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Enteric parasitic diseases including giardiasis are of public health concern. Different methods are available for the diagnosis of this parasitic infection in fecal samples such as the identification of protozoan cysts and trophozoites by light microscopy, detection of specific antigens by ELISA,...

Author(s)
Uchcircumflex˜a, F. F. de M.; Sudré, A. P.; Campos, S. D. E.; Almosny, N. R. P.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Microbiological Methods, 2018, 145, pp 73-78
Abstract

Background: Feline gastrointestinal parasitism constitutes an issue of concern for veterinarians since parasites are widespread and affect animals' health and welfare. Furthermore, some of these pathogens have zoonotic potential. To provide detailed data on the current epizootiology of feline...

Author(s)
Symeonidou, I.; Gelasakis, A. I.; Arsenopoulos, K.; Angelou, A.; Beugnet, F.; Papadopoulos, E.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Parasites and Vectors, 2018, 11, 227, pp (4 April 2018)
Abstract

CASE DESCRIPTION: A 13-month-old castrated male cat was evaluated for a large, spontaneously developed cutaneous laceration over the left scapular region. The cat had a history of severe gingivostomatitis, conjunctivitis, giardiasis, and feline herpesvirus infection and had received systemic...

Author(s)
McKnight, C. N.; Lew, L. J.; Gamble, D. A.
Publisher
American Veterinary Medical Association, Schaumburg, USA
Citation
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, 2018, 252, 2, pp 210-214
Abstract

Objectives: An outbreak of diarrhoea involving 16 cats at a cattery in Norway was investigated. Treatment and control of the outbreak were the primary objectives, but the effects of treatment on the antimicrobial resistance profiles of Escherichia coli isolated from faeces were also investigated....

Author(s)
Tysnes, K. R.; Luyckx, K.; Cantas, L.; Robertson, L. J.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery, 2016, 18, 8, pp 679-682
Abstract

This paper discussed some of the parasites affecting cats and dogs focusing on their identification and diagnosis, prevention and control.

Author(s)
Fontbonne, A.; Polack, B.
Publisher
NÉVA Europarc, Créteil, France
Citation
Le Nouveau Praticien Vétérinaire Canine - Féline, 2018, 15, 69, pp 21-24
Abstract

Giardia infection is a common clinical problem in humans and pets. The diagnosis of giardiasis is challenging as hosts intermittently excrete protozoan cysts in their feces. In the present study, we comparatively evaluated two methods of serial fecal sampling in humans, dogs, and cats from Rio de...

Author(s)
Uchôa, F. F. de M.; Sudré, A. P.; Macieira, D. de B.; Almosny, N. R. P.
Publisher
Instituto de Medicina Tropical de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Revista do Instituto de Medicina Tropical de São Paulo, 2017, 59, pp e61
Abstract

Giardia lamblia is a worldwide zoonotic intestinal parasite that infects humans and a wide range of mammals including dogs and cats, causing giardiasis with diarrhea. To investigate the infection and distribution of G. lamblia genotypes from stray dogs and cats in Guangdong, China according to...

Author(s)
Pan WeiDa; Wang MingWei; Abdullahi, A. Y.; Fu YeQi; Yan XinXin; Yang Fang; Shi XianLi; Zhang Pan; Hang JianXiong; Li GuoQing
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology: Regional Studies and Reports, 2018, 13, pp 30-34
Abstract

Domestic dogs and cats may act as natural reservoirs of a large number of zoonotic pathogens, including the enteric parasites Giardia duodenalis and Cryptosporidium spp., the most relevant protozoan species causing gastrointestinal disease worldwide. A cross-sectional epidemiological study aiming...

Author(s)
Gil, H.; Cano, L.; Lucio, A. de; Bailo, B.; Hernández de Mingo, M.; Cardona, G. A.; Fernández-Basterra, J. A.; Aramburu-Aguirre, J.; López-Molina, N.; Carmena, D.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Infection, Genetics and Evolution, 2017, 50, pp 62-69
Abstract

Giardiasis caused by the intestinal flagellate Giardia duodenalis. It is postulated that animals may be a reservoir for human infection and vice versa, thus, giardiasis classified as a zooanthroponotic disease. Therefore, accurate information about the Giardia infection in animals can help the...

Author(s)
Yagoob, G.; Behnam, K.
Publisher
Centre for Info Bio Technology (CIBTech), Jaipur, India
Citation
Indian Journal of Fundamental and Applied Life Sciences, 2015, 5, 1, pp 156-159
AbstractFull Text

Objective of research: to study the therapeutic efficiency of domestic anthelmintic drug Troncil in the form of tablets for the treatment of giardiasis in dogs. The analysis of literature sources on the prevalence of giardiasis in humans, dogs and cats in the RF and abroad as well as recommended...

Author(s)
Prokhorova, I. A.; Abramov, V. E.
Publisher
All-Russian K. I. Skryabin Scientific Research Institute of Helminthology, Moscow, Russia
Citation
Rossiĭskiĭ Parazitologicheskiĭ Zhurnal, 2016, No.2, pp 228-233

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