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The bovine abortion syndrome is a multicausal problem, the objectives of this study were to provide information on the magnitude of the seroprevalence of four abortigenic agents and their association with some management practices the farms. A cross-sectional study was performed using 40 farms and...

Author(s)
Gädicke, P.; Junod, T.; López-Martin, J.; Ortega, R.; Monti, G.
Publisher
Facultad de Ciencias Veterinarias, Universidad Austral de Chile, Valdivia, Chile
Citation
Archivos de Medicina Veterinaria, 2016, 48, 1, pp 19-27
AbstractFull Text

An overview on hydatidosis is given, including its causative agent, host range, transmission, history, distribution, diagnosis and clinical signs. Control and prevention of the disease are also discussed.

Author(s)
Alfredo López, R.
Publisher
Grupo Asis Biomedia, S.L., Zaragoza, Spain
Citation
Albéitar, 2014, No.176, pp 18, 20
Abstract

From an animal production point of view, Cryptosporidium can cause great economic losses in systems that involve the raising of cattle by producing various degrees of diarrhea, particularly in calves that are less than 30 days of age. The main objective of this study was the detection of ...

Author(s)
Muñoz, P.; Fredes, F.; Díaz-Lee, A.; Mercado, R.; Ozaki, L. S.
Publisher
Facultad de Ciencias Veterinarias, Universidad Austral de Chile, Valdivia, Chile
Citation
Archivos de Medicina Veterinaria, 2011, 43, 2, pp 111-116
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This set of proceedings presents papers from the 6th International Colloquium on Working Equids, held in New Delhi, India, on 29 November-2 December, 2010. The aim of the 6th Colloquium is to broaden the horizons of those engaged in the world of working equids, bringing animal scientists, project...

Publisher
The Brooke, London, UK
Citation
The 6th International Colloquium on Working Equids: learning from others. Proceedings of an International Colloquium, New Delhi, India, 29 November - 2 December 2010, 2010, pp xiii + 407 pp.
Abstract

An ELISA protocol was developed to improve the diagnosis of bovine fascioliasis in endemic regions of Chile. Proteins that are excreted and/or secreted by Fasciola hepatica adults were extracted and used as an antigen. Standard curves were constructed using negative and positive sera from cattle...

Author(s)
Silva, M.; Vargas, D.; Campano, S.; Vega, F.
Citation
Parasitología al Día, 1995, 19, 3/4, pp 150-153
Abstract

An epidemiological survey of echinococcosis (Echinococcus granulosus) was conducted in south-central Chile between 1992 and 1997. Indirect haemagglutination and ELISA tests were performed on 5556 apparently healthy people. Of these, 42 (0.8%) had positive results for both tests, giving a...

Author(s)
Apt, W.; Pérez, C.; Galdamez, E.; Campano, S.; Vega, F.; Vargas, D.; Rodríguez, J.; Retamal, C.; Cortés, P.; Zulantay, I.; Rycke, P. H. de
Citation
Revista Panamericana de Salud Pública/Pan American Journal of Public Health, 2000, 7, 1, pp 8-16
Abstract

Examination of 122 rodents in Las Chinchillas National Reserve for infection with Trypanosoma cruzi (by indirect haemagglutination and xenodiagnosis) showed 8.3% of 60 Octodon degus, 20.0% of 35 Chinchilla lanigera, 36.4% of 11 Abrocoma bennetti, 10.0% of 10 Phyllotis darwini, and none of 4 Akodon...

Author(s)
Duran, J. C.; Videla, M. I.; Apt, W.
Citation
Parasitología al Día, 1989, 13, 1, pp 15-20
Abstract

During 1982-90, a series of studies were performed in Chile to investigate the epidemiology of Chagas' disease. Of 5601 rural or periurban houses investigated, 37.4% were infested with Triatoma infestans according to the inhabitants and 29.4% were found to harbour T. infestans or evidence of T....

Author(s)
Schenone, H.; Contreras, M. C.; Borgoño, J. M.; Maturana, R.; Salinas, P.; Sandoval, L.; Rojas, A.; Tello, P.; Villarroel, F.
Citation
Boletín Chileno de Parasitología, 1991, 46, 1/2, pp 19-30
Abstract

In an abattoir in Chile, a new method of meat inspection, the examination of a longitudinal section of the masseter muscle, of surface area about 40 cm3, replaced examination of a cross section of surface area 10 to 16 cm3. This revealed 333 (0.246%) cases of Cysticercus bovis infection in 135,325 ...

Author(s)
Urbina, C.; Borquez, H.; Silva, E.
Citation
Boletin Chileno de Parasitologia., 1976, 31, 1/2, pp 37-38
Abstract

"Murrina" is a name used by the natives of Panama to describe any severe disease of the larger domestic animals, but has come to be applied specifically to equine trypanosomiasis due to T. hippicum infection. The first article gives a general description of this disease, which has extended from...

Author(s)
Eakins, H. S.
Citation
Veterinary Bulletin. United States Army, 1935, 29, pp 295-309

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