Tratamento da esporotricose felina refratária com a associação de iodeto de potássio e itraconazol oral. Download PDF. Cite this paper. Sign in and Save the . Larsson, C.E; Gonçalves, M.A; Araújo, V.C; Dagli, M.L.Z; Corrêa, B.; Fava Neto, C . Esporotricose felina: aspectos clínicos e zoonóticos. Revista Instituto Medicina. A transmissão zoonótica, especialmente por gatos infectados, tem sido demonstrada em diversos relatos e séries de casos. Nós descrevemos a ocorrência.
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Compendium of Animal Practice, v. DIAGNOSIS The diagnosis is based on anamnesis data place and kind frlina breeding, age, sex, contact with other animals or vegetables, etcon physical examination and complementary exams cytology, fungal culture, inoculation in laboratory animals, intradermal reaction, serology and histopathology “intra-vitam” and “post-mortem. Among the dermatitis to be differentiated, there can be included demodicosis, pyoderma, panniculitis, mycobacteriosis, histoplasmosis, coccidioidomycosis, cryptococcosis, pheohyphomicosis esporotricosse mycetoma 4,13, The disseminated form involving bones is uncommon in dogs and cats 5,6.
Anais brasileiros de dermatologia e Sifiligrafia. The sporotrichosis is much more frequent among cats in comparison to dogs.
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Animal model of human disease: Initially, the lesions are very similar to those caused by fighting, and are presented as abscesses, draining tracts or cellulitis. The cutaneous lymphatic form is characterized by nodules that come out from the entrance point of the agent sporotrichotic cankergenerally at one limb, with subsequent ascending infection via the lymphatics, generating secondary nodules, that often ulcerate and discharge a purulent exudate.
Treatment of refractory feline sporotrichosis with a combination of intralesional amphotericin B and oral itraconazole. Of the 38 cats included in the study, 24 were cured, treatment failure oc urred in five and death in three cats. Barbee 1 Estimated H-index: Sandro Antonio Pereira 15 Estimated H-index: Esporotrucose diagnosis is based on anamnesis data place and kind of breeding, age, sex, contact with other animals or vegetables, etcon physical examination and complementary exams cytology, fungal culture, inoculation in laboratory animals, intradermal reaction, serology and histopathology “intra-vitam” and “post-mortem.
Sporotrichosis is a fungal infection caused by Sporothrix species complex. Conti Diaz 1 Estimated H-index: Medleau 1 Estimated H-index: Download PDF Cite this paper.
The cutaneous form is the most commonly reported among cats and dogs, mainly the fixed and cutaneous lymphatic form dogs. Are you looking for The feline habits of digging holes or covering their excrement with soil or sand, and sharpening its nails on tree trunks, are responsible for the carriage of fungus on its claws, even as a felnia host, becoming able to infect other animals and men with Sporothrix. Dermatologia De Pequenos Frlina.
Sporothrix schenckii felona from domestic cats with and without sporotrichosis eeporotricose Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Cited 8 Source Add To Collection. Twenty – nine animals presented clinical adverse effects, which were classified as mild in 26 animals. Willard 1 Estimated H-index: The median esporotrlcose from treatment until clinical cure with the combination was 20 weeks.
The lesions are commonly seen on the head, distal limbs or tail, which may often resemble the cryptococcosis ones. However, in the last three years has been observed an intriguingly sporotrichosis outbreak in Rio de Janeiro, a southwest state of Brazil. Cited 22 Source Add To Collection. Epidemiology of sporotrichosis in Latin America. Potassium iod ide capsules are an option for the feline cases.
The first report relating sporotrichosis transmission from cat to man is frompublished by Brazilian physicians 1. In Brazil, until the sixties, the human sporotrichosis was the second most common deep mycoses, just after the South American blastomycosis.
Honma K 1 Estimated H-index: Fleina cases of disseminated disease, it is important to consider the possibility of an immunosuppressive status. Four animals showed laboratory adverse effects represented by an increase in liver enzymes.
However, cases of treatment failure in cats have been reported. Weight loss, hiporexia and vomiting were the most frequently observed. Generally the lesions are neither painful nor pruritic. Cited 20 Source Add To Collection. This form is associated with regional lymphadenopathy. In six cases there was non – compliance with treatment. Not only the cat, but also the armadillo Dasypus novemcinctuswhich is permanently in contact with soil, digging holes and galleries, is involved in human transmission of sporotrichosis, in Uruguay 8.
Cited 15 Source Add To Collection. Raphael Francisco Dutra Barbosa da Rocha. The association of potassium iodide and antifungal agents may provide better results when compared to the monotherapy with these drugs. Additionally, the drug is an alternative to human patients unresponsive to itraconazole. The use of potassium iodide associated with itraconazole has proved to be an effective and safe therapeutic regimen and, therefore, represents an option in the treatment of feline sporotrichosis refractory to itraconazol.
Potassium iodide inhibits neutrophil chemotaxis.
In Brazil, it was already diagnosed in mules, donkeys, chimpanzees, bulls, rats, dogs and cats 8. Frequently, these professionals attribute the infection to the contact with vegetables, soil etc and completely forget the possibility of infection from esorotricose and bite of diseased cats.
In tropical countries, like Brazil and many others in South America, Asia and Africa, is extremely frequent the occurrence of human and animal sporotrichosis. The largest amount of feline sporotrichosis cases found in literature is from Freitas esporotdicose al. In the cutaneous form, multiple firm nodules are present, developing draining tracts, with ulcerated, verrucous and exudative areas.
Effect of long-term administration of ketoconazole in cats.