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Background: Entamoeba is a free-living protozoan parasitic species that infect a variety of hosts. In humans, Entamoeba histolytica is the causative agent of amoebiasis. Entamoeba species has also been reported in dogs. However, little is known about the molecular epidemiology and the specific...

Author(s)
Ngui, R.; Nur-Amirah Hassan; Nor Muhammad, S. N.; Norashikin Mohd-Shaharuddin; Chang LiYen; Teh ShuanJu [Teh, S. J. C.]; Chua KekHeng; Kee BoonPin; Hoe SeeZiau; Lim AiLian [Lim, A. L. Y.]
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Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Acta Tropica, 2020, 204,
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The pathologies caused by microbial groups generate health risks in domestic dogs and cats; showing a zoonotic potential and producing affections in humans. According to that background, the purpose of this study was to establish the main microorganisms causing clinical pathologies in domestic dogs ...

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Hinojosa, M. C.; Cañate, A. S.; Herrera, P. C.
Publisher
Universidade Nacional de Colombia, Bogota, Colombia
Citation
Revista de la Facultad de Medicina Veterinaria y de Zootecnia, 2021, 68, 3, pp 200-211
Abstract

Entamoeba histolytica, a protozoan parasite that affects humans and other primates all over the world. It is a common waterborne pathogen in endemic areas that have fecal oral transmission cycle. The aim of the present study was to examine the prevalence of E. histolytica and other Entamoeba...

Author(s)
Alam, M. A.; Azhar Maqbool; Nazir, M. M.; Muhammad Lateef; Khan, M. S.; Lindsay, D. S.
Publisher
Elsevier B. V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 2015, 207, 3/4, pp 216-219
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The objective here is to describe a case of necro-haemorrhagic colitis caused by E. histolytica in a dog infected with the canine distemper virus, in order to characterize the epidemiological and clinicopathological aspects of the disease. Case: An adult, mixed-breed bitch displaying anorexia and...

Author(s)
Frade, M. T. S.; Nascimento, E. M.; Olinda, R. G.; Silva, R. A. F.; Oliveira, F. M. S.; Caliari, M. V.; Dantas, A. F. M.
Publisher
Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Faculdade de Veterinária, Porto Alegre, Brazil
Citation
Acta Scientiae Veterinariae, 2017, 45, Supplement, pp 203
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This study was conducted to detect Entamoeba spp. in domestic dogs by using the microscopic method and PCR. 100 faecal samples from small animal private clinics in Baghdad, Iraq, were collected from January 2019 to February 2020. The microscopical results showed that the rate of infection of ...

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Fadhil, A. I.; Fadel, S. R.; Faraj, A. A.
Publisher
College of Agriculture, University of Baghdad, Baghdad, Iraq
Citation
Iraqi Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 2021, 52, 6, pp 1482-1488
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Coprological examination of gastrointestinal (GI) parasites and their life stages in humans and dogs and in soil was carried out in a low income tea estate community in the Central Province. This community has limited access to public health facilities and veterinary services and lives in close...

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Bandaranayaka, K. O.; Rajapakse, R. P. V. J.; Rajakaruna, R. S.
Publisher
University of Peradeniya, Kandy, Sri Lanka
Citation
Ceylon Journal of Science, 2019, 48, 1, pp 43-50
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We report prevalence of zoonotic and other gastrointestinal protozoa in dogs in Kermanshah, Iran. Feces from 120 dogs were tested for parasites using sucrose flotation and Teleman's sedimentation methods. Overall prevalence of coccidia infection was 44% and parasites found were Isospora spp. 19%, ...

Author(s)
Gheichivand, S.; Chalechale, A.; Rezaei, F.; Hashemnia, M.
Publisher
Online Journal of Veterinary Research, Toowoomba, Australia
Citation
Online Journal of Veterinary Research, 2016, 20, 10, pp 679-685
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Background: The study of intestinal parasites that occur in stray dogs in the Taif region, KSA, is most important since there is little data available on this subject. Methods: Dog fecal samples were collected from 129 dogs in three different areas. Fecal samples were processed and analyzed by...

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Al-Malki, J. S.
Publisher
Agricultural Research Communication Centre, Karnal, India
Citation
Indian Journal of Animal Research, 2021, 55, 12, pp 1491-1497
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Focusing on the utility of ticks as xenosurveillance sentinels to expose circulating pathogens in Kenyan drylands, host-feeding ticks collected from wild ungulates [buffaloes, elephants, giraffes, hartebeest, impala, rhinoceros (black and white), zebras (Grévy's and plains)], carnivores (leopards,...

Author(s)
Ergunay, K.; Mutinda, M.; Bourke, B.; Justi, S. A.; Caicedo-Quiroga, L.; Kamau, J.; Mutura, S.; Akunda, I. K.; Cook, E.; Gakuya, F.; Omondi, P.; Murray, S.; Zimmerman, D.; Linton, Y. M.
Publisher
Frontiers Media S.A., Lausanne, Switzerland
Citation
Frontiers in Microbiology, 2022, 13, July,
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Aim: This work estimates the gastrointestinal parasites of police and house dogs in Egypt with reference to its zoonotic risk. Materials and Methods: Fecal samples of 180 from police and house dogs were collected and then examined by different flotation and sedimentation techniques. Results:...

Author(s)
Ahmed, W. M.; Mousa, W. M.; Aboelhadid, S. M.; Tawfik, M. M.
Publisher
Veterinary World, Rajkot, India
Citation
Veterinary World, 2014, 7, 5, pp 275-280

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