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This study aimed to group cattle carcasses with similar characteristics to assess the group-specific prevalence of cysticercosis using data from the slaughter of 15,002 cattle. The following variables were recorded: carcass weight, cover fat, individual age, and prevalence of cysticercosis. A...

Author(s)
Oliveira, L. L. dos S.; Vieira e Silva, F.; Rocha Júnior, V. R.; Lima, W. dos S.; Batista, L. F.; Rocha, R. H. F.
Publisher
Universidade Federal Rural do Semi-Árido (UFERSA), Mossoro, Brazil
Citation
Acta Veterinaria Brasilica, 2019, 13, 1, pp 1-4
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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

In the present study, the prevalence of bovine cysticercosis in 190,461 animals during a three-year period (2014, 2015, and 2016) was analyzed in a refrigerator situated in the northeast region, Bahia, Brazil. The animals were supplied from the Bahia municipalities. The data were obtained from...

Author(s)
Pedreira, M. M.; Soares e Barros, L. S.; Batista, A. S.; Lima, J. A.
Publisher
Federal University of Ceará, Fortaleza, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Higiene e Sanidade Animal, 2018, 12, 4, pp 407-419
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Cross-sectional study was carried out to determine the prevalence and estimate financial losses associated with zoonotic metacestodes in cattle originated from Borana Pastoral Farming System and slaughtered at Yabello Municipal Abattoir, Ethiopia. A total of 384 cattle were randomly selected at the ...

Author(s)
Tariku Beyene; Adem Hiko
Publisher
Elsevier, Oxford, UK
Citation
Parasite Epidemiology and Control, 2019, 5, pp e00096
Abstract

In the southeastern agro-climatic zone of the Nizhny Novgorod region, 51 parasitic systems function retrospectively, the co-agents of which, apart from their pathogens, were productive and unproductive domestic and wild animals. For the entire depth of retrospection (82 years), eleven nosoforms of...

Author(s)
Nikolayevich, T. V.; Vasilevich, S. V.; Victorovna, P. Y.; Sergeevna, Z. T.; Grigorievna, G. N.; Mikhalovich, A. V.; Nikolaevna, G. A.; Vladimirovich, M. N.; Vyacheslavovna, K. O.
Publisher
Saratovskiy gosudarstvennyy agrarnyy universitet im. N.I. Vavilova, Saratov, Russia
Citation
Agrarnyy nauchnyy zhurnal, 2019, No.4, pp 66-69
Abstract

Background: Previously we reported the use of a monoclonal antibody-based (HP10) antigen (Ag) detection lateral flow assay (LFA) for the diagnosis of extraparenchymal neurocysticercosis (EP-NCC). The assay performed well when used with cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) samples but not with their paired...

Author(s)
Parkhouse, R. M. E.; Carpio, A.; Campoverde, A.; Sastre, P.; Rojas, G.; Harrison, L. J. S.; Cortez, M. M.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK
Citation
Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 2019, 113, 2, pp 101-104
Abstract

Objective: Bovine cysticercosis is a cattle infection caused by a tapeworm, Taenia saginata. While the condition is relatively innocuous, the parasite infects the small intestine of humans in its mature stage and causes a few specific symptoms such as abdominal pain and nausea. Methods: Between...

Author(s)
Mirzaei, M.; Nematolahi, A.; Ashrafihelan, J.; Rezaei, H.
Publisher
Türkiye Parazitoloji Derneği, Bornova, Turkey
Citation
Türkiye Parazitoloji Dergisi, 2016, 40, 4, pp 190-193
Abstract

Taenia solium has been ranked as the most important foodborne parasite and Taenia saginata as the most commonly found human Taenia tapeworm worldwide. The last official reports of taeniosis from Estonia were in 2003 for T. solium and 2012 for T. saginata. By law, all animal cases of cysticercosis...

Author(s)
Dorbek-Kolin, E.; Ǻhlberg, T.; Tummeleht, L.; Tappe, D.; Johansen, M. V.; Lassen, B.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Parasitology Research, 2018, 117, 2, pp 591-595

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