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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

The aim of this study was to investigate the persistent infection (PI) of bovine viral diarrhea virus (BVDV) along with its coexistence between BVDV antibody titer and BVD virus in blood of Holstein dairy cows. Only large commercial farms (each contained <1000-3000 unvaccinated cows) were included. There were 11 dairy cattle herds. They included nearly 20,000...

Author(s)
Garoussi, M. T.; Mehrzad, J.; Nejati, A.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Tropical Animal Health and Production, 2019, 51, 4, pp 853-858
Abstract

Defensins especially β-defensins participate in innate immunity to prevent microbial infection of female reproductive system, one of the most important problems in mammal species. So, the purpose of this study was to investigate the presence of polymorphism in β-defensin gene (C/T: position 2239)...

Author(s)
Goroohi, Z.; Sharifiyazdi, H.; Mirzaei, A.
Publisher
Springer Science + Business Media, London, UK
Citation
Comparative Clinical Pathology, 2019, 28, 2, pp 377-382
Abstract

Background: No comprehensive studies have been carried out on the infectious causes of abortion in Kenyan dairy cattle herds. A survey was carried out to determine the seroprevalence of antibodies against Bovine Viral Diarrhoea Virus (BVDV), Brucella abortus (BA) and Neospora caninum (NC) among...

Author(s)
Okumu, T. A.; John, N. M.; Wabacha, J. K.; Tsuma, V.; VanLeeuwen, J.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
BMC Veterinary Research, 2019, 15, 95, pp (18 March 2019)
Abstract

This study was carried out to determine the occurrence and characteristics of enteropathogenic Escherichia coli (EPEC) and Shiga toxin-producing E. coli (STEC) strains in cow's milk, cheese and dairy cattle farm environments, and to estimate distribution of antimicrobial resistance. A collection of ...

Author(s)
Rios, E. A.; Santos, J.; García-Meniño, I.; Flament-Simon, S. C.; Blanco, J.; García-López, M. L.; Otero, A.; Rodríguez-Calleja, J. M.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
LWT - Food Science and Technology, 2019, 108, pp 319-325
Abstract

Panting syndrome and respiratory infection have been recorded in complicated cases of foot and mouth disease (FMD) in cattle. However, investigations on the causative agents of respiratory disease in such cases are scarce. In this study, 30 animals (13 buffalo and 17 cattle) suffering from...

Author(s)
Elgioushy, M.; Rizk, M. A.; El-Adl, M.; Elhadidy, M.; El-Khodery, S.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Tropical Animal Health and Production, 2019, 51, 4, pp 847-852
Abstract

Bovine brucellosis poses a risk to human health and causes serious economic losses for the animal industry. This report describes the use of different diagnostic methods for the diagnosis of brucellosis in cattle affected by cervical bursitis from a slaughterhouse located in São Luís, Maranhão,...

Author(s)
Macedo, A. A. de; Galvão, N. R.; Sá, J. C.; Silva, A. P. de C. da; Mol, J. P. da S.; Santos, L. S. dos; Santos, R. L.; Neta, A. V. de C.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Tropical Animal Health and Production, 2019, 51, 3, pp 697-702
Abstract

Atypical bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE), first identified in 2004, poses a threat due to the potential to spread the disease to cattle and other animals, including humans. Here, we estimated prion titers in various tissues of cattle infected with atypical BSE using a realtime...

Author(s)
Sawada, K.; Suzuki, A.; Yamasaki, T.; Iwamaru, Y.; Matsuura, Y.; Miyazawa, K.; Masujin, K.; Atarashi, R.; Horiuchi, M.
Publisher
Japanese Society of Veterinary Science, Tokyo, Japan
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Medical Science, 2019, 81, 6, pp 846-850
Abstract

Actinobacillosis usually is a sporadic infection that affects the tongue in cattle ("wooden tongue") with possible spread to the digestive tract. Two 4-year-old Rouge-des-Prés cows from a single French beef herd were referred for chronic (2-6 months) swelling and cutaneous nodules in the distal...

Author(s)
Relun, A.; Cesbron, N.; Bourdeau, P.; Dorso, L.; Brement, T.; Assié, S.; Christensen, H.; Guatteo, R.
Publisher
Wiley, Boston, USA
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine, 2019, 33, 1, pp 297-301
Abstract

A cross-sectional study to determine the prevalence and hematological parameters of Fasciola gigantica-infected cattle in Nsukka, Southeastern Nigeria, was carried out between March and May, 2008. Blood samples were collected immediately after slaughter into labeled sample bottles containing EDTA....

Author(s)
Ikenna-Ezeh, N. H.; Eke, C.; Ezeh, I. O.; Obi, C. F.; Chukwu, C. C.
Publisher
Springer Science + Business Media, London, UK
Citation
Comparative Clinical Pathology, 2019, 28, 3, pp 695-699

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