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Hydatid cyst, Dicrocoelium dendriticum, and Fasciola spp. are common parasites among ruminants. The current study was conducted to assess the prevalence of these parasites in cattle and sheep slaughtered in Sabzevar abattoir, from April 2014 to March 2016. Total of 1653 cattle and 26720 sheep were...

Author(s)
Laya Shamsi; Saeed Samaeinasab; Sulmaz Tarakameh Samani
Publisher
Polskie Towarzystwo Parazytologiczne (Polish Parasitological Society), Warsaw, Poland
Citation
Annals of Parasitology, 2020, 66, 2, pp 211-216
Abstract

Information about inspection of slaughtered animals is a basic approach to review the epidemiological pattern of infectious diseases. Therefore, this study was aimed to determine the prevalence of hydatidosis as well as estimate of relevant economic losses in livestock slaughtered in Kermanshah...

Author(s)
Vafaei, M. R.; Faridnia, R.; Mostafaei, S.; Azadi, Y.; Damod, V.; Fakhar, M.; Kalani, H.
Publisher
Springer Science + Business Media, London, UK
Citation
Comparative Clinical Pathology, 2018, 27, 2, pp 393-398
Abstract

Cystic echinococcosis (CE) is a neglected zoonosis caused by infection with the cestode Echinococcus granulosus sensu lato. We carried out a systematic literature review on E. granulosus s.l. human and animal (cattle, sheep, dog) infection in European Mediterranean and Balkan countries in...

Author(s)
Tamarozzi, F.; Legnardi, M.; Fittipaldo, A.; Drigo, M.; Cassini, R.
Publisher
Public Library of Sciences (PLoS), San Francisco, USA
Citation
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2020, 14, 8,
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The objective of the present study was to determine the prevalence of fasciolosis and hydatidosis in slaughtered domestic ruminants based on records from different communal abattoirs in Bejaia province. All daily records for cattle, sheep and goats were used in the current investigation. Each...

Author(s)
Ayad, A.; Benhanifia, M.; Balla, E. H.; Moussouni, L.; Ait-Yahia, F.; Benakhla, A.
Publisher
Veterinarski Fakultet Univerziteta u Sarajevu, Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina
Citation
Veterinaria (Sarajevo), 2019, 68, 1, pp 47-51
Abstract

Background: Natural parasite infection occurs in wild and domestics animals with more than one parasite species at the same time, generating an infection called polyparasitism. Cystic echinococcosis reports are usually based only on infection with Echinoccocus granulosus leaving aside other...

Author(s)
Stoore, C.; Andrade, C.; Hidalgo, C.; Corrêa, F.; Jiménez, M.; Hernandez, M.; Paredes, R.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Parasites and Vectors, 2018, 11, 542, pp (10 October 2018)
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Hydatidosis is a widespread zoonotic disease with a worldwide distribution. This disease produces significant financial losses and it remains a serious health problem in a number of countries. Hydatidosis results from ingesting the eggs of Echinococcus granulosus, and the developing larvae envelop...

Author(s)
Mirzaei, M.; Rezaei, H.; Nematollahi, A.
Publisher
Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Citation
Tropical Biomedicine, 2015, 32, 2, pp 269-275
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Aim: Echinococcosis is the major cause of lung and liver cysts in ruminants. This study compared usefulness of radiography and ultrasonography (USG) in the detection of lung and/or liver cysts in sick bovine animals. The study also worked out cooccurrence of lung and liver cysts, and whether these...

Author(s)
Ashwani Kumar; Saini, N. S.; Jitender Mohindroo; Singh, B. B.; Vandana Sangwan; Sood, N. K.
Publisher
Veterinary World, Rajkot, India
Citation
Veterinary World, 2016, 9, 10, pp 1113-1120
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Polypeptide analysis of purified hydatid cyst fluid (HCF) from ruminants (sheep, goat, cattle, buffalo and camel) and human beings was performed by sodium dodecyl sulphate polyacrylamide gel (12%) electrophoresis (SDS-PAGE) under reduced conditions. HCFs from different species revealed variable...

Author(s)
Latif, A. A.; Tanveer, A.; Anjum, A. A.; Ali, M. A.; Rana, M. S.; Khan, M. R.; Ahmad, M. S.
Publisher
Pakistan Agricultural Scientists Forum, Lahore, Pakistan
Citation
JAPS, Journal of Animal and Plant Sciences, 2013, 23, 2, pp 405-410
Abstract

A passive surveillance was conducted in 8 selected abattoirs belonging to 8 governorates of Oman. Routine slaughtering of 282.020 animals was observed during 2010-2013 by duty veterinarians and suspected samples (n=1440) for cystic echinococcosis (CE) from camels (n=292), cattle (n=303), goats (...

Author(s)
Al-Kitani, F. A.; Al-Riyami, S.; Al-Yahyai, S.; Al-Awahi, A. H.; Al-Aawali, M.; Hussain, M. H.
Publisher
Elsevier B. V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 2015, 211, 3/4, pp 208-215
Abstract

A total of 10,818 domestic ruminants (3913 cattle, 2722 sheep, 3779 goats, 404 dromedaries) slaughtered in various abattoirs in Tunisia between 2003 and 2010 were examined for the presence of Echinococcus granulosus hydatid cysts. The prevalence of cystic echinococcosis (CE) was 16.42% in sheep,...

Author(s)
Lahmar, S.; Trifi, M.; Ben Naceur, S.; Bouchhima, T.; Lahouar, N.; Lamouchi, I.; Maâmouri, N.; Selmi, R.; Dhibi, M.; Torgerson, P. R.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK
Citation
Journal of Helminthology, 2013, 87, 3, pp 318-325

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