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Background and Aim: The World Health Organization and the Food and Agriculture Organization list Taenia saginata, a foodborne cestode, as the most widely distributed human tapeworm worldwide. The larval stage of T. saginata, Cysticercus bovis, causes cysticercosis in bovines and infects humans who...

Author(s)
El-Sayad, M. H.; Farag, H.; El-Taweel, H.; Fadly, R.; Salama, N.; Ahmed, A. A. E.; El-Latif, N. F. A.
Publisher
Veterinary World, Wankaner, India
Citation
Veterinary World, 2021, 14, 1, pp 155-160
Abstract

This study was performed to determine the tapeworm infection of grazing cattle in 11 dairy herds in Lower Silesia and Lesser Poland (Galicia). Rectal faecal samples were examined microscopically for tapeworm eggs by Willis-Shlaaf's flotation, Telemann's sedimentation (for fatty stools) and...

Author(s)
Piekarska, J.; Kuczaj, M.; Wereszczyńska, M.; Gorczykowski, M.; Janeczko, K.; Płoneczka-Janeczko, K.
Publisher
Polskie Towarzystwo Parazytologiczne (Polish Parasitological Society), Warsaw, Poland
Citation
Annals of Parasitology, 2012, 58, 2, pp 97-99
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Bovine cysticercosis is a parasitic infection of cattle caused by the human tapeworm Taenia saginata. Bovine cysticercosis was identified by meat inspection in 4.7 per cent (18 out of 380) of the cattle submitted for slaughter, over an 8-month period, from a beef finisher farm. This value is...

Author(s)
MacRelli, M.; Brena, C.; Reichel, R.; Boufana, B.; Mitchell, E. S.
Publisher
BMJ Publishing Group, London, UK
Citation
Veterinary Record Case Reports, 2020, 8, 3,
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Background: Bovine cysticercosis is a worldwide zoonotic disease that affects cattle caused by the larval stage of the tapeworm Taenia saginata, the adult parasite that causes taeniasis in humans. Although bovine cysticercosis, and the associated human taeniasis, is controlled in developed...

Author(s)
Fanta D. Gutema; Teferi Shiberu; Agga, G. E.; Abdi, R. D.; Adem Hiko; Takele B. Tufa; Yacob Hailu
Publisher
Wiley, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Zoonoses and Public Health, 2020, 67, 5, pp 525-533
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Background: The beef tapeworm, Taenia saginata, causing cysticercosis in bovines and taeniosis in humans, is thought to have a global distribution. In eastern and southern Africa, cattle production plays a crucial role in the economy, but a clear overview of the prevalence of T. saginata in the...

Author(s)
Dermauw, V.; Dorny, P.; Braae, U. C.; Devleesschauwer, B.; Robertson, L. J.; Saratsis, A.; Thomas, L. F.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Parasites and Vectors, 2018, 11, 578, pp (06 November 2018)
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Zoonotic taeniasis caused by the adult stage of Taenia soliu m, Taenia saginata or Taenia asiatica are considered neglected tropical diseases by the World Health Organization. The life cycle of these 3 metazoan species is very similar and includes an intermediate host: pigs in the case of T. solium ...

Author(s)
Mendlovic, F.; Fleury, A.; Flisser, A.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Research in Veterinary Science, 2021, 134, pp 69-77
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Background: The zoonotic parasite Taenia saginata utilizes bovines as an intermediate host (causing cysticercosis) and humans as the definitive host (causing taeniosis). The public health burden of T. saginata is assumed to be low, but the economic burden is large, due to the resources utilized in...

Author(s)
Saratsis, A.; Sotiraki, S.; Braae, U. C.; Devleesschauwer, B.; Dermauw, V.; Eichenberger, R. M.; Thomas, L. F.; Bobić, B.; Dorny, P.; Gabriël, S.; Robertson, L. J.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Parasites and Vectors, 2019, 12, 113, pp (15 March 2019)
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The cestode, Taenia saginata is a zoonotic tapeworm that it's larval stage which known as Cysticercus bovis cause cyst formation in cattle's organs such as heart, lung, liver, tongue, esophagus and diaphragm muscle, despite the infected cattle may show no clinical signs. Antemortem diagnosis of ...

Author(s)
Gholami, N.; Mosayebi, M.; Rahim Abadi, P. D.; Atigh, H. R.; Sedaghat, R.; Naji Zadeh, M. H.; Farahani, M.
Publisher
Springer, New Delhi, India
Citation
Journal of Parasitic Diseases, 2020, 44, 1, pp 25-30
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BACKGROUND: Hydatid cyst is an infection with global distribution that is caused by the larval stage of the tapeworm of Echinococcus. The long-term survival of the hydatid in the host shows the parasite has advanced highly effective strategies for escaping the host defense. Deaths are caused by...

Author(s)
Rahmani-Dehaghani, M.; Tolouei, S.; Yousofi-Darani, H.; Aliyan, M.; Ghayour-Najafabadi, Z.
Publisher
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Research, 2019, 74, 3, pp Pe312-Pe320
Abstract

During the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) National Animal Health Monitoring System's (NAHMS) 2007-2008 beef study, 567 producers from 24 US States were offered the opportunity to collect fecal samples from weaned beef calves and have them evaluated for the presence of parasite eggs...

Author(s)
Stromberg, B. E.; Gasbarre, L. C.; Ballweber, L. R.; Dargatz, D. A.; Rodriguez, J. M.; Kopral, C. A.; Zarlenga, D. S.
Publisher
Canadian Veterinary Medical Association, Ottawa, Canada
Citation
Canadian Journal of Veterinary Research, 2015, 79, 4, pp 290-295

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