Article Text

Canine angiostrongylosis: a review
  1. G Bolt,
  2. J Monrad,
  3. J Koch and
  4. AL Jensen
  1. Department of Veterinary Microbiology, Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University, Frederiksberg, Denmark.


Angiostrongylus vasorum has been recognised as a cause of respiratory and circulatory distress among dogs in southwestern France for more than a decade, and the nematode now appears to be of increasing importance in the British Isles and Denmark. The aim of this review is to give a concise account of present knowledge of this intriguing parasitosis.

Statistics from

Request Permissions

If you wish to reuse any or all of this article please use the link below which will take you to the Copyright Clearance Center’s RightsLink service. You will be able to get a quick price and instant permission to reuse the content in many different ways.