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Volume 2015, Article ID 564610, 3 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/564610
Case Report

Probable Pulmonary Blastomycosis in a Wild Coyote (Canis latrans)

1Cuerpo Académico de Zoonosis y Enfermedades Emergentes, Facultad de Medicina Veterinaria y Zootecnia, Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León, Calle Francisco Villa s/n, Ex-Hacienda El Canadá, 66050 Escobedo, NL, Mexico
2Cuerpo Académico de Epidemiología Veterinaria, Facultad de Medicina Veterinaria y Zootecnia, Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León, Calle Francisco Villa s/n, Ex-Hacienda El Canadá, 66050 Escobedo, NL, Mexico
3Cuerpo Académico de Nutrición y Reproducción Animal, Facultad de Medicina Veterinaria y Zootecnia, Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León, Calle Francisco Villa s/n, Ex-Hacienda El Canadá, 66050 Escobedo, NL, Mexico

Received 6 March 2015; Revised 6 April 2015; Accepted 15 April 2015

Academic Editor: Silke Hecht

Copyright © 2015 Luis E. Rodríguez-Tovar et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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