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Within the genus Taenia, three species are human parasites: T. solium, T. saginata and a new uncommon species, T. asiatica, described recently in Asia. T. saginata and T. solium live as adult tapeworms in human intestines, where they cause taeniasis. T. saginata is widely present worldwide, in all...

Author(s)
Bouteille, B.
Publisher
John Libbey Eurotext, Montrouge, France
Citation
Médecine et Santé Tropicales, 2014, 24, 4, pp 367-374
Abstract

Human taeniasis caused by Taenia saginata in eastern Asia has a distinctive epidemiological pattern and cysticercosis is more frequent in pigs than in cattle. To determine the taxonomic status of T. saginata in this region, field surveys, experimental infections, and morphological and immunological ...

Author(s)
Fan PingChin; Chung WenCheng
Citation
Chinese Journal of Microbiology and Immunology, 1998, 31, 2, pp 84-89
Abstract

During 1980-92, a general survey on the epidemiology of hydatid disease was carried out in Tacheng, Yumin, Emin and Tuoti County, Tacheng Region, Xinjiang, China. The Carson test with hydatid cyst fluid as antigen indicated that 2995 of 43 966 inhabitants (6.8%) were positive, with no great...

Author(s)
Qi ZhiRong; Yang WeiJun; Song XiuSheng; Guo ShuiFa; Ge YouSheng; Yang WenChuan; Lin YuGuang; Hong LingXian; Guan JiaZhen; Peng WenFeng
Citation
Endemic Diseases Bulletin, 1995, 10, 2, pp 50-54
Abstract

An isolated focus of schistosomiasis covering an area of 2000 ha is confined in the northeastern part of Bohol Island, Philippines. An ambitious programme to eliminate schistosomiasis was initiated on the island in February 1986. The main control strategies are: (1) to control snails (Oncomelania...

Author(s)
Yasuraoka, K.; Blas, B. L.; Matsuda, H.; Irie, Y.; Nihei, N.; Ohmae, H.; Yokoi, H.; Hambre, R.; Pangilinan, R.; Autentico, C.; Tanaka, H.
Citation
Japanese Journal of Parasitology, 1996, 45, 5, pp 391-399
Abstract

Sixteen cross bred Landrace-Duroc-Hampshire pigs were inoculated per os with 25 000-90 000 eggs of Asian T. saginata (tentatively called T. saginata taiwanensis) which is known to infect humans by way of the internal organs of intermediate host animals. 2 further pigs were used as uninfected...

Author(s)
Eom, K. S.; Rim, H. J.; Geerts, S.
Citation
Korean Journal of Parasitology, 1992, 30, 4, pp 269-275
Abstract

Blood meals of females of Culex fatigans [C. quinquefasciatus] (1084 collected from human dwellings, 79 from cowsheds and 109 from pigpens), the local vector of Wuchereria bancrofti, from De Jiang county in north-east Guizhou, and of Anopheles sinensis and A. lesteri (71 and 215 from human...

Author(s)
Wang, S. H.; Zheng, H. J.
Citation
Southeast Asian Journal of Tropical Medicine and Public Health, 1989, 20, 2, pp 175-177
Abstract

This monograph reports on the geographical, topographical and climatic conditions of the desert area of Uzbekistan (USSR), on the helminth infection of livestock and some wild animals and of larval helminths in invertebrate intermediate hosts in the examination area, on the ecology and biology of...

Author(s)
Matchanov, N. M.; Dadaev, S.; Kabilov, T. K.; Siddikov, B. Kh.
Publisher
Tashkent, FAN, USSR
Citation
Gel'minty zhivotnykh pustynnykh biotsenozov Uzbekistana., 1989, pp 104 pp.
Abstract

Although people in East Asia eat more raw and/or uncooked meat and viscera of pigs than cattle, human T. saginata infection is more commonly reported than T. solium. In an attempt to understand this phenomenon, eggs of the T. saginata-like tapeworms from infected persons in Taiwan, Korea Republic,...

Author(s)
Fan, P. C.; Soh, C. T.; Kosin, E.
Citation
Yonsei Reports on Tropical Medicine, 1990, 21, pp 39-56
Abstract

In northern Thailand, males of scarce Calyptra eustrigata, C. minuticornis minuticornis, C. orthograpta and C. fasciata sucked blood by piercing deep into various types of skin lesions, but C. minuticornis novaepommeraniae was not haematophagous in Papua New Guinea. Elephant was the principal host; ...

Author(s)
Bänziger, H.
Citation
Mitteilungen der Schweizerischen Entomologischen Gesellschaft, 1986, 59, 1-2, pp 111-138
Abstract

In order to clarify their role in the transmission of Schistosoma japonicum in the endemic areas of Leyte, Philippines, 1113 domestic animals were examined. Faecal samples were processed by the merthiolate-iodine-formalin concentration technique (MIFC) and serum samples by the circumoval precipitin ...

Author(s)
Fernandez, T. J. Jr; Petilla, T.; Banez, B.
Citation
Southeast Asian Journal of Tropical Medicine and Public Health, 1982, 13, 4, pp 575-579

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