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This study compared the health status of Curraleiro cattle and other breeds (Nellore, Girolando, Guzera, and Caracu) for toxoplasmosis and neosporosis screening against anti-Neospora caninum and anti-Toxoplasma gondii antibodies, respectively. We used 119 female bovines of Curraleiro, Guzera,...

Author(s)
Santin, A. P. I.; Juliano, R. S.; Silva, A. C.; Oliveira, V. S. F. de; Junqueira-Kipnis, A. P.; Brito, W. M. E. D. de; Fioravanti, M. C. S.
Publisher
Universidade Federal de Goiás, Escola de Veterinária, Goiânia, Brazil
Citation
Ciência Animal Brasileira, 2017, 18, pp e-44649
Abstract

Sarcocystis neurona and Neospora spp. are protozoan parasites that induce neurological diseases in horses and other animal species. Opossums (Didelphis albiventris and Didelphis virginiana) are definitive hosts of S. neurona, which is the major cause of equine protozoal myeloencephalitis (EPM). ...

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Gondim, L. S. Q.; Jesus, R. F.; Ribeiro-Andrade, M.; Silva, J. C. R.; Siqueira, D. B.; Marvulo, M. F. V.; Aléssio, F. M.; Mauffrey, J. F.; Julião, F. S.; Savani, E. S. M. M.; Soares, R. M.; Gondim, L. F. P.
Publisher
Elsevier B. V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 2017, 243, pp 192-198
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In this study, we aimed to determine the prevalence of Toxoplasma gondii antibodies and identify risk factors associated with this infection in sheep from the southern region of Bahia state. Between February and December 2010, 795 sheep from 31 farms located in nine municipalities were tested. We...

Author(s)
Guimarães, L. A.; Bezerra, R. A.; Rocha, D. de S.; Albuquerque, G. R.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Parasitologia Veterinária, São Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Parasitologia Veterinária, 2013, 22, 2, pp 220-224
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Direct diagnoses were made by using - blood smears and nested PCR (nPCR) tests on 309 blood samples from crossbred dairy cattle in the municipality of Ibicaraí, Bahia. From diagnostic blood smear slides, the observed parasitic frequencies were 31.1% for Anaplasma marginale and 20.4% for Babesia sp. ...

Author(s)
Amorim, L. S.; Wenceslau, A. A.; Carvalho, F. S.; Carneiro, P. L. S.; Albuquerque, G. R.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Parasitologia Veterinária, São Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Brazilian Journal of Veterinary Parasitology, 2014, 23, 3, pp 328-336
Abstract

Serum samples of 600 slaughtered cattle from Ilhéus and Itabuna slaughterhouse and Jequié Federal slaughterhouse, Bahia, Brazil were screened using indirect immunofluorescent antibody test against Toxoplasma gondii. The prevalence was 11.83% (71), and the positive samples were distributed as 19.3%...

Author(s)
Spagnol, F. H.; Paranhos, E. B.; Oliveira, L. L. dos S.; Medeiros, S. M. de; Lopes, C. W. G.; Albuquerque, G. R.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Parasitologia Veterinária, São Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Parasitologia Veterinária, 2009, 18, 2, pp 42-45
Abstract

The aim of this study was to verify the presence of oocysts of the genus Cryptosporidium in dairy cows at Municipalities of Ilheus and Uruçuca in the State of Bahia, Brazil, in order to determine the predisposing factors and to evaluate the relationship between parasitic overload, age and clinical...

Author(s)
Neta, E. de S. M.; Sampaio, D. C.; Galvão, G. da S.; Munhoz, A. D.
Publisher
Sociedade de Medicina Veterinaria do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janerio, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Medicina Veterinária, 2010, 32, 2, pp 75-78
Abstract

The aimed this study was to evaluate productive performance, including the presence of abortion and calves stillbirths in Neospora caninum cows naturally infected in a dairy property, consisting by crossbred animals with a history of exposure by parasite. The anti-N. caninum serology was realized...

Author(s)
Santos, I. dos A.; Magalhães, V. C. S. de; Costa, S. C. L.; Munhoz, A. D.
Publisher
Sociedade de Medicina Veterinária do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janerio, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Medicina Veterinária, 2014, 36, 4, pp 421-424
Abstract

This study aimed to determine the presence of antibodies against Neospora caninum and the association between soropositivity and cases of abortion and stillborn in dairy cattle belonging to the Southeast of Bahia, Brazil. Serum samples were collected from 755 cattle with ages equal or superior to...

Author(s)
Galvão, G. da S.; Gondim, L. F. P.; Pereira, M. J. S.; Oliveira, U. V. de; Munhoz, A. D.
Publisher
Sociedade de Medicina Veterinária do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janerio, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Medicina Veterinária, 2011, 33, 4, pp 234-237
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The aim of this study was to determine the presence of species of the genus Eimeria species in naturally infected bovines in Southern Bahia, Northeast Brazil. The study population comprised 117 Zebu crossbred cattle that belonged to 10 dairy herds with extensive or semi-extensive production...

Author(s)
Almeida, V. dos A.; Magalhães, V. C. S. de; Neta, E. de S. M.; Munhoz, A. D.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Parasitologia Veterinária, São Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Parasitologia Veterinária, 2011, 20, 1, pp 78-81
Abstract

The Toxoplasmatinae parasites Toxoplasma gondii, Neospora caninum and Hammondia spp. have carnivores as definitive hosts that shed the parasite oocysts in their feces. Birds that feed directly from the soil, such as chickens, are exposed to infection and may serve as indicators of the presence of...

Author(s)
Gonçalves, I. N.; Uzêda, R. S.; Lacerda, G. A.; Moreira, R. R. N.; Araújo, F. R.; Oliveira, R. H. M.; Corbellini, L. G.; Gondim, L. F. P.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 2012, 190, 1/2, pp 74-79

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