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Background: Angiostrongylus vasorum infections are the cause of severe cardiopulmonary diseases in dogs. In the past, canine angiostrongylosis has largely been neglected in Europe, although some recent studies indicated an expansion of historically known endemic areas, a phenomenon that might also...

Author(s)
Maksimov, P.; Hermosilla, C.; Taubert, A.; Staubach, C.; Sauter-Louis, C.; Conraths, F. J.; Vrhovec, M. G.; Pantchev, N.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Parasites and Vectors, 2017, 10, 108, pp (28 February 2017)
Abstract

Background: Canine angiostrongylosis, a gastropod-borne helminthic infection, is increasingly being described in North America and is now reported in many European countries. In dogs, Angiostrongylus vasorum may cause a wide spectrum of clinical signs. Respiratory distress such as coughing and...

Author(s)
Lempereur, L.; Martinelle, L.; Marechal, F.; Bayrou, C.; Dalemans, A. C.; Schnyder, M.; Losson, B.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Parasites and Vectors, 2016, 9, 533, pp (6 October 2016)
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Objectives: To determine the time from treatment with a product containing imidacloprid 10 per cent/moxidectin 2.5 per cent spot-on (AdvocateTM), to dogs becoming negative for Angiostrongylus vasorum (A. vasorum). The authors hypothesised that most dogs would have resolution of A. vasorum within...

Author(s)
Bird, L. E.; Bilbrough, G.; Fitzgerald, R.; Walker, D. J.
Publisher
BMJ Publishing Group, London, UK
Citation
Veterinary Record Open, 2018, 5, 1, pp e000215
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Background: Infection of dogs with the cardiopulmonary nematode Angiostrongylus vasorum may result in severe clinical disease therefore adequate prevention is necessary. A randomized, negative control, blinded study was conducted to evaluate the efficacy in the prevention of canine A. vasorum...

Author(s)
Lebon, W.; Tielemans, E.; Rehbein, S.; Dumont, P.; Yoon, S.; Beugnet, F.; Jeannin, P.; Larsen, D.; Halos, L.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Parasites and Vectors, 2016, 9, 485, pp (2 September 2016)
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Angiostrongylus vasorum has spread farther north in Europe. In this study, two autochthonous findings from dogs from Finland are described: in February 2014, the infection was diagnosed in a 10-month-old labrador retriever, and in February 2017, in a three-year-old French bulldog. These diagnoses...

Author(s)
Tiškina, V.; Lindqvist, E. L.; Blomqvist, A. C.; Orav, M.; Stensvold, C. R.; Jokelainen, P.
Publisher
BMJ Publishing Group, London, UK
Citation
Veterinary Record Open, 2019, 6, 1,
Abstract

Background: Angiostrongylus vasorum is the causative agent of canine angiostrongylosis, a disease that mainly affects domestic dogs and other wild carnivores. In Europe, the number of infected individuals is increasing, being located in central and southern countries. In Spain, several studies have ...

Author(s)
Carretón, E.; Morchón, R.; Falcón-Cordón, Y.; Matos, J.; Costa-Rodríguez, N.; Montoya-Alonso, J. A.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Parasites and Vectors, 2020, 13, 306, pp (12 June 2020)
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Background: For the first time in Sweden, Angiostrongylus vasorum was detected on the island of Sydkoster in foxes and dogs in 2003. After sporadic detection of the parasite in foxes in southern Sweden, the first positive canine faecal sample on the mainland was found in 2011. Since then a total of ...

Author(s)
Grandi, G.; Lind, E. O.; Schaper, R.; Ågren, E.; Schnyder, M.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica, 2017, 59, 85, pp (19 December 2017)
Abstract

Angiostrongylus vasorum is an emerging parasitic cardiopulmonary nematode of dogs, foxes, and other canids. In dogs, the infection causes respiratory and bleeding disorders along with other clinical signs collectively known as canine angiostrongylosis, while foxes represent an important wildlife...

Author(s)
Tayyrov, A.; Schnetzler, M.; Gillis-Germitsch, N.; Schnyder, M.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Infection, Genetics and Evolution, 2021, 87,
Abstract

Angiostrongylus vasorum is a nematode of the superfamily Metastongyloidea and was first described in the south of France in the nineteenth century where its biology was extensively studied in the 1960ies, leading to the common use of the byname "the French heartworm". The life cycle of the parasite ...

Author(s)
Angelou, A.; Gelasakis, A. I.; Schnyder, M.; Schaper, R.; Papadopoulos, E.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology: Regional Studies and Reports, 2020, 19, pp 100376
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Background: Infection with the cardiopulmonary nematode Angiostrongylus vasorum may cause severe disease in dogs, therefore prophylactic treatments are necessary to prevent infection in dogs at risk. A clinical field study was conducted to demonstrate the efficacy and safety of an oral combination...

Author(s)
Becskei, C.; Willesen, J. L.; Schnyder, M.; Wozniakiewicz, M.; Miroshnikova, N.; Mahabir, S. P.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Parasites and Vectors, 2020, 13, 385, pp (29 July 2020)

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