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Background: Cystic echinococcosis (CE) is a zoonosis caused by cestodes of Echinococcus granulosus (sensu lato) complex. In Nigeria, reports on the prevalence of CE, although limited, have been found to vary with location and host with higher prevalence and fertility rate observed in camels than...

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Ohiolei, J. A.; Yan HongBin; Li Li; Magaji, A. A.; Luka, J.; Zhu GuoQiang; Isaac, C.; Odoya, M. E.; Wu YanTao; Alvi, M. A.; Muku, R. J.; Fu BaoQuan; Jia WanZhong
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BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
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Parasites and Vectors, 2019, 12, 392, pp (7 August 2019)
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During 1980-92, a general survey on the epidemiology of hydatid disease was carried out in Tacheng, Yumin, Emin and Tuoti County, Tacheng Region, Xinjiang, China. The Carson test with hydatid cyst fluid as antigen indicated that 2995 of 43 966 inhabitants (6.8%) were positive, with no great...

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Qi ZhiRong; Yang WeiJun; Song XiuSheng; Guo ShuiFa; Ge YouSheng; Yang WenChuan; Lin YuGuang; Hong LingXian; Guan JiaZhen; Peng WenFeng
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Endemic Diseases Bulletin, 1995, 10, 2, pp 50-54
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The results of investigations on Echinococcus, carried out in Yakutiya, Russia, are reported. The parasite was found in 50 (48.7%) of 104 wolves (4 were infected with both E. granulosus and E. multilocularis) and in over 40% of (mainly hunting) dogs. Metacestodes were found in 64.8% of 54 elks (...

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Isakov, S. I.; Safronov, M. G.; Ivanova, R. N.
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Veterinariya (Moskva), 1993, No.9, pp 36-39
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The livers of 1133 bullocks slaughtered at the municipal abattoir, Akola, India, were examined between December 1989 and May 1990. Hepatic lesions were found in 248 animals (21.88%). The nature of the lesions was as follows: hydatidosis (140 animals), granular degenerative changes (37), cirrhosis...

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Dhote, S. W.; Patil, S.; Sadekar, R. D.; Joshi, M. V.; Bhagwat, S. S.
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Indian Journal of Animal Sciences, 1992, 62, 8, pp 744-746
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In the period December, 1986, to December, 1987, unilocular echinococcosis was detected at the Obihiro Meat Inspection Centre in 94 (2.4%) of 3864 beef cattle imported from Australia. Hydatid cysts were found in the lungs in 85, the liver in 55, the kidneys in 3 and the spleen in 2; the livers were ...

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Sakui, M.; Morita, K.; Ohfuji, S.; Ishige, M.
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Journal of the Japan Veterinary Medical Association, 1992, 45, 5, pp 344-347
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Echinococcus infections of cattle and sheep were investigated in 25 county abattoirs, as organized by The General Station of Animal Science and Veterinary Medicine of Qinghai Province, in autumn, 1991. E. granulosus infections in dogs were also investigated in some counties; the prevalence of...

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Yang, F. C.
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Qinghai Xumu Shouyi Zazhi, 1992, 22, 6, pp 22-25
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Myocardial Echinococcus granulosus infections in 2 bullocks and a cow (all approximately 13 years of age) are briefly reported from Akola, Maharashtra, India. The 2 bullocks harboured calcified cysts which contained yellow granular material. The cyst in the cow measured 6 cm in diameter and...

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Dhote, S. W.; Kurkure, N. V.; Bhandarkar, A. B.; Joshi, M. V.
Citation
Indian Journal of Veterinary Pathology, 1991, 15, 1, pp 48
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Helminths were counted and identified in 6 cattle slaughtered each month over a 2-year period (September 1988 to August 1990) at 3 abattoirs in northern Turkey (a total of 142 cattle). The species found (and their prevalence) were: Dicrocoelium dendriticum (74.6%), Calicophoron daubneyi (39.4%), ...

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Celep, A.; Açıcı, M.; Çetindağ, M.; Coșkun, Ș. Z.; Gürsoy, S.
Citation
Etlik Veteriner Mikrobiyoloji Dergisi, 1990, 6, 6, pp 117-130
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Sihala abattoir at Islamabad, Pakistan was visited twice a week from June, 1987 to September, 1988. Lungs, heart, liver, spleen and kidneys of 210 freshly slaughtered cattle, 372 buffaloes and 34 camels were examined for hydatid cysts. The degree of infection in each organ was recorded on an...

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Khan, M. Q.; Afzal, M.; Ali, S.
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Veterinary Parasitology, 1990, 37, 2, pp 163-168
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Biswas, G.; Sen, G. P.; Thapa, D.; Lahkar, A.
Citation
Indian Veterinary Journal, 1989, 66, 1, pp 78-80

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