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Hemoparasitoses have been a major constraint to livestock in areas of humid savannas. Parasitological study was conducted in the region of Savannah and region of Bandama's Valley located respectively north and center of Côte d'Ivoire. The objective was to investigate the prevalence of major blood...

Author(s)
Djakaridja, B.; Kouassi, P. Y.; Biego, G. G.; Acapovi-Yao, G.; Mavoungou, J. F.; Kouakou, E. N.
Publisher
École Nationale Vétérinaire de Toulouse, Toulouse, France
Citation
Revue de Médecine Vétérinaire, 2014, 165, 9/10, pp 297-303
Abstract

Like all parasites, ticks can be spread easily along with their hosts. Ticks are obligate parasites of vertebrates, to which they attach themselves for varying periods of time, and are well-adapted to this mode of transport. Once the transport stage is complete and they have detached at...

Author(s)
Barré, N.; Uilenberg, G.
Publisher
Office International des Épizooties, Paris, France
Citation
Revue Scientifique et Technique - Office International des Épizooties, 2010, 29, 1, pp 135-160
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An epidemiological survey carried out among veterinary surgeons in North-Kivu (n=1,021) showed that bovine theileriosis is more commonly encountered (49.35%) than anaplasmosis (35.5%) and babesiosis (15.15%). Clinical diseases were reported over the year in thirty agropastoral locations distributed ...

Author(s)
Kalume, M. K.; Losson, B.; Vyambwera, C. G.; Mbegumbaya, L.; Makumyaviri, A. M.; Saegerman, C.
Publisher
Association pour l'Étude de l'Épidémiologie des Maladies Animales, Maisons-Alfort, France
Citation
Épidémiologie et Santé Animale, 2009, No.56, pp 197-216
Abstract

Parasitological examination of 738 cattle in Northern Togo, 1-12-months-old, and of zebu, taurine or zebu × taurine types, revealed several pathogenic agents and vectors belonging to various parasite groups (piroplasms, trypanosomes, nematodes, ticks and tsetse flies). Relative prevalences for ...

Author(s)
Bouka, C. E.; Batawui, K.; Napala, A.; Bastiaensen, P.; Faye, N.; Hendrickx, G.
Publisher
CIRAD-EMVT (Département d'Élevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire du CIRAD), Cachan Cedex, France
Citation
Revue d'Élevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire des Pays Tropicaux, 2001, 54, 1, pp 17-27
Abstract

From February to December 1997, monthly postmortem examinations of six head of N'Dama cattle originating from the Central zone of humid savanna in Côte d'Ivoire were conducted. Fourteen species/genera of parasites were identified: nematodes (n=8), trematodes (n=2) cestodes (n=1) and protozoa (n=3). ...

Author(s)
Komoin-Oka, C.; Zinsstag, J.; Fofana, F.; N'Depo, A.; Pandey, V. S.
Publisher
CIRAD-EMVT (Département d'Élevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire du CIRAD), Cachan Cedex, France
Citation
Revue d'Élevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire des Pays Tropicaux, 2000, 53, 3, pp 257-262
Abstract

When 312 blood samples from cattle 6-24 months of age were examined by the thin blood smear method, the haematocrit technique, and indirect immunofluorescence (IF), microscopic examination detected 75 cases (73 by the haematocrit technique and 14 by the thin blood smear method) and IF 249 cases of ...

Author(s)
Gomes, A. F.; Kageruka, P.; Brandt, J.
Citation
Revue d'Élevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire des Pays Tropicaux, 1991, 44, 4, pp 429-435
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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

In Rwanda, 45 tick species, 5 of which are the most widespread and the most important (Rhipicephalus appendiculatus, Amblyomma variegatum, Boophilus decoloratus, R. evertsi, R. compositus), have been identified so far. These ticks infest wild and domestic animals, causing heavy losses to the...

Author(s)
Muberuka, J.
Citation
Insect Science and its Application, 1992, 13, 4, pp 621-628
Abstract

Gastro-intestinal parasitism is the cause of most deaths in cattle particularly among the young animals, 80% of which are infested. In addition, liver flukes and cysticerci are found in 30-40% of slaughtered cattle. Ticks are a permanent problem throughout the territory. Rickettsial infections and...

Author(s)
Fio-Ngaindiro, G.
Citation
Revue Scientifique et Technique, Office International des Épizooties, 1987, 6, 4, pp 955-967, 969-979
Abstract

The distribution of A. marginale, Babesia bigemina, B. bovis, Theileria parva and T. mutans in cattle in Burundi was investigated in 257 calves from 13 different regions. In parasitological tests, A. marginale was present in 5-44% of calves under 10 months, Babesia was rarely detected in blood...

Author(s)
Schlichting, H.; Rehbein, G.; Merker, M.; Hörchner, F.; Sahein, E.
Citation
Annales de la Société Belge de Médecine Tropicale, 1983, 63, 3, pp 259-266

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