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Liver trematode infection causes serious loses in livestock production. This study was carried out to investigate the prevelance of liver trematode infection in cattle in Isparta province. 5192 cattle livers and gallbladders were examined and the effects of trematode species, sex, age and season...

Author(s)
Acıöz, M.
Publisher
Erciyes University, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Kayseri, Turkey
Citation
Erciyes Üniversitesi Veteriner Fakültesi Dergisi, 2019, 16, 2, pp 136-140
Abstract

Background: Cattle rearing in Cameroon is both economically and culturally important, however parasitic diseases detrimentally impact cattle productivity. In sub-Saharan Africa bovine fasciolosis is generally attributed to F. gigantica, although understanding of Fasciola species present and local...

Author(s)
Kelly, R. F.; Mazeri, S.; Hartley, C.; Hamman, S. M.; Ngwa, V. N.; Nkongho, E. F.; Tanya, V.; Sander, M.; Ndip, L.; Morgan, K. L.; Muwonge, A.; Handel, I.; Bronsvoort, B. M. C. de; Williams, D. J. L.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
BMC Veterinary Research, 2019, 15, 8, pp (03 January 2019)
Abstract

Background: Ticks have a negative effect on dairy and beef cattle production systems around the world, with the concomitant risk they represent for the transmission of some important infectious diseases. Colombian cattle breeds are distributed across different agroecological regions and are exposed ...

Author(s)
Rocha, J. F.; Martínez, R.; López-Villalobos, N.; Morris, S. T.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Parasites and Vectors, 2019, 12, 73, pp (7 February 2019)
Abstract

African animal trypanosomiasis is a major cause of mortality and economic losses for the livestock industry in Nigeria. Chemotherapy has been the most reliable option for cattle herders, and the most commonly found drug on the market is diminazene aceturate. To ascertain the long-term efficacy of...

Author(s)
Odeniran, P. O.; Macleod, E. T.; Ademola, I. O.; Welburn, S. C.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Tropical Animal Health and Production, 2019, 51, 7, pp 2091-2094
Abstract

Benzimidazoles have been intensively (for over 40 years) used in the livestock sector, particularly in small ruminants. This has been led to the widespread emergence of resistance in a number of small ruminant parasite species, especially Haemonchus contortus. In many countries benzimidazole...

Author(s)
Qasim Ali; Imran Rashid; Shabbir, M. Z.; Aziz-ul-Rahman; Shahzad, K.; Kamran Ashraf; Sargison, N. D.; Chaudhry, U.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 2019, 265, pp 48-54
Abstract

Livestock breeding in West Africa is hampered by ticks and tick-borne diseases and Ivory Coast is not exempted. Several studies have focused on the identification of the tick species of Ivory Coast. However, no study has been carried out at the Port-Bouët cattle market. This market receives...

Author(s)
Yao-Acapovi, G. L.; Mavoungou, J. F.; Sevidzem, S. L.
Publisher
CIPAV Foundation, Cali, Colombia
Citation
Livestock Research for Rural Development, 2018, 30, 6, pp Article 109
Abstract

Background: Cystic echinococcosis, a major public health and economic concern, is a zoonotic helminth infection with worldwide distribution. This study was conducted to investigate the genetic characteristics of hydatid cysts isolated from human and livestock in Hamadan region, western Iran during...

Author(s)
Matini, M.; Fallah, M.; Maghsood, A. H.; Saidijam, M.; Harandi, M. F.
Publisher
Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Centre for Electronic Resources Provision and Journal Improvement, Tehran, Iran
Citation
Iranian Journal of Parasitology, 2019, 14, 2, pp 288-296
Abstract

Pesticides are used worldwide to control arthropod parasites in cattle herds. The indiscriminate and/or inappropriate use of pesticides without veterinary guidance is a reality in several countries of South America. Improper pesticide use increases the chances of contamination of food and the...

Author(s)
Brito, L. G.; Barbieri, F. S.; Rocha, R. B.; Santos, A. P. L.; Silva, R. R.; Ribeiro, E. S.; Guerrero, F.; Foil, L.; Oliveira, M. C. S.
Publisher
Wiley, Oxford, UK
Citation
Medical and Veterinary Entomology, 2019, 33, 1, pp 121-130
Abstract

Trypanosoma (Megatrypanum) theileri is a cosmopolitan, usually non-pathogenic, trypanosome of cattle transmitted by blood-sucking arthropods, mainly tabanid flies. Several T. theileri strains isolated from domestic and wild ruminants via co-culturing with mammalian feeder cells or blood cells have...

Author(s)
Suganuma, K.; Kondoh, D.; Thillaiampalam Sivakumar; Mizushima, D.; Elata, A. T. M.; Thekisoe, O. M. M.; Yokoyama, N.; Inoue, N.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Parasitology Research, 2019, 118, 6, pp 1927-1935
Abstract

Polish Red cattle is one of the few indigenous breeds of European red cattle which is characterized by several desired features, such as high disease resistance, good health, longevity, good fertility, and high nutritional value of milk. Currently, Polish Red cattle population is a subject of two...

Author(s)
Gurgul, A.; Jasielczuk, I.; Semik-Gurgul, E.; Szmatoła, T.; Majewska, A.; Sosin-Bzducha, E.; Bugno-Poniewierska, M.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Journal of Applied Genetics, 2019, 60, 1, pp 87-95

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