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Some bovine hemotropic infections are associated with decreased reproductive potential in bulls, but the underlying mechanisms involved are poorly understood. The main objective of this transversal study was to determine Anaplasma marginale, Babesia spp., and Trypanosoma vivax infections in...

Author(s)
Camejo, M. I.; Aso, P. M.; Gonzatti, M. I.; Pérez-Rojas, Y.
Publisher
Facultad de Ciencias Veterinarias, Universidad del Zulia, Maracaibo, Venezuela
Citation
Revista Cientifica, Facultad de Ciencias Veterinarias, Universidad del Zulia, 2016, 26, 1, pp 13-19
Abstract

In order to determine the prevalence of IgG against Trypanosoma vivax, Anaplasma marginale, and Babesia bovis in dairy cattle in southern Minas Gerais, four hundred cows from 40 dairy farms were randomly selected and distributed in 14 municipalities. Seroprevalence was determined by indirect...

Author(s)
Barbieri, J. de M.; Blanco, Y. A. C.; Bruhn, F. R. P.; Guimarães, A. M.
Publisher
Universidade Federal de Goiás, Escola de Veterinária, Goiânia, Brazil
Citation
Ciência Animal Brasileira, 2016, 17, 4, pp 564-573
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Reports of increasing poor livestock production performance associated with hemoparasitism especially in cattle premised this hematological survey. This was conducted in order to establish the commonly encountered hemoparasites in slaughtered trade cattle in Jos abattoir between February-July 2011. ...

Author(s)
Olabode, H. O. K.; Jegede, O. C.; Ajagbonna, O. P.; Adah, B. M. J.; Obafemi, F. A.
Publisher
Pashupati Foundation India, Rishikesh, India
Citation
International Journal of Livestock Research, 2014, 4, 1, pp 113-120
Abstract

The cumulative effect of co-infections between pathogen pairs on the haematological response of East African Short-horn Zebu calves is described. Using a longitudinal study design a stratified clustered random sample of newborn calves were recruited into the Infectious Diseases of East African...

Author(s)
Wyk, I. C. van; Goddard, A.; Bronsvoort, B. M. de C.; Coetzer, J. A. W.; Handel, I. G.; Hanotte, O.; Jennings, A.; Lesosky, M.; Kiara, H.; Thumbi, S. M.; Toye, P.; Woolhouse, M. W.; Penzhorn, B. L.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK
Citation
Parasitology, 2014, 141, 3, pp 374-388
AbstractFull Text

The seroprevalence of Anaplasma marginale, Babesia bigemina, Babesia bovis and Trypanosoma vivax and the risk factors for these infections were investigated in 509 cows on 37 farms in the semiarid region of Paraíba, northeastern Brazil. Cow serum samples were tested by means of immunofluorescence...

Author(s)
Costa, V. M. de M.; Ribeiro, M. F. B.; Duarte, A. L. L.; Mangueira, J. M.; Pessoa, A. F. A.; Azevedo, S. S.; Barros, A. T. M. de; Riet-Correa, F.; Labruna, M. B.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Parasitologia Veterinária, São Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Parasitologia Veterinária, 2013, 22, 2, pp 207-213
Abstract

A cross-sectional study was undertaken to assess prevalence of trypanosomosis, anaplasmosis, babesiosis, ECF and helminth infections and factors associated with them in Kajiado District, Kenya. Purposive and random selection procedures were used to identify participating pastoralists and animals...

Author(s)
Maichomo, M. W.; Gitau, G. K.; Gathuma, J. M.; Ndung'u, J. M.; Kosura, W. O.
Publisher
Inter-African Bureau for Animal Resources, Nairobi, Kenya
Citation
Bulletin of Animal Health and Production in Africa, 2010, 58, 1, pp 11-21
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The prevalence and significance of hemoparasites of cattle from north-central Nigeria was determined using diagnostic records from Parasitology Division, National Veterinary Research Institute (NVRI) Vom, from May 2006 to April 2008. A total of 637 blood samples from cattle from four states...

Author(s)
Kamani, J.; Sannusi, A.; Egwu, O. K.; Dogo, G. I.; Tanko, T. J.; Kemza, S.; Tafarki, A. E.; Gbise, D. S.
Publisher
Veterinary World, Rajkot, India
Citation
Veterinary World, 2010, 3, 10, pp 445-448
Abstract

Two hundred and three (203) blood samples were collected from randomly selected herd comprising; cattle, 68 (33.5%), sheep 57 (28.1%), goats 16 (7.9%), donkey, 3 (1.5%) and pigs 59 (29.1%) respectively. The blood samples were collected from animals and examined in seven villages from two districts...

Author(s)
Shamaki, B. U.; Obaloto, O. B.; Kalejaiye, J. O.; Lawani, F. A. G.; Balak, G. G.; Charles, D.
Publisher
National Research Center for Protozoan Diseases, Obihiro, Japan
Citation
Journal of Protozoology Research, 2009, 19, 2, pp 1-6
Abstract

Babesiosis, anaplasmosis and trypanosomosis are relevant diseases, potentially causing morbidity in cattle and leading to economic losses, while borreliosis is important as a potential zoonosis. The objective of this study was to determine, by indirect enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA), the ...

Author(s)
Guedes Junior, D. S.; Araújo, F. R.; Silva, F. J. M.; Rangel, C. P.; Barbosa Neto, J. D.; Fonseca, A. H.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Parasitologia Veterinária, São Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Parasitologia Veterinária, 2008, 17, 2, pp 105-109
Abstract

During a cross sectional study conducted in November 2002 in Busia, western Kenya, the prevalence of various parasitic infections in cattle was determined. Farmers considered trypanosomiasis and helminthoses as the major constraints to productivity. Four types of trypanosome infections were...

Author(s)
Karanja, S. M.
Publisher
Freie Universität Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Epidemiology and importance of trypanosomosis, helminthosis and tick-borne diseases on the performance of cattle in Busia district, Kenya, 2005, pp vi + 191 pp.

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