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A cross-sectional study was carried out to determine the prevalence and distribution of Fasciola gigantica infections in communally grazed and ranch-grazed beef cattle through coprological examination. A total of 8646 cattle (4618 adults, 2843 weaners and 1185 calves) faecal samples were collected...

Author(s)
Mochankana, M. E.; Robertson, I. D.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Tropical Animal Health and Production, 2018, 50, 6, pp 1355-1363
Abstract

Although the efficacy of triclabendazole treatment against Fasciola gigantica has been shown before in cattle and buffaloes, there appears to be no published report on the efficacy of triclabendazole in impala or other antelope species. As part of a health monitoring programme at Mulungushi...

Author(s)
Phiri, A. M.; Mudenda, N. M.; Luwe, M.; Phiri, I. G. K.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK
Citation
Journal of Helminthology, 2017, 91, 3, pp 376-379
Abstract

The aim of this study was to identify and determine the genetic diversity of Fasciola species in cattle from Zimbabwe, the KwaZulu-Natal and Mpumalanga provinces of South Africa and selected wildlife hosts from Zimbabwe. This was based on analysis of DNA sequences of the nuclear ribosomal internal...

Author(s)
Mucheka, V. T.; Lamb, J. M.; Pfukenyi, D. M.; Mukaratirwa, S.
Publisher
Elsevier B. V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 2015, 214, 1/2, pp 144-151
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A cross sectional study aimed at determining the prevalence and type of common Fasciola species in cattle was conducted in and around Bahir Dar from November 2008-March 2009. The study was based on post-mortem inspection of livers of slaughtered animals at Bahir Dar municipality abattoir and...

Author(s)
Fikirtemariam Aregay; Jemere Bekele; Yeshwas Ferede; Mussie Hailemelekot
Publisher
Ethiopian Veterinary Association, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Citation
Ethiopian Veterinary Journal, 2013, 17, 1, pp 1-11
Abstract

Triclabendazole (Fasinex) and oxyclozanide (Zanil) were tested in cattle naturally infected with Fasciola gigantica on 2 farms in Kiambu District, Kenya. For triclabendazole, faecal egg counts were reduced by 95.9% on day 14 and 91.5% on day 28 post treatment on Iganjo farm, and by 100% on day 14...

Author(s)
Waruiru, R. M.; Weda, E. H.; Munyua, W. K.
Citation
Bulletin of Animal Health and Production in Africa, 1994, 42, 3, pp 205-209
Abstract

A survey was done between 1979 and 1981 of Fasciola, Paramphistomum, gastrointestinal nematodes and theileriosis in 397 cattle herds of the Dinka (315), Fellata (74) and unidentified (eight) tribes of southern Sudan. The apparent prevalences were below 51% for all herds. The local breed differences ...

Author(s)
Majok, A. A.; Zessin, K. H.; Baumann, M. P. O.; Farver, T. B.
Citation
Preventive Veterinary Medicine, 1993, 15, 1, pp 25-33
Abstract

Between May and November 1994, 1439 cattle from 67 farms in the Lagos region of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, were examined for Fasciola hepatica infections and 86 (6.0%) were positive.

Author(s)
Scherer, P. O.; Abidu, M.; Santos. C. S.; Da Silva, P. D.; Bordin, E.; Serrá Freire, N. M.
Citation
Parasitología al Día, 1995, 19, 1/2, pp 69-71
Abstract

In February 1991, parasites found in the livers of slaughtered cattle on on the island of Pemba, Tanzania were identified as Fasciola gigantica. This was the first identification of the parasite on the island. In a subsequent survey, faecal samples from 197 cattle in localities from which infected...

Author(s)
Boorder, J. de
Citation
Veterinary Record, 1992, 131, 8, pp 180
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Author(s)
Vassilev, G.; Jooste, R.
Citation
Zimbabwe Veterinary Journal, 1991, 22, 2-3, pp 45-47, 49-51
Abstract

A 2.5-year-old zebu from a village on Lake Guiers, Senegal, in poor general condition, suffering from diarrhoea, severe weight loss, anaemia and dehydration was examined before and after death. The findings are described in detail. S. bovis was present in the mesenteric veins and F. gigantica was...

Author(s)
Kaboret, Y. Y.; Thiongane, Y.; Sawadogo, G.; Akakpo, A. J.
Citation
Revue de Médecine Vétérinaire, 1993, 144, 10, pp 759-765

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