Hammondia

(redirected from Hammondia hammondi)

Hammondia

a genus of protozoa in the family Eimeriidae.

Hammondia hammondi
nonpathogenic, found in the intestine of cats. The oocysts, shed in feces, are identical to those of Toxoplasma gondii.
Hammondia heydorni
nonpathogenic, found in dogs.
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Characterization of a repetitive DNA fragment in Hammondia hammondi and its utility for the specific differentiation of H.
Occurrence of Toxoplasma gondii and Hammondia hammondi oocysts in the feces of cats from Germany and other European countries.
gondii y Hammondia hammondi, ya que ambos tienen una gran similitud en la observacion microscopica, ade mas de tener reacciones cruzadas en la evaluacion serologica (Schares et al.
Oocysts of Neospora caninum Hammondia heydorni Toxoplasma gondii and Hammondia hammondi in faeces collected from dogs in Germany.