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Geochelone carbonaria is one of the two species of tortoises that have been described in Venezuela. We report herein a severe parasitic infection with strongylid and pinworm nematodes in 15 red-footed tortoises, G. carbonaria from Upata, State of Bolivar, Venezuela. Animals were obtained from the...

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Pérez Mata, A.; Aguirre, A.; Quijada Piñango, J.; Lecuna Olivares, J.; Bethencourt Camacho, A.; Bautista, N.; Núñez, O.
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Asociación Peruana de Helmintología e Invertebrados Afines (APHIA), Lima, Peru
Citation
Neotropical Helminthology, 2014, 8, 2, pp 251-257
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Schilliger, L.
Publisher
The North American Veterinary Conference, Gainesville, USA
Citation
Small animal and exotics. Proceedings of the North American Veterinary Conference, Orlando, Florida, USA, 17-21 January, 2009, 2009, pp 1810-1813
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This paper described the accidental voiding of a large number of parasites (Atractis granulosa) from the cloaca of a 5-year-old female Indian star tortoise, Geochelone elegans [India, date not given]. The tortoise was presented with a history of anorexia, lethargy, passing blood from the cloaca,...

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Pawar, P. S.; Vedpathak, H. S.; Birajdar, P. G.; Vinherkar, D. J.; Raul, V. P.; Gatne, M. L.
Publisher
Bombay Veterinary College, Alumni Association, Bombay, India
Citation
Journal of Bombay Veterinary College, 2008, 16, 1, pp 69-70
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Xie Jie; Zhang HaoJi; Chen ShiJun (et al)
Publisher
Lanzhou Veterinary Research Institute, CAAS, Lanzhou, China
Citation
Chinese Journal of Veterinary Science and Technology, 2003, 33, 1, pp 49-50
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Paradistomum orientalis recovered from wild-caught lizards (Calotes versicolor) which had been treated with a single oral dose of albendazole (400 mg/kg) showed marked histochemical changes 24 h after drug administration. There was a marked reduction in the localization of PAS-positive substances,...

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Elizabeth, K. M.; Kishore, B.; Rao, K. H.
Citation
Journal of Parasitology and Applied Animal Biology, 1998, 7, 2, pp 63-66
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Faecal samples were collected from a total of 71 tortoises (53 Testudo hermanni, 2 T. graeca, 1 T. marginata and 15 Agrionemys horsfieldi) and were examined for parasites using flotation, sedimentation and Baermann's techniques. 14 of the tortoises had been born in captivity and the remainder had...

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Sátorhelyi, T.; Sréter, T.
Citation
Parasitologia Hungarica, 1993, No. 26, pp 51-55
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Cryptosporidiosis is caused by protozoan parasites of the genus Cryptosporidium (family Cryptosporidiidae, order Eucoccidiorida, subclass...

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Antonie van Leeuwenhoek first described Giardia in 1681. Many names have been proposed for the genus such as Cercomonas (C.intestinalis) (Lambl,...

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Cover for Trichinella species as foodborne pathogens

‘Trichinellosis’, the proper term for the human zoonotic disease also known as ‘trichinosis’ or ‘trichiniasis’, is caused by a group of nematodes...

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Microsporidia are unicellular organisms living as intracellular parasites in a variety of invertebrates and in all five classes of vertebrate hosts....

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