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Leptospirosis found in cattle (Bos taurus indicus) has potentially increased in economic impact. The objective was to investigate the factors associated with leptospirosis in cattle in the protected area. We investigated the seroprevalence of leptospirosis in cattle in Salakphra Wildlife Sanctuary, ...

Author(s)
Yatbantoong, N.; Chaiyarat, R.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 2019, 16, 6, pp 1042
Abstract

This pilot study describes the prevalence of Leptospira infection and exposure in livestock species, cattle, pig, sheep, and goats in Saint Kitts in the Caribbean region. Serum and kidney samples were collected from cattle, pigs, sheep, and goats at a local abattoir between September 2016 and March ...

Author(s)
Shiokawa, K.; Welcome, S.; Kenig, M.; Lim, B.; Rajeev, S.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Tropical Animal Health and Production, 2019, 51, 6, pp 1645-1650
Abstract

The pharmacokinetics, PK/PD ratios, and Monte Carlo modeling of enrofloxacin HCl-2H2O (Enro-C) and its reference preparation (Enro-R) were determined in cows. Fifty-four Jersey cows were randomly assigned to six groups receiving a single IM dose of 10, 15, or 20 mg/kg of Enro-C (Enro-C10, Enro-C15, ...

Author(s)
Mendoza, J.; Gutierrez, L.; Gutiérrez, J. Á.; Bustos, F. A.; Sumano, H.
Publisher
Wiley, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Pharmacology and Therapeutics, 2019, 42, 3, pp 300-308
AbstractFull Text

Flood is a potential driver in spreading waterborne diseases including leptospirosis, which is a zoonotic disease caused by pathogenic bacteria of the genus Leptospira. In the case of leptospirosis, cattle and goats can be incidental hosts and potential carriers of leptospirosis. Traditionally,...

Author(s)
Sabri, A. R.; Khairani-Bejo, S.; Zunita, Z.; Hassan, L.
Publisher
Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Citation
Tropical Biomedicine, 2019, 36, 1, pp 165-171
AbstractFull Text

Background: Leptospirosis is a zoonotic disease that infects human and livestock which causes economic losses to the farmers. It has been reported as one of the causes of reproductive failure in cattle and other ruminants, determining abortions, stillbirth, weak newborns, and decrease in their...

Author(s)
Aziah Daud; Nik Mohd, H. M. F.; Mohd Mokhtar Arshad; Suratan Kamarudin; Wan Mohd, Z. W. M.; Fairuz Amran; Nabilah Ismail
Publisher
Veterinary World, Rajkot, India
Citation
Veterinary World, 2018, 11, 6, pp 840-844
Abstract

Leptospirosis is a zoonotic bacterial disease reported worldwide. In Uganda, seropositivity has been reported in both humans and domesticated animals, including cattle. However, it remains unknown whether cattle are shedding leptospires and thus acting as potential source for human leptospirosis....

Author(s)
Alinaitwe, L.; Kankya, C.; Allan, K. J.; Rodriguez-Campos, S.; Torgerson, P.; Dreyfus, A.
Publisher
Wiley, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Zoonoses and Public Health, 2019, 66, 6, pp 636-646
Abstract

Neospora caninum is an apicomplexan protozoan parasite that is a leading cause of abortion in cattle. Detection of parasite-specific DNA by PCR is a highly sensitive method for identifying the presence of N. caninum in a variety of tissues. We developed and validated a probe-based real-time PCR...

Author(s)
Barry, R.; Nissly, R. H.; Feria, W.; Thirumalapura, N.; Tewari, D.; Jayarao, B. M.; Kuchipudi, S. V.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 2019, 269, pp 2-6
Abstract

Leptospirosis is a zoonotic disease that is spread through water contaminated with the spirochete Leptospira. In our study, RealAmp (real-time loop-mediated isothermal amplification) was developed to distinguish between pathogenic and nonpathogenic Leptospira spp. Melt curve analysis of RealAmp...

Author(s)
Monica, N. I.; Rathinasabapathi, P.; Ramya, M.
Publisher
Wiley, Oxford, UK
Citation
Letters in Applied Microbiology, 2019, 68, 2, pp 196-203
AbstractFull Text

The Livestock Sector of India plays an important role in livelihood security and socioeconomic development of rural households. Leptospirosis is an important zoonotic disease responsible for septicaemia, interstitial nephritis, jaundice, abortion, reproductive problem in most of the animal species. ...

Author(s)
Sabarinath, T.; Behera, S. K.; Chopra, S.; Deneke, Y.; Sharma, V.; Ali, S. A.; Chaudhuri, P.; Kumar, A.
Publisher
Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Citation
Tropical Biomedicine, 2019, 36, 2, pp 367-372
Abstract

Leptospirosis is a zoonosis often associated with occupational exposure from livestock that can be prevented by animal vaccination. Several trials have assessed vaccine efficacy in livestock but there have been no attempts to evaluate these trials jointly. This systematic review and meta-analysis...

Author(s)
Sanhueza, J. M.; Wilson, P. R.; Benschop, J.; Collins-Emerson, J. M.; Heuer, C.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Preventive Veterinary Medicine, 2018, 153, pp 71-76

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