Application of Flumethrin Pour-On on Reservoir Dogs and Its Efficacy against Sand Flies in Endemic Focus of Visceral Leishmaniasis, Meshkinshahr, Iran.

@article{Jalilnavaz2016ApplicationOF,
  title={Application of Flumethrin Pour-On on Reservoir Dogs and Its Efficacy against Sand Flies in Endemic Focus of Visceral Leishmaniasis, Meshkinshahr, Iran.},
  author={Mohammad Reza Jalilnavaz and Mohammad Reza Abai and Hassan Vatandoost and Mehdi Mohebali and Amir Akhavan and Zabihollah Zarei and Sayena Rafizadeh and Hassan Bakhshi and Yaver Rassi},
  journal={Journal of arthropod-borne diseases},
  year={2016},
  volume={10 1},
  pages={78-86}
}
BACKGROUND Visceral leishmaniasis (VL) is one of the most important parasitic zoonotic diseases in the world. Domestic dogs are the main domestic reservoirs of VL in endemic foci of Iran. Various methods, including vaccination, treatment of dogs, detection and removal of infected dogs have different results around the world. General policy on control of canine visceral leishmaniasis is protection of them from sand fly bites. The aim of this study was evaluation of pour-on application of… CONTINUE READING