrés Moreira

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Revista Brasileira de Parasitologia Veterinária ISSN: 0103-846X zacariascbpv@fcav.unesp.br Colégio Brasileiro de Parasitologia Veterinária Brasil Moreira, Andrés; Troyo, Adriana; Calderón-Arguedas, Olger First report of acariasis by Caparinia tripilis in African hedgehogs, (Atelerix albiventris), in Costa Rica Revista Brasileira de Parasitologia Veterinária, vol.
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1, enero-marzo, 2013, pp. 155-158 Colégio Brasileiro de Parasitologia Veterinária Jaboticabal, Brasil Available in: http:--www.redalyc.org-articulo.oa?id=397841487028 How to cite Complete issue More information about this article Journals homepage in redalyc.org Scientific Information System Network of Scientific Journals from Latin America, the Caribbean, Spain and Portugal Non-profit academic project, developed under the open access initiative Research Note Rev.
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2013 ISSN 0103-846X (impresso) - ISSN 1984-2961 (eletrônico) First report of acariasis by Caparinia tripilis in African hedgehogs, (Atelerix albiventris), in Costa Rica Primeiro relato de acariasis por Caparinia tripilis em ouriços Africanos, (Atelerix albiventris), na Costa Rica Andrés Moreira1*; Adriana Troyo1; Olger Calderón-Arguedas1 Departamento de Parasitología, Centro de Investigación en Enfermedades Tropicales, Facultad de Microbiología, Universidad de Costa Rica, San José, Costa Rica 1 Received February 14, 2012 Accepted April 10, 2012 Abstract The African hedgehog is one of the newly imported exotic pets which have been observed with increasing regularity in veterinary clinics in Costa Rica.
Despite their popularity, information about their diseases is scarce.
Within skin diseases of hedgehogs, mange caused by Caparinia spp.
is a common diagnosis in other countries.
Two adult African hedgehogs, one male and one female, were brought to a private clinic in Heredia, Costa Rica, with chronic pruritic dermatitis, scabs, nearly complete...





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