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This study aimed to group cattle carcasses with similar characteristics to assess the group-specific prevalence of cysticercosis using data from the slaughter of 15,002 cattle. The following variables were recorded: carcass weight, cover fat, individual age, and prevalence of cysticercosis. A...

Author(s)
Oliveira, L. L. dos S.; Vieira e Silva, F.; Rocha Júnior, V. R.; Lima, W. dos S.; Batista, L. F.; Rocha, R. H. F.
Publisher
Universidade Federal Rural do Semi-Árido (UFERSA), Mossoro, Brazil
Citation
Acta Veterinaria Brasilica, 2019, 13, 1, pp 1-4
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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 ...

Author(s)
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

In the present study, the prevalence of bovine cysticercosis in 190,461 animals during a three-year period (2014, 2015, and 2016) was analyzed in a refrigerator situated in the northeast region, Bahia, Brazil. The animals were supplied from the Bahia municipalities. The data were obtained from...

Author(s)
Pedreira, M. M.; Soares e Barros, L. S.; Batista, A. S.; Lima, J. A.
Publisher
Federal University of Ceará, Fortaleza, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Higiene e Sanidade Animal, 2018, 12, 4, pp 407-419
Abstract

Bovine cysticercosis results in economic losses to cattle raisers and slaughterhouses and poses health risks to the population. Cysticercosis is caused by Taenia saginata, whose life cycle involves the use of livestock and humans as hosts. The objective of this study was to obtain information on...

Author(s)
Concenço, F. I. G. da R.; Silva, C. A. da; Nora, L.
Publisher
Springer International Publishing AG, Cham, Switzerland
Citation
Journal of Consumer Protection and Food Safety, 2018, 13, 3, pp 299-307
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
AbstractFull Text

Cysticercosis is a zoonosis of wide impact for both animal health and public health. It is characterized by the presence of Taenia solium larva or Taenia saginata, whose intermediate hosts are swine and bovine, respectively. Man is the definitive host, for housing the adult form of the worm, which...

Author(s)
Bomtempo, P. T.; Ogliari, K.; Oliveira, P. G. de; Lopes, D. T.; Saturnino, K. C.; Ferraz, H. T.; Moreira, C. N.; Braga, Í. A.; Ramos, D. G. de S.
Publisher
Pubvet, Maringá, Brazil
Citation
PUBVET, 2018, 12, 12, pp a231
AbstractFull Text

Cysticercosis is considered to be one of the main parasitic diseases that cause economic losses in the meat market currently. In addition, the disease is considered an important zoonosis in public health due to the severity of the implications that it causes in the host. Therefore, the objective of ...

Author(s)
Pastor, F. M.; Adão, J. A.; Guizardi, P. S.; Brunoro, J. R. P.
Publisher
Pubvet, Maringá, Brazil
Citation
PUBVET, 2018, 12, 8, pp 1-7
Abstract

In the present study, the prevalence of bovine cysticercosis in 190,461 animals during a three-year period (2014, 2015, and 2016) was analyzed in a refrigerator situated in the northeast region, Bahia, Brazil. The animals were supplied from the Bahia municipalities. The data were obtained from...

Author(s)
Pedreira, M. M.; Soares e Barros, L. S.; Sandes, A. B.; Santos, J. K.
Publisher
Federal University of Ceará, Fortaleza, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Higiene e Sanidade Animal, 2018, 12, 2, pp 133-145

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