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Babesiosis, caused by Babesia divergens, is common in cattle in the Clos-du-Doubs area of the Jura, Switzerland. Tick infestation of 3 heifers and tick infection with Babesia were observed throughout the grazing season (25 weeks) on a farm there in 1982. Less than 100 examples of Ixodes ricinus and ...

Gern, L.; Brossard, M.
Schweizer Archiv für Tierheilkunde, 1986, 128, 7, pp 361-364

In this area, since 1965, 17 foci of piroplasmosis in cattle have been identified, and between 1970 and 1981 there were 64 severe cases with haemoglobinuria; 43 of these were aged 9 months to 3 years, but 13 were cows aged 3 to 9 years. Babesia divergens, transmitted by Ixodes ricinus, was...

Gern, L.; Brossard, M.; Aeschlimann, A.; Broquet, C. A.; Quenet, G.; Stucki, J. P.; Ackermann, J.
Schweizer Archiv fur Tierheilkunde, 1982, 124, 11, pp 549-556