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Background: The zoonotic parasite Taenia saginata transmits between humans, the definitive host (causing taeniosis), and bovines as the intermediate host (causing cysticercosis). Central and western Asia and the Caucasus have large cattle populations and beef consumption is widespread. However, an...

Author(s)
Torgerson, P. R.; Abdybekova, A. M.; Minbaeva, G.; Shapiyeva, Z.; Thomas, L. F.; Dermauw, V.; Devleesschauwer, B.; Gabriël, S.; Dorny, P.; Braae, U. C.; Saratsis, A.; Robertson, L. J.; Bobić, B.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Parasites and Vectors, 2019, 12, 175, pp (18 April 2019)
Abstract

Schistosomiasis remains a serious zoonotic disease in China and the Philippines. Water buffalo and cattle account for the majority of transmission. Vaccination of water buffalo is considered a key strategy to reduce disease prevalence. Previously, we showed that vaccination of water buffalo with...

Author(s)
Da'Dara, A. A.; Li ChangLin; Yu XinLing; Zheng Mao; Zhou Jie; Shollenberger, L. M.; Li YueSheng; Harn, D. A.
Publisher
Frontiers Media S.A., Lausanne, Switzerland
Citation
Frontiers in Immunology, 2019, 10, February, pp 284
Abstract

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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This factsheet describes the epidemiology, prevalence, distribution, transmission, incubation period, clinical signs, pathogenesis, postmortem features, morbidity, mortality, diagnosis, treatment, prevention and control of Parafilaria bovicola transmitted by Musca spp. in cattle and buffaloes. [The ...

Publisher
Center for Food Security and Public Health, Iowa State University, Iowa, USA
Citation
Parafilariasis, 2009, pp 3 pp.
Abstract

The studies that may be used to estimate the economic, productive and reproductive losses caused by fascioliasis in cattle and buffaloes in Asia are reviewed.

Author(s)
Copeman, D. B.; Copland, R. S.
Publisher
Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR), Canberra, Australia
Citation
Overcoming liver fluke as a constraint to ruminant production in South-East Asia, 2008, pp 21-36
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This disease factsheet on hookworms covers the importance of the disease, aetiology, distribution, species affected, transmission, clinical signs, postmortem lesions, diagnosis, and disease control. [The CFSPH factsheets are periodically updated and the most recent versions can be found at...

Publisher
Center for Food Security and Public Health, Iowa State University, Iowa, USA
Citation
Hookworms, 2005, pp 6 pp.
Abstract

Human taeniasis caused by Taenia saginata in eastern Asia has a distinctive epidemiological pattern and cysticercosis is more frequent in pigs than in cattle. To determine the taxonomic status of T. saginata in this region, field surveys, experimental infections, and morphological and immunological ...

Author(s)
Fan PingChin; Chung WenCheng
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Chinese Journal of Microbiology and Immunology, 1998, 31, 2, pp 84-89
Abstract

Fresh faecal samples from 209 cattle and 186 buffaloes from Dhankuta district, Nepal, were examined for Fasciola ova during November and December, 1991. Prevalence of infection was highest in buffaloes (33.3% of 123 infected in a "dry" area and 71.4% of 63 infected in a "wet" area, compared with...

Author(s)
Shrestha, E. K.; Thakur, R. P.; Dhakal, I. P.; Mahato, S. N.
Citation
Veterinary Review (Kathmandu), 1992, 7, 2, pp 47-49
Abstract

The results of investigations on Echinococcus, carried out in Yakutiya, Russia, are reported. The parasite was found in 50 (48.7%) of 104 wolves (4 were infected with both E. granulosus and E. multilocularis) and in over 40% of (mainly hunting) dogs. Metacestodes were found in 64.8% of 54 elks (...

Author(s)
Isakov, S. I.; Safronov, M. G.; Ivanova, R. N.
Citation
Veterinariya (Moskva), 1993, No.9, pp 36-39
Abstract

A total of 3534 faecal samples from buffalo and cattle calves were collected from the Livestock Experimental Station, Bahadurnagar (Okara), Qadirabad (Sahiwal) and various villages of District Okara, Pakistan. 250 of 1732 (14.4%) samples from calves < 1 year of age and 129 of 1802 (7.2%) samples from calves ≥1 to 3 years of age were positive for gastrointestinal parasites. Oesophagostomum radiatum was the most common...

Author(s)
Javed, S.; Ahmad, R.; Anjum, R.; Saeed-ur-Rehman
Citation
Pakistan Veterinary Journal, 1993, 13, 2, pp 88-89

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