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The bovine taeniosis-cysticercosis complex is considered a zoonosis of major impact on public and animal health, resulting in economic losses resulting from carcasses condemnation during these animals slaughter. This study aimed to perform a diagnosis of the situation of the taeniosis-cysticercosis ...

Author(s)
Bürger, K. P.; Buzza, P. L. T.; Buzza Neto, E.; Santos, L. R. dos; Rossi, G. A. M.; Martins, A. M. C. V.
Publisher
Faculdade de Veterinaria, Universidade Federal Fluminense, Niterói, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Ciência Veterinária, 2015, 22, 1, pp 23-27
Abstract

Slaughterhouses act as instruments of communicable disease control and surveillance, enabling the tracking and the discovery of high-risk areas where the occurrence of a certain condition may exist. In cattle, cysticercosis is a parasitic infection diagnosed during routine inspection and...

Author(s)
Oliveira, J. T. F. de; Medeiros, E. S. de; Porto, W. J. N.; Pinheiro Júnior, J. W.; Alves, L. C.; Silva, P. G. da; Soares, K. D. A.
Publisher
Higiene Alimentar, São Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Revista Higiene Alimentar, 2013, 27, 220/221, pp 94-97
Abstract

Cysticercosis is a worldwide disease that affects herds and people who live in places with low hygienic and sanitary condition and untreated sewage. It is considered endemic in developing countries, leading carcass condemnation, depreciation, and retention in slaughterhouses. Therefore, the aim of...

Author(s)
Cipriano, R. C.; Faria, P. B.; Guimarães, G. C.; Mascarenhas, D. R.
Publisher
Faculdade de Veterinaria, Universidade Federal Fluminense, Niterói, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Ciência Veterinária, 2015, 22, 1, pp 54-57
AbstractFull Text

The cysticercosis is one of the most important zoonoses in social, economic, and public-health affairs in Brazil. Since the animals commonly have no symptoms, losses occur in the final stage of cut, after the slaughter in post-mortem inspection, leading to condemnation of carcasses, decreasing meat ...

Author(s)
Alves Neto, A. F.
Publisher
F. B. Moreira, Londrina, Brazil
Citation
PUBVET, 2009, 3, 42, pp unpaginated
Abstract

The study was conducted to determine the prevalence of cysticercosis in slaughtered buffaloes from Jequie, Bahia, Brazil between August 2004 and July 2006. Results revealed that the prevalence of bovine cysticercosis was 1.74%. A total of 5571 of the 10 857 condemned organs were due to the presence ...

Author(s)
Santos, V. C. R.; Ramos, E. T. R.; Almeida Filho, F. S. de; Pinto, J. M. da S.; Munhoz, A. D.
Publisher
Universidade Federal de Goiás, Escola de Veterinária, Goiânia, Brazil
Citation
Ciência Animal Brasileira, 2008, 9, 1, pp 132-139
Abstract

This study was conducted to determine the utilization of diaphragm muscles and slaughterhouse pillars for the detection of Cysticercus vesicles. The study was performed between July 2002 and December 2003 during summer and winter seasons (October 2002 and March 2003, and April 2003 and September...

Author(s)
Queiroz, M. G. de; Ferreira, J. M.; Bandeirra, C. M.
Publisher
Faculdade de Veterinaria, Universidade Federal Fluminense, Niterói, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Ciência Veterinária, 2008, 15, 3, pp 152-158
Abstract

Bovine cysticercosis is a zoonosis of major impact for both animal and public health. Cysticercus bovis is most commonly found at post mortem inspection of slaughtered cattle in Brazil where it is considered as a very common cause of carcasses condemnation and organs, generating a significative...

Author(s)
Silva, D. da R.; Albuquerque, G. R.
Publisher
Sociedade de Medicina Veterinaria do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janerio, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Medicina Veterinária, 2010, 32, 4, pp 225-228
Abstract

Cysticercosis prevalence was determined in 402 117 slaughtered cattle in an abattoir in Minas Gerais, Brazil, in 2000-2003. The prevalence was 4.60%, being higher in 2001 (6.27%) and lower in 2003 (2.73%). The degenerate condition was predominant (2.70%) except in 2003 (2.97%). The parasites were...

Author(s)
Carvalho, L. T. de; Costa, R. F. R. da; Santos, I. F. dos; Carvalho, A. L. T. de
Publisher
Faculdade de Veterinaria, Universidade Federal Fluminense, Niterói, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Ciência Veterinária, 2006, 13, 2, pp 109-112
AbstractFull Text

This survey was carried out in slaughter plants in the southern of the Espírito Santo State in order to study the causes and the percentages of liver condemnation during post mortem examination from 2008 to 2010. The main reasons for the condemnation of cattle livers in routine meat inspection of...

Author(s)
Vieira, N. P.; Faria, P. B.; Mattos, M. R.; Pereira, A. A.
Publisher
FEPMVZ - Editora, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Citation
Arquivo Brasileiro de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, 2011, 63, 6, pp 1605-1608
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Brazil is one of the major world powers for fish-farming, with a fishing and aquaculture production volume reaching more than one million tons in 2004. National Aquaculture production is growing on average 21.1% annually, surpassing statistically other activities of national importance such as ...

Author(s)
Magalhães, Â. M. S. de; Costa, B. S.; Tavares, G. C.; Carvalho, S. I. G. de
Publisher
F. B. Moreira, Londrina, Brazil
Citation
PUBVET, 2012, 6, 25, pp Art. 1416

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