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Theileriosis and babesiosis, major problems for the health of cattle and buffaloes in Africa, are reviewed. The range of ixodid vector species reported in Egypt and neighbouring countries is described, with comments on their geographical and seasonal distribution and prevalence in Egypt. The...

Author(s)
Hassanain, M. A.
Citation
Egyptian Journal of Veterinary Science, 1992, 29, pp 1-6
Abstract

This article discusses theileriosis and babesiosis and its vectors in cattle and buffaloes in Africa. The clinical aspects of the disease are also discussed.

Author(s)
Hassanain, M. A.
Publisher
National Information and Documentation Centre (NIDOC), Cairo, Egypt
Citation
Egyptian Journal of Veterinary Science, 1992, 29, pp 1-6
Abstract

Tick-borne diseases, including babesiosis, anaplasmosis, heartwater and theileriosis in cattle in Zimbabwe are briefly discussed. Special attention is given to Theileria parva infections, and its vector Rhipicephalus appendiculatus.

Author(s)
Munatswa, F. C.
Publisher
International Laboratory for Research on Animal Diseases, Nairobi, Kenya
Citation
Theileriosis in eastern, central and southern Africa. Proceedings of a workshop on East Coast fever immunization held in Lilongwe, Malawi 20-22 September 1988, 1989, pp 31
Abstract

A summary of control strategies for tick-borne disease control in Africa is presented, with reference to Theileria, Babesia, toxicoses and bacterial infections. Absolute tick control and integrated disease control programmes are discussed briefly.

Author(s)
Lawrence, J. A.
Citation
Parassitologia (Roma), 1990, 32, 1, pp 113-1115
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Author(s)
Singh, B. B.; Mbemba, Z. Z.; Welu, M.; Butera, M.; Tolenga, K.
Publisher
Office International des Epizooties (OIE), Paris, France
Citation
Premières Journées Vétérinaires Africaines, Hammamet, Tunisie, 31 mai - 2 juin 1987., 1988, pp 127-139
Abstract

The dangers of tick-borne disease other than Theileria spp. are described. In the event of the success of a Theileria vaccine, any subsequent relaxation in tick control might result in outbreaks of other tick-borne disease, such as babesiosis, anaplasmosis, and heartwater. The implication of this...

Author(s)
Uilenberg, G.
Publisher
International Laboratory for Research on Animal Diseases, P.O. Box 30709, Nairobi, Kenya
Citation
Immunization against theileriosis in Africa. Proceedings of a Joint Workshop, 1-5 October 1984, Nairobi, Kenya, ILRAD & FAO., 1985, pp 118-122
Abstract

A pilot scheme to introduce immunization against theileriosis in cattle was undertaken on the Marula Ranch, Nakuru, Kenya. The acaricide control was unconventional, in that spraying was totally removed. The known tick-borne disease problems on this farm were: Corridor disease, caused by Theileria...

Author(s)
Young, A. S.; Mutugi, J. J.; Kariuki, D. P.; Lampard, D.; Maritim, A. C.; Ngumi, P. N.; Linyonyi, A.; Leitch, B. L.; Ndungu, S. G.; Lesan, A. C.; Mining, S. K.
Publisher
International Laboratory for Research on Animal Diseases, Nairobi, Kenya
Citation
Theileriosis in eastern, central and southern Africa. Proceedings of a workshop on East Coast fever immunization held in Lilongwe, Malawi 20-22 September 1988, 1989, pp 62-67
Abstract

The problems caused by ticks and tick-borne diseases (theileriosis, babesiosis, anaplasmosis and heartwater) for livestock, particularly cattle, on the African continent are discussed. The conventional methods of tick and tick-borne disease control are discussed and are found to be inadequate in...

Author(s)
Young, A. S.; Groocock, C. M.; Kariuki, D. P.
Citation
Parasitology, 1988, 96, 2, pp 403-432
Abstract

This article (originally published in Rhodesian Veterinary Journal, 10 (1979)) discusses the history of tick-borne and tick-associated diseases in cattle (Chrysomya bezziana myiasis (frequently associated with the bites of Hyalomma spp.), rhipicephaline tick toxicosis, sweating sickness (caused by ...

Author(s)
Lawrence, J. A.; Norval, R. A. I.
Citation
Historia Medicinae Veterinariae, 1987, 12, 4, pp 89-101
Abstract

Previous studies of theileriosis reveal that in 1956 a total of 1977 cases of East Coast Fever (ECF), 65 cases of babesiosis and 22 of anaplasmosis were recorded. In 1982 a total of 7525 ECF cases, 2875 babesiosis cases and 336 anaplasmosis cases were reported but these results must be treated with ...

Author(s)
Christie, P.
Publisher
International Laboratory for Research on Animal Diseases, P.O. Box 30709, Nairobi, Kenya
Citation
Immunization against theileriosis in Africa. Proceedings of a Joint Workshop, 1-5 October 1984, Nairobi, Kenya, ILRAD & FAO., 1985, pp 38-40

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