Feline Heartworm Detection Continues

(Appeared in Parasites & Vectors)

First epidemiological report of feline heartworm infection in the Barcelona metropolitan area (Spain)

The metropolitan area of Barcelona is the most densely populated metropolitan area on the Mediterranean coast. Several studies have reported the presence of canine heartworm disease in this region; however, there are no published epidemiological data regarding feline heartworm in this region and the prevalence in this species remains unknown.