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Within the genus Taenia, three species are human parasites: T. solium, T. saginata and a new uncommon species, T. asiatica, described recently in Asia. T. saginata and T. solium live as adult tapeworms in human intestines, where they cause taeniasis. T. saginata is widely present worldwide, in all...

Author(s)
Bouteille, B.
Publisher
John Libbey Eurotext, Montrouge, France
Citation
Médecine et Santé Tropicales, 2014, 24, 4, pp 367-374
Abstract

Despite the EU directives which impose the mandatory inspection of carcasses, bovine cysticercosis still persists in Europe and accounts for substantial economic losses from the confiscation and condemnation, freezing and degradation of infected carcasses. The maintenance of parasitic life cycle is ...

Author(s)
Gabriël, S.; Praet, N.; Dorny, P.
Publisher
Éditions du Point Vétérinaire, Maisons-Alfort, France
Citation
Point Vétérinaire, 2012, 43, Special, pp 90-94
Abstract

Bovine cysticercosis and human taeniasis are diseases which are specific to cattle and man. The life cycle can only occur between these two hosts. Cattle are the intermediate hosts while man is the final host. This gastropod which lives in the human small intestine can reach 10 to 12 m in length....

Author(s)
Dorchies, P.
Publisher
Société Nationale des Groupements Techniques Vétérinaires, Paris, France
Citation
Bulletin des G.T.V., 2011, No.Hors Serie, pp 95-98
Abstract

Cysticercosis (beef measles) occurs as a result of the presence of Cysticercus bovis, the larvae of the human parasite Taenia saginata in the muscles of cattle. A case study that demonstrates an effective methodological approach for determining the original source of contamination in a case of...

Author(s)
Timsit, É; Tresse, C.; Jacques, J.-P.; Kon-sun-tack, A.; Chauvin, A.
Publisher
NÉVA Europarc, Créteil, France
Citation
Le Nouveau Praticien Vétérinaire Élevages et Santé, 2007, No.5, pp 81-85
Abstract

This book describes the history, symptoms, lesions, aetiology and pathology, epidemiology, preventive measures, treatment, and legislative aspects of transmissible animal diseases. Diseases described are: sheep pox, foot and mouth disease, anthrax, distemper, glanders, contagious pleuropneumonia,...

Author(s)
Blancou, J.
Publisher
Office International des Epizooties, Paris, France
Citation
Histoire de la surveillance et du contrôle des maladies animales transmissibles, 2000, pp xiv + 366 pp.
Abstract

At Geneva abattoir the frequency of cysticercosis had risen from 2.5% of cattle in 1983 to 4.5% in 1988.

Author(s)
Philippe, O.
Citation
Schweizer Archiv für Tierheilkunde, 1992, 134, 6, pp 290
Abstract

Author(s)
Rozier, J.; Tassin, P.
Citation
Recueil de Médecine Vétérinaire, 1992, 168, 5, pp 363-370
Abstract

Although less than 1% of cattle in France are infected, there are about 300 000 human cases each year, and over 15 000 cattle were found to be infected at slaughter in 1986. Most Departments have insurance schemes to protect farmers against losses. There has been a slight decrease in infestation...

Author(s)
Bonnel, A.
Citation
GDS Informations Sanitaires, 1989, No.97, pp 43-48
Abstract

During livestock inspection and vaccination programmes carried out on the island in November, December 1991 and June, July 1992, diseases were observed in 269 cattle and 232 small ruminants. The following diseases have not previously been described from Grande Comore: dermatophilosis was diagnosed...

Author(s)
Hamers, C.; Aboulhouda, Y. I.; Abdillah, Y.; Faharoudine, A.
Citation
Tropicultura, 1993, 11, 2, pp 67-69
Abstract

Of 1522 steers from one feedlot, slaughtered between November 1987 and September 1988, 95 had lesions indicative of cysticercosis. The diagnosis was confirmed histologically in 91. Lesions were in the heart in most cases.

Author(s)
Blanchette, M.; Robinson, Y.
Citation
Médecin Vétérinaire du Québec, 1989, 19, 3, pp 142-144

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