cytauxzoonosis


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cytauxzoonosis

a disease of cats caused by Cytauxzoon spp. transmitted probably by ixodid ticks and characterized by fever, anemia and jaundice.
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Outdoor cats in the Manhattan area also are at risk of contracting cytauxzoonosis, another fatal, tick-transmitted disease with clinical signs similar to tularemia, DeBey said.