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Veterinary Medicine International
Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 685713, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.4061/2011/685713
Research Article

Canine and Human Dirofilariosis in the Rostov Region (Southern Russia)

1Rostov State Medical University, Per. Nakhichevansky 29, 344022 Rostov-na-Donu, Russia
2North Caucasus Veterinary Research Institute, Rostov Highway 0, 346421 Novocherkassk, Rostov Region, Russia
3Rostov Regional Diagnostic Center, Ul. Pushkinskaya 127, 344000 Rostov-na-Donu, Russia
4Vet Med Labor GmbH Division of IDEXX Laboratories, Mörikestrasse 28/3 71636 Ludwigsburg, Germany
5Laboratory of Parasitology, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Salamanca, Avenida Licenciado Méndez Nieto s/n, 37007 Salamanca, Spain

Received 17 October 2010; Revised 24 November 2010; Accepted 14 December 2010

Academic Editor: Dimosthenis E. Miliaras

Copyright © 2011 Vladimir Kartashev 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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