Disseminated sporotrichosis in a cat. Academic Article uri icon


  • Sporothrix (Sporotrichum) schenckii was identified as the causative agent of a large pyogranulomatous lesion on the right forepaw of a cat. Organisms also were observed in axillary lymph nodes of the affected forelimb and in the lungs and liver of the cat. The agent was transmitted to another domestic cat and to mice.

published proceedings

  • J Am Vet Med Assoc

author list (cited authors)

  • Kier, A. B., Mann, P. C., & Wagner, J. E.

citation count

  • 13

complete list of authors

  • Kier, AB||Mann, PC||Wagner, JE

publication date

  • July 1979