Recovery of dermatophytes in pet grooming tools from veterinary clinics and pet grooming salons


Bagcigil A. F. , Ikiz S., Ozgur N. Y. , Ilgaz A.

JOURNAL OF SMALL ANIMAL PRACTICE, cilt.51, ss.39-42, 2010 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 51 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2010
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1111/j.1748-5827.2009.00856.x
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF SMALL ANIMAL PRACTICE
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.39-42

Özet

OBJECTIVES: Fomites such as brushes and clippers are known to be potential risk factors for the transmission of dermatophytes between pet animals. The aim of this study was to investigate this risk by examining those grooming implements for the presence of any viable dermatophytes.