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Background: The neglected zoonotic diseases (NZD) are an understudied group that are a major cause of illness throughout the developing world. In general, little is known about the prevalence and burden of NZDs in affected communities, particularly in relation to other infectious diseases with...

Author(s)
Fèvre, E. M.; Glanville, W. A. de; Thomas, L. F.; Cook, E. A. J.; Kariuki, S.; Wamae, C. N.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
BMC Infectious Diseases, 2017, 17, 457, pp (30 June 2017)
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This survey was developed with the objective to assess the epidemiological characteristics of the complex taeniasis-cysticercosis in rural municipality of Divinésia, Minas Gerais, Brazil. A survey was conducted in 87 rural properties randomly sampled. Blood samples were collected from 56 pigs and...

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Felippe, A. G.; Pinto, P. S. de A.; Santos, T. de O.; Nieto, E. C. A.; Peixoto, R. P. M. dos G.; Silva, L. F.
Publisher
Faculdade de Veterinaria, Universidade Federal Fluminense, Niterói, Brazil
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Revista Brasileira de Ciência Veterinária, 2014, 21, 4, pp 243-246
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Background: Taenia solium, T. asiatica and T. saginata tapeworms cause human taeniasis and are the origin of porcine and bovine cysticercosis. Furthermore, T. solium eggs can cause human cysticercosis, with neurocysticercosis being the most serious form of the disease. These helminth infections are ...

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Flores, M. D.; Gonzalez, L. M.; Hurtado, C.; Motta, Y. M.; Domínguez-Hidalgo, C.; Merino, F. J.; Perteguer, M. J.; Gárate, T.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
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Parasites and Vectors, 2018, 11, 117, pp (27 February 2018)
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Deksne, G.; Esīte, Z.; Ligere, B.; Leita, E.
Publisher
Latvijas Lauksaimniecības Universitāte, Jelgava, Latvia
Citation
Dzīvnieki. Veselība. Pārtikas higiena. Konferences "Veterinārmedicīnas zinātnes un prakses aktualitātes - 2014" RAKSTI Jelgava, 27-28 novembrī, 2014, pp 94
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Within the genus Taenia, three species are human parasites: T. solium, T. saginata and a new uncommon species, T. asiatica, described recently in Asia. T. saginata and T. solium live as adult tapeworms in human intestines, where they cause taeniasis. T. saginata is widely present worldwide, in all...

Author(s)
Bouteille, B.
Publisher
John Libbey Eurotext, Montrouge, France
Citation
Médecine et Santé Tropicales, 2014, 24, 4, pp 367-374
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Dorny, P.; Praet, N.; Gabriël, S.
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Faculty of Agriculture, University of Novi Sad, Novi Sad, Serbia
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Proceedings of the International Conference, Biological Food Safety and Quality BFSQ, Belgrade, Serbia, 4-5 October 2012, 2012, pp 32-34
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Several reports on taeniasis and cysticercosis in Vietnam show that they are distributed in over 50 of 63 provinces. In some endemic areas, the prevalence of taeniasis was 0.2-12.0% and that of cysticercosis was 1.0-7.2%. The major symptoms of taeniasis included fidgeted anus, proglottids moving...

Author(s)
Nguyen Van De; Thanh Hoa Le; Phan Thi Huong Lien; Eom, K. S.
Publisher
Korean Society for Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, Seoul, Korea Republic
Citation
Korean Journal of Parasitology, 2014, 52, 2, pp 125-129
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Humans suffer from several foodborne helminth zoonotic diseases, some of which can be deadly (e.g. trichinellosis, cerebral cysticercosis) while others are chronic and cause only mild illness (e.g. intestinal taeniosis). The route of infection is normally consumption of the parasite's natural host...

Author(s)
Murrell, K. D.
Publisher
Office International des Épizooties, Paris, France
Citation
Revue Scientifique et Technique - Office International des Épizooties, 2013, 32, 2, pp 559-569
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The taeniasis/cysticercosis complex is included in the list of neglected zoonotic diseases by the World Health Organization due to its significant impact on public health in tropical areas. Cysticercosis is still endemic in many regions of Asia, Africa and Latin America. Long absent in Europe and...

Author(s)
Michelet, L.; Dauga, C.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK
Citation
Biological Reviews, 2012, 87, 3, pp 731-741
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This set of proceedings presents abstracts from the 2nd International Congress on Pathogens at the Human-Animal Interface (ICOPHAI): One Health for Sustainable Development held at the Summerville Resorts, Porto de Galinhas, Brazil, 14-17 August 2013. Papers focused on the following topics: One...

Publisher
VPH-Biotech Global Consortium, Porto de Galinhas, Brazil
Citation
2nd International Congress on Pathogens at the Human-Animal Interface (ICOPHAI): One Health for sustainable development, August 14-17, 2013, Porto de Galinhas, Brazil. Book of Abstracts, 2013, pp 355 pp.

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