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The objective of this investigation was determine the seroprevalence and risk factors of leptospirosis in cattle, horses, sheep, pigs and dogs in an integrated production system of the cooperative sector in Cienfuegos, Cuba [date not given]. It was shown that the highest incidence was in cattle and ...

Author(s)
Lazo Pérez, L.; Dueñas Enríquez, E.; Fimia Duarte, R.; Alfonso Insua, D.; Cepero Rodríguez, O.; Figueroa Linares, F.
Publisher
Veterinaria Organizacion S.L., Malaga, Spain
Citation
REDVET, 2018, 19, 5, pp 051802V
Abstract

Leptospirosis is a worldwide veterinary and public health concern, and well recognized infectious disease of horses. Seroprevalence rates vary with geography, but many studies have confirmed a high exposure rate. The correlation between seropositivity and shedding status has not been made in ...

Author(s)
Trimble, A. C.; Blevins, C. A.; Beard, L. A.; Deforno, A. R.; Davis, E. G.
Publisher
Public Library of Sciences (PLoS), San Francisco, USA
Citation
PLoS ONE, 2018, 13, 10, pp e0206639
Abstract

Leptospirosis is a common infectious disease which is wide spread all over the world. 440 of blood serum samples were tested to determine the spread of this contagious disease amongst equine family animals (horses, Shetland ponies, donkeys) in Lithuania. The survey was carried out in 2011-2015...

Author(s)
Stankevičienė, M.; Buitkuvienė, J.; Bartaševičiu¯teı, N.; Adomkieneı, R.; Statkevičiu¯teı, J.
Publisher
Lietuvos Veterinarijos Akademija, Kaunas, Lithuania
Citation
Veterinarija ir Zootechnika, 2016, No.74, pp 64-68
Abstract

A study was conducted on 355 normal healthy horses (6 months to >10 years age and both the sexes) and five aborted horses in Chennai to determine seroprevalence of leptospiral infection. Sera samples were screened against 12 live serogroups of Leptospira interrogans: australis, autumnalis, ballum, ...

Author(s)
Naseema, U.; Vairamuthu, S.; Balachandran, C.; Ravikumar, G.
Publisher
Indian Association of Veterinary Pathologists, Izatnagar, India
Citation
Indian Journal of Veterinary Pathology, 2017, 41, 4, pp 308-313
Abstract

Introduction: Leptospirosis affects a wide range of mammals, humans, and even a few poikilothermic animal species. In Pakistan, serological studies of equine leptospirosis have reported a prevalence of over 40%, but no study has ever been conducted towards molecular detection of Leptospira in ...

Author(s)
Sohail, M. L.; Khan, M. S.; Muhammad Avais; Zahoor, M. Y.; Irfan Khattak; Aqeela Ashraf; Omer Naseer
Publisher
De Gruyter Open, Warsaw, Poland
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Research, 2016, 60, 4, pp 417-421
Abstract

Leptospirosis is a worldwide zoonosis spread by rodents and wild animals that excrete leptospira via their urine. The disease occurs in domestic animals and humans inducing fever, hemoglobinuria, jaundice, abortion, mastitis, reduced milk production, reproductive disorders and death. Sera from 180 ...

Author(s)
Bonab, R. B.; Khakpour, M.; Hassanpour, A.
Publisher
Online Journal of Veterinary Research, Toowoomba, Australia
Citation
Online Journal of Veterinary Research, 2017, 21, 6, pp 293-300
AbstractFull Text

Clinical leptospirosis in horses has been primarily associated with abortion, stillbirth and equine recurrent uveitis. Severe septicaemia that includes fever, jaundice and anorexia, haematuria, renal and hepatic dysfunction, respiratory distress and pulmonary haemorrhage is rare. In order to obtain ...

Author(s)
Turk, N.; Milas, Z.; Habuš, J.; Majetić, Z. Š.; Perko, V. M.; Barbić, L.; Stevanović, V.; Perharić, M.; Starešina, V.
Publisher
Veterinarski Fakultet Sveučilišta u Zagrebu (Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Zagreb), Zagreb, Croatia
Citation
Veterinarski Arhiv, 2013, 83, 3, pp 253-262
Abstract

Most leptospiral infections in horses are asymptomatic; however, acute disease manifestations as well as reproductive failure and recurrent uveitis have been reported. In South Africa, the epidemiology of the disease in horses is not well documented. A serosurvey to determine what serovars were...

Author(s)
Simbizi, V.; Saulez, M. N.; Potts, A.; Lötter, C.; Gummow, B.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Preventive Veterinary Medicine, 2016, 134, pp 6-15
Abstract

The aim of this study was to determine the serovars of Leptospira in the Tarom area or Iran. During June to September 2015, a total of 200 blood samples were randomly collected from different animals (47 males and 153 females) from Abbar, Chavarzag County and Daram and Dastjerde villages. None of...

Author(s)
Hassanpour, A.; Zahed, S. A.; Ganjkhanloo, A.
Publisher
Faculty of Agriculture, Tabriz University, Tabriz, Iran
Citation
Journal of Animal Science Researches, 2019, 29, 1, pp Pe125-Pe136
Abstract

This study investigated the risk factors associated with seroreactivity to Leptospira sp. in horses from Brazilian Amazon. Blood samples were collected and microscopic agglutination test was performed, and univariate and multivariate analyses were conducted for association with risk factors....

Author(s)
Ribeiro, T. M. P.; Correia, L.; Spohr, K. A. H.; Aguiar, D. M.; Martins, G.; Jayme, V. de S.
Publisher
Elsevier, New York, USA
Citation
Journal of Equine Veterinary Science, 2018, 68, pp 59-62

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