Neospora canium | definition of Neospora canium by Medical dictionary
Ne·o·spor·a ca·ni·um (nē'ō-spōr'ă kā'nē-um),
A protozoan parasite of dogs in the phylum Apicomplexa, an intracellular cyst-forming pathogen of neural and other tissues. Its epidemiology and life history are unknown.
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Immunohistochemistry of brain samples was negative for canine distemper virus, canine adenovirus, Borna disease virus, Toxoplasma gondii, and Neospora canium
(data not shown).