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The fly Dermatobia hominis is a parasite of domestic animals and man, in the larval phase, causes nodular myiasis called berne. Among domestic animals, cattle are the most affected. This parasite originates from the American continent, and is present throughout Latin America. The main economic...

Author(s)
Dias, A. S.
Publisher
Federal University of Ceará, Fortaleza, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Higiene e Sanidade Animal, 2018, 12, 4, pp 470-476
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In order to evaluate the epidemiological situation of porcine and bovine cysticercosis in the rural area of five municipalities, distributed in three different regions of the state of Minas Gerais, Brazil, the prevalence of bovine and porcine cysticercosis was determined in the rural properties as...

Author(s)
Pinto, P. S. A.; Santos, W. L. M.; Laerte, P. A.; Acevedo-Nieto, E. C.; Santos, T. O.; Duarte, C. T. D.
Publisher
FEPMVZ - Editora, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Citation
Arquivo Brasileiro de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, 2019, 71, 1, pp 167-176
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The present study carried out a retrospective survey of a slaughterhouse located in Uberaba-Mg, Brazil, analyzing cases of bovine cysticercosis from February 2016 to February 2018. This study allowed identifying the cities of origin of contaminated cattle and linking the five largest percentages of ...

Author(s)
Pandolfi, I. A.; Oliveira, G. de S.; Campos, D. I.
Publisher
Federal University of Ceará, Fortaleza, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Higiene e Sanidade Animal, 2019, 13, 2, pp 191-204
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Cysticercosis represents an important public health problem that can cause significant economic losses to the beef industry. The present study aimed to determine the prevalence rate of cysticercosis in cattle and estimate the economic losses to producers associated with this parasitic disease. Data ...

Author(s)
Rezende, M. T. N. P.; Komatsu, R. S.; Andrade, R. B.; Reis, S. L. B.; Leite, C. R.; Rocha, S. R.; Saut, J. P. E.; Guimarães, E. C.
Publisher
Centro de Ciências Rurais, Universidade Federal de Santa Maria, Santa Maria, Brazil
Citation
Ciência Rural, 2018, 48, 12, pp e20180483
Abstract

This study compared the health status of Curraleiro cattle and other breeds (Nellore, Girolando, Guzera, and Caracu) for toxoplasmosis and neosporosis screening against anti-Neospora caninum and anti-Toxoplasma gondii antibodies, respectively. We used 119 female bovines of Curraleiro, Guzera,...

Author(s)
Santin, A. P. I.; Juliano, R. S.; Silva, A. C.; Oliveira, V. S. F. de; Junqueira-Kipnis, A. P.; Brito, W. M. E. D. de; Fioravanti, M. C. S.
Publisher
Universidade Federal de Goiás, Escola de Veterinária, Goiânia, Brazil
Citation
Ciência Animal Brasileira, 2017, 18, pp e-44649
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Trypanosomiasis is caused by a pathogenic protozoan of the genus Trypanosoma, being Trypanosoma vivax the most important agent for cattle. The aim of the present study was to demonstrate the expansion of T. vivax infection in different mesoregions of Minas Gerais, Brazil, and describe the...

Author(s)
Reis, M. de O.; Souza, F. R.; Albuquerque, A. S.; Monteiro, F.; Oliveira, L. F. dos S.; Raymundo, D. L.; Wouters, F.; Wouters, A. T. B.; Peconick, A. P.; Varaschin, M. S.
Publisher
Korean Society for Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, Seoul, Korea Republic
Citation
Korean Journal of Parasitology, 2019, 57, 2, pp 191-195
Abstract

This study aimed to characterize the helminthiasis and anthelminthic effectiveness in calf herds raised in a hot semi-arid area. Sixty (60) cattle farms from the northern area of Minas Gerais, Brazilian sertão, were categorized by semi-structured questionnaires. It was also performed the fecal egg...

Author(s)
Pereira, L. de F. L.; Duarte, E. R.; Bastos, G. A.; Vasconcelos, V. de O.; Costa, E. G. L.; Mendes, L. de J.; Lopes, I. M. G.; Reis, I. M. F.
Publisher
Instituto Nacional de Investigaciones Forestales, Agrícolas y Pecuarias (INIFAP), Mexico City, Mexico
Citation
Revista Mexicana de Ciencias Pecuarias, 2019, 10, 1, pp 30-51
Abstract

Bovine cysticercosis is a worldwide distributed zoonosis caused by the larval form of Taenia saginata present in bovine muscles. The diagnosis is based on the postmortem inspection at slaughterhouses and consists of the macroscopic visualization of lesions caused by cysticercosis in muscle sites....

Author(s)
Guimarães-Peixoto, R. P. M.; Pinto, P. S. A.; Santos, M. R.; Zilch, T. J.; Apolinário, P. F.; Silva-Júnior, A.
Publisher
Public Library of Sciences (PLoS), San Francisco, USA
Citation
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2018, 12, 4, pp e0006371
Abstract

This study aimed to describe the occurrence of parasitic otitis caused by Rhabditis blumi in dairy cattle of the Gir race from a farm in northern Brazil. Forty-two samples were collected from cattle by swab washed from the external auditory canal (EAC). On clinical examination, in 71.4% (30/42) of...

Author(s)
Barbosa, J. D.; Silva, J. B. da; Lima, D. H. da S.; Araújo, L. H. V.; Santos, L. L. dos; Reis, A. dos S. B.; Salvarani, F. M.; Brito, M. de F.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Patologia Animal, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Citation
Pesquisa Veterinária Brasileira, 2016, 36, 7, pp 605-610
Abstract

Goats are frequently described as an intermediate host for the protozoan Neospora caninum, manifesting the disease mainly by recurrent abortions with placentitis and encephalitis in fetuses. Several reports of natural and experimental infections in cattle and mice show differences in the immune...

Author(s)
Costa, R. C.; Mesquita, L. P.; Oliveira, I. M. de; Zannato, D. A.; Mesquita, L. E. dos S.; Biihrer, D. A.; Gomes, C. de O. M. S.; Varaschin, M. S.; Maiorka, P. C.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Experimental Parasitology, 2019, 205, pp 107736

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