Dermatophilus congolensis in a feral cat

Anne M. Barger, G. Robert Weedon, Carol W. Maddox, Kimberly A. Galloway

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A young adult feral cat presented to the Champaign County Humane Society with a subcutaneous mass near the stifle. The mass was aspirated. Chains of paired cocci organisms were identified, consistent with Dermatophilus congolensis. The identity of these organisms was confirmed by culture and polymerase chain reaction.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)840-841
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Feline Medicine and Surgery
Issue number10
StatePublished - Oct 1 2014

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Small Animals


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