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The PM findings of 691 128 cattle, slaughtered at 275 abattoirs and slaughtering places in Chile in 1986, are presented. The most frequent causes for partial or total condemnation were fascioliasis (27.26%) and echinococcosis (21.58%). Tuberculosis was diagnosed in 2623 animals (0.38%) and...

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Luengo L., J.; Morales M., M. A.; Olivares V., F.
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Avances en Ciencias Veterinarias, 1995, 10, 1, pp 38-46
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The possible impact of Echinococcus control programmes for livestock on the incidence of human Echinococcus infections, in regions XI and XII of Chile, were analysed. It was concluded that the national and regional decreases in Echinococcus cases were due to a decrease in the notification of the...

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Serra, I. C.; Araya, C. I.; Araneda, J. P.
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Revista Médica de Chile, 1993, 121, 3, pp 343-349
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Echinococcosis remains a prevalent zoonotic disease in Chile. A survey of human cases showed persistent high notification rates in the extreme south of the country, with more than 30 hospitalizations per 100 000 people in 1989. The disease affects mostly young and middle-aged individuals (15 to 54...

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Serra, I.; Araneda, J.; Araya, C.; Serra, V.
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Boletín Chileno de Parasitología, 1996, 51, 1/2, pp 3-12
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The rates of Fasciola hepatica infection recorded in domestic animals slaughtered at Chilean abattoirs in the period 1977-1986 were: cattle 29.4-34.4%, sheep 3.2-5.7%, pigs 2.5-6.1%, horses and donkeys 1.8-9.3%, and goats 8.4-23.6%. One case of F. hepatica in a llama was also detected. The figures...

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Schenone, H.; Rojas, A.
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Boletín Chileno de Parasitología, 1988, 43, 3-4, pp 68-70
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Zurita A., L.; Correa B., J.; Pinones, C. G.
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Agricultura Tecnica, 1983, 43, 1, pp 69-71
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During the seven-year period, 98 624 slaughtered cattle were examined and 81% were infected with Echinococcus, 13% Fasciola and 0.04% Cysticercus. Of 23 566 sheep, 79% were infected with Echinococcus and 1% with Fasciola. Of 61 874 pigs, 59% were infected with Echinococcus, 0.7% with Fasciola, 0.7% ...

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Ernst, S.; Aguilar, H.
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Boletin Chileno de Parasitologia, 1978, 33, 3/4, pp 66-68
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In an abattoir in Chile, a new method of meat inspection, the examination of a longitudinal section of the masseter muscle, of surface area about 40 cm3, replaced examination of a cross section of surface area 10 to 16 cm3. This revealed 333 (0.246%) cases of Cysticercus bovis infection in 135,325 ...

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Urbina, C.; Borquez, H.; Silva, E.
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Boletin Chileno de Parasitologia., 1976, 31, 1/2, pp 37-38
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Burgos, H.
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Bolatin Chileno de Parasitologia, 1973, 28, No.1/2, pp 37-38
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The Casoni intradermal test revealed that 78 of 510 people examined in rural Cautin Province, Chile, in 1971, were positive for hydatid. 4 of 73 dogs had Echinococcus granulosus infections and 35.8% of cattle slaughtered locally had hydatid. Although half the people in the survey had seen hydatid...

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Matus, M.; Urcelay, S.; Henriquez, H.; Terraza, F.; Cid, C.; Fincheira, O.
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Boletin Chileno de Parasitologia, 1971, 26, 3/4, pp 117-119
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The extreme climatic differences due to the geographical position of the country, have a marked influence on the incidence of certain animal diseases. In the most southerly region, where annual rainfalls range from 30 mm. inland, to 400 mm. on the coast, losses in sheep from enterotoxaemia are...

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Schulz, L. C.
Citation
Deutsche Tierarztliche Wochenschrift, 1964, 71, pp 397-402

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