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Cysticercosis and fasciolosis are zoonosis with public health and economic importance. A retrospective study was conducted with the objective to determine the prevalence and economic losses associated with meat condemnation in Ouagadougou abattoir due to two parasitic zoonosis: fasciolosis and...

Author(s)
Dahourou, L. D.; Ndayikeza, C.; Savadogo, M.; Gbati, O. B.
Publisher
International Formulae Group (IFG), Dschang, Cameroon
Citation
International Journal of Biological and Chemical Sciences, 2018, 12, 5, pp 2226-2235
Abstract

Control measures to prevent human infections with the food-borne zoonotic helminth Taenia saginata are currently based on meat inspection, which shows rather low diagnostic sensitivity. To develop an immunoblot for detection of T. saginata-infected cattle, crude proteins of T. saginata cysts were...

Author(s)
Abuseir, S.; Nagel-Kohl, U.; Wolken, S.; Strube, C.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Parasitology Research, 2013, 112, 5, pp 2069-2073
Abstract

The approximately 1.58 million pigs in Tanzania represent 3.7% of the national population of quadruped meat-producing animals. Pigs are kept mainly by small producers who own 99.5% of the national stock in units that average 3.04 animals (range 2-48). Government policy has had little practical...

Author(s)
Wilson, R. T.; Swai, E.
Publisher
Springer, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Tropical Animal Health and Production, 2013, 45, 6, pp 1269-1275
Abstract

Epidemiological surveys on cysticercosis and taeniosis in Germany in 1974-1989 showed that the proportion of slaughter cattle found to be infected was much higher in the eastern part, the former GDR, (3.5-6.8%) in the period from 1974 to 1989, compared to that in the western part of the country,...

Author(s)
Möbius, G.
Citation
Deutsche Tierärztliche Wochenschrift, 1993, 100, 3, pp 110-114
Abstract

In the 5-year period 1987-1991 cysticercosis was diagnosed in 3584 (0.85%) of 419 230 slaughter cattle. It was commoner in areas where cattle were at pasture than where they were housed and also in tourist areas than non-tourist areas. The frequency of Taenia saginata infections per 105 of the...

Author(s)
Dubinský, P.; Štefančíková, A.; Mikulecký, M.
Citation
Veterinářství, 1993, 43, 8, pp 288-291
Abstract

Two human cases of Taenia saginata infection were diagnosed in the Košice area in 1984-85. In surveys of slaughter cattle from 12 cooperative farms in 4 districts in this area, cysticercosis was diagnosed in about 2.3% in 1986, 1.8% in 1989 and 1.1% in 1990; the maximum percentage was 5.3 in 1985...

Author(s)
Štefančíková, A.; Dubinský, P.; Koňáková, G.; Matejčík, Š.; Lešníková, V.; Fogmeg, I.; Dobšinská, J.
Citation
Veterinářství, 1992, 42, 2, pp 45-47
Abstract

The prevalence of Taenia solium and T. saginata infections in animals and humans from Brazil is reviewed. High risk states are considered to include São Paulo, Paraná, Santa Catarina and Rio Grande do Sul, while Pará, Piauí, Goiás and Rio de Janeiro are considered to be middle risk areas. Rondônia, ...

Author(s)
Gonçalves Villa, M. F.
Citation
Higiene Alimentar, 1995, 9, 36, pp 8-11
Abstract

In November 1986 cysticercosis was first diagnosed in slaughter cattle from a feedlot in Ontario. Of 630 cattle slaughtered between January and July 1987, 271 were suspected of being infected with Cysticercus bovis. The infection was confirmed histologically in 233 (37%) cattle. Viable cysticerci...

Author(s)
Bundza, A.; Finley, G. G.; Easton, K. L.
Citation
Canadian Veterinary Journal, 1988, 29, 12, pp 993-996
Abstract

During 1982, PM examination of 1 495 976 slaughtered cattle from 611 municipalities in São Paulo and five other Brazilian States revealed tuberculosis in 367 municipalities, cysticercosis in 574 and hydatidosis in 254. All three diseases occurred in 215. The overall rates of the diseases among the...

Author(s)
Riccetti, R. V.; Vasconcellos, S. A.; Ito, F. H.; Cortes, J. A.
Citation
Revista da Faculdade de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia da Universidade de São Paulo, 1989, 26, 1, pp 61-68
Abstract

Although less than 1% of cattle in France are infected, there are about 300 000 human cases each year, and over 15 000 cattle were found to be infected at slaughter in 1986. Most Departments have insurance schemes to protect farmers against losses. There has been a slight decrease in infestation...

Author(s)
Bonnel, A.
Citation
GDS Informations Sanitaires, 1989, No.97, pp 43-48

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