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Two guanacos were diagnosed with sarcoptic mange, confirmed by recovery of mites, using standard parasitological techniques, from skin scrapings. Each animal was treated twice, 10 days apart, with moxidectin 1% inj. sol. administered subcutaneously. Dose rate was 0.2 mg/kg bodyweight. After the...

Author(s)
Papadopoulos, E.; Fthenakis, G. C.
Publisher
Hellenic Veterinary Medical Society, Athens, Greece
Citation
Deltion tes Ellenikes Kteniatrikes Etaireias = Journal of the Hellenic Veterinary Medical Society, 2012, 63, 3, pp 207-212
Abstract

Fox-derived Sarcoptes scabiei mites caused an outbreak of mange on a farm in Switzerland in 2018. Pruritic skin lesions suggestive of S. scabiei mite infestation developed in 4 humans who had direct contact with affected farm animals but not foxes. Sarcoptic mange is continuously spreading; such...

Author(s)
Pisano, S. R. R.; Ryser-Degiorgis, M. P.; Rossi, L.; Peano, A.; Keckeis, K.; Roosje, P.
Publisher
National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, USA
Citation
Emerging Infectious Diseases, 2019, 25, 6, pp 1235-1238
Abstract

A 33-year old mare that had grazed on the same pasture for more than 30 years presented with a chronic pruritic dermatosis characterised by hair loss affecting the four limbs, scaly and crusty lesions all over the body and a poor-quality coat with a woolly appearance. Direct microscopic examination ...

Author(s)
Maillard, K.; Léon, A.; Ménard, S.; Meunier, J. C.; Pitel, P. H.; Pin, D.
Publisher
Éditions du Point Vétérinaire, Maisons-Alfort, France
Citation
Pratique Vétérinaire Equine, 2013, 45, 177, pp 41-43
Abstract

Horses are common suffering from skin parasites causing restlessness and anxiety. The most important ectoparasites in winter are biting lice (Werneckiella equi equi), and chorioptic mange mites (Chorioptes bovis). While biting lice prefer mane of the horses, Chorioptes bovis mites can be found in...

Author(s)
Beck, W.
Publisher
Terra-Verlag GmbH, Konstanz, Germany
Citation
Tierärztliche Umschau, 2015, 70, 4, pp 112...118
Abstract

In Kafr El-Sheikh province, Egypt, mites were detected in 20 (17.09%) of 117 draft horses. The mites were Chorioptes (on 14 horses), Psoroptes (on 4 horses) and Sarcoptes (on 2 horses); mites were not detected on 4 horses with clinical presentations of mange lesions. Interestingly, neither the age...

Author(s)
Osman, S. A.; Hanafy, A.; Amer, S. E.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 2006, 141, 1/2, pp 191-195
AbstractFull Text

A eight year old horse with history of intense itching, head shaking and lesions on head, nostril and around eyes was diagnosed as sarcoptic mange based on skin scraping examination. The horse was successfully treated with Ivermectin, antibiotics and topical Cetrimide.

Author(s)
Sujata Turkar; Randhawa, S. S.; Harkirat Singh
Publisher
Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd, Ahmedabad, India
Citation
Intas Polivet, 2013, 14, 2, pp 295-296
Abstract

This issue contains topics on the development of scenario trees and use of survey data to assess the probability of rabies virus introduction in metropolitan France by domestic carnivores; international threat linked to animal plagues and biosafety system at the borders of French armed forces;...

Publisher
Association pour l'Étude de l'Épidémiologie des Maladies Animales, Maisons-Alfort, France
Citation
Épidémiologie et Santé Animale, 2019, No.76, pp 3-126
Abstract

Sarcoptes scabiei infestation was identified as the cause of pruritic dermatitis in a donkey in the UK. Treatment with i.m. doramectin and topical selenium sulphide was successful in eliminating clinical signs. Foxes were identified as the possible source of infestation. Sarcoptic mange should be...

Author(s)
Pennington, N. de; Colles, K. M.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK
Citation
Equine Veterinary Education, 2011, 23, 1, pp 19-23
Abstract

Parasites of an invasive species, the raccoon dog (Nyctereutes procyonoides) from western Poland were investigated to clarify poorly known ecological key aspects of the species. The research was conducted in two study areas: the Ujście Warty National Park and the Bogdaniec Forestry District....

Author(s)
Osten-Sacken, N.; Słodkowicz-Kowalska, A.; Pacoń, J.; Skrzypczak, Ł.; Werner, A.
Publisher
Polskie Towarzystwo Parazytologiczne (Polish Parasitological Society), Warsaw, Poland
Citation
Annals of Parasitology, 2017, 63, 1, pp 37-44
Abstract

Sarcoptic mange (or scabies) is an important skin disease which can affect a variety of species including humans, cattle, goats, sheep, horses, pigs, rabbits, and dogs. Approximately 300 million people are affected worldwide and in lifestock animals the infestation may lead to substantial economic...

Author(s)
Kuhn, C.; Lucius, R.; Matthes, H. F.; Meusel, G.; Reich, B.; Kalinna, B. H.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 2008, 153, 3/4, pp 329-337

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