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Systemic paecilomycosis in a hawksbill turtle (Eretmochelys imbricata)


, : Systemic paecilomycosis in a hawksbill turtle (Eretmochelys imbricata). Journal de Mycologie Medicale 7(4): 223-226

The clinical and pathological characteristics of a case of systemic infection with Paecilomyces lilacinus in a hawksbill turtle (E. imbricata) in a zoo in Basle, Switzerland, are reported. In July 1996 the animal showed multiple yellow nodules in the skin. After several weeks of illness it died and was submitted for necropsy.


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