canicola infection

canicola infection

A form of LEPTOSPIROSIS caused by Leptospira canicola derived from dogs or pigs. It is less severe than WEIL'S DISEASE.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005
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Dogs are the reservoir of serovar Canicola, and vaccination interfered with the transmission cycle, resulting in elimination of serovar Canicola infections in the dog population in the Netherlands (26).