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https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29845979/retraction-note-to-therapeutic-management-of-trypanosomosis-with-ophthalmic-involvement-in-a-dog
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S K Behera, K Sarma, Parthasarathi Behera, M Ayub Ali
[This retracts the article DOI: 10.1007/s12639-017-0953-z.].
June 2018: Journal of Parasitic Diseases: Official Organ of the Indian Society for Parasitology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29844640/the-first-finding-of-moniliformis-moniliformis-acanthocephala-moniliformidae-in-belarus
#2
V V Shimalov
Information on the detection of acanthocephalan Moniliformis moniliformis (Bremser, 1811) in a striped field mouse in Belarus and the short description of this parasite is given. The first finding of this helminth in Belarus (Malorita district of Brest region, south-western part of Belarus) is reported. The functioning of the centre of moniliformosis on the drainage system in the Malorita district is described. Rodents, as well as other animals as definitive hosts and insects as intermediate hosts of acanthocephalan Moniliformis moniliformis , take part in centre formation...
June 2018: Journal of Parasitic Diseases: Official Organ of the Indian Society for Parasitology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29844639/-psoroptes-mites-infestation-in-a-captive-burmese-red-serow-capricornis-sumatraensis-subspecies-rubidus-of-indo-burma-bio-diversity-hotspot
#3
Nirali Shah, Dhrubajyoti Borpojari, Kalyan Sarma, M Ayub Ali, Basanta Saikia, Hitesh Bayan, Fazal Ali Ahmed, Gunjan Das
An 8 years old male Burmese Red Serow ( Capricornis sumatraensis sub species rubidus ) from Aizawl Zoological Park was presented to the Teaching Veterinary Clinical Complex. An exploratory skin scraping revealed existence of nymphal as well as adult stages of mites of the Psoroptes spp. which were not associated with any overt lesions typical to mite infestation such as pruritus, erythema or scaling of the epidermis. The mites were identified as per their morphology, size and shape. Haemato-biochemical analysis revealed alteration of certain haematological and biochemical parameters...
June 2018: Journal of Parasitic Diseases: Official Organ of the Indian Society for Parasitology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29844638/gross-histopathology-and-molecular-diagnosis-of-oesophagostomosis-in-sheep
#4
A C Satish, K Nagarajan, C Balachandran, C Soundararajan, R Legadevi
A total of 120 tissue samples (Rumen, reticulum, omasum, abomasum, small intestine and large intestine) were collected from slaughter houses in Chennai, Kanchipuram and Tiruvallur districts and five samples from necropsy room at Department of Veterinary Pathology, Madras Veterinary College, Chennai, Tamil Nadu. Overall prevalence of GI parasites was 52.00%. Among the positive samples, single infection was found to be more (53.84%) than themixed infection (46.15%). Out of which, oesophagostomosis was 17.00% and found as single infection...
June 2018: Journal of Parasitic Diseases: Official Organ of the Indian Society for Parasitology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29844637/endoparasites-of-crotalus-tzabcan-serpentes-viperidae-with-a-checklist-in-rattlesnakes
#5
Rubén Alonso Carbajal-Márquez, David González-Solís, J Rogelio Cedeño-Vázquez
The helminth and pentastomid fauna of 50 specimens of Crotalus tzabcan from the Yucatán Peninsula, Mexico is documented. The examination revealed the presence of three nematode species ( Hastospiculum onchocercum , Hexametra boddaertii , and Travassosascaris araujoi ), and one pentastomid ( Porocephalus crotali ). The threee nematode species had the same prevalence (2%), while the pentastomid had a higher prevalence (8%). The pentastomid P. crotali was the most abundant and intense parasite, although it was only found in four snake hosts...
June 2018: Journal of Parasitic Diseases: Official Organ of the Indian Society for Parasitology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29844636/is-the-cattle-tick-rhipicephalus-annulatus-say-1821-reared-on-the-rabbit
#6
Sobhy Abdel-Shafy
The cattle tick Rhipicephalus annulatus Say, 1821 (Acari: Ixodidae) is the main tick species on cattle in Egypt. This study was designed to know the possibility of rearing R. annulatus on rabbits in order to obtaining an adequate tick number and maintaining this tick species in lab to the next generation. Additionally, a comparison was performed between some biological parameters in R. annulatus fed on rabbits with that fed on cows. Six New Zealand white rabbits were used as a lab animal for rearing R. annulatus ...
June 2018: Journal of Parasitic Diseases: Official Organ of the Indian Society for Parasitology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29844635/-aphelenchoides-manipurensis-sp-nov-nematoda-tylenchina-from-manipur-india
#7
Loukrakpam Bina Chanu, Naorem Mohilal
Aphelenchoides manipurensis sp. nov. was collected from two different localities of Manipur. Though the specimens collected from two different areas show some variations in their morphology and morphometric data, it was taken as the same species due to similarities in many characters. A. manipurensis sp. nov. had females with L = 294.1-461.91 µm, a = 24.28-38.14, b = 6.3-8.65, b' = 3.61-4.68, c = 12.47-16.46, c' = 3-4.25, stylet = 10.38-13.84 µm, V = 68.88-71.69, post uterine sac = 25...
June 2018: Journal of Parasitic Diseases: Official Organ of the Indian Society for Parasitology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29844634/molecular-detection-of-hepatozoon-canis-in-dogs-from-kerala
#8
Bindu Lakshmanan, K Jain Jose, Arun George, N P Usha, K Devada
India has a wide range of agro-climatic zones which is highly conducive for a diverse range of vectors and canines are continuously exposed to the risk of spectrum of tick borne protozoan diseases. The brown dog tick, Rhipicephalus sanguineus is widely prevalent among dogs in Kerala and there is a high prevalence of this tick transmitted Babesia and Ehrlichia spp. infection. However, the incidence of Hepatozoon canis transmitted by the same tick species had not been reported in the state since 2004. Preliminary screening of client owned dogs revealed six dogs to be positive for typical gelatin capsule shaped gamonts of H...
June 2018: Journal of Parasitic Diseases: Official Organ of the Indian Society for Parasitology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29844633/therapeutic-potential-effect-of-bone-marrow-derived-mesenchymal-stem-cells-on-chronic-liver-disease-in-murine-schistosomiasis-mansoni
#9
Mohamed H Hegab, Somia H Abd-Allah, Maha S Badawey, Ayman A Saleh, Ashraf S Metwally, Ghada M Fathy, Soad M Nada, Sara A Abdel-Rahman, Amira A Saleh, Amal Fawzy, Mohammed Abu El-Magd
Some reports have shown that mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) therapy could ameliorate chemically-induced hepatic fibrosis. This research assesses the therapeutic action of bone marrow mesenchymal stem cells (BM-MSCs) on chronic diseased liver in Schistosoma mansoni infected mice. All infected female mice divided into three groups, one group (15 mice) treated with oral praziquantel (PZQ), second group (15 mice) received intravenous injection of BM-MSCs and third group (15 mice) treated with both MSCs + PZQ...
June 2018: Journal of Parasitic Diseases: Official Organ of the Indian Society for Parasitology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29844632/bioinformatics-analysis-of-single-and-multi-hybrid-epitopes-of-gra-1-gra-4-gra-6-and-gra-7-proteins-to-improve-dna-vaccine-design-against-toxoplasma-gondii
#10
Minoo Shaddel, Mansour Ebrahimi, Mohammad Reza Tabandeh
Toxoplasma gondii , is a causative agent of morbidity and mortality in immunocompromised and congenitally-infected individuals. Attempts to construct DNA vaccines against T. gondii using surface proteins are increasing. The dense granule antigens are highly expressed in the acute and chronic phases of T. gondii infection and considered as suitable DNA vaccine candidates to control toxoplasmosis. In the present study, bioinformatics tools and online software were used to predict, analyze and compare the structural, physical and chemical characters and immunogenicity of the GRA-1, GRA-4, GRA-6 and GRA-7 proteins...
June 2018: Journal of Parasitic Diseases: Official Organ of the Indian Society for Parasitology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29844631/prevalence-of-cymothoid-isopods-crustacea-isopoda-and-proximate-analysis-of-parasites-and-their-host-fishes-southeastern-india
#11
Rajendran Rajaram, Kulanthasamy Rakesh Kumar, Shanmugam Vinothkumar, Ephrime B Metillo
Cymothoid isopods (Crustacea, Isopoda) are considered as potential threat to the health of different fish species. In order to evaluate the prevalence and proximate analysis of Cymothoid isopods and its host, an investigation was carried out fish species belonging to families Hemiramphidae and Belonidae in the Palk Bay region, Southeastern India. A total of 1265 individuals of teleost fish belonging to family Hemiramphidae species, Hemiramphus far (462), H. archipelagicus (78), and H. lutkie (277) and another family Belonidae species, Tylosurus crocodilus (448), were examined for cymothoid ectoparasitic infestation...
June 2018: Journal of Parasitic Diseases: Official Organ of the Indian Society for Parasitology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29844630/sandflies-species-composition-activity-and-natural-infection-with-leishmania-parasite-identity-in-lesion-isolates-of-cutaneous-leishmaniasis-central-iran
#12
Mahmood Reza Gholamian-Shahabad, Kourosh Azizi, Qasem Asgari, Mohsen Kalantari, Mohammad Djaefar Moemenbellah-Fard
Zoonotic cutaneous leishmaniosis (ZCL) is a crucial public health challenge in Iran. Sandflies feed on reservoir rodents' blood infected with Leishmania parasite and transmit it to other hosts. This study was conducted to find out the composition and monthly activity of sandflies as well as to identify the protozoan pathogens ( Leishmania / Crithidia ) by polymerase chain reaction (PCR) in an emerging ZCL focus of Abarkooh, Yazd province, Iran, in 2016. A cross-sectional study was done in rural areas of Abarkooh...
June 2018: Journal of Parasitic Diseases: Official Organ of the Indian Society for Parasitology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29844629/some-epidemiological-aspects-of-cutaneous-leishmaniasis-with-emphasis-on-vectors-and-reservoirs-of-disease-in-the-borderline-of-iran-and-iraq
#13
Mohammad Moradi, Yavar Rassi, Mohammad Reza Abai, Alireza Zahraei Ramazani, Mehdi Mohebali, Sayena Rafizadeh
Cutaneous leishmaniasis (CL) is endemic and a major health problem in 17 provinces out of 31 in Iran. This study aimed to determine vectors and reservoirs of the disease using molecular techniques in the borderline of Iran and Iraq. Sand flies and rodents were sampled using sticky paper traps and metal wire live traps, respectively, in the selected villages. About 10% of archived confirmed human positive slides was randomly checked for Leishmania by PCR-RFLP assay. The female sand flies were dissected in alcohol 96% in a sterile condition, the head and two segments of the abdomen end permanently mounted for identification and the remaining of body used for DNA extraction...
June 2018: Journal of Parasitic Diseases: Official Organ of the Indian Society for Parasitology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29844628/the-impact-of-anthelminthic-therapeutics-on-serological-and-tissues-apoptotic-changes-induced-by-experimental-trichinosis
#14
Samia E Etewa, Ghada M Fathy, Sara A Abdel-Rahman, Dalia Abd El-Khalik, Mohamed H Sarhan, Maha S Badawey
Trichinosis is a sharable parasitic disease caused by Trichinella spp., the disease occurred on eating inappropriate cooked pork infected by the parasite encysted larvae. This study aimed to evaluate experimentally the impact of treatment by thiabendazole, praziquantel (PZQ) and prednisone on T. spiralis induced parasitological, serological and apoptotic changes. Forty albino rats were infected orally each by ± 1000 larvae, divided into four groups each of 10 rats, group (A) infected control, group (B) thiabendazole tested, group (C) PZQ tested and group (D) prednisone tested...
June 2018: Journal of Parasitic Diseases: Official Organ of the Indian Society for Parasitology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29844627/description-of-tetracotyle-wayanadensis-n-sp-digenea-strigeidae-metacercaria-infecting-six-species-of-freshwater-fishes-from-western-ghats-india
#15
P J Jithila, P K Prasadan
Tetracotyle wayanadensis n. sp. (Digenea, Strigeidae) infecting different organs of six species of freshwater fishes, Haludaria fasciata (eye, buccal cavity), Amblypharyngodon melettinus (eye, buccal cavity), Aplochelus lineatus (operculum, heart, mesenteries), Pethia conchonius (brain), Parambassis thomassi (muscles, mesenteries) and Lepidocephalus thermali (mesenteries) collected from water bodies in the Wayanad region of the Western Ghats is described and illustrated. Tetracotyle wayanadensis n. sp. is new to the genus and is separated from its congeners on the basis of differences in morphology and morphometry...
June 2018: Journal of Parasitic Diseases: Official Organ of the Indian Society for Parasitology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29844626/furcocercous-cercariae-infecting-freshwater-snails-in-malabar-two-new-species-from-lymnea-luteola-lamarck-and-gyraulus-convexiusculus-hutton
#16
N K Sanil, K P Janardanan
The present paper describes two new species of furcocercous cercariae, Cercaria sp. XVIII Malabar n. sp. and Cercaria sp. XIX Malabar n. sp. infecting the freshwater snails, Lymnea luteola and Gyraulus convexiusculus respectively in the Malabar region of Kerala. Cercaria sp. XVIII Malabar n. sp., is a distome, pharyngeate, non-ocellate, longifurcate furcocercous cercaria with two pairs of penetration glands and 16 pairs of flame cells and recovered from L. luteola . Cercaria sp. XIX Malabar n. sp., is also a distome, pharyngeate, longifurcate cercaria with a pair of unpigmented eyespots and 20 pairs of flame cells and recovered from G...
June 2018: Journal of Parasitic Diseases: Official Organ of the Indian Society for Parasitology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29844625/biochemical-and-ultrastructural-changes-in-raillietina-echinobothrida-in-vitro-exposed-to-extract-of-lysimachia-ramosa
#17
Paulomi Dey, Bishnupada Roy
Lysimachia ramosa (Primulaceae) is a traditionally used medicinal plant, leaves extract of which is being widely used by the Jaintia tribes of Meghalaya, India for controlling helminthiasis. Preliminary investigation carried out on helminth parasites revealed that the crude extract of the plant causes deformity in the surface topography leading to death of the parasites. Therefore, the present study was conducted to identify the specific fraction of the crude leaf extract of the plant responsible for cestocidal efficacy, through biochemical and ultrastructural studies in Raillietina echinobothrida exposed to crude extract and its different fractions namely hexane, chloroform, ethyl acetate and n -butanol...
June 2018: Journal of Parasitic Diseases: Official Organ of the Indian Society for Parasitology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29844624/effect-of-entomopathogenic-nematode-of-heterorhabditis-indica-infection-on-immune-and-antioxidant-system-in-lepidopteran-pest-spodoptera-litura-lepidoptera-noctuidae
#18
K Lalitha, S Karthi, G Vengateswari, R Karthikraja, P Perumal, M S Shivakumar
Entomopathogenic nematodes form excellent tools to study insect immunity in response to during infection. Insects activate as several defense mechanisms, namely Phenoloxidase, haemocytes, detoxification and antioxidant enzymes. However little mechanistic information is available about the sublethal effects of entomopathogenic nematodes infection on detoxification and immune mechanisms in lepidopteran insects. In the present study, the effects of infection on antioxidant, detoxification and immune systems of Spodoptera litura larvae were studied...
June 2018: Journal of Parasitic Diseases: Official Organ of the Indian Society for Parasitology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29844623/efficacy-of-some-essential-oils-on-cephalopina-titillator-with-special-concern-to-nasal-myiasis-prevalence-among-camels-and-its-consequent-histopathological-changes
#19
Nadia M T Abu El Ezz, Noha M F Hassan, Amira H El Namaky, Faten Abo-Aziza
Nasopharyngeal myiasis is an important high incidence disease among camels in the Middle East and North of Africa caused by Cephalopina titillator ( C. titillator ) that results in sever economic losses in many camel breeding areas around the world. The current study was conducted to evaluate the efficacy of three essential oils; camphor, ginger and cinnamon oils and their histopathological effects on the 3rd larval instar of C. titillator, with special regard to the prevalence percentage of C. titillator infestation in slaughtered camels at Egyptian abattoirs in addition to investigate histopathological alterations of the infested animal's tissue...
June 2018: Journal of Parasitic Diseases: Official Organ of the Indian Society for Parasitology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29844622/achievement-amastigotes-of-leishmania-infantum-and-investigation-of-pathological-changes-in-the-tissues-of-infected-golden-hamsters
#20
Sajad Rashidi, Kurosh Kalantar, Gholamreza Hatam
Leishmania infantum is an agent of visceral leishmaniasis (VL). Amastigote form is a more appropriate target for investigations on vaccines, treatment, and diagnosis. This study aimed to achieve the amastigotes of L. infantum in the golden hamster and J774 macrophages and report the pathological changes that occur in the liver and spleen of the hamsters with VL. 4 male golden hamsters were infected with L. infantum promastigotes. After 5 months, the hamsters were euthanized and touch and pathology smears were prepared from the livers and spleens...
June 2018: Journal of Parasitic Diseases: Official Organ of the Indian Society for Parasitology
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