We report the first isolation of Mycobacterium microti from a dog with lesions of acute peritonitis. The isolate was demonstrated to be M. microti of Llama-Type by spoligotyping. Epidemiological implications of the isolation of this possibly zoonotic agent from a dog are discussed.
|Number of pages||5|
|Early online date||11 Sept 2004|
|Publication status||Published - 15 Nov 2004|
- Mycobacterium microti