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Treatment of canine leishmaniasis: long term molecular and serological observations

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The aim of the present paper was to evaluate the anti-Leishmania activity of 3 different protocols of treatment (miltefosine plus allopurinol, difloxacin cloridrate plus metronidazole and meglumine antimoniate plus allopurinol) in 42 dogs naturally infected by L. infantum, during a 24-months parasitological and clinical follow-up. Our results suggest that, apart from miltefosine, the other two therapeutic regimens could be evaluated to treat animals with canL in medium-endemicity areas.

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  • Dipartimento di Scienze Veterinarie Universita di Pisa, Italy
  • Dipartimento di Scienze Veterinarie Universita di Pisa, Italy
  • Dipartimento di Scienze Veterinarie Universita di Pisa, Italy
  • Dipartimento di Scienze Veterinarie Universita di Pisa, Italy
  • Dipartimento di Scienze Veterinarie Universita di Pisa, Italy
  • Dipartimento di Scienze Veterinarie Universita di Pisa, Italy
  • Dipartimento di Scienze Veterinarie Universita di Pisa, Italy


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