40. Other Fungal Infections

  1. Dolores Gavier-Widén6,7,
  2. J. Paul Duff8 and
  3. Anna Meredith9
  1. Claudia Cafarchia D B. Sci., PhD1,
  2. Kevin Eatwell BVSc (hons) DZooMed (Reptilian), Dip ECZM (Herp), MRCVS2,
  3. Désirée S. Jansson DVM, PhD3,
  4. Carol U. Meteyer DVM, Dipl ACVP4 and
  5. Gudrun Wibbelt Dr Med Vet5

Published Online: 30 JUL 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118342442.ch40

Infectious Diseases of Wild Mammals and Birds in Europe

Infectious Diseases of Wild Mammals and Birds in Europe

How to Cite

Cafarchia, C., Eatwell, K., Jansson, D. S., Meteyer, C. U. and Wibbelt, G. (2012) Other Fungal Infections, in Infectious Diseases of Wild Mammals and Birds in Europe (eds D. Gavier-Widén, J. P. Duff and A. Meredith), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118342442.ch40

Editor Information

  1. 6

    National Veterinary Institute (SVA), Uppsala, Sweden

  2. 7

    Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden

  3. 8

    Animal Health and Veterinary Laboratories Agency, (AHVLA) Diseases of Wildlife Scheme, Penrith, UK

  4. 9

    Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies, University of Edinburgh, Scotland, UK

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Veterinary Public Health, University of Bari, Valenzano (Bari), Italy

  2. 2

    Exotic Animal and Wildlife Service, Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK

  3. 3

    Department of Animal Health and Antimicrobial Strategies, National Veterinary Institute & Department of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden

  4. 4

    USGS National Wildlife Health Center, Madison, Wisconsin, USA

  5. 5

    Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research, Wildlife Diseases – Pathology, Berlin, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 JUL 2012
  2. Published Print: 31 AUG 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405199056

Online ISBN: 9781118342442

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Keywords:

  • other fungal infections;
  • mycoses, as saprophytes in the environment;
  • adiaspiromycosis, pulmonary disease of small mammals/and humans;
  • blastomycosis, systemic mycoses, of dimorphic fungus;
  • coccidioidomycosis, fungal disease by Coccidioides spp.;
  • histoplasmosis, fungal, caused by Histoplasma capsulatum;
  • pneumocystis infections;
  • sporotrichosis, chronic, granulomatous, lymphocutaneous infection;
  • mucormycosis, infection from saprophytic fungi;
  • spread of G. destructans, WNS fungus on hibernating bats

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Trichophyton Mentagrophytes Infection in European Hedgehogs

  • Other Dermatophyte Infections

  • Macrorhabdus Ornithogaster Infection in Birds

  • Geomyces Destructans - White - Nose Syndrome in Hibernating Bats

  • References