Parasitic Infection (Neosporosis) in Dogs
Certain medications may be given for the treatment of neosporosis, and may stop the progression of the disease and its symptoms. However, prognosis for patients is poor when the disease has reached the point where muscles have begun to contract and progressive paralysis has set in.
Living and Management
Neosporosis must be treated with the appropriate medications, as prescribed by your veterinarian, for an extended period of time. It is important to administer medications properly for the entire recommended time period.
Neosporis may be prevented by avoiding contaminated feeds. Other dogs or cattle that may have had contact with an infected animal should be tested for neosporosis and receive treatment as soon as possible, before the parasite has an opportunity to become systemic.
The prediction of a disease’s outcome in advance
The organ of mammals that comes while a female is pregnant; may also be referred to as afterbirth
A small stage of parasites, includes malaria, coccidian and others
Something that is related to the whole body and not just one particular part or organ
An in-depth examination of the properties of urine; used to determine the presence or absence of illness
The female gamete
A condition of dead tissue
The process of removing tissue to examine it, usually for medical reasons.
Condition in which eating and/or swallowing is difficult
A host that is not the primary host in which a parasite may reside for a portion of the life cycle
A medical condition in which the meninges becomes inflamed
The wasting away of certain tissues; a medical condition that occurs when tissues fail to grow.
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