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Diseases related to the alimentary system are the main cause of death in horses. This retrospective study aimed to describe the pathological findings of fatal parasite-induced enteritis and typhlocolitis caused by cyathostominae, Eimeria leuckarti, Balantidium coli, and Strongyloides westeri in ...

Author(s)
Bianchi, M. V.; Mello, L. S. de; Wentz, M. F.; Panziera, W.; Soares, J. F.; Sonne, L.; Driemeier, D.; Pavarini, S. P.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Parasitologia Veterinária, São Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Brazilian Journal of Veterinary Parasitology, 2019, 28, 3, pp 443-450
Abstract

A 24-day-old Friesian colt died suddenly and a physical examination the morning the foal died showed no abnormalities and serum IgG levels >8.0 g/l. Necropsy examination revealed haemopericardium and a 2 cm transverse tear at the root of the aorta. The foal was also found to have Chlamydophila spp. ...

Author(s)
Amorim, M. de D.; Nielsen, K.; McKell, B.; Huang, Y.; Card, C.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK
Citation
Equine Veterinary Education, 2016, 28, 2, pp 68-73
Abstract

Balantidium coli (B. coli) is an emerging ciliated protozoan parasite of zoonotic importance which causes a disease balantidiasis in a variety of host species including pigs, camels, ruminants, equines and even human. This disease has a cosmopolitan distribution with high prevalence rates in...

Author(s)
Arslan Ahmed; Muhammad Ijaz; Ayyub, R. M.; Awais Ghaffar; Ghauri, H. N.; Aziz, M. U.; Sadaqat Ali; Muhammad Altaf; Muhammad Awais; Muhammad Naveed; Yasir Nawab; Javed, M. U.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Acta Tropica, 2020, 203,
Abstract

The prevalence of Balantidium coli among donkeys in Lahore and adjoining areas was surveyed and a trial conducted to determine the efficacy of two antiprotozoal drugs: secnidazole (Dysen Forte) and Kalonji (Nigella sativa). Four-hundred donkeys were examined, and 73 (18.3%) were found positive for ...

Author(s)
Khan, A.; Khan, M. S.; Avais, M.; Ijaz, M.; Ali, M. M.; Abbas, T.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 2013, 196, 1/2, pp 203-205
Abstract

Balantidium coli is a ciliated protozoon inhabiting the colon of swine, rodents, horses, nonhuman primates and humans. In association with disease triggered by other infectious agents, B. coli may become a pathogenic opportunist. This study describes the isolation, cultivation, morphological as...

Author(s)
Nilles-Bije, M. L.; Rivera, W. L.
Publisher
Springer-Verlag GmbH, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Parasitology Research, 2010, 106, 2, pp 387-394
Abstract

Balantidium coli is a ciliated protozoan that inhabits the large intestine of swine, man, rodents, and nonhuman primates. Frequently this organism is associated with enteric diseases in man and nonhuman primates, with rare manifestations of disease in swine and other mammalian species. This report...

Author(s)
Headley, S. A.; Kummala, E.; Sukura, A.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 2008, 158, 1/2, pp 129-132
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In order to understand the infection of intestinal parasites in the Equus genus in Tibet, a total of 111 fecal samples of Equus genus were collected from four areas in Tibet. Lugo's iodine solution and saturated sugar flotation method were used,6 species of parasites were detected and their...

Author(s)
Li DongFang; Wang LuYang; Zheng ShuangJian; Wang Lu; Chen YuanCai; Wu YaYun; Chang YanKai; Zhang SuMei; Zhang LongXian; Zhao JinFeng
Publisher
Chinese Veterinary Science, Lanzhou, China
Citation
Chinese Veterinary Science / Zhongguo Shouyi Kexue, 2018, 48, 7, pp 865-871
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The role of wildlife in the epidemiology of parasites in Yankari Game Reserve and Sumu Wildlife Park in Bauchi State, Nigeria was investigated by analysis of blood, faeces and ticks collected from 106 wildlife including 4 elephants (Loxodonta africana), 11 waterbucks (Kobus ellipsiprymus), 1...

Author(s)
Atuman, Y. J.; Kudi, C. A.; Abdu, P.; Okubanjo, O. O.; Abubakar, A.
Publisher
Sokoto Journal of Veterinary Sciences, Sokoto, Nigeria
Citation
Sokoto Journal of Veterinary Sciences, 2019, 17, 4, pp 70-79
Abstract

A year round study (October to September) was conducted in the districts of North Gujarat (India) to identify the gastro-intestinal helminths of donkeys (Equus acinus), determine prevalence and correlate haematological parameters with parasite burdens. A total of 1794 faecal samples of donkeys...

Author(s)
Parsani, H. R.; Momin, R. R.; Lateef, A.; Hemen Das
Publisher
Egyptian British Biological Society, Ismailia , Egypt
Citation
Egyptian Journal of Biology, 2013, 15, pp 13-20
Abstract

A survey was undertaken to investigate the prevalence of intestinal parasites from different groups of animals in Zoo Ljubljana, Slovenia. In five year period (2008-2012), a total of 350 faecal samples of 39 animal species were collected randomly and examined microscopically. The total prevalence...

Author(s)
Kvapil, P.; Kastelic, M.; Dovč, A.; Štrus, Š.; Bartova, E.
Publisher
Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Proceedings of the International Conference on Diseases of Zoo and Wild Animals, May 13th-16th, 2015, Barcelona, Spain, 2015, pp 146-149

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