Experts and Doctors on ixodes in Budapest, Hungary
Locale: Budapest, Hungary
van Duijvendijk G, Coipan C, Wagemakers A, Fonville M, ErsÃ¶z J, Oei A, et al
. Larvae of Ixodes ricinus transmit Borrelia afzelii and B. miyamotoi to vertebrate hosts. Parasit Vectors. 2016;9:97 pubmed publisher
..As a result, B. afzelii can cycle between larvae through rodents. Our findings further imply that larval bites on humans, which easily go unnoticed, can cause Lyme borreliosis and Borrelia miyamotoi disease. ..
Földvári G, Rigó K, Majlathova V, Majláth I, Farkas R, Pet Ko B. Detection of Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato in lizards and their ticks from Hungary. Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis. 2009;9:331-6 pubmed publisher
..The role of green lizards has been confirmed, and the implication of Balkan wall lizards is suggested in the natural cycle of B. lusitaniae at our study site. ..
Rigó K, Gyuranecz M, Tóth A, Földvári G. Detection of Borrelia burgdorferi Sensu Lato and Anaplasma phagocytophilum in small mammals and ectoparasites in Hungary. Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis. 2011;11:1499-501 pubmed publisher
..57%, 0.06%, and 0.19% for A. phagoctyophilum, B. afzelii, and Borrelia garinii, respectively, in questing ticks). The present study is the first report of borreliae from I. acuminatus and H. concinna from Hungary. ..
Földvári G, Rigó K, Jablonszky M, Biró N, Majoros G, Molnar V, et al
. Ticks and the city: ectoparasites of the Northern white-breasted hedgehog (Erinaceus roumanicus) in an urban park. Ticks Tick Borne Dis. 2011;2:231-4 pubmed publisher
..This calls attention to the risk of possible tick-borne human infections that urban hedgehogs can pose. ..
Hornok S, Mulvihill M, Szoke K, Gönczi E, Sulyok K, Gyuranecz M, et al
. Impact of a freeway on the dispersal of ticks and Ixodes ricinus-borne pathogens: forested resting areas may become Lyme disease hotspots. Acta Vet Hung. 2017;65:242-252 pubmed publisher
Hornok S, Micsutka A, Fernandez de Mera I, Meli M, Gönczi E, Tanczos B, et al
. Fatal bovine anaplasmosis in a herd with new genotypes of Anaplasma marginale, Anaplasma ovis and concurrent haemoplasmosis. Res Vet Sci. 2012;92:30-5 pubmed publisher
..This is the first report of fatal bovine anaplasmosis associated with divergent A. marginale genotypes and concurrent 'CandidatusM. haemobos' infection, as well as of an A. ovis strain in ticks collected from cattle...