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Taenia saginata is the most common species of tapeworm infecting humans. Infection is acquired by eating cysticercus larvae in undercooked beef. A closely related species, T. asiatica, is found in eastern and southeastern Asia. The larvae of T. asiatica develop in viscera of pigs. In northern...

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Konyaev, S. V.; Nakao, M.; Ito, A.; Lavikainen, A.
Publisher
National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, USA
Citation
Emerging Infectious Diseases, 2017, 23, 12, pp 2030-2037
Abstract

The results of investigations on Echinococcus, carried out in Yakutiya, Russia, are reported. The parasite was found in 50 (48.7%) of 104 wolves (4 were infected with both E. granulosus and E. multilocularis) and in over 40% of (mainly hunting) dogs. Metacestodes were found in 64.8% of 54 elks (...

Author(s)
Isakov, S. I.; Safronov, M. G.; Ivanova, R. N.
Citation
Veterinariya (Moskva), 1993, No.9, pp 36-39
Abstract

Experiments aimed at demonstrating that Cervidae are the intermediate hosts of Taenia saginata in the extreme north of the USSR, where bovids are scarce, are described. In the first series, 3 adults and 3 calves of Rangifer tarandus and 3 domestic calves were infected with T. saginata ova from a...

Author(s)
Kirichek, V. S.; Belousov, M. N.; Nikitin, A. S.
Citation
Meditsinskaya Parazitologiya i Parazitarnye Bolezni, 1984, No.6, pp 27-33
Abstract

E. granulosus infections in dogs in the Yakutsk region (USSR) are infrequent and only 0.02% of 17 000 cattle examined in recent years were infected. However, 1.02% of 11 000 reindeer in the region and 14 of 641 reindeer and 71.4% of wolves within the Bulunsk district were infected, suggesting that...

Author(s)
Safronov, M. G.; Isakov, S. I.
Citation
Byulleten' Vsesoyuznogo Instituta Gel'mintologii im. K.I. Skryabina, 1984, No.37, pp 58-59
Abstract

Ova from cestodes recovered from dogs infected with hydatids from Rangifer tarandus in Yakutiya, USSR, were not infective to cattle but young R. tarandus became infected and small hydatids were recovered, 9 months after infection, from the lungs and other organs. Cysts from the brain contained...

Author(s)
Safronov, M. G.; Isakov, S. I.
Citation
Nauchno-Tekhnicheskiĭ Byulleten' VASKhNIL, Sibirskoe OtdelenieNauchno-Tekhnicheskiĭ Byulleten' VASKhNIL, Sibirskoe Otdelenie (Infektsionnye i invazionnye bolezni zhivotnykh Yakutii)., 1982, No. 9, pp 29-31

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