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Dynamics of Boophilus tick was investigated at Behaira district. A total number of 86 out of 839 cattle (10.25%) were infected with Boophilus spp. The prevalence of Boophilus spp. infection predominated in summer season (21.33%) followed by autumn (10.78%) and last spring (6.34%) and the lowest...

Author(s)
Menshawy, S. M.; Bazh, E. K.; Abou-Rawash, A. A.
Publisher
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Alexandria University, Behira, Egypt
Citation
Alexandria Journal of Veterinary Sciences, 2018, 56, 1, pp 137-144
Abstract

Hard ticks are ectoparasites that infest animals prompting severe transmittable infections. It is aimed to identify then characterize spotted fever group (SFG) rickettsioses in ticks and their hosts from smallholdings and Bedouin communities in Egypt desert including; North West Coast, Western...

Author(s)
Allam, N. A. T.; El-Moghazy, F. M.; Abdel-Baky, S. M. M.
Publisher
Society of Pharmaceutical Education and Research, India
Citation
Journal of Advanced Pharmacy Education and Research, 2018, 8, 1, pp 64-74
Abstract

Ticks and tick-borne diseases cause great economic losses to livestock in tropical countries and subtropical regions including Egypt. The current study was carried out in order to determine the suitable time of repeating injection of ivermectin according to its actual concentration in blood that...

Author(s)
Ayoub, M. A.; Sadek, K. M.
Publisher
IDOSI Publications, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Citation
Global Veterinaria, 2015, 14, 2, pp 262-267
Abstract

The cattle tick Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) annulatus is the only one-host tick species infesting domestic animals in Egypt. It is common on cattle and occasionally found on horses, sheep and buffaloes. The aim of this study was to describe the nymphal and larval stages of this species using scanning ...

Author(s)
Abdel-Shafy, S.; Habeeb, S. M.; El-Namaky, A. H.; Abou-Zeina, H. A. A.
Publisher
IDOSI Publications, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Citation
Global Veterinaria, 2013, 10, 1, pp 1-8
Abstract

Little is known about the genetic diversity of Sarcoptes scabiei mites in farm animals in Egypt. In this study, we characterized S. scabiei in 25 skin scrapes from water buffalo, cattle, sheep, and rabbits at the nuclear marker ITS2 and mitochondrial markers COX1 and 16S rRNA. Sequences of the ITS2 ...

Author(s)
Amer, S.; El-Wahab, T. A.; Metwaly, A. E.; Ye, J. B.; Roellig, D.; Feng YaoYu; Xiao, L. H.
Publisher
Public Library of Sciences (PLoS), San Francisco, USA
Citation
PLoS ONE, 2014, 9, 4, pp e94705
Abstract

Species delimitation of Psoroptes spp. and identity of the parasite in water buffaloes remain poorly defined. In this study, Psoroptes infestation on three water buffalo farms in Egypt was examined based on morphometric characteristics, especially the opisthosomal setae of adult male mites....

Author(s)
Amer, S.; El-Wahab, T. A.; Metwaly, A. E.; Feng YaoYu; Xiao LiHua
Publisher
Public Library of Sciences (PLoS), San Francisco, USA
Citation
PLoS ONE, 2015, 10, 10, pp e0141554
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Tail necrosis is a neglected multi-factorial problem in animals. The economical losses resulted from tail necrosis are variable including reduced animal price, annoyance, loss of animals communication tool, deaths due to septicemia and gangrene. The diagnosis of this problem and investigation of...

Author(s)
Salib, F. A.; Farghali, H. A.
Publisher
Faculty of Agriculture, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Anambra, Nigeria
Citation
International Journal of Veterinary Science, 2016, 5, 2, pp 58-63
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Author(s)
Hussein, H. A.; Abd-el-Salam, M. N.; Karram, M. H.
Publisher
Tribun EU, Brno, Czech Republic
Citation
Animal hygiene and sustainable livestock production. Proceedings of the XVth International Congress of the International Society for Animal Hygiene, Vienna, Austria, 3-7 July 2011, Volume 1, 2011, pp 385
Abstract

The control of Rhipicephalus annulatus ticks in Egypt and other countries relies principally on the application of acaricides which have many drawbacks. Recently, cattle vaccination against ticks showed a potential unconventional approach to control ticks. As a target, salivary glands contain...

Author(s)
Shahein, Y. E.; Abouelella, A. M.; Hussein, N. A.; Hamed, R. R.; El-Hakim, A. E.; Abdel-Shafy, S.; Tork, S. E.
Publisher
Springer, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Protein Journal, 2013, 32, 5, pp 392-398
Abstract

In the present study, 560 buffaloes from a private animal farm in Giza Governorate were examined over one year for scabies infestation. The results showed that 466 Buffaloes (83.2%) were infested with two mange mites; Psoroptes natalensis and Sarcoptes scabiei. The highest prevalence rate of...

Author(s)
Yassin, M. K.
Publisher
Egyptian Society of Parasitology, Cairo, Egypt
Citation
Journal of the Egyptian Society of Parasitology, 2011, 41, 1, pp 55-64

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