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A retrospective study was carried out in 2003, to show the prevalence of hydatid cysts, liver flukes and lungworms among slaughtered sheep, goats, calves, cattle and buffaloes in Kirkuk slaughter house. The number of ruminants slaughtered in Kirkuk abattoir was as follows: sheep, 40233; goats,...

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Kadir, M. A.; Rasheed, S. A.
Publisher
College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Mosul, Mosul, Iraq
Citation
Iraqi Journal of Veterinary Sciences, 2008, 22, 2, pp En81-En85
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The European Food Safety Authority and the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control analysed the information on the occurrence of zoonoses and food-borne outbreaks in 2010 submitted by 27 European Union Member States. In 2010, 99,020 salmonellosis cases in humans were reported and the...

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European Food Safety Authority, Parma, Italy
Citation
EFSA Journal, 2012, 10, 3, pp 2597
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The major ruminant gastrointestinal helminth parasites causing whole or part condemnation of carcasses were studied on a daily basis for 6 weeks in 5 abattoirs around Nairobi, Kenya. During this period, 3643 cattle and 137 sheep and goats were slaughtered. Condemnation of cattle carcasses due to...

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Githigia, S. M.; Kimoro, C. O.; Mwangi, D. M.; Gichanga, J.
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Bulletin of Animal Health and Production in Africa, 1995, 43, 1, pp 29-33
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Transhumance is defined as 'seasonal moving of livestock to regions of different climate'. It is an integral part of livestock production in many parts of the world and takes several forms including moving of livestock from lowland to mountainous pastures or from dry to humid areas. The impact of...

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Eckert, J.; Hertzberg, H.
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Veterinary Parasitology, 1994, 54, 1/3, pp 103-125
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The rates of Echinococcus infection in man and meat animals (intermediate hosts) and dogs (the definitive host) must be defined before control programmes can be evaluated. The prevalence of echinococcosis in meat animals in Spain is reviewed, with reference to the organs affected and the rates of...

Author(s)
García Díez, A. J.
Publisher
Universidad de León, Secretariado de Publicaciones, León, Spain
Citation
¿Que hay de nuevo en hidatidología? XI Reunión científica nacional de la Asociación Española de Hidatidología, León, 13 y 14 de Octubre de 1995., 1996, pp 111-137
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A serological survey of 108 workers in a Djibouti abattoir revealed prevalences of 6.5% for brucellosis, 0.9% for chlamydiosis and 42.6% for toxoplasmosis. No positive reactions were detected for Rift Valley fever, Crimean Congo haemorrhagic fever, hydatidosis and toxocariasis. The data were...

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Chantal, J.; Bessières, M. H.; Guenno, B. le; Magnaval, J. F.; Dorchies, P.
Publisher
Societe de Pathologie Exotique, Paris, France
Citation
Bulletin de la Société de Pathologie Exotique, 1996, 89, 5, pp 353-357
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Of 162 cattle slaughtered at Gifu immediately after importation from a Queensland farm in 1983, 28 were examined. Echinococcus granulosus-like cysts were found in 20; they appeared to be sterile or degenerate. Of liver abscesses (seen in 13) one yielded Fusobacterium necrophorum and two were...

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Sasaki, Y.; Kitagawa, H.; Ishihara, K.; Shimakura, S.; Iinuma, H.
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Research Bulletin of the Faculty of Agriculture, Gifu University, 1984, No.49, pp 259-267
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Based on the experiences obtained during the 1980's, prevalence of animal parasitoses was surveyed by a questionnaire method in Hungary. 26 organizations (19 county veterinary stations, 5 veterinary diagnostic institutes, 1 slaughterhouse and 1 animal clinic) participated in the survey. Of the 73...

Author(s)
Kassai, T.; Békési, L.
Citation
Magyar Állatorvosok Lapja, 1993, 48, 12, pp 721-730
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The occurrence of parasites in slaughter animals between 1980-1991 in the Olsztyn province was analysed. Out of 2 231 633 slaughter pigs trichinellosis was found in 20 animals (0.0009%), hydatidosis in 9037 (4.047%), cysticercosis in 80 (0.0036%) and liver fluke in 27 (0.0012%). In cattle (221 971...

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Uradziński, J.; Radkowski, M.
Citation
Medycyna Weterynaryjna, 1992, 48, 12, pp 564-566
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A study was conducted to assess the economic losses due to parasitic diseases of 714 556 livestock slaughtered in the municipal abattoir at Maiduguri, Nigeria, between January 1982 and December 1987. In decreasing order of economic importance, the main diseases recorded with estimates of losses...

Author(s)
Ahmed, M. I.; Nwosu, C. O.; Srivastava, G. C.
Citation
Nigerian Journal of Animal Production, 1994, 21, 1/2, pp 152-155

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