Staphylococcus intermedius cellulitis and toxic shock in a dog

Christiane Girard, Robert Higgins

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A Labrador retriever was examined for sudden lameness and cellulitis of the right forelimb. Bacterial culture of the dermis yielded a large number of Staphylococcus intermedius. The association of this bacterium with toxic shock is discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)501-502
Number of pages2
JournalCanadian Veterinary Journal
Issue number7
StatePublished - Dec 1 1999
Externally publishedYes

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  • veterinary(all)


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