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Epidemiology of bovine anaplasmosis and babesiosis in Latin America and the Caribbean.
The various parameters which interact in the epizootiology of babesiosis and anaplasmosis and which it is necessary to obtain in a survey are analysed and the two diseases compared. Where no data areExpand
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The prevalence of anthelmintic resistance in nematode parasites of sheep in southern Latin America: general overview.
South America has a large population of small ruminants. Currents estimates are approximately 100 million sheep and 23 million goats. A large percentage of these flocks are raised in the humidExpand
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Tests to determine LC50 and discriminating doses for macrocyclic lactones against the cattle tick, Boophilus microplus.
Laboratory tests were carried out on larvae and adults of the cattle tick Boophilus microplus to determine the toxicity of macrocyclic lactone acaricides (MLs). Technical and commercial MLs were usedExpand
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Strategies for the control of one-host ticks and relationship with tick-borne diseases in South America.
  • A. Nari
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Veterinary parasitology
  • 1 March 1995
A variety of hemoparasites occurs in ruminants of South America (12 degrees 00'N-56 degrees 00'S), but there is consensus on the significant economic impact of babesiosis (Babesia bovis and BabesiaExpand
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The prevalence of anthelmintic resistance in nematode parasites of sheep in southern Latin America: Uruguay.
This survey was conducted on 252 farms randomly distributed over all the sheep raising areas in Uruguay. The study involved farms with more than 600 sheep, which represented 80% of the total sheepExpand
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Taenia solium cysticercosis/taeniosis: potential linkage with FAO activities; FAO support possibilities.
Neurocysticercosis due to Taenia solium metacestodes is an important cause of human morbidity and mortality, particularly in parts of Latin America, Africa and Asia. The disease has been recognizedExpand
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Babesiosis (Babesia bovis) Stability in Unstable Environments
Abstract: Enzootic stability (herd immunity) in bovine babesiosis occurs when the rate of transmission (inoculation rate) of Babesia spp by the tick vector is sufficient to immunize a majority ofExpand
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Impact of Babesia bovis and Babesia bigemina on the production of beef cattle in Uruguay.
Uruguay is situated in a marginal area for the development of Boophilus microplus (30 degrees 35 degrees South Lat.) with important areas of enzootic instability for Babesia bovis and B. bigemina.Expand
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