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The disease known as "Mal das Cadeiras" or "Surra" is a disease widely distributed, responsible for numerous outbreaks with equine deaths in Brazil. Caused by a protozoan of the genus Trypanosoma, species Trypanosoma evansi mainly affects horses, donkeys, cattle, zebu cattle, goats, pigs, dogs,...

Author(s)
Rodrigues, R. P. de S.; Sanches, M. P.; Soares, L. L. da S.; Barbosa, M. A. P. da S.; Araújo, J. R.; Pessoa, G. T.
Publisher
Pubvet, Maringá, Brazil
Citation
PUBVET, 2016, 10, 2, pp 118-124
Abstract

Introduction: This work was an epidemiological investigation of the risk of Trypanosoma cruzi transmission in the rural Quilombola community of Furnas do Dionízio, State of Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil. Methods: Of the 71 animals examined, seven were captured (two opossums, Didelphis albiventris;...

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Cominetti, M. C.; Andreotti, R.; Oshiro, E. T.; Dorval, M. E. M. C.
Publisher
Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical, Uberaba, Brazil
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Revista da Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical, 2011, 44, 5, pp 576-581
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The 2nd Symposium on Graduate Animal Science and X Week of Science Communication at the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine was held at the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, UNESP, SP Aracatuba-campus, from March 30 to April 2, 2011 and included the participation of 151 enrolled between faculty, graduate...

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Faculdade de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, Universidade Estadual Paulista, Botucatu, Brazil
Citation
Veterinária e Zootecnia, 2011, 18, 1, Supl. 1, pp 1-122
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The present research investigated the presence of T. evansi antibodies in animals from the subregion of Nhecolandia, in the Pantanal Sul-mato-grossense, by means of an enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) and indirect immunofluorescence antibody test (IFAT), and the pattern of polypeptide...

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Aquino, L. P. C. T.; Machado, R. Z.; Lemos, K. R.; Marques, L. C.; Garcia, M. V.; Borges, G. P.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Parasitologia Veterinária, São Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Parasitologia Veterinária, 2010, 19, 2, pp 112-118
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This issue is comprised of 24 papers covering the epidemiology, diagnosis, control and prevention of infectious diseases in livestock, poultry and dogs as well as animal production and zoonotic diseases. The papers are categorized into 4 sections. 10 papers deal with the epidemiology, regulation...

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Office International des Épizooties, Paris, France
Citation
Revue Scientifique et Technique - Office International des Épizooties, 2010, 29, 3, pp 429-722
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In order to better understand the enzootiology of trypanosomiasis caused by Trypanosoma evansi in the Brazilian Pantanal we examined domestic and wild mammals by microhematocrit centrifuge technique (MHCT), immunofluorescence antibody test (IFAT) and polymerase chain reaction (PCR). T. evansi...

Author(s)
Herrera, H. M.; Dávila, A. M. R.; Norek, A.; Abreu, U. G.; Souza, S. S.; D'Andrea, P. S.; Jansen, A. M.
Publisher
Elsevier Science B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 2004, 125, 3/4, pp 263-275
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The feeding preferences of 4 triatomine species (Triatoma infestans, Panstrongylus megistus, P. tupynambai and T. rubrovaria) collected in domiciliary, peridomiciliary and sylvatic environments in Rio Grande do Sul State, Brazil, were assessed. T. infestans fed on 10 food sources (rodent, bird,...

Author(s)
Lorosa, E. S.; Nunes, I. M.; Vinhaes, M. da C.; Andrade, R. E. de; Jurberg, J.
Citation
Entomología y Vectores, 2000, 7, 2, pp 211-225
Abstract

Experimental surra in 7 capybaras was subclinical, with parasitaemia from 2 to 274 days (limit of observation) after infection. An ELISA for trypanosome antigen became positive on the 6th day, before agglutinating antibody appeared (on the 16th day). The capybara was a potential reservoir host of...

Author(s)
Franke, C. R.
Publisher
Fachbereich Veterinärmedizin, Freie Universität, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Zum Vorkommen natürlicher Infektionen von Trypanosoma (Trypanozoon) evansi Steel 1885 bei Wasserschweinen (Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris L. 1766), Pferden, Rindern und Hunden im Planalto do Mato Grosso - Brasilien., 1993, pp 120 pp.
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The prevalence of Trypanosoma evansi infections in horses - as well as the prevalence of T. evansi infections in cattle, dogs and free-ranging capybaras (Hydrochaeris hydrochaeris) was investigated in Pantanal de Poconé (Mato Grosso, Brazil). Infection was detected in 0.3, 8.6 and 8.0% of the...

Author(s)
Franke, C. R.; Greiner, M.; Mehlitz, D.
Citation
Acta Tropica, 1994, 58, 2, pp 159-169
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Of the 349 specimens of T. rubrofasciata captured during March-December 1997 in São Luis Island, Maranhão, Brazil, in domiciliary and peridomiciliary environments, 16.9% were infected by Trypanosoma sp. and 283 had a single food source, with 128 (36.7%) corresponding to rodent, 61 (17.5%) to dog,...

Author(s)
Lorosa, E. S.; Andrade, R. E.; Serra, M. da G. A.; Rebelo, J. M. M.; Vinhaes, M. C.
Citation
Entomología y Vectores, 1998, 5, 6, pp 241-250

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