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In order to evaluate the epidemiological situation of porcine and bovine cysticercosis in the rural area of five municipalities, distributed in three different regions of the state of Minas Gerais, Brazil, the prevalence of bovine and porcine cysticercosis was determined in the rural properties as...

Author(s)
Pinto, P. S. A.; Santos, W. L. M.; Laerte, P. A.; Acevedo-Nieto, E. C.; Santos, T. O.; Duarte, C. T. D.
Publisher
FEPMVZ - Editora, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Citation
Arquivo Brasileiro de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, 2019, 71, 1, pp 167-176
Abstract

The present study carried out a retrospective survey of a slaughterhouse located in Uberaba-Mg, Brazil, analyzing cases of bovine cysticercosis from February 2016 to February 2018. This study allowed identifying the cities of origin of contaminated cattle and linking the five largest percentages of ...

Author(s)
Pandolfi, I. A.; Oliveira, G. de S.; Campos, D. I.
Publisher
Federal University of Ceará, Fortaleza, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Higiene e Sanidade Animal, 2019, 13, 2, pp 191-204
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Cysticercosis represents an important public health problem that can cause significant economic losses to the beef industry. The present study aimed to determine the prevalence rate of cysticercosis in cattle and estimate the economic losses to producers associated with this parasitic disease. Data ...

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Rezende, M. T. N. P.; Komatsu, R. S.; Andrade, R. B.; Reis, S. L. B.; Leite, C. R.; Rocha, S. R.; Saut, J. P. E.; Guimarães, E. C.
Publisher
Centro de Ciências Rurais, Universidade Federal de Santa Maria, Santa Maria, Brazil
Citation
Ciência Rural, 2018, 48, 12, pp e20180483
Abstract

Bovine cysticercosis is a worldwide distributed zoonosis caused by the larval form of Taenia saginata present in bovine muscles. The diagnosis is based on the postmortem inspection at slaughterhouses and consists of the macroscopic visualization of lesions caused by cysticercosis in muscle sites....

Author(s)
Guimarães-Peixoto, R. P. M.; Pinto, P. S. A.; Santos, M. R.; Zilch, T. J.; Apolinário, P. F.; Silva-Júnior, A.
Publisher
Public Library of Sciences (PLoS), San Francisco, USA
Citation
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2018, 12, 4, pp e0006371
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Bovine cysticercosis and tuberculosis symptoms do not manifest immediately, and the farmer only account of these diseases, when there are economic losses and disposal of the animal. The objective of this study to perform surveys of cysticercosis and tuberculosis in cattle carcasses slaughtered in...

Author(s)
Assunção, E. F.; Ferreira, I. M.; Braga, H. F.
Publisher
F. B. Moreira, Londrina, Brazil
Citation
PUBVET, 2014, 8, 19, pp 1783
Abstract

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...

Author(s)
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
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Ciência Veterinária, 2014, 21, 4, pp 243-246
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The efficiency of larval Taenia crassiceps (Tcra) antigens was evaluated by enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) to diagnose bovine cysticercosis. Three types of antigens were evaluated: total (T), total sonicated (Ts), and membrane (M); these samples included positive and negative control...

Author(s)
Silva, L. F. da; Pinto, P. S. de A.; Duarte, C. T. D.; Santos, T. de O.; Acevedo Nieto, E. C.; Peixoto, R. P. M. dos G.
Publisher
Universidade Estadual de Londrina, Londrina, Brazil
Citation
Semina: Ciências Agrárias (Londrina), 2015, 36, 3 Suppl. 1, pp 2013-2021
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In order to diagnose the situation of bovine taeniasis-cysticercosis complex in the municipality of Salinas, Minas Gerais, Brazil, blood samples were collected from 355 cattle in 18 randomly selected farms. A socioeconomic questionnaire was filled in each farm for the analysis of factors which...

Author(s)
Magalhães, F. C.; Santos, T. M.; Assis, D. C.; Ornellas, C. D.; Pinto, P. A.; Santos, W. M.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Patologia Animal, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Citation
Pesquisa Veterinária Brasileira, 2017, 37, 3, pp 205-209
Abstract

This study focused on estimating the economic losses resulting from cysticercosis at beef cattle farms that supply an export slaughterhouse located in the state of São Paulo, Brazil, and to identify the epidemiological risks factors involved in the disease to ascertain if these farms adopt Good...

Author(s)
Rossi, G. A. M.; Hoppe, E. G. L.; Mathias, L. A.; Martins, A. M. C. V.; Mussi, L. A.; Prata, L. F.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Preventive Veterinary Medicine, 2015, 118, 4, pp 504-508
Abstract

Cysticercosis can affect cattle which develop the larvae Taenia saginata. Despite the importance of cysticercosis for public animal health and for the economy, the epidemiological reality of such zoonosis in Brazil is little known. In the southeastern region of the State of Minas Gerais most of the ...

Author(s)
Duarte, C. T. D.; Pinto, P. S. A.; Silva, L. F.; Santos, T. O.; Acevedo-Nieto, E. C.; Almeida, L. P.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Patologia Animal, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Citation
Pesquisa Veterinária Brasileira, 2016, 36, 9, pp 793-797

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