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The aims of this study were: to determine the prevalence of intestinal parasites in dogs and cats in Ireland; to determine the popularity and frequency of use of anthelmintic products available on the market; and to determine the accuracy of microscopic analysis in comparison with the...

Author(s)
Mangan, A.
Publisher
Veterinary Ireland, Dublin, Irish Republic
Citation
Veterinary Ireland Journal, 2019, 9, 10, pp 538-541
Abstract

Entamoeba histolytica, a protozoan parasite that affects humans and other primates all over the world. It is a common waterborne pathogen in endemic areas that have fecal oral transmission cycle. The aim of the present study was to examine the prevalence of E. histolytica and other Entamoeba...

Author(s)
Alam, M. A.; Azhar Maqbool; Nazir, M. M.; Muhammad Lateef; Khan, M. S.; Lindsay, D. S.
Publisher
Elsevier B. V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 2015, 207, 3/4, pp 216-219
Abstract

Giardia duodenalis is a worldwide intestinal parasite and is one of the most frequent protozoa species infecting dogs and cats. This study aimed to modify the methodology of Alere GIARDIA Ag TEST KIT for its use in frozen fecal sediments with different storage times in a freezer (-20°C), thus...

Author(s)
Costa, V. A. N.; Brener, B.; Fonseca, A. B. M.; Sudré, A. P.
Publisher
Academia Brasileira de Ciencias, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Citation
Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ciencias, 2018, 90, 1, pp 479-483
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Aims: Cryptosporidiosis is an important zoonotic disease of major public and veterinary concern. The disease affects humans and a variety of animal species including the domestic dog. This study aimed to determine the prevalence and risk factors associated with Cryptosporidium spp. infection in...

Author(s)
Eze, U. U.; Ezeh, I. O.; Nzeakor, T. A.; Attama, S. C.; Ezenduka, E. V.; Onah, D. N.
Publisher
Veterinary World, Wankaner, India
Citation
Veterinary World, 2019, 12, 5, pp 729-734
Abstract

Enteric parasitic diseases including giardiasis are of public health concern. Different methods are available for the diagnosis of this parasitic infection in fecal samples such as the identification of protozoan cysts and trophozoites by light microscopy, detection of specific antigens by ELISA,...

Author(s)
Uchcircumflex˜a, F. F. de M.; Sudré, A. P.; Campos, S. D. E.; Almosny, N. R. P.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Microbiological Methods, 2018, 145, pp 73-78
AbstractFull Text

In this study, we aimed to introduce a new technique called TF-Test Modified/Dog for the diagnosis of gastrointestinal parasites in dogs. Fecal samples from 106 dogs were processed by the technique TF-Test Modified/Dog and the techniques of centrifugation-flotation in zinc sulfate, simple-flotation ...

Author(s)
Coelho, W. M. D.; Gomes, J. F.; Amarante, A. F. T. do; Bresciani, K. D. S.; Lumina, G.; Koshino-Shimizu, S.; Leme, D. P.; Falcão, A. X.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Parasitologia Veterinária, São Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Parasitologia Veterinária, 2013, 22, 1, pp 1-5
Abstract

Cryptosporidiosis is a parasitic zoonosis implicated in severe diarrhoea in pets and humans. This study aimed to determine the prevalence and genotypes of Cryptosporidium spp. in household dogs and in-contact children, and the risk factors associated with infection in children in Sharkia Province,...

Author(s)
Gharieb, R. M. A.; Merwad, A. M. A.; Saleh, A. A.; El-Ghany, A. M. A.
Publisher
Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., New Rochelle, USA
Citation
Vector Borne and Zoonotic Diseases, 2018, 18, 8, pp 424-432
Abstract

Background: To accurately diagnose giardiosis in dogs, knowledge of diagnostic test characteristics and expected prevalence are required. The aim of this work was to estimate test characteristics (sensitivity and specificity) of four commonly used diagnostic tests for detection of Giardia...

Author(s)
Uiterwijk, M.; Nijsse, R.; Kooyman, F. N. J.; Wagenaar, J. A.; Mughini-Gras, L.; Koop, G.; Ploeger, H. W.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Parasites and Vectors, 2018, 11, 439, pp (31 July 2018)
Abstract

Trichuris trichiura (whipworm) are soil-transmitted helminths (STHs) that causing trichuriasis in human. Trichuris vulpis, a canine whipworm has also been reported occasionally in humans. However, an overlapping dimension in the morphology and due to limited external characters between both species ...

Author(s)
Norashikin Mohd-Shaharuddin; Lim AiLian [Lim, A. L. Y. ]; Nur-Amirah Hassan; Nathan, S.; Romano Ngui
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Acta Tropica, 2019, 190, pp 269-272
Abstract

Background: Giardia duodenalis is one of the most common enteric parasites in domestic animals including dogs. Young animals are more prone to the infection, with clinical manifestations ranging from asymptomatic to acute or chronic diarrhoea. Dogs are primarily infected by canine-specific (C-D)...

Author(s)
Adell-Aledón, M.; Köster, P. C.; Lucio, A. de; Puente, P.; Hernández-de-Mingo, M.; Sánchez-Thevenet, P.; Dea-Ayuela, M. A.; Carmena, D.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
BMC Veterinary Research, 2018, 14, 26, pp (22 January 2018)

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