Mammomonogamus spp.

Mammomonogamus spp.

Linquist and Austin (1981) reported on the infection of a two-year-old Siamese cat with and unidentified species of Mammomogamus. The cat had lived most of its life in Nigeria. The cat had exhibited upper tespiratory tract congestion with mouth breathing. Upon examination the cat sneezed and out came several small reddish-brown worms. There are no other reports of Mammomogamus infections in cats in Africa.

REFERENCES:

Lindquist WD, Austin ER. 1981. Exotic parasitism in a Siamese cat. Feline Pract 11:9-11.

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