Chapter 28. Feline Toxoplasmosis

  1. E.A. Chandler BVetMed, FRCVS,
  2. C.J. Gaskell BVSc, PhD, DVR, MRCVS and
  3. R.M. Gaskell BVSc, PhD, MRCVS
  1. M.R. Lappin

Published Online: 1 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470690727.ch28

Feline Medicine and Therapeutics, Third Edition

Feline Medicine and Therapeutics, Third Edition

How to Cite

Lappin, M.R. (2004) Feline Toxoplasmosis, in Feline Medicine and Therapeutics, Third Edition (eds E.A. Chandler, C.J. Gaskell and R.M. Gaskell), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470690727.ch28

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 16 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405100328

Online ISBN: 9780470690727

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Keywords:

  • toxoplasma gondii;
  • transplacental infection;
  • tissue cysts;
  • feline toxoplasmosis;
  • faecal examination

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Aetiology

  • Transmission

  • Pathogenesis

  • Clinical considerations

  • Diagnostic tests

  • Diagnosis of clinical feline toxoplasmosis

  • Treatment

  • Prognosis

  • Zoonotic considerations

  • References