AVM volume 7, issue 1, P11-18 2015 DOI: 10.46784/e-avm.v7i1.120 View full text
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Aleksandar Potkonjak, Sara Savić, Ljubica Spasojević Kosić, Vuk Vračar, Radmila Kudus, Ljiljana Suvajdžić, Nenad Radišić

Abstract: Canine monocytic ehrlichiosis is a bacterial, vector-transmitted infection caused by Ehrlichia canis. Th e pathogen is mainly transmitted by ticks Rhipicephalus sanguineus. The disease highest distributionis most widely distributed in tropical and subtropical countries but it is also reported in Mediterranean countries of Europe (Spain, France, Italy, Turkey). Temperate continental climate and presence of these tick species are responsible for the maintenance and spreading of canine monocytic ehrlichiosis with…

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