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The study assessed an integrated trypanosomosis control strategy in drug-resistant hotspot villages of northern Togo. This strategy comprised (i) rational trypanocidal drug use in symptomatic cattle, (ii) vectors and ticks control by targeted bi-monthly insecticidal spraying of the lower body parts ...

Author(s)
Tchamdja, E.; Clausen, P. H.; Kulo, A. E.; Batawui, K.; Bauer, B.; Abbeele, J. van den; Delespaux, V.; Hoppenheit, A.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Acta Tropica, 2019, 190, pp 159-165
Abstract

Helminth infections of cattle affect productivity in all classes of stock, and are amongst the most important production-limiting diseases of grazing ruminants. Over the last decade, there has been a shift in focus in the diagnosis of these infections from merely detecting presence/absence of...

Author(s)
Charlier, J.; Waele, V. de; Ducheyne, E.; Voort, M. van der; Velde, F. V.; Claerebout, E.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Irish Veterinary Journal, 2016, 69, 14, pp (27 September 2016)
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Mycobacterium bovis</i> as the causal agent of human tuberculosis: public health implications.

This chapter discusses the global public health implications posed by Mycobacterium bovis as a source of human tuberculosis; the implications of the well-known characteristics of M. bovis that must be considered when attempting to improve the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of human TB,...

Author(s)
Olea-Popelka, F.; Dean, A. S.; Muwonge, A.; Perera, A.; Raviglione, M.; Fujiwara, P. I.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786391520)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

Brucellosis is endemic in Tanzania, particularly in agro-pastoral areas. This study investigated the herd-level sero-prevalence and risk factors for Brucella sero-positivity in cattle, and perception and behaviours associated with brucellosis control among agro-pastoralists in Morogoro Region,...

Author(s)
Asakura, S.; Makingi, G.; Kazwala, R.; Makita, K.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Acta Tropica, 2018, 187, pp 99-107
Abstract

Bovine tuberculosis (bTB) is a chronic disease of cattle that impacts productivity and represents a major public health threat. Despite the considerable economic costs and zoonotic risk consequences associated with the disease, accurate estimates of bTB prevalence are lacking in many countries,...

Author(s)
Sreenidhi Srinivasan; Easterling, L.; Bipin Rimal; Niu XiaoYue [Niu, X. Y. M. ]; Conlan, A. J. K.; Dudas, P.; Vivek Kapur
Publisher
Wiley, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Transboundary and Emerging Diseases, 2018, 65, 6, pp 1627-1640
Abstract

Background: Parafilaria bovicola (Nematoda: Filariidae) causes cutaneous bleedings in bovine species. Flies serve as intermediate hosts. In recent years, reports on bovine parafilariosis have become more frequent, corroborating the necessity of reliable diagnostic interventions especially since no...

Author(s)
Oehm, A. W.; Stoll, A.; Silaghi, C.; Pfitzner-Friedrich, A.; Knubben-Schweizer, G.; Strube, C.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Parasites and Vectors, 2019, 12, 580, pp (11 December 2019)
Abstract

Background: Infectious abortion in ruminants is a problem in animal husbandry worldwide. It is important to obtain a diagnosis, to make sure that proper control measures can be instituted, but most abortion cases remain without an etiologic diagnosis. This report describes the presence of ...

Author(s)
Blasio, A. di; Traversa, A.; Giacometti, F.; Chiesa, F.; Piva, S.; Decastelli, L.; Dondo, A.; Gallina, S.; Zoppi, S.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
BMC Veterinary Research, 2019, 15, 257, pp (24 July 2019)
AbstractFull Text

This study was conducted to determine the prevalence of bovine tuberculosis in cattle slaughtered at Yola modern abattoir, Adamawa State, Nigeria. Suspected bovine tuberculous lesions were collected for a period of four months (April-July, 2007) and Ziehl-Neelsen staining conducted on the samples....

Author(s)
Tillo, I. M.; Francis, M. I.; Liba, J. W.; Atsanda, N. N.
Publisher
National Veterinary Research Institute (NVRI), Vom, Nigeria
Citation
Vom Journal of Veterinary Science, 2017, 12, pp 80-86
AbstractFull Text

This work contains conference abstracts on the epidemiology, prevalence, immunology, diagnosis, prevention, control, public health aspects and genetics of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis in cattle.

Publisher
International Association for Paratuberculosis, Parma, Italy
Citation
Proceedings of the 12th International Colloquium on Paratuberculosis, Parma, Italy, 22-26 June 2014, 2014, pp 330 pp.
AbstractFull Text

Bovine tuberculosis (bTB) is an important bacterial infectious disease in Albania, and an important concern for animal and human health, and the prevalence of bTB is poorly documented. The program for bovine tuberculosis control was not in place in particular last three years. Furthermore, in...

Author(s)
Koni, A.; Juma, A.; Çera, I.; Nardelli, S.; Keçi, R.; Koleci, X.
Publisher
University of Veterinary Medicine and Pharmacy in Košice, Košice, Slovakia
Citation
XVII International Congress on Animal Hygiene 2015, "Animal Hygiene and Welfare in Livestock Production - The First Step to Food Hygiene", Proceedings, June 7-11, 2015, Košice, Slovakia, 2015, pp 332-334

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