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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 ...

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Fan PingChin; Chung WenCheng
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Chinese Journal of Microbiology and Immunology, 1998, 31, 2, pp 84-89
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This review covers the morphology, life cycle and epidemiology (in Taiwan, Korea, Indonesia, Thailand and the Philippines) of the Asian Taenia saginata-like tapeworm. Also included is a discussion of human eating habits related to Asian taeniasis; patterns of family disease and multiple infection;...

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Fan, P. C.
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Chinese Journal of Microbiology and Immunology, 1995, 28, 2, pp 79-94
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The prevalence of metacestodiasis was investigated in 279 cattle, 171 pigs and 269 goats slaughtered at various abattoirs in Mizoram, Nagaland and Assam, India, between March 1986 and August 1987. The overall infection rates in the 3 states were 14.69%, 14.61% and 27.50%, respectively. The...

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Roy, B.; Tandon, V.
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Indian Journal of Animal Health, 1989, 28, 1, pp 5-10
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A general account of Taenia infection is given, with particular reference to the parasite's importance in India. The distribution, life cycle, diagnosis and control of the infection in man, pigs and cattle, are all considered.

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Varma, T. K.
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Livestock Adviser, 1991, 16, 7, pp 9-10
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Six 34- to 44-day-old Small-Ear-Miniature pigs and one 14-day-old Holstein calf were each fed 10 000 Taenia eggs collected from a patient in the Philippines, and sacrificed 27-43 days pi. The infection rate was 100% for both pigs and calf with cysticerci recovery rates of 11% and 6%, respectively....

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Fan, P. C.; Lin, C. Y.; Chung, W. C.
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International Journal for Parasitology, 1992, 22, 2, pp 235-238
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From September 1981 to March 1984, 227 cattle, 57 buffaloes, 203 goats and 106 pigs were examined from a slaughterhouse in northern India for the presence of metacestodes. The prevalence of hydatid cysts in cattle, buffaloes, pigs and goats was 9.7, 10.6, 2.8 and 7.8% resp. Cysticercus cellulosae ...

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Deka, D. K.; Borkakoty, M. R.; Lahkar, B. C.
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Indian Journal of Parasitology, 1985, 9, 1, pp 83-85
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In order to determine the prevalence of taeniasis, epidemiological surveys were conducted in 1986 and 1987, in Weo-Wum-Ri and Ku-Wom-Ri on Cheju Island, Korea Republic. The overall infection rate was 7% (76 of 1102). The prevalence of infected males (99%) was higher than that of females (5%). The...

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Fan, P. C.; Soh, C. T.
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Yonsei Reports on Tropical Medicine, 1989, 20, pp 64-67
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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...

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Eom, K. S.; Rim, H. J.; Geerts, S.
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Korean Journal of Parasitology, 1992, 30, 4, pp 269-275
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In order to understand the role of raw meat and viscera eating habits in the transmission of taeniasis in Asian counties, 1502 infected aborigines in 10 mountainous districts/towns of 6 counties in Taiwan, 58 infected persons in 2 villages on Cheju Island, Korea, and 97 cases in Ambarita District...

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Fan, P. C.; Chung, W. C.; Soh, C. T.; Kosman, M. L.
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Acta Tropica, 1992, 50, 4, pp 305-315
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From surface examination, livers of 256 (1.01%) of 25 358 pigs aged 6 months at an abattoir in Cheongju City (Korea) in 1989-91 were found to be infected with metacestodes of the Asian Taenia saginata (T. saginata taiwanensis). Infections in suspect livers were confirmed by microscopy of sliced...

Author(s)
Eom, K. S.; Rim, H. J.
Citation
Korean Journal of Parasitology, 1992, 30, 1, pp 15-20

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