strongylus

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Summary: A genus of intestinal parasitic nematodes occurring in animals and man.

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  1. doi Biodiversity and distribution of helminths and protozoa in naturally infected horses from the biosphere reserve La Sierra Madre de Chiapas", México
    A D M Güiris
    Department of Veterinary Science, Academic Group Ecosystem Management and Conservation Medicine, Faculty Veterinary Medicine, Universidad Autónoma de Chiapas, Mexico
    Vet Parasitol 170:268-77. 2010
  2. ncbi Detection and semi-quantification of Strongylus vulgaris DNA in equine faeces by real-time quantitative PCR
    Martin K Nielsen
    Department of Large Animal Sciences, Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int J Parasitol 38:443-53. 2008
  3. ncbi Prevalence of large endoparasites at necropsy in horses infected with Population B small strongyles in a herd established in Kentucky in 1966
    E T Lyons
    Department of Veterinary Science, Gluck Equine Research Center, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40546 0099, USA
    Parasitol Res 99:114-8. 2006
  4. doi Strongylus vulgaris (Looss, 1900) in horses in Italy: is it still a problem?
    C Pilo
    Dipartimento di Biologia Animale, Sezione di Parassitologia e Malattie Parassitarie, Universita degli Studi di Sassari, Via Vienna 2 07100 Sassari, Italy
    Vet Parasitol 184:161-7. 2012
  5. doi Strongylus vulgaris associated with usage of selective therapy on Danish horse farms-is it reemerging?
    M K Nielsen
    Department of Large Animal Sciences, Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Vet Parasitol 189:260-6. 2012
  6. doi Field studies indicating reduced activity of ivermectin on small strongyles in horses on a farm in Central Kentucky
    E T Lyons
    Department of Veterinary Science, Gluck Equine Research Center, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 4056 0099, USA
    Parasitol Res 103:209-15. 2008
  7. ncbi Climatic influences on development and survival of free-living stages of equine strongyles: implications for worm control strategies and managing anthelmintic resistance
    Martin K Nielsen
    Department of Large Animal Sciences, The Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University, 48 Dyrlaegevej, DK 1870 Frederiksberg C, Denmark
    Vet J 174:23-32. 2007
  8. ncbi Effects of Protostrongylus sp. and Pneumocystis sp. on the pulmonary tissue and the condition of mountain and brown hares from Finland
    Juha Laakkonen
    Haartman Institute, Department of Virology, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    J Wildl Dis 42:780-7. 2006
  9. ncbi Molecular diagnosis and equine parasitology
    J E Hodgkinson
    Department of Veterinary Parasitology, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, University of Liverpool, Pembroke Place, Liverpool L3 5QA, UK
    Vet Parasitol 136:109-16. 2006
  10. ncbi Larval development assay for detection of anthelmintic resistance in cyathostomins of Swedish horses
    Eva Osterman Lind
    Department of Parasitology SWEPAR, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences and National Veterinary Institute, SE 751 89 Uppsala, Sweden
    Vet Parasitol 128:261-9. 2005

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  1. doi Biodiversity and distribution of helminths and protozoa in naturally infected horses from the biosphere reserve La Sierra Madre de Chiapas", México
    A D M Güiris
    Department of Veterinary Science, Academic Group Ecosystem Management and Conservation Medicine, Faculty Veterinary Medicine, Universidad Autónoma de Chiapas, Mexico
    Vet Parasitol 170:268-77. 2010
    ..Species recovered included: Strongylus vulgaris, S. equinus, S. edentatus, Oxyuris equi, Parascaris equorum, Coronocyclus coronatum, C. labiatus, C...
  2. ncbi Detection and semi-quantification of Strongylus vulgaris DNA in equine faeces by real-time quantitative PCR
    Martin K Nielsen
    Department of Large Animal Sciences, Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int J Parasitol 38:443-53. 2008
    b>Strongylus vulgaris is an important strongyle nematode with high pathogenic potential infecting horses world-wide. Several decades of intensive anthelmintic use has virtually eliminated clinical disease caused by S...
  3. ncbi Prevalence of large endoparasites at necropsy in horses infected with Population B small strongyles in a herd established in Kentucky in 1966
    E T Lyons
    Department of Veterinary Science, Gluck Equine Research Center, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40546 0099, USA
    Parasitol Res 99:114-8. 2006
    ..Parascaris equorum infections (23 to 144) were in four horses (239 days to 4 years old). Strongylus vulgaris were present in the large intestine (one to 155) of 13 horses from 239 days to 23 years old and in the ..
  4. doi Strongylus vulgaris (Looss, 1900) in horses in Italy: is it still a problem?
    C Pilo
    Dipartimento di Biologia Animale, Sezione di Parassitologia e Malattie Parassitarie, Universita degli Studi di Sassari, Via Vienna 2 07100 Sassari, Italy
    Vet Parasitol 184:161-7. 2012
    A post-mortem survey was carried out on 46 Sardinian horses to evaluate the presence of Strongylus vulgaris and associated pathology...
  5. doi Strongylus vulgaris associated with usage of selective therapy on Danish horse farms-is it reemerging?
    M K Nielsen
    Department of Large Animal Sciences, Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Vet Parasitol 189:260-6. 2012
    Nematodes belonging to the order Strongylida are ubiquitous in grazing horses, and the large strongyle Strongylus vulgaris is considered the most pathogenic...
  6. doi Field studies indicating reduced activity of ivermectin on small strongyles in horses on a farm in Central Kentucky
    E T Lyons
    Department of Veterinary Science, Gluck Equine Research Center, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 4056 0099, USA
    Parasitol Res 103:209-15. 2008
    ..The results of this ivermectin investigation showed that the strongyle EPG counts started returning about twice as quickly post-ivermectin-treatment of horses than when the drug was first marketed in the early 1980s...
  7. ncbi Climatic influences on development and survival of free-living stages of equine strongyles: implications for worm control strategies and managing anthelmintic resistance
    Martin K Nielsen
    Department of Large Animal Sciences, The Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University, 48 Dyrlaegevej, DK 1870 Frederiksberg C, Denmark
    Vet J 174:23-32. 2007
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  8. ncbi Effects of Protostrongylus sp. and Pneumocystis sp. on the pulmonary tissue and the condition of mountain and brown hares from Finland
    Juha Laakkonen
    Haartman Institute, Department of Virology, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    J Wildl Dis 42:780-7. 2006
    ..The intensity of the Pneumocystis infection did not correlate with that of the lungworm infection. Within a tissue section, a slight but significant positive correlation was observed between presence of cysts and inflammatory cells...
  9. ncbi Molecular diagnosis and equine parasitology
    J E Hodgkinson
    Department of Veterinary Parasitology, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, University of Liverpool, Pembroke Place, Liverpool L3 5QA, UK
    Vet Parasitol 136:109-16. 2006
    ..Similar techniques have been developed to detect other equine parasites and these will also be discussed. Further opportunities for employing existing techniques and the need for new diagnostic tools will be highlighted...
  10. ncbi Larval development assay for detection of anthelmintic resistance in cyathostomins of Swedish horses
    Eva Osterman Lind
    Department of Parasitology SWEPAR, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences and National Veterinary Institute, SE 751 89 Uppsala, Sweden
    Vet Parasitol 128:261-9. 2005
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  11. ncbi Field evaluation of moxidectin/praziquantel oral gel in horses
    Steven T Grubbs
    Fort Dodge Animal Health, PO Box 5366, Princeton, NJ 08543, USA
    Vet Ther 4:249-56. 2003
    ..No adverse reactions to treatment were observed in any horses. Moxidectin/praziquantel gel reduced Anoplocephala spp by more than 99% and provided a significant (P <.05) reduction (> 98%) in the strongyle egg count of treated horses...
  12. ncbi Re-evaluation of ivermectin efficacy against equine gastrointestinal parasites
    T R Klei
    Department of Veterinary Science, Louisiana Agricultural Experiment Station, Louisiana State University Agriculture Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA
    Vet Parasitol 98:315-20. 2001
    ..imparidentatum, P. ratzii) and adult large strongyles (Strongylus edentatus, S. vulgaris; Triodontophorus spp including T. brevicauda, T...
  13. pmc New method for simultaneous species-specific identification of equine strongyles (nematoda, strongylida) by reverse line blot hybridization
    Donato Traversa
    Department of Comparative Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Teramo, Italy
    J Clin Microbiol 45:2937-42. 2007
    ..to identify 13 common species of equine small strongyles (cyathostomins) and to discriminate them from three Strongylus spp. (large strongyles) was demonstrated...
  14. ncbi [Parasites of the Central American tapir Tapirus bairdii (Perissodactyla: Tapiridae) in Chiapas, Mexico]
    Epigmenio Cruz Aldán
    Instituto de Historia Natural y Ecología del Estado de Chiapas, Apdo Postal No6 c p 29000 Tuxtla Gutiérrez, Chiapas, Mexico
    Rev Biol Trop 54:445-50. 2006
    ..Lacandoria sp., Neomurshidia sp., Trichostrongylus sp., Strongylus sp., Brachylumus sp, and an unidentified species of ancilostomaide. We also found Eimeria sp...
  15. ncbi Effect of early season ivermectin and pyrantel treatments on strongylid infections in young Shetland ponies in The Netherlands
    M Eysker
    Department of Infectious Diseases and Immunology, University of Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Vet Parasitol 38:33-9. 1991
    ..Faecal egg output of the large strongyles was completely suppressed in the ivermectin group. Nevertheless, Strongylus vulgaris larvae were found in the arteries of all three ponies, possibly as a result of overwintering of ..
  16. doi Silvopastoralism and autochthonous equine livestock: analysis of the infection by endoparasites
    I Francisco
    Animal Pathology Department, Epidemiology, Zoonoses and Parasitic Diseases, Veterinary Faculty, Santiago de Compostela University, Campus Universitario, S N, 27002 Lugo, Spain
    Vet Parasitol 164:357-62. 2009
    ..Larvae of Trichonema and Cyalocephalus spp. (small strongyles) and Strongylus and Triodontophorus (large strongyles) were identified in the coprocultures...
  17. ncbi Occurrence of strongyles (Strongylidae) in horses from small farms on the basis of necropsy
    S Kornas
    Department of Zoology and Ecology, University of Agriculture in Krakow, Mickiewicza 24 28, Krakow, Poland
    Pol J Vet Sci 12:225-30. 2009
    ..Five species of large strongyles (3 migratory species from genus Strongylus and 2 non-migratory from genus Triodontophorus) and as well as 17 species of cyathostomes were revealed...
  18. ncbi Peritoneal inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor in a brush-tailed porcupine (Atherurus macrourus)
    Chen Hsuan Liu
    Graduate Institute of Veterinary Medicine, National Taiwan University, No 1, Section 4, Roosevelt Road, Taipei, Taiwan 106
    J Zoo Wildl Med 36:349-52. 2005
    ..It had received treatment for Strongylus spp. infection 1 yr earlier, and it had a short episode of diarrhea 2 days before death...
  19. ncbi Ultrastructural aspects of the oesophageal and reproductive systems of the equine parasite Strongylus vulgaris
    M S Mobarak
    Department of Zoology, University College Dublin, Belfield, Ireland
    J Helminthol 76:143-55. 2002
    ..The amoeboid spermatozoa contain membrane specializations, a nucleus devoid of a membrane, and are enclosed by a pseudopodial-like extension...
  20. pmc SvSXP: a Strongylus vulgaris antigen with potential for prepatent diagnosis
    Ulla V Andersen
    Department of Large Animal Science, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Parasit Vectors 6:84. 2013
    Strongyle parasites are ubiquitous in grazing horses. Strongylus vulgaris, the most pathogenic of the large strongyles, is known for its extensive migration in the mesenteric arterial system. The lifecycle of S...
  21. doi Real-time PCR evaluation of Strongylus vulgaris in horses on farms in Denmark and Central Kentucky
    M K Nielsen
    M H Gluck Equine Research Center, Department of Veterinary Science, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
    Vet Parasitol 190:461-6. 2012
    Strongyle parasites are ubiquitous in grazing horses, and the large strongyle Strongylus vulgaris is considered the most pathogenic helminth parasite of horses...
  22. ncbi Prevalence of strongyle nematodes in naturally infected ponies of different ages and during different seasons of the year in Louisiana
    Melanie R Chapman
    Department of Veterinary Science, Louisiana Agricultural Experiment Station, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70803, USA
    J Parasitol 89:309-14. 2003
    ..These were Strongylus edentatus and S...
  23. ncbi Epidemiology of flea infestation of ruminants in Libya
    J F Kaal
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Studies, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland
    Vet Parasitol 141:313-8. 2006
    ..Of 1861 fleas recovered from farm livestock, 1857 were Ctenocephalides felis strongylus and 4 were Pulex irritans. Dogs from farms and local clinics were also examined...
  24. doi Hierarchical model for evaluating pyrantel efficacy against strongyle parasites in horses
    M K Nielsen
    M H Gluck Equine Research Center, Department of Veterinary Science, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA Electronic address
    Vet Parasitol 197:614-22. 2013
    ..Individual coprocultures were performed for identification of Strongylus vulgaris from all horses pre-treatment. Thirty-one farms (48.4%) were positive for S...
  25. ncbi Parasites of domestic and wild animals in South Africa. XLIV. Fleas (Insecta: Siphonaptera: Pulicidae) collected from 15 carnivore species
    I G Horak
    Department of Zoology and Entomology, University of the Free State, PO Box 339, Bioemfontein, 9300 South Africa
    Onderstepoort J Vet Res 71:9-14. 2004
    ..Amongst these only Ctenocephalides felis felis and Ctenocephalides felis strongylus are considered specific parasites of carnivores...
  26. pmc The Strongylidae belonging to Strongylus genus in horses from southeastern Poland
    M B Studzińska
    Department of Parasitology and Invasive Diseases, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Life Sciences in Lublin, Akademicka 12, 20 033 Lublin, Poland
    Parasitol Res 111:1417-21. 2012
    ..included the intensiveness and extensiveness of the infestation of the Strongylidae belonging to the Strongylus genus. The Strongylidae were found in 26.5% of the examined horses...
  27. doi Sustainable equine parasite control: perspectives and research needs
    M K Nielsen
    Department of Large Animal Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Taastrup, Denmark
    Vet Parasitol 185:32-44. 2012
    ..g. Strongylus vulgaris), which have become uncommon due to years of intensive chemotherapy...
  28. ncbi Genetic identification of five strongyle nematode parasites in wild african elephants (Loxodonta africana)
    E R McLean
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Notre Dame, 137 Galvin Hall, Notre Dame, Indiana 46556, USA
    J Wildl Dis 48:707-16. 2012
    ..We anticipate that these results will be a useful tool for identifying gastrointestinal nematode parasites in elephants...
  29. doi Association between variation in faecal egg count for a mixed field-challenge of nematode parasites and ovine MHC-DQA2 polymorphism
    J G H Hickford
    Department of Agricultural Sciences, Faculty of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Lincoln University, Lincoln 7647, Canterbury, New Zealand
    Vet Immunol Immunopathol 144:312-20. 2011
    ..In conclusion, we believe that the MHC plays an important role in parasite resistance, but that the MHC-nematode interaction is complex and thus the development of a single gene-marker based on the "MHC effect" is unlikely...
  30. doi Predatory activity of the fungus Duddingtonia flagrans in equine strongyle infective larvae on natural pasture in the Southern Region of Brazil
    Gisane Lanes de Almeida
    Postgraduate Program in Veterinary Medicine, Federal University of Santa Maria, S Maria, Brazil
    Parasitol Res 110:657-62. 2012
    ..was observed in the EPG counting and in the number of larvae recovered from coprocultures, where cyathostomines, Strongylus and Trichostrongylus spp. were found after monthly larvae counting...
  31. doi Strongyle egg counts in Standardbred trotters: are they associated with race performance?
    P Fog
    Ansager Dyrehospital, National Food Institute, Division of Microbiology and Risk Assessment, Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
    Equine Vet J 43:89-92. 2011
    ..Strongyle worm burdens are assumed to subclinically affect equine performance. This assumption appears to be particularly pronounced in the equine racing industry...
  32. ncbi [The communities of cyathostomes (Cyathostominae) in year-old and two-year-old Pure Blood Arabian mares]
    Sławomir Kornaś
    Katedra Zoologii i Ekologii Wydziału Hodowli i Biologii Zwierzat, Akademia Rolnicza, Al Mickiewicza 24 28, 30 059 Krakow
    Wiad Parazytol 53:325-9. 2007
    ....
  33. ncbi Ivermectin resistance in a horse in Australia
    C L Edward
    Centre for Environmental Stress and Adaptation Research, Department of Zoology, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria 3010, Australia
    Vet Rec 162:56-7. 2008
  34. doi Evaluation of conventional PCR for detection of Strongylus vulgaris on horse farms
    M K Bracken
    Department of Large Animal Sciences, Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Vet Parasitol 184:387-91. 2012
    Strongyle parasites are ubiquitous in grazing horses. Of these, the bloodworm Strongylus vulgaris is regarded as most pathogenic...
  35. doi Determination of ivermectin efficacy against cyathostomins and Parascaris equorum on horse farms using selective therapy
    Mette L Larsen
    Department of Large Animal Sciences, Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Copenhagen, DK 2630 Taastrup, Denmark
    Vet J 188:44-7. 2011
    ..Mean faecal egg count reductions at 4 and 6 weeks post treatment were 99.5% and 96.9%, respectively. No signs of developing ivermectin resistance were found in either cyathostomins or P. equorum in the studied horses...
  36. ncbi The health of wild red and sika deer in Scotland: an analysis of key endoparasites and recommendations for monitoring disease
    Monika Böhm
    Environment Department, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, UK
    Vet J 171:287-94. 2006
    ....
  37. ncbi Classes and crossreactivity of proteinases in the excretory-secretory products of Caenorhabditis elegans
    S Nic An Ultaigh
    School of Biology and Environmental Science, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland
    J Helminthol 81:93-9. 2007
    ..Cross reactivity between the ESP of C. elegans and antibodies raised against the ESP of the equine parasite Strongylus vulgaris indicated antigenic relatedness of a proteic epitope...
  38. ncbi A field study on the efficacy of doramectin against strongyles and its egg reappearance period in horses
    V Y Cirak
    Uludag University, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Parasitology Department, Gorukle Campus, Bursa, Turkey
    Dtsch Tierarztl Wochenschr 114:64-6. 2007
    ..3% (eight wpt). The ERP was found to be 10 and 8 weeks for doramectin and ivermectin, respectively...
  39. ncbi Larvae of Elaphostrongylus cervi in a population of free-living red deer in Italy
    Federico Morandi
    Dipartimento di Sanità Pubblica Veterinaria e Patologia Animale, Universita degli Studi di Bologna, Via Tolara di Sopra 50 40064 Ozzano Emilia, Bologna, Italy
    J Wildl Dis 42:870-2. 2006
    ..Shape, length, width, and the location to the nematodes were consistent with Elaphostrongylus cervi, which has not been previously reported in Italy...
  40. ncbi The "galloping" history of intermittent claudication
    A Bollinger
    Department of Internal Medicine, Angiology Division, Department of Parasitology, Institute of History of Medicine, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    Vasa 29:295-9. 2000
    ..principal cause of arterial obstructions, in horses, however, the lesions are due to infection by the roundworm Strongylus vulgaris...
  41. doi A cathepsin L-like protease from Strongylus vulgaris: an orthologue of Caenorhabditis elegans CPL-1
    Sinéad Nic An Ultaigh
    School of Biology and Environmental Science, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland
    Exp Parasitol 121:293-9. 2009
    ..three species of strongyles that parasitize the horse, and describe the isolation of a cpl gene (Sv-cpl-1) from Strongylus vulgaris, the first such from equine strongyles...
  42. ncbi [Influence of the temperature on the development of the African cat flea Ctenocephalides felis strongylus (Jordan, 1925) (Siphonaptera : Pulicidae)]
    K P Yao
    UFR Biosciences, Université de Cocody Abidjan, 22 BP 582, Abidjan 22, Cote d Ivoire
    Parasite 17:155-9. 2010
    ..felis (Bouché, 1835) commonly called "cat's flea" presents two recognized subspecies: Ctenocephalides felis strongylus (Jordan, 1925), observed in the African continent, and Ctenocephalides felis felis (Bouché, 1835) in the other ..
  43. doi Use of a reverse line blot assay to survey small strongyle (Strongylida: Cyathostominae) populations in horses before and after treatment with ivermectin
    Mariana Ionita
    Department of Parasitology and Parasitic Disease and Animal Biology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine of Bucharest, Splaiul Independentei nr 105, Sector 5, Bucharest, Romania
    Vet Parasitol 168:332-7. 2010
    ..Also, one horse, from another herd known to be infected with Strongylus spp., was a positive control for these parasites...
  44. doi Shortened strongyle-type egg reappearance periods in naturally infected horses treated with moxidectin and failure of a larvicidal dose of fenbendazole to reduce fecal egg counts
    M G Rossano
    Department of Animal and Food Sciences, 611 WP Garrigus Bldg, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40546, USA
    Vet Parasitol 173:349-52. 2010
    ..Results of this study do not support the use of the larvicidal dose of FBZ for small strongyle control. Larger field studies will be needed to investigate whether egg reappearance periods are shortening for MOX-treated horses...
  45. doi Analysis of multiyear studies in horses in Kentucky to ascertain whether counts of eggs and larvae per gram of feces are reliable indicators of numbers of strongyles and ascarids present
    M K Nielsen
    Department of Large Animal Sciences, Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Copenhagen, 5 Højbakkegård Alle, DK 2630 Taastrup, Denmark
    Vet Parasitol 174:77-84. 2010
    ..count (FEC) data for strongyle and Parascaris equorum infections as well as larval culture counts for diagnosing Strongylus spp. infections...
  46. ncbi Prevalence of gastrointestinal parasites in working horses
    M Tavassoli
    Department of Pathobiology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Urmia University, Sero Road, Nazloo, Postal Code 57153 1177, Urmia, Iran
    Pol J Vet Sci 13:319-24. 2010
    ..5%. Larval identification showed that small strongyle larvae were most frequent (97.6%) followed by Strongylus edentatus (22.6%), S. equinus (18.5%) and S. vulgaris (6.5%)...
  47. doi Field tests demonstrating reduced activity of ivermectin and moxidectin against small strongyles in horses on 14 farms in Central Kentucky in 2007-2009
    Eugene T Lyons
    Department of Veterinary Science, Gluck Equine Research Center, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40546 0099, USA
    Parasitol Res 108:355-60. 2011
    ..IVM has been used much more extensively in this geographical area than MOX. Reduced activity of MOX was evident even on farms with rare or no apparent previous use of MOX but with probable extensive use of IVM...
  48. doi Parasitism and colic
    Craig R Reinemeyer
    East Tennessee Clinical Research, Inc, 80 Copper Ridge Farm Road, Rockwood, TN 37854, USA
    Vet Clin North Am Equine Pract 25:233-45. 2009
    ..Contrary to conventional wisdom, only three common parasitisms of horses are likely to be manifested as colic: Strongylus vulgaris, Parascaris equorum, and Anoplocephala perfoliata...
  49. ncbi Effects of previous control programmes on the proportion of horses shedding small numbers of strongyle-type eggs
    S Lloyd
    Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge, Madingley Road, Cambridge CB3 0ES, UK
    Vet Rec 164:108-11. 2009
    ..At the stables in group 3 the proportion of LES was significantly lower in the treated horses than in the untreated horses...
  50. ncbi Effects of rainfall, host demography, and musth on strongyle fecal egg counts in African elephants (Loxodonta africana) in Namibia
    M I Thurber
    Department of Biology, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    J Wildl Dis 47:172-81. 2011
    ..nonmusth). These results suggest that infection by strongyle parasites in Namibian African elephants is a dynamic process affected by intrinsic and extrinsic factors including host demography and rainfall...
  51. doi Prevalence of helminths in horses in the state of Brandenburg, Germany
    Barbara Hinney
    Institute for Parasitology and Tropical Veterinary Medicine, Freie Universitat Berlin, Konigsweg 67, 14193, Berlin, Germany
    Parasitol Res 108:1083-91. 2011
    ..4%), ascarids (16.7%), tapeworms (14.3%), pinworms (8.7%) and strongyloides (4,0%). The large strongyle Strongylus vulgaris was identified on only one farm. Liver flukes and lungworms were not found...
  52. ncbi Helminths of mammals and birds at the Samsun Zoological Garden, Turkey
    Ali Tumay Gurler
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ondokuz Mayis University, Kurupelit, 55139, Samsun Turkey
    J Zoo Wildl Med 41:218-23. 2010
    ..4%), Dictyocaulus filaria (1.9%), Muellerius spp. (14.1%), strongyle type (20.7%), Strongylus edentatus (8.3%), Cyathostomum spp. (66.7%), Trichuris spp. (3.9%), capillarid type (9.5%), Ascaridia spp. (1...
  53. ncbi [Cerebrospinal nematodosis in sheep in Switzerland]
    A C Tschuor
    Departement für Nutztiere, Universitat Zurich
    Schweiz Arch Tierheilkd 148:609-14. 2006
    ..This is the first description of cerebrospinal nematodosis in sheep in Switzerland...
  54. ncbi Control of cambendazole-resistant small strongyles (Population S) with oxibendazole in a pony band: an 8 year field test (1984-1992)
    E T Lyons
    Department of Veterinary Science, Gluck Equine Research Center, University of Kentucky, Lexington 40546 0099
    Vet Parasitol 52:271-7. 1994
    ..However, reductions of the counts were the lowest for the last year of the study...
  55. ncbi Shedding consistency of strongyle-type eggs in Dutch boarding horses
    D Döpfer
    Division of Parasitology and Tropical Veterinary Diseases, Department of Infectious Diseases and Immunology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Utrecht University, P O Box 80 165, 3508 TD, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Vet Parasitol 124:249-58. 2004
    ....
  56. ncbi A comparative study of gastrointestinal parasites between ranched and free ranging Burchell's zebra (Equus burchelli antiquorum) in Isiolo district, Kenya
    Elizabeth N Wambwa
    Kenya Wildlife Service, Veterinary Unit, P O Box 42076, Nairobi, Kenya
    J Vet Sci 5:215-20. 2004
    ..From statistical analysis, no significant difference could be found between males and females. However, the burdens of genera Strongylus, Triodontophorus, Crossocephalus and Parascaris were significantly higher in free ranging animals.
  57. pmc Clinical signs and hematologic, cytokine, and plasma nitric oxide alterations in response to Strongylus vulgaris infection in helminth-naïve ponies
    Jeremy D Hubert
    Equine Studies Health Program, Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70803 8410, USA
    Can J Vet Res 68:193-200. 2004
    The objective of this study was to determine the effect of infection with Strongylus vulgaris on serum cytokines and plasma nitric oxide (NO) concentrations in helminth-naive ponies. Group 1 (n = 21) was given 500 S...
  58. ncbi Purification and analyses of the specificity of two putative diagnostic antigens for larval cyathostomin infection in horses
    S M J Dowdall
    Department of Veterinary Clinical Science, Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Liverpool, Leahurst, Wirral CH64 7TE, UK
    Res Vet Sci 75:223-9. 2003
    ..Low levels of cross-reactivity were observed in Strongylus edentatus and Strongylus vulgaris species...
  59. ncbi A note on endoparasites of wild ostriches (Struthio camelus) in the Mokolodi Nature Reserve, Gaborone, Botswana
    E Z Mushi
    Botswana College of Agriculture, Private Bag 0027, Gaborone, Botswana
    J S Afr Vet Assoc 74:22-3. 2003
    ..Noteworthy was the absence of helminth eggs in faecal samples collected from chicks and coccidia oocysts from any of the ostriches...
  60. ncbi Anthelmintic resistance in nematodes of horses
    Ray M Kaplan
    Department of Medical Microbiology and Parasitology, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens 30602, USA
    Vet Res 33:491-507. 2002
    Suppressive anthelmintic treatment strategies originally designed to control Strongylus vulgaris in horses were extremely successful in reducing morbidity and mortality from parasitic disease...
  61. ncbi Transmission of endoparasites in horse foals born on the same pasture on a farm in central Kentucky (1996-1999)
    E T Lyons
    Department of Veterinary Science, Gluck Equine Research Center, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40546 0099, USA
    Vet Parasitol 97:113-21. 2001
    ..lacrymalis and Anoplocephala perfoliata and a decrease in Gasterophilus intestinalis, Parascaris equorum, and Strongylus vulgaris...
  62. pmc Verminous arteritis in a 3-month-old thoroughbred foal
    J DeLay
    Department of Pathology, Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario N1G 2W1
    Can Vet J 42:289-91. 2001
    b>Strongylus vulgaris migration and cranial mesenteric arterial thrombus formation resulted in fatal colic in a 3-month-old Thoroughbred foal. Vascular damage associated with S...
  63. ncbi Evaluation of the specificity of five oligoprobes for identification of cyathostomin species from horses
    J E Hodgkinson
    Division of Equine Studies, Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences and Animal Husbandry, University of Liverpool, Leahurst, South, CH64 7TE, Wirral, UK
    Int J Parasitol 31:197-204. 2001
    ..The fifth probe recognised all 16 cyathostomin species but did not bind to members of the genus Strongylus. Furthermore, these probes were used to identify individual infective L3, eggs and L4 indicating that they will ..
  64. ncbi Prevalence of selected species of internal parasites in equids at necropsy in central Kentucky (1995-1999)
    E T Lyons
    Department of Veterinary Science, Gluck Equine Research Center, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40546 0099, USA
    Vet Parasitol 92:51-62. 2000
    ..Arterial lesions caused by migrating Strongylus vulgaris larvae were observed in a low number (3 of 52) of equids...
  65. ncbi A comparison of in vitro tests and a faecal egg count reduction test in detecting anthelmintic resistance in horse strongyles
    J Craven
    Danish Veterinary Laboratory, Copenhagen
    Vet Parasitol 85:49-59. 1999
    ..Further testing is needed to confirm if these findings are truly indicative of resistance. Generally, correlations between the tests were poor and it was not possible to use the outcome of one test to predict the outcome of another...
  66. ncbi Comparative efficacy evaluation of moxidectin gel and ivermectin paste against internal parasites of equines in Brazil
    A J Costa
    Centro de Pesquisas Parasitológicas CPPAR, Faculdade de Ciências Agrárias e Veterinárias UNESP, Jaboticabal, SP, Brazil
    Vet Parasitol 80:29-36. 1998
    ..and ivermectin against immature and adult nematodes were as follows: Trichostrongylus axei, Parascaris equorum, Strongylus edentatus, S. vulgaris, Triodontophorus spp...
  67. ncbi Dung-derived biological agents associated with reduced numbers of infective larvae of equine strongyles in faecal cultures
    J Bird
    Danish Centre for Experimental Parasitology, Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University, Bülowsvej, Frederiksberg, Denmark
    J Helminthol 72:21-6. 1998
    ..Examination of the source cultures detected the presence of two species of nematophagous fungi and three genera of free-living nematodes reported to be predacious...
  68. ncbi Foals raised on pasture with or without daily pyrantel tartrate feed additive: comparison of parasite burdens and host responses following experimental challenge with large and small strongyle larvae
    C M Monahan
    Department of Veterinary Microbiology and Parasitology, School of Veterinary Medicine, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge 70803, USA
    Vet Parasitol 73:277-89. 1997
    ..Following this period, all foals were moved into box stalls. Half of each group was challenged with 10(3) Strongylus vulgaris infective third-stage larvae (L3), 5 x 10(3) Strongylus edentatus L3 and 10(5) mixed cyathostome L3; ..
  69. ncbi Phylogenetic relationships of Australian strongyloid nematodes inferred from ribosomal DNA sequence data
    N B Chilton
    Department of Veterinary Science, University of Melbourne, Werribee, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Parasitol 27:1481-94. 1997
    ..longispicularis and Paramacropostrongylus toraliformis, and compared with published sequences for species of Strongylus and for Hypodontus macropi...
  70. ncbi Occurrence of Gasterophilus intestinalis and some parasitic nematodes of horses in Sweden
    J Hoglund
    Department of Parasitology, National Veterinary Institute, Uppsala, Sweden
    Acta Vet Scand 38:157-65. 1997
    ..1%) out of 263 horses specifically examined. However, the 4th stage larva of Strongylus vulgaris was only recovered in 6 (2.3%) of the horses...
  71. ncbi Controlled efficacy study of the bioequivalence of Strongid C and generic pyrantel tartrate in horses
    R A Valdez
    Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, University of Illinois, Urbana 61801, USA
    Vet Parasitol 60:83-102. 1995
    ..05) from numbers of gastrointestinal parasites recovered from non-treated controls for the large strongyles (Strongylus vulgaris, S. edentatus, and Triodontophorus spp.), small strongyles (Cyathostomum spp., Cylicocyclus spp...
  72. ncbi Prevalence of anthelmintic resistant cyathostomes on horse farms
    Ray M Kaplan
    Department of Infectious Diseases, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 225:903-10. 2004
    ..To determine prevalence of anthelmintic resistance in cyathostome nematodes of horses in the southern United States...
  73. ncbi [Death by cyathostominosis]
    M P H M Roumen
    Gezondheidsdienst voor Dieren, Postbus 9, 7400 AA Deventer
    Tijdschr Diergeneeskd 129:628-30. 2004
    ..It was found that severe cyathostominosis was the cause of death. The aetiology, pathology and diagnosis of this infection is discussed. Advice is given for preventative measures and usage of anthelmintics...
  74. ncbi Gastrointestinal parasitic worms in equines in the Paraíba Valley, State of São Paulo, Brazil
    J R Pereira
    APTA, São Paulo State Agribusiness Technology Agency, Paraíba Valley Regional Agribusiness Technological Regional Development Hub PO Box 07, 12 411 010 Pindamonhangaba, SP, Brazil
    Vet Parasitol 140:289-95. 2006
    ..roundworms, the prevalence of individual species was: 100% for Cyathostomineae, 90% for Oxyuris equi, 70% for Strongylus vulgaris, 45% for S. edentatus, 15% for Strongylus equinus, 60% for Triodontophorus sp...
  75. ncbi Controlled trial on the effects of radionic healing and anthelmintics on faecal egg counts in horses
    S Lloyd
    Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge, Madingley Road, Cambridge CB3 0ES
    Vet Rec 158:734-7. 2006
  76. ncbi [Some ecological parameters of Ctenocephalides felis strongylus (Jordan, 1925) (Siphonaptera: Pulicidae)]
    K P Yao
    Unité de recherche de formation de parasitologie et d écologie parasitaire UFR Biosciences Université de Cocody Abidjan
    Parasite 13:159-64. 2006
    ..This taxon includes two subspecies: Ctenocephalides f. felis, and Ctenocephalides f. strongylus (Jordan, 1925); only C. f. felis has been the subject of almost all the studies available...
  77. ncbi New concepts in strongyle control and anthelmintic resistance: the role of refugia
    Lord Soulsby
    Vet J 174:6-7. 2007
  78. ncbi Comparison of the activity of selamectin, imidacloprid and fipronil for the treatment of cats infested experimentally with Ctenocephalides felis felis and Ctenocephalides felis strongylus
    M Franc
    UMR 181, Ecole Nationale Vétérinaire de Toulouse 23 chemin des capelles 31076 Toulouse Cedex, France
    Vet Parasitol 143:131-3. 2007
    ..Each cat was infested with 25 fleas Ctenocephalides felis felis and 25 Ctenocephalides felis strongylus and 2 days later (day 0) the cats in group 1, 2 and 3 received a spot on application of selamectin, imidacloprid ..
  79. ncbi Natural infection of gastrointestinal nematodes in long-nosed armadillos Dasypus novemcinctus Linnaeus, 1758 from Pantanal wetlands, Aquidauana sub-region, Mato Grosso do Sul State, with the description of Hadrostrongylus speciosum n. gen. et n. sp. (Moli
    Estevam G Lux Hoppe
    Departament of Biology and Technology, FFALM UNESPAR, Bandeirantes, PR, Brazil
    Vet Parasitol 144:87-92. 2007
    ..The following descriptors of infection were determined: prevalence, variation of intensity, average intensity and abundance. Hadrostrongylus speciosum n. gen. et n. sp. is first described here...
  80. ncbi Parelaphostrongylus odocoilei in Columbian black-tailed deer from Oregon
    Jack A Mortenson
    United States Department of Agriculture, Veterinary Services, 530 Center St NE, Suite 335, Salem, Oregon 97301, USA
    J Wildl Dis 42:527-35. 2006
    ..We provide the first unequivocal identification of P. odocoilei in Columbian black-tailed deer from Oregon. The broader geographic distribution, prevalence, and pathology of P. odocoilei are not known in populations of Oregon deer...
  81. ncbi [Environmental control of gastrointestinal strongylosis in sheep and goats]
    G Garippa
    Department of Animal Biology, Section of Parasitology and Parasitic Diseases, University of Sassari, Italy
    Parassitologia 48:419-22. 2006
    ..These measures make the habitat less suitable for the free-living stages of gastrointestinal strongyles, reducing the potential of infection of the same pastures...
  82. ncbi A field study on the effect of some anthelmintics on cyathostomins of horses in sweden
    E Osterman Lind
    Department of Parasitology, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences and National Veterinary Institute, Uppsala, Sweden
    Vet Res Commun 31:53-65. 2007
    ..Pyrantel-resistant populations of cyathostomins are present on Swedish horse farms, but the overall efficacy of pyrantel is still acceptable...
  83. ncbi Estimation of abomasum strongyle nematode infections in sheep at necropsy: tentative proposals for a simplified technique
    S Gaba
    INRA, Unité de recherche Biométrie INRA Domaine Saint Paul Site Agroparc 84914 Avignon Cedex 9, France
    Vet Parasitol 140:105-13. 2006
    ..The evaluation of our necropsy procedure is a first step to a standardized technique which should be improved by validation in other laboratories...
  84. ncbi Small strongyle infection: consequences of larvicidal treatment of horses with fenbendazole and moxidectin
    Tanja Steinbach
    Institute of Parasitology, Justus Liebig University Giessen, Rudolf Buchheim Strasse 2, D 35392 Giessen, Germany
    Vet Parasitol 139:115-31. 2006
    ..e., may mimic larval cyathostominosis...
  85. ncbi Efficacy of parenteral administration of ivermectin in the control of strongylidosis in donkeys
    R Binev
    Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Trakia University, Stara Zagora, Bulgaria
    J S Afr Vet Assoc 76:214-6. 2005
    ..The results obtained as well as the lack of local changes after the subcutaneous application of ivermectin in donkeys allow us to recommend its use for control of strongyles in donkeys...
  86. ncbi Wildlife and the risk to humans and domestic animals: a case for disease surveillance
    David Buxton
    Vet J 171:204-5. 2006
  87. ncbi Helminths in horses: use of selective treatment for the control of strongyles
    S Matthee
    Department of Zoology, University of Stellenbosch, Matieland, 7602, South Africa
    J S Afr Vet Assoc 75:129-36. 2004
    ..This study demonstrates that selective treatment is both a practical and an effective approach to the management of anthelmintic resistance...
  88. ncbi Control of endoparasites in horses with a gel containing moxidectin and praziquantel
    M Holm-Martin
    Fort Dodge Animal Health, Parkview Business Centre, 1 Maitland Place, Baulkham Hills, NSW 2153, Australia
    Vet Rec 156:835-8. 2005
    ..05) better in the horses treated with moxidectin and praziquantel from eight weeks after the treatment. Both products eliminated tapeworms from horses in a non-invasive modified critical trial...
  89. ncbi Dose determination of the persistent activity of moxidectin long-acting injectable formulations against various nematode species in cattle
    T A Yazwinski
    Department of Animal Science, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR 72701, USA
    Vet Parasitol 137:273-85. 2006
    ..0 mg/kg bw were 90 days (adult Haemonchus spp.), 120 days (Dictyocaulus viviparus and adult Ostertagia and Oesophagostomum) and 150 days (Ostertagia spp. EL4)...
  90. doi Spatial niche competition among helminth parasites in horse's large intestine
    L Stancampiano
    Dipartimento di Sanità Pubblica Veterinaria e Patologia Animale, Facolta di Medicina Veterinaria, Alma Mater Studiorum Universita di Bologna, Via Tolara di Sopra, 50 40064 Ozzano dell Emilia, Bologna, Italy
    Vet Parasitol 170:88-95. 2010
    ..competitive interactions have been observed between the most abundant and relatively large strongyle species: Strongylus edentatus and Strongylus vulgaris in the caecum and ventral colon. When S...
  91. doi Prevalence of anthelmintic resistance on sheep and goat farms in the southeastern United States
    Sue B Howell
    Department of Infectious Diseases, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 233:1913-9. 2008
    ..To determine prevalence of anthelmintic resistance on sheep and goat farms in the southeastern United States...
  92. ncbi The capacity of the fungus Duddingtonia flagrans to prevent strongyle infections in foals on pasture
    M Larsen
    Danish Centre for Experimental Parasitology, Department of Veterinary Microbiology, Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University, Frederiksberg C, Denmark
    Parasitology 113:1-6. 1996
    ..The number of Strongylus vulgaris and Strongylus edentatus larvae was also significantly lowered in group TF...
  93. ncbi Faecal egg count reduction test for assessing anthelmintic efficacy: average versus individually based estimations
    J Cabaret
    INRA, BASE, Ecology and Genetics of Parasites, 37380 Nouzilly, France
    Vet Parasitol 121:105-13. 2004
    ..The individual-based FECR presented lower values than the average-based FECR in most cases. The individual FECR provided reliable evaluation when egg counts were over 300 eggs/g and when at least 10 animals were tested...
  94. ncbi Population-S benzimidazole- and tetrahydropyrimidine-resistant small strongyles in a pony herd in Kentucky (1977-1999): effects of anthelmintic treatment on the parasites as determined in critical tests
    Eugene Lyons
    Department of Veterinary Science, Gluck Equine Research Center, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40546 0099, USA
    Parasitol Res 91:407-11. 2003
    ..Numbers of small strongyles were highest in 1987 and 1999...
  95. doi The effects of Strongylus vulgaris parasitism on eosinophil distribution and accumulation in equine large intestinal mucosa
    A K Rötting
    Department of Veterinary Clinical Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Illinois, Urbana, IL 61802, USA
    Equine Vet J 40:379-84. 2008
    ..Cause and timing of eosinophil migration into the equine gastrointestinal mucosa are also unknown...

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  1. Louisiana Biomedical Research Network (LBRN)
    Thomas R Klei; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Together with the commitment of faculty, the Universities within the State, and the Louisiana Board of Regents match of $1.2 million will clearly meet our goals and that of the national INBRE program. ..
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    THOMAS KLEI; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..To create a critical mass of researchers on primarily undergraduate institutions campuses, thereby enhancing biomedical research in the state. ..
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    THOMAS KLEI; Fiscal Year: 2007
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    Thomas R Klei; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The intent of the program is to immerse the professional students as a group and individually into an exciting, science based problem solving environment which has at its center an identifiable research project. ..