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Fasciolosis is a zoonotic disease that infects especially ruminants and the liver damages in chronic infection caused by the parasite are very severe. The aim of this study was to evaluate the histopathological findings in liver of cattle naturally infected with Fasciola hepatica, as well as...

Author(s)
Trivilin, L. O.; Sousa, D. R. de; Nunes, L. de C.; Rocha, N. de S.; Martins, I. V. F.
Publisher
Universidade Federal do Paraná, UFPR, Palotina, Brazil
Citation
Archives of Veterinary Science, 2014, 19, 1, pp 61-69
Abstract

Paramphistomoids are ubiquitous and widespread digeneans that infect a diverse range of definitive hosts, being particularly speciose in ruminants. We collected adult worms from cattle, goats and sheep from slaughterhouses, and cercariae from freshwater snails from ten localities in Central and...

Author(s)
Laidemitt, M. R.; Zawadzki, E. T.; Brant, S. V.; Mutuku, M. W.; Mkoji, G. M.; Loker, E. S.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK
Citation
Parasitology, 2017, 144, 2, pp 131-147
Abstract

Gastrointestinal nematode and trematode infections in large ruminants are common in Cambodia because climatic conditions are favourable for their growth. These infections cause ill-thrift and production losses to smallholder-owned cattle because there is a general lack of awareness of the parasite...

Author(s)
Young, J.; Suon Sothoeun; Leoung Van Irng; Kea Pha; Hout Savouth; Thong Samnang; Rast, L.; Windsor, P.
Publisher
Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR), Canberra, Australia
Citation
ACIAR Proceedings Series, 2013, No.138, pp 53-59
Abstract

Fasciolosis caused by Fasciola hepatica and Fasciola gigantica is a zoonotic helminth infection of ruminants and causes of an important economic loss. The cross-sectional study was conducted from February to April 2012 at Lemo district and Hossana municipal abattoir to determine the prevalence of...

Author(s)
Bekele Chakiso; Sissay Menkir; Mulugeta Desta
Publisher
Excellent Publishers, Tamil Nadu, India
Citation
International Journal of Current Microbiology and Applied Sciences, 2014, 3, 4, pp 1122-1132
Abstract

Fasciola hepatica is a pathogenic trematode parasite of ruminants with a global distribution. Here, we briefly review the current epidemiology of bovine fasciolosis in Europe and discuss the progress made over the last decade in the diagnosis, impact on production and prediction of F. hepatica in ...

Author(s)
Charlier, J.; Vercruysse, J.; Morgan, E.; Dijk, J. van; Williams, D. J. L.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK
Citation
Parasitology, 2014, 141, 3, pp 326-335
Abstract

A total of 1369 faecal samples of domesticated ruminants inhabiting Khandwa region of Nimar valley of Madhya Pradesh were investigated for one year (April 2012 to March 2013) for evidence of gastrointestinal parasitic infections. Of these, 698 (51%) animals were found to be infected with different...

Author(s)
Nath, S.; Dixit, A. K.; Jain, R.; Agrawal, V.; Shweta Dongre; Das, G.
Publisher
Indian Association for the Advancement of Veterinary Parasitology, Chennai, India
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Parasitology, 2015, 29, 1, pp 41-46
Abstract

In May, 2007 a total of 54 cattle and 47 buffaloes were examined for Schistosoma nasale infection at a municipality slaughterhouse in Kalpetta, Wayanad, India. Eleven point one percent of cattle and 23.4% of buffaloes were positive, all with only mild parasite loads, with fewer than 5 per animal....

Author(s)
Reghu Ravindran; Kumar, A.
Publisher
SEAMEO Regional Tropical Medicine and Public Health Network, Bangkok, Thailand
Citation
Southeast Asian Journal of Tropical Medicine and Public Health, 2012, 43, 3, pp 586-588
Abstract

This paper examined Fasciola prevalence and risk factors among cattle, carabaos and goats in two Philippine municipalities in Nueva Ecija Province: Gabaldon, where no Fasciola reports have been recorded for the past five years, and Muñoz, where fascioliasis has been constantly reported for the past ...

Author(s)
Domingo, C. Y.
Publisher
FAO Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific, Bangkok, Thailand
Citation
RAP Publication, 2014, No.2014/11, pp 138-145
Abstract

The aim of this work is to know the prevalence of Fasciola hepatica in 301 roe deer and in 676 beef cattle kept in an endemic area. Detection of antibodies was determined in roe deer using a homemade ELISA with excretory/secretory antigens (FhES) and a recombinant protein (FhrAPS). None of the deer ...

Author(s)
Arias, M. S.; Piñeiro, P.; Sánchez-Andrade, R.; Suárez, J. L.; Hillyer, G. V.; Díez-Baños, P.; Paz-Silva, A.; Morrondo, P.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Research in Veterinary Science, 2013, 95, 3, pp 1031-1035
Abstract

This study was undertaken to determine the prevalence, intensity of infection and management systems associated with gastrointestinal (GIT) parasites in grazing ruminants (cattle, sheep and goats). Faecal samples were collected from 277 cattle, 104 sheep and 94 goats, from different areas in...

Author(s)
Ntonifor, H. N.; Shei, S. J.; Ndaleh, N. W.; Mbunkur, G. N.
Publisher
Academic Journals, Nairobi, Kenya
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Health, 2013, 5, 12, pp 344-352

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