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Fasciola hepatica causes liver damage and poor growth in cattle and other animals, including humans. Although the disease occurs throughout the country, it is hyperendemic in cattle in the South of Brazil. This work aimed to determine the economical loss by carcass weight variance using data from...

Author(s)
Molento, M. B.; Bennema, S.; Bertot, J.; Pritsch, I. C.; Arenal, A.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology: Regional Studies and Reports, 2018, 12, pp 1-3
Abstract

Fasciolosis is a zoonotic disease with a worldwide distribution caused by Fasciola hepatica, which leads to severe economic losses in cattle such as reducing meat and milk production, livers condemnation, growth retardation and increase in mortality. From October 2008 to April 2011, condemned...

Author(s)
Mendes, T. M. F.; Boas Filho, D. V.; Bataglioli, A. S.; Prado, A. P. do; Madi, R. R.; Ueta, M. T.; Pinto, M. C.; Allegretti, S. M.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology: Regional Studies and Reports, 2019, 17, pp 100293
AbstractFull Text

The present study had to determine the prevalence and spatial distribution of areas at risk of bovine fascioliasis in the state of Goiás, central-western Brazil between 2007 and 2014; to evaluate the associations of some epidemiological variables with occurrences of Fasciola hepatica in animals;...

Author(s)
Aquino, F. M. de; Soares, V. E.; Rossi, G. A. M.; Nicaretta, J. E.; Bastos, T. de S. A.; Cruvinel, L. B.; Couto, L. F. M.; Cavalcante, A. S. de A.; Felippelli, G.; Cruz, B. C.; Maciel, W. G.; Gomes, L. V. C.; Lopes, W. D. Z.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Parasitologia Veterinária, São Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Brazilian Journal of Veterinary Parasitology, 2018, 27, 2, pp 123-130
Abstract

Infection by Fasciola hepatica is an important cause of economic loss in cattle raised in Brazil and others countries. In slaughterhouses, the losses are mainly associated with condemnation of livers; however, it is believed that these losses can extend to diminished carcass yield and productivity...

Author(s)
Quevedo, L. S.; Bruhn, F. R. P.; Teixeira, J. L. R.; Alberti, T. S.; Scheid, H. V.; Raffi, M. B.; Sallis, E. S. V.; Schild, A. L.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Patologia Animal, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Citation
Pesquisa Veterinária Brasileira, 2018, 38, 9, pp 1761-1766
Abstract

The aim of this study is to verify the occurrence and causes of liver condemnation in a slaughter house in Condor, at the Northwest region of Rio Grande do Sul, under state inspection, through macroscopic and microscopic liver condemned by the SIE (State Inspection Service). During a period of nine ...

Author(s)
Rossato, C. K.; Salazar, L. N.; Gallas, D. L.; Kanitz, F.
Publisher
Higiene Alimentar, São Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Revista Higiene Alimentar, 2017, 31, 266/267, pp 123-129
AbstractFull Text

Fascioliasis is a parasitic disease caused by a fluke of the genus Fasciola sp., which can lead to end liver fibrosis. This study aimed to characterize the immunophenotype of cells that participate in the fibrogenesis of livers of cattle that face infection by F. hepatica. Fragments of the right...

Author(s)
Sousa, D. R.; Silva, M. A.; Sequeira, J. L.; Madureira, A. P.; Nunes, L. C.
Publisher
FEPMVZ - Editora, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Citation
Arquivo Brasileiro de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, 2017, 69, 3, pp 570-578
AbstractFull Text

The aim of the present study was to evaluate the frequency of the main causes for condemnation of bovine liver in an abattoir/cold store under the Federal Inspection Services, located in the Zona da Mata of the state of Minas Gerais, between 2007 and 2013. Study data was collated from forms...

Author(s)
Souza, S. P.; Klem, M. C. A.; Costa, K. P.; Silva, L. F.
Publisher
FEPMVZ - Editora, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Citation
Arquivo Brasileiro de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, 2017, 69, 4, pp 1054-1061
AbstractFull Text

This study investigated the occurrence of Eurytrema spp. in cattle by analysis of the partial 18S rRNA gene sequence. Trematodes from 44 bovine pancreas were collected and classified based on typical morphological features. PCR assay and sequence analyses of amplified products confirmed that the...

Author(s)
Figueira, G. F.; Oliveira, V. H. S. de; Taroda, A.; Alfieri, A. A.; Headley, S. A.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Parasitologia Veterinária, São Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Brazilian Journal of Veterinary Parasitology, 2014, 23, 3, pp 383-386
AbstractFull Text

It is fundamental the knowledge about predominance of hepatic lesions, to monitor them and supply material to the preventive veterinary medicine actions, thus improving the production process, reducing economic losses. In this work were catalogued morphological alterations in livers of slaughtered...

Author(s)
Tostes, R. A.; Inagaki, J. M. F.; Taveira, T. C.; Assis, H. M. Q.
Publisher
Faculdade de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, Universidade Estadual Paulista, Botucatu, Brazil
Citation
Veterinária e Zootecnia, 2017, 24, 3, pp 604-612
AbstractFull Text

Fasciolosis is caused by Fasciola hepatica that affects the bile ducts and liver parenchyma of ruminants, which can result in economic loss. This study aimed to carry out the validity of the commercial kit ELISA® indirect front of the simple fecal sedimentation test used as the standard. 143...

Author(s)
Simões, A. N.; Almeida, S. L. H. de; Braga, Á. F. da R.; Martins, I. V. F.; Donatele, D. M.; Barioni, G.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Parasitologia Veterinária, São Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Brazilian Journal of Veterinary Parasitology, 2017, 26, 3, pp 372-374

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