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Nosema Cuniculi

This is reported as being a sporadic problem, in Norway, in blue foxes. It is transmitted by healthy appearing femlaes to unborn young. Most in a litter will die. Symptoms include loss of balance, weakness, and convulsions.

Laboratory test reveal brain and kidney infections in acute cases. Arteries are involved in chronic cases.

There is no treatment for this disease.

Fox Diseases. Novia Scotia Dept. of Agriculture and Marketing Livestock Service.