Dirofilaria repens

Known as: Dirofilaria (Nochtiella) repens 
A filarial parasite primarily affecting dogs and cats, but causing an emerging zoonosis in humans involving subcutaneous lesions. It is transmitted… (More)
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2014
2014
Federal State No. mosquitoes analyzed No. pools analyzed No. (%) pools positive for filarial DNA* No. (%) pools positive for… (More)
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2014
2014
In Europe animal and human infections due to Dirofilaria repens are increasing. In a nationwide screening for filarioid parasites… (More)
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2013
2013
In this study, we screened field-caught mosquitoes for presence of Dirofilaria spp. by using a polymerase chain reaction (PCR… (More)
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2013
2013
As a result of globalization and climate change, Dirofilaria immitis and Dirofilaria repens, the causative agents of… (More)
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2009
2009
Dirofilaria repens, a filarial nematode of dogs and other carnivores, can accidentally infect humans. Clinical symptoms are… (More)
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2007
2007
To identify the natural vectors of Dirofilaria repens Railliet et Henry, entomological samplings were carried out in four sites… (More)
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2003
2003
The invasive mosquito Aedes albopictus (Skuse) (Diptera: Culicidae) has become widespread in Italy during the past decade. Also… (More)
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2002
2002
Cases of zoonotic dirofilariasis infection, caused by Dirofilaria repens, occur widely throughout European, African, Middle… (More)
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2002
2002
Therapy of canine dirofilariois due to Dirofilaria repens is indicated for dogs suffering from clinical signs of this disease… (More)
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1991
1991
Many species of canine filarial nematodes and their microfilariae have been described in various parts of the world. At the… (More)
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