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Prevalence of endoparasites in stray and fostered dogs and cats in Northern Germany
To get an overview of the current state of endoparasite prevalences in stray and not well-cared dogs and cats, faecal samples of 445 stray and foster dogs and 837 stray and foster cats were collectedExpand
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Giardia in symptomatic dogs and cats in Europe--results of a European study.
The percentage of Giardia infection in dogs and cats with gastrointestinal signs presenting to clinics was examined across Europe using the IDEXX SNAP Giardia Test (IDEXX Laboratories). VeterinaryExpand
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Release of Hepatic Plasmodium yoelii Merozoites into the Pulmonary Microvasculature
Plasmodium undergoes one round of multiplication in the liver prior to invading erythrocytes and initiating the symptomatic blood phase of the malaria infection. Productive hepatocyte infection byExpand
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Cases of reduced cyathostomin egg-reappearance period and failure of Parascaris equorum egg count reduction following ivermectin treatment as well as survey on pyrantel efficacy on German horse farms.
In 2003 and 2004, on a total of 63 different German horse farms, a survey using the faecal egg count reduction (FECR) test was performed to investigate the efficacy of ivermectin (IVM, Ivomec) andExpand
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Visual diagnosis of Taenia saginata cysticercosis during meat inspection: is it unequivocal?
A total of 267 cysts were collected from March to December 2004 from two main abattoirs in northern Germany. The cysts were classified by the usual organoleptic methods during meat inspection asExpand
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Larval development of Toxocara canis in dogs.
The parasitic roundworm Toxocara canis is present in dog populations all over the world. Due to its zoonotic potential, this roundworm is of special interest not only for veterinarians, but also forExpand
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Differences in the second internal transcribed spacer (ITS-2) of eight species of gastrointestinal nematodes of ruminants.
Genetic differences in the nucleotide sequence of the second internal transcribed spacers (ITS-2) among Trichostrongylus axei, Trichostrongylus colubriformis, Ostertagia ostertagi, CooperiaExpand
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Prevalence of benzimidazole resistance on horse farms in Germany
Faecal egg counts (FECS) were made on samples from 1383 horses on 64 farms in northern Germany between August 2000 and November 2001. There were significant differences between the mean FECS in theExpand
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Evaluation of a serological method for the detection of Taenia saginata cysticercosis using serum and meat juice samples
Two peptides, HP6-2 and Ts45S-10, were used as antigens for the detection of antibodies against Taenia saginata cysticercosis in serum and meat juice samples using enzyme-linked immunosorbent assayExpand
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The use of bulk-tank milk ELISAs to assess the spatial distribution of Fasciola hepatica, Ostertagia ostertagi and Dictyocaulus viviparus in dairy cattle in Flanders (Belgium).
Fasciola hepatica, Ostertagia ostertagi and Dictyocaulus viviparus are helminth parasites with a wide distribution and an important economic impact in cattle in temperate climates. This paperExpand
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