Veterinary Research Communications

, Volume 20, Issue 4, pp 316–319 | Cite as

Filariosis in foxes in Italy

  • A. Marconcini
  • M. Magi
  • G. Macchioni
  • M. Sassetti
Short Communication

Keywords

Dirofilaria immitis Dirofilaria repens Dipetalonema dracunculoides epidemiology fox 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. Marconcini
    • 1
  • M. Magi
    • 1
  • G. Macchioni
    • 1
  • M. Sassetti
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Animal PathologyUniversity of PisaPisaItaly

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