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Toxoplasma gondii (T. gondii) is a cosmopolitan protozoan parasite that infects all warm-blooded species including humans. The definitive hosts of T. gondii are felid vertebrates including the domestic cat. Domestic cats shed oocysts for approximately two weeks in their feces after the primary...

Author(s)
Chi XinYu; Fang KeXin; Koster, L.; Christie, J.; Yao ChaoQun
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Veterinary Sciences, 2021, 8, 2,
Abstract

Toxoplasma gondii oocysts excreted by cats, and poor sanitation and hygiene is thought to be responsible for a high incidence of toxoplasmosis in some indigenous Brazilians. Feline leukemia virus (FeLV) and feline immunodeficiency virus (FIV) may reactivate latent toxoplasmosis infections; the...

Author(s)
Lucas, S. R. R.; Valvassoura, T. A.; Pinheiro, S. R.
Publisher
Online Journal of Veterinary Research, Toowoomba, Australia
Citation
Online Journal of Veterinary Research, 2018, 22, 12, pp 1111-1118
Abstract

The aim of this study was to determine the frequency and the factors associated with infection by Toxoplasma gondii and demonstrate occurrences of coinfection with Neospora caninum, the feline immunodeficiency virus (FIV) and feline leukemia virus (FeLV) in cats in the state of Bahia, Brazil. A...

Author(s)
Munhoz, A. D.; Hage, S. B.; Cruz, R. D. S.; Calazans, A. P. F.; Silva, F. L.; Albuquerque, G. R.; Lacerda, L. C.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology: Regional Studies and Reports, 2017, 8, pp 35-38
Abstract

Case summary: A 6-year-old female spayed Birman cat presented with a history of weight loss, stiff and short-strided gait in the pelvic limbs and reluctance to jump, progressing to non-ambulatory tetraparesis over 6 weeks. Poor body condition, dehydration and generalised muscle wastage were evident ...

Author(s)
Mari, L.; Shelton, G. D.; Risio, L. de
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery Open Reports, 2016, 2, 1, pp 2055116916630335
Abstract

Toxoplasmosis is a zoonotic disease caused by the parasite Toxoplasma gondii. Up to a third of the global human population is estimated to carry a T. gondii infection, which can result in severe complications in immunocompromised individuals and pregnant women. Humans and animals can become...

Author(s)
Roux, D. le; Djokic, V.; Morisse, S.; Chauvin, C.; Doré, V.; Lagrée, A. C.; Voisin, D.; Villain, Y.; Grasset-Chevillot, A.; Boursin, F.; Su ChunLei; Perrot, S.; Vallée, I.; Seche, E.; Blaga, R.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Vaccine, 2020, 38, 6, pp 1457-1466
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Toxoplasmosis is a parasitic disease caused by the protozoan Toxoplasma gondii, characterized by a clinical or subclinical infection attributed mainly to the isolate of the parasite responsible for the infection. Although domestic felines are considered the only urban hosts of this parasite and,...

Author(s)
Teixeira, W. F. P.; Zanettilopes, W. D.; Silva Vieira, D. da; Felippelli, G.; Franco, R. M. B.; Branco, N.; Soares, V. E.; Bresciani, K. D. S.; Costa, A. J. da
Publisher
Universidade Estadual de Londrina, Londrina, Brazil
Citation
Semina: Ciências Agrárias (Londrina), 2019, 40, 6 Suppl. 3, pp 3511-3524
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The aggressive behavior encountered in the feline patient, represents a major problem in the approach and care handling for this patient, hard quest for a complete clinical and neurological evaluation, also in applying some investigation methods and running a full internal and external set of...

Author(s)
Simion, V.; Fernoaga, C.; Codreanu, M.
Publisher
University of Agronomic Sciences and Veterinary Medicine of Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania
Citation
Scientific Works. Series C. Veterinary Medicine, 2019, 65, 2, pp 51-60
AbstractFull Text

The objective of this study was to investigate the potential for excretion of T. gondii oocysts by felines primoinfected with the P strain, isolated III. To this end, 15 young cats seronegative to T. gondii were placed in individual cages and inoculated with 1500 T. gondii cysts from the brains of...

Author(s)
Teixeira, W. F. P.; Lopes, W. D. Z.; Cruz, B. C.; MacIel, W. G.; Felippelli, G.; Soares, V. E.; Silva Vieira, D. da; Bresciani, K. D. S.; Costa, A. J. da
Publisher
Pubvet, Maringá, Brazil
Citation
PUBVET, 2019, 13, 2,
AbstractFull Text

Cats (either house cat or stray cat) were the main species in the cycle of Toxoplasma gondii infection, regardless the proportion of excreting oocysts. Two hundred and forty cats; 84 stray cats and 156 household cats brought to the Animal Reproduction Research Institute (ARRI) Laboratory from...

Author(s)
Sherif, H. R.; Gerges, A. A.; Elsify, A.; Hadad, G. A.
Publisher
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Alexandria University, Behira, Egypt
Citation
Alexandria Journal of Veterinary Sciences, 2020, 63, 1, pp 26-30
Abstract

Toxoplasmosis is a disease caused by the protozoan parasite Toxoplasma gondii (T. gondii). Human toxoplasmosis seroprevalence in Malaysia has increased since it was first reported in 1973 as shown in previous reviews of 1991 and 2007. However, over a decade since the last review, comprehensive data ...

Author(s)
Mohammed Nasiru Wana; Mohamad Aris Mohd Moklas; Malaika Watanabe; Norshariza Nordin; Ngah Zasmy Unyah; Sharif Alhassan Abdullahi; Ashraf Ahmad Issa Alapid; Tijjani Mustapha; Rusliza Basir; Majid, R. A.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 2020, 17, 13,

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