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Abstract

The recommendations for the chemical, biological, vector and environmental management of fascioliasis in cattle and buffaloes in Asia are presented.

Author(s)
Copland, R. S.; Skerratt, L. F.
Publisher
Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR), Canberra, Australia
Citation
Overcoming liver fluke as a constraint to ruminant production in South-East Asia, 2008, pp 55-68
Abstract

Schistosoma species have traditionally been arranged in groups based on egg morphology, geographical origins and the genus or family of snail intermediate host. One of these groups is the 'S. indicum group' comprising species from Asia that use pulmonate snails as intermediate hosts. Four members...

Author(s)
Agatsuma, T.; Iwagami, M.; Liu, C. X.; Rajapakse, R. P. V. J.; Mondal, M. M. H.; Kitikoon, V.; Ambu, S.; Agatsuma, Y.; Blair, D.; Higuchi, T.
Publisher
CAB International, Wallingford, UK
Citation
Journal of Helminthology, 2002, 76, 1, pp 7-19
Abstract

This paper reports that the prevalence of snails infected with Schistosoma japonicum was reduced in 2 marshland areas of China [Jiangxi Province], when measures were taken to control the sources of infection (residents working in the marshland). The important role of cattle in the transmission of ...

Author(s)
Liu HongYun; Hu Fei; Su LiHua; Liu YaoMin; Yu Jia; Wang LaMei
Citation
Chinese Journal of Parasitic Disease Control, 1996, 9, 3, pp 182-184
Abstract

Orientobilharzia infection in animals was investigated on cattle and sheep farms in the central, western and northwest regions of Jilin, China. The infection rate in cattle was 95.45% (168/176) in the central area, the positive rate of dairy cows was 20% (4/20) in the western grassland; the...

Author(s)
Shi, X. Z.; Zhou, G.; Geng, J. M.; Sun, W. H.; Su, J. M.; Liu, J. Q.; Chen, S. Z.; Liu, Y.; Jin, X. K.; Zheng, Y. J.; Qu, H.; Gao, F.
Citation
Chinese Journal of Veterinary Science and Technology, 1992, 22, 10, pp 15-17
Abstract

Schistosomiasis generally occurs only in cattle grazing or staying in water infected with schistosomes, but infestation of stall-fed animals has not been reported. In October, 1987, the stall-fed cows of a dairy farm located not far from the Dongxi Lake Wuhan, Hubei, China, exhibited clinical signs ...

Author(s)
Yang, S. D.
Citation
Chinese Journal of Veterinary Medicine, 1992, 18, 11, pp 25
Abstract

The results of an epidemiological investigation of Schistosoma japonicum infection in humans, cattle, buffaloes and other domestic animals, and Oncomelania snails, in 2 villages in China are presented. Chuanxing village is located in a plateau basin in Sichuan Province, and Zhonghe village is...

Author(s)
Zheng Jiang; Gu XueGuang; Qiu ZongLin
Citation
Chinese Journal of Parasitology & Parasitic Diseases, 1996, 14, 1, pp 1-4
Abstract

Examination of the faeces of 20 000 cattle and buffaloes from different localities around Rubwa showed rates of infection with schistosomes ranging from 7 to 21%. Schistosoma indicum and S. bovis were identified. The rate of infection was related to feed source (grazing, stall feeding, mixed) and...

Author(s)
Anwar, A. H.; Gill, S. A.
Citation
Pakistan Veterinary Journal, 1990, 10, 2, pp 86-87
Abstract

In Kashmir, India, 85.1% of cattle, 51.3% of sheep and 14.8% of goats from a total of 333 animals examined at necropsy were infected with Fasciola spp. The prevalence rate varied from 66.6 to 100%, 25.0 to 100% and 0 to 66.0% in cattle, sheep and goats respectively in different months of the year. ...

Author(s)
Sharma, R. L.; Dhar, D. N.; Raina, O. K.
Citation
British Veterinary Journal, 1989, 145, 1, pp 57-61
Abstract

This paper compares the results of a nationwide survey of the distribution of Schistosoma japonicum and its intermediate snail host in the People's Republic of China in 1989 with similar [comparable?] surveys in 1963. The author describes the prolonged national control programme and identifies...

Author(s)
Yuan, H. C.
Citation
Chinese Medical Journal, 1993, 106, 8, pp 563-568
Abstract

Investigation of ponds and waterlogged areas in Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh, India, revealed Indoplanorbis exustus shedding cercariae of Schistosoma spindale, S. indicum and S. nasale, and Lymnaea luteola shedding cercariae of S. incognitum and Orientobilharzia dattai. Examination of local livestock...

Author(s)
Agrawal, M. C.; Banerjee, P. S.; Shah, H. L.
Citation
Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 1991, 85, 2, pp 231

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