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- Niwa, Hidekazu, et al. Show all 6 Authors
- Veterinary ophthalmology 2011 v.14 no.4 pp. 267-270
- Mortierella; case studies; cattle; eyes; fillies; fungi; hyphae; medical treatment; microbial growth; opacity
- ... Purpose To describe a case of superficial keratomycosis caused by Mortierella wolfii (M. wolfii) in a horse. Methods A thoroughbred filly was presented with painful right eye of 2 days' duration. A superficial corneal ulcer was observed ventrally together with multifocal punctuate opacities axially. Samples were collected by swabbing and scraping the ulcerated lesion and submitted for microbiologi ...