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The aim of the present study was to consider the wide usage of urinary PCR as an increasingly useful tool for an accurate diagnosis of leptospirosis in livestock. A total of 512 adult animals (300 cattle, 138 horses, 59 goats and 15 pigs), from herds/flocks with reproductive problems in Rio de...

Author(s)
Hamond, C.; Martins, G.; Loureiro, A. P.; Pestana, C.; Lawson-Ferreira, R.; Medeiros, M. A.; Lilenbaum, W.
Publisher
Springer, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Research Communications, 2014, 38, 1, pp 81-85
Abstract

The present study's aim was to determine frequency, risk factors and mapping outbreaks in dairy cattle of Maranhão state, Brazil, associated to Leptospira spp. Four hundred and twenty samples of blood serum from females were analyzed, age ≥24 months, selected in a random way, distributed in 70...

Author(s)
Paixão, A. P.; Santos, H. P.; Alves, L. M. C.; Pereira, H. de M.; Carvalho, R. F. B. de; Costa Filho, V. M.; Oliveira, E. A. A. de; Soares, D. M.; Beserra, P. A.
Publisher
Instituto Biológico, São Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Arquivos do Instituto Biológico (São Paulo), 2016, 83, pp e1022014
Abstract

Leptospirosis is a zoonotic disease that occurs worldwide, affecting pets and livestock that can be a source of infection for humans, considered therefore an important disease in public health. Thus, an investigation was made into the occurrence of anti-Leptospira agglutinins in several animal...

Author(s)
Souza, M. A. de; Castro, J. R. de; Moreira, R. Q.; Bombonato, N. G.; Soares, P. M.; Lima, A. M. C.
Publisher
Universidade Federal de Uberlândia, Uberlândia, Brazil
Citation
Bioscience Journal, 2016, 32, 1, pp 202-207
Abstract

The occurrence of Leptospira and of seroreactivity against Leptospira was investigated in animals and humans from six farms located in two Brazilian biomes that have different geoclimatic conditions: Pantanal - municipalities of Miranda (MS), Itiquira (MT) and Pocone (MT) and Caatinga -...

Author(s)
Silva, F. J. da; Santos, C. E. P. dos; Silva, T. R.; Silva, G. C. P.; Loffler, S. G.; Brihuega, B.; Alarcon, M. F. F.; Curci, V. C. M.; Mathias, L. A.
Publisher
Faculdade de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, Universidade de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Brazilian Journal of Veterinary Research and Animal Science, 2015, 52, 3, pp 234-248
Abstract

Leptospirosis is a zoonotic disease that occurs in humans and several animal species, including cattle, pigs, and horses, and it has a worldwide distribution. In equids, leptospirosis manifests through recurrent uveitis and abortion and other reproductive disorders. The objective of the present...

Author(s)
Oliveira Filho, R. B. de; Malta, K. C.; Oliveira, J. M. B.; Santana, V. L. A.; Harrop, M. H. V.; Stipp, D. T.; Pinheiro Júnior, J. W.
Publisher
Elsevier, New York, USA
Citation
Journal of Equine Veterinary Science, 2014, 34, 3, pp 407-414
Abstract

The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence of anti-Leptospira spp. antibodies and the risk factors for Leptospira spp. infection in breeding cattle herds in the south central region of Paraná state. It was based on the statistic delineation/serological samples and information regarding...

Author(s)
Hashimoto, V. Y.; Dias, J. A.; Spohr, K. A. H.; Silva, M. C. P.; Andrade, M. G. B.; Müller, E. E.; Freitas, J. C.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Patologia Animal, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Citation
Pesquisa Veterinária Brasileira, 2012, 32, 2, pp 99-105
AbstractFull Text

This set of proceedings presents abstracts from the 2nd International Congress on Pathogens at the Human-Animal Interface (ICOPHAI): One Health for Sustainable Development held at the Summerville Resorts, Porto de Galinhas, Brazil, 14-17 August 2013. Papers focused on the following topics: One...

Publisher
VPH-Biotech Global Consortium, Porto de Galinhas, Brazil
Citation
2nd International Congress on Pathogens at the Human-Animal Interface (ICOPHAI): One Health for sustainable development, August 14-17, 2013, Porto de Galinhas, Brazil. Book of Abstracts, 2013, pp 355 pp.
Abstract

Background: Leptospirosis is an important disease caused by various serovars of Leptospira sp. It can affect humans as well as domestic and wild animals; therefore, it has importance for public health, animal production, and wild species. The aim of this paper is to discuss the epidemiology of...

Author(s)
Martins, G.; Lilenbaum, W.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
BMC Veterinary Research, 2013, 9, 237, pp (1 December 2013)
Abstract

The objective of this work was to determine the prevalence of antibodies against Leptospira spp. in cattle, dogs, horses, sheep and swine from 40 properties located in the rural area of Jaguapitã, state of Paraná, Brazil. Blood samples were taken from 370 cattle, 97 dogs, 161 horses, 70 sheep and...

Author(s)
Hashimoto, V. Y.; Garcia, J. L.; Spohr, K. A. H.; Silva, F. G. da; Alves, L. A.; Freitas, J. C. de
Publisher
Instituto Biológico, São Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Arquivos do Instituto Biológico (São Paulo), 2010, 77, 3, pp 521-524
Abstract

This study aimed to detect antibodies against Leptospira spp. in domestic and wild animals present in the Campus of FCAV, Unesp, Jaboticabal. In October 2007, blood samples were taken from 279 animals, including horses, pigs, goats, sheep, cattle and dogs. Of these animals, 87 (31.1%) were positive ...

Author(s)
Silva, F. J.; Mathias, L. A.; Magajevski, F. S.; Werther, K.; Assis, N. A.; Girio, R. J. S.
Publisher
Faculdade de Ciências Agrárias e Veterinárias, Câmpus de Jaboticabal, UNESP, Jaboticabal, Brazil
Citation
Ars Veterinaria, 2010, 26, 1, pp 017-025

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