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Fox-derived Sarcoptes scabiei mites caused an outbreak of mange on a farm in Switzerland in 2018. Pruritic skin lesions suggestive of S. scabiei mite infestation developed in 4 humans who had direct contact with affected farm animals but not foxes. Sarcoptic mange is continuously spreading; such...

Author(s)
Pisano, S. R. R.; Ryser-Degiorgis, M. P.; Rossi, L.; Peano, A.; Keckeis, K.; Roosje, P.
Publisher
National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, USA
Citation
Emerging Infectious Diseases, 2019, 25, 6, pp 1235-1238
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Publisher
BMJ Publishing Group, London, UK
Citation
Veterinary Record, 2018, 183, 13, pp 401-403
Abstract

We document the species of ticks that parasitize livestock in Nicaragua. The study was based on tick collection on cattle and horses from 437 farms in nine departments. Of 4841 animals examined (4481 cows and 360 horses), 3299 were parasitized, which represent 68% of the bovines and 67% of the...

Author(s)
Düttmann, C.; Flores, B.; Kadoch, Z. N.; Bermúdez, C. S.
Publisher
Springer, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Experimental and Applied Acarology, 2016, 70, 1, pp 125-135
Abstract

Background: Mites of the genus Chorioptes are non-burrowing and cause mange in a wide range of domestic and wild animals including cattle, horses, sheep, goats, panda, moose, camelids, mydaus and alpacas. Molecular biology and host-parasite interactions of Chorioptes texanus are poorly understood,...

Author(s)
He Ran; Gu XiaoBin; Xie Yue; Peng XueRong; Angel, C.; Yang GuangYou
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Parasites and Vectors, 2019, 12, 587, pp (16 December 2019)
Abstract

Brazilian Pantanal is the world's largest wetland ecosystem, where cattle's ranching is the most important economic activity. The objective of this study was to compile some epidemiological features on equine piroplasmids from the Nhecolândia sub-region of Pantanal wetland through the evaluation of ...

Author(s)
Campos, J. B. V.; André, M. R.; Gonçalves, L. R.; Freschi, C. R.; Santos, F. M.; Oliveira, C. E. de; Piranda, E. M.; Andrade, G. B. de; Macedo, G. C.; Machado, R. Z.; Herrera, H. M.
Publisher
Elsevier GmbH, München, Germany
Citation
Ticks and Tick-borne Diseases, 2019, 10, 3, pp 714-721
Abstract

The objective of this study was to evaluate the life cycle and parasitic competence of Dermacentor nitens (Neumann, 1897) on different animal species. Experimental infestations were induced in five specimens each of seven species of possible hosts: rabbits, horses, sheep, cows, guinea pigs, birds...

Author(s)
Rodrigues, V. da S.; Garcia, M. V.; Cruz, B. C.; Maciel, W. G.; Zimmermann, N. P.; Koller, W. W.; Barros, J. C.; Andreotti, R.
Publisher
Elsevier GmbH, München, Germany
Citation
Ticks and Tick-borne Diseases, 2017, 8, 3, pp 379-384
AbstractFull Text

The aim of the study was to determine the species spectrum of ixodid ticks that infest horses and donkeys in South Africa and to identify those species that act as vectors of disease to domestic livestock. Ticks were collected opportunistically from 391 horses countrywide by their owners or grooms, ...

Author(s)
Horak, I. G.; Heyne, H.; Halajian, A.; Booysen, S.; Smit, W. J.
Publisher
AOSIS OpenJournals, Tygervalley, South Africa
Citation
Onderstepoort Journal of Veterinary Research, 2017, 84, 1, pp a1302
Abstract

Backgrounds: Corsica is a French island situated in the Mediterranean Sea. The island provides suitable natural conditions to study disease ecology, especially tick-borne diseases and emerging diseases in animals and ticks. The family Anaplasmataceae is a member of the order Rickettsiales; it...

Author(s)
Dahmani, M.; Davoust, B.; Tahir, D.; Raoult, D.; Fenollar, F.; Mediannikov, O.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Parasites and Vectors, 2017, 10, 302, pp (23 June 2017)
Abstract

Piroplasmoses are tick-borne protozoan diseases caused by hemoprotozoan parasites with considerable economic, veterinary and medical impact worldwide. Here, the presence and diversity of piroplasmids was investigated in ticks collected from domestic and wild hosts in a typical subtropical...

Author(s)
Chisu, V.; Alberti, A.; Zobba, R.; Foxi, C.; Masala, G.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Acta Tropica, 2019, 196, pp 60-65
Abstract

This special issue features 12 papers that review and provide original data on several zoonotic diseases of great public health importance in Colombia, including Dengue/Chikungunya/Zika infections, equine tick-transmitted haemoparasitoses, canine Anaplasmataceae infections, veterinary ehrlichioses, ...

Publisher
University of Cordoba, Monteria, Colombia
Citation
Revista MVZ Cordoba, 2017, 22, Suppl., pp 5991-6133

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