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Babesia spp. are intraerythrocytic tick-transmitted apicomplexan protozoans, considered to be the second most commonly found parasites in the blood of mammals after trypanosomes. Ever since the discovery of parasitic inclusions in erythrocytes of cattle by Victor Babes, a great number of Babesia...

Author(s)
Ganzinelli, S.; Rodriguez, A.; Schnittger, L.; Florin-Christensen, M.
Publisher
Springer International Publishing AG, Cham, Switzerland
Citation
Parasitic protozoa of farm animals and pets, 2018, pp 215-239
AbstractFull Text

A total of 2803 blood samples from ruminant livestock were received for diagnosis for parasitic infections from 2011 to 2015. The ruminant samples were from small holder and commercial farms from the states of Negeri Sembilan, Melaka, Selangor and the Federal Territory. The results indicate the...

Author(s)
Rohaya, M. A.; Tuba Thabitah, A. T.; Kasmah, S.; Azzura, L.; Chandrawathani, P.; Saipul Bahari, A. R.
Publisher
Department Of Veterinary Services, Malaysia, Putrajaya, Malaysia
Citation
Malaysian Journal of Veterinary Research, 2017, 8, 1, pp 163-167
Abstract

Among tick-borne diseases, bovine anaplasmosis and babesiosis are considered to be one of the most important in ruminants worldwide, causing significant economic losses in tropical and subtropical areas. This cross-sectional study was therefore undertaken from November 2016 to April 2017 with the...

Author(s)
Nejash Abdela; Nuraddis Ibrahim; Feyissa Begna
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Acta Tropica, 2018, 177, pp 9-18
Abstract

Of a total of 3807 ixodid ticks collected in semi-arid and arid agro-ecological zones in Pakistan, four different species were identified, including Hyalomma anatolicum (79.3%), Rhipicephalus microplus (18.8%), Hyalomma dromedarii (1.0%), and R. turanicus (0.9%). R. microplus was the predominant...

Author(s)
Rehman, A.
Publisher
Mensch & Buch Verlag, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Epidemiology of ticks and tick-borne pathogens in the semi-arid and the arid agro-ecological zones in Pakistan, 2016, pp x + 171 pp.
Abstract

Theileriosis, babesiosis and anaplasmosis are the important tick-borne haemoparasitic diseases (TBHDs) of ruminants, mostly prevalent in the tropics and subtropics, pose a substantial economic losses to dairy industry particularly in developing countries. Here we have discussed the prevalence and...

Author(s)
Anita Ganguly; Bisla, R. S.; Harpreet Singh; Vandna Bhanot; Ankit Kumar; Sonu Kumari; Maharana, B. R.; Indrajit Ganguly
Publisher
Indian Council of Agricultural Research, New Delhi, India
Citation
Indian Journal of Animal Sciences, 2017, 87, 5, pp 552-557
Abstract

Objective: To determine the presence of Babesia bovis (B. bovis) in large ruminants in southern Punjab and its effect on hematological and serum biochemical profile of host animals. Methods: Blood samples were collected from 144 large ruminants, including 105 cattle and 39 buffaloes, from six...

Author(s)
Samreen Zulfiqar; Sadia Shahnawaz; Muhammad Ali; Bhutta, A. M.; Shahid Iqbal; Sikandar Hayat; Shazia Qadir; Muhammad Latif; Nazia Kiran; Ali Saeed; Muhammad Ali; Furhan Iqbal
Publisher
Elsevier (Singapore) Pte Ltd, Hong Kong, China
Citation
Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine, 2012, 2, 2, pp 104-108
Abstract

Background: Increasing numbers of genetic variants are being recognized among piroplasms, but the precise taxonomical status, the tick vector and the geographical range of several species or genotypes are still unknown. Bovine piroplasmosis was reported to re-emerge in north-east Hungary. Because ...

Author(s)
Hornok, S.; Takács, N.; Kontschán, J.; György, Z.; Micsutka, A.; Iceton, S.; Flaisz, B.; Farkas, R.; Hofmann-Lehmann, R.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Parasites and Vectors, 2015, 8, 627, pp (9 December 2015)
Abstract

Piroplasmosis caused by different tick-borne hemoprotozoan parasites of the genera Theileria and Babesia is among the most economically important infections of domestic ruminants in sub-Saharan Africa. A survey for piroplasm infection was conducted in three locations in Northern Ethiopia. Of 525...

Author(s)
Gebrekidan, H.; Asrat Hailu; Aysheshm Kassahun; Rohoušová, I.; Maia, C.; Talmi-Frank, D.; Warburg, A.; Baneth, G.
Publisher
Elsevier B. V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 2014, 200, 1/2, pp 31-38
Abstract

The outbreak of the bluetongue virus (vector Culicoides spp.) in 2006 is described, affecting sheep and cattle. Following a vaccination campaign, the country has been bluetongue-free since 15 February 2012. The first cases of the Schmallenbergvirus (vectors C. pulicaris and C. obsoletus) in cattle, ...

Author(s)
Bodegraven, R. E. M. van; Berends, B. R.; Burt, S. A.
Publisher
Koninklijke Nederlandse Maatschappij voor Diergeneeskunde, Houten, Netherlands
Citation
Tijdschrift voor Diergeneeskunde, 2014, 139, 1, pp 34-39
Abstract

Tick borne diseases are caused by different microorganisms and transmitted by ticks. They are the most prevalent and devastating diseases in the developing countries all over the world. The objective of this paper is to review tick borne hemoparasitic diseases of ruminants. Tick borne hemoparasitic ...

Author(s)
Yitayew Demessie; Samuel Derso
Publisher
IDOSI Publications, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Citation
Advances in Biological Research, 2015, 9, 4, pp 210-224

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