cestode infections


Summary: Infections with true tapeworms of the helminth subclass CESTODA.

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  1. Lightowlers M. Fact or hypothesis: concomitant immunity in taeniid cestode infections. Parasite Immunol. 2010;32:582-9 pubmed publisher
    ..efforts over the last 50 years have revealed a considerable amount of information about immunity to taeniid cestode infections in the parasites' intermediate hosts...
  2. Grandemange E, Claerebout E, Genchi C, Franc M. Field evaluation of the efficacy and the safety of a combination of oxantel/pyrantel/praziquantel in the treatment of naturally acquired gastrointestinal nematode and/or cestode infestations in dogs in Europe. Vet Parasitol. 2007;145:94-9 pubmed
    ..3%, 97.2% and 98.4% against Trichuris vulpis, 98.4%, 98.8% and 98.8% against Uncinaria stenocephala, 98.9%, 99.5% and 99.9% against Toxascaris leonina, 97.1%, 100% and 100% against Dipylidium caninum and 100% against Taenia spp...
  3. Lightowlers M. Cestode vaccines: origins, current status and future prospects. Parasitology. 2006;133 Suppl:S27-42 pubmed
    ..Identifying partners and support in this endeavour is now of prime importance in efforts to achieve the potential of these vaccines as new tools for the control of cystic hydatid disease and neurocysticercosis...
  4. Waloch M. [Cestode infections in Poland in 2005]. Przegl Epidemiol. 2007;61:305-9 pubmed
    In the year 2005, 179 intestinal cestode infections were registered in Poland. Among them 109 were caused by Taenia saginata, 3 by T. solium, 59 by Taenia sp., 1 by Diphyllobothrium latum...
  5. Sissay M, Uggla A, Waller P. Prevalence and seasonal incidence of larval and adult cestode infections of sheep and goats in eastern Ethiopia. Trop Anim Health Prod. 2008;40:387-94 pubmed publisher
    ..In sheep, the overall prevalence of these tapeworms were 61%, 20%, 24% and 39%, respectively. Similarly, the overall prevalence of these parasites in goats was 53%, 21%, 27% and 36%, respectively...
  6. Waloch M. [Cestode infections in Poland in 2006]. Przegl Epidemiol. 2008;62:351-5 pubmed
    In the year 2006, 158 intestinal cestode infections were registered in Poland. Among them 97 were caused by Taenia saginata, 4 by T. solium, 39 by Taenia sp., 1 by Diphyllobothrium latum...
  7. Foronda P, Abreu Acosta N, Casanova J, Ribas A, Valladares B. A new anoplocephalid (Cestoda: Cyclophyllidea) from Gallotia atlantica (Reptilia, Lacertidae) in the Canary Islands, Spain. J Parasitol. 2009;95:678-80 pubmed publisher
    ..Gallotia spp. are endemic to the Canary Islands. This is the first report of an adult cestode species in this lizard...
  8. Altreuther G, Radeloff I, LeSueur C, Schimmel A, Krieger K. Field evaluation of the efficacy and safety of emodepside plus praziquantel tablets (Profender tablets for dogs) against naturally acquired nematode and cestode infections in dogs. Parasitol Res. 2009;105 Suppl 1:S23-9 pubmed publisher
    ..emodepside plus praziquantel (Profender tablets for dogs) in the treatment of gastrointestinal nematode and cestode infections in dogs in France, Germany, Portugal and Slovakia...
  9. Nakao M, Yanagida T, Okamoto M, Knapp J, Nkouawa A, Sako Y, et al. State-of-the-art Echinococcus and Taenia: phylogenetic taxonomy of human-pathogenic tapeworms and its application to molecular diagnosis. Infect Genet Evol. 2010;10:444-52 pubmed publisher
    ..Here, we introduce the recent advances of taeniid phylogeny and its application to molecular diagnosis...

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  1. Dezfuli B, Pironi F, Campisi M, Shinn A, Giari L. The response of intestinal mucous cells to the presence of enteric helminths: their distribution, histochemistry and fine structure. J Fish Dis. 2010;33:481-8 pubmed publisher
    ..The cytoplasm was observed to possess numerous electron dense and lucent vesicles, in addition to well-developed rough endoplasmic reticulum, Golgi apparatus and a few round mitochondria...
  2. Waloch M. [Cestode infections in Poland in 2008]. Przegl Epidemiol. 2010;64:261-4 pubmed
    In the year 2008, 109 intestinal cestode infections were registered in Poland. Among them 69 were caused by Taenia saginata, 2 by T. solium, 30 by Taenia sp., 1 by Diphyllobothrium latum...
  3. Waloch M. [Cestode infections in Poland in 2009]. Przegl Epidemiol. 2011;65:285-8 pubmed
    In the year 2009, 26 intestinal cestode infections were registered in Poland. Among them 20 were caused by Taenia saginata, 4 by Taenia sp., 1 by Diphyllobothrium latum, 1 by Hymenolepis diminuta...
  4. Waloch M. [Cestode infections in Poland in 2004]. Przegl Epidemiol. 2006;60:509-13 pubmed
    In the year 2004, 203 intestinal cestode infections were registered in Poland. Among them 119 were caused by Taenia saginata, 4 by T. solium, 70 by Taenia sp., 1 by Diphyllobothrium latum...
  5. Zibaei M, Sadjjadi S, Sarkari B. Prevalence of Toxocara cati and other intestinal helminths in stray cats in Shiraz, Iran. Trop Biomed. 2007;24:39-43 pubmed
    ..44.6%), Toxocara cati (42.6%) and Toxascaris leonina (12.9%). The study revealed that T. cati was one of the most frequently detected intestinal helminths, which is an important source of zoonotic helminths...
  6. Araujo J, De Araújo J, Braga F, Carvalho R, Ferreira S. Activity of the nematophagous fungi Pochonia chlamydosporia, Duddingtonia flagrans and Monacrosporium thaumasium on egg capsules of Dipylidium caninum. Vet Parasitol. 2009;166:86-9 pubmed publisher
    ..The results demonstrated that P. chlamydosporia was in vitro effective against capsules and eggs of D. caninum, and can be considered as a potential biological control agent for this helminth...
  7. Waloch M. [Cestode infections in Poland in 2007]. Przegl Epidemiol. 2009;63:267-9 pubmed
    In the year 2007, 134 intestinal cestode infections were registered in Poland. Among them 84 were caused by Taenia saginata, 4 by T. solium, 30 by Taenia sp., 2 by Diphyllobothrium latum...
  8. Waloch M, Sobolewska A, Dzbenski T. [Evaluation of epidemiological situation of cestode infections in Poland in the years 1997-2006 on the basis of data from san-epid stations]. Przegl Epidemiol. 2010;64:533-6 pubmed
    Between 1997-2006, 3,523 intestinal cestode infections were registered in Poland. Among them 2,748 were caused by Taenia saginata, 41 by T...
  9. Candolin U, Voigt H. No effect of a parasite on reproduction in stickleback males: a laboratory artefact?. Parasitology. 2001;122:457-64 pubmed
    ..The favourable conditions in the laboratory exclude factors such as predation risk, social interactions, and fluctuating environmental conditions that may use up resources in the field and mediate the effect of the parasite...
  10. Płonka W. [Cestode infections in Poland in 1999]. Przegl Epidemiol. 2001;55:159-63 pubmed
    ..solium, 35 by Taenia sp., 3 by Hymenolepis nana and 2 by Diphyllobothrium latum and 39 cases of echinococcosis were also registered. The obtained results confirmed the decreasing frequency of infection with intestinal cestodes in Poland...
  11. Van der Veen I, Kurtz J. To avoid or eliminate: cestode infections in copepods. Parasitology. 2002;124:465-74 pubmed
    ..This indicates that the crucial interactions between host and parasite determining the outcome of infection takes place in the short time-period between ingestion and penetration of the gut-wall...
  12. Molina C, Ogburn J, Adegboyega P. Infection by Dipylidium caninum in an infant. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2003;127:e157-9 pubmed
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first case to be reported in the American pathology literature during the last 36 years (MEDLINE database, 1966-2002)...
  13. Olson P, Yoder K, Fajardo L G L, Marty A, van de Pas S, Olivier C, et al. Lethal invasive cestodiasis in immunosuppressed patients. J Infect Dis. 2003;187:1962-6 pubmed
    ..A prior report of this case nearly 30 years ago, based on tissue examination, had suggested that the parasite was a sparganum...
  14. Waloch M. [Cestode infections in Poland in 2001]. Przegl Epidemiol. 2003;57:159-63 pubmed
    In 2001, 286 intestinal cestode infections were registered in Poland. Among them 195 were caused by Taenia saginata, 2 by T. solium, 71 by Taenia sp., 1 by Hymenolepis diminuta, and 1 by Dipylidium caninum...
  15. Xuan L, Anantaphruti M, Tuan P, Tu L, Hien T. The first human infection with Bertiella studeri in Vietnam. Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health. 2003;34:298-300 pubmed
    ..Niclosamide (Yomesan) 1 gram was prescribed, and then albendazole (Zentel) 400mg daily for 3 days. Proglottids were found in the feces three months after the first treatment, and 1 month after the second course...
  16. Waloch M. [Cestode infections in Poland in 2002]. Przegl Epidemiol. 2004;58:165-9 pubmed
    In 2002, 264 intestinal cestode infections were registered in Poland. Among them 193 were caused by Taenia saginata, 3 by T. solium, 53 by Taenia sp., 1 by Hymenolepis nana, 1 by Diphyllobothrium latum, 1 by Hymenolepis diminuta...
  17. Altreuther G, Buch J, Charles S, Davis W, Krieger K, Radeloff I. Field evaluation of the efficacy and safety of emodepside/praziquantel spot-on solution against naturally acquired nematode and cestode infections in domestic cats. Parasitol Res. 2005;97 Suppl 1:S58-S64 pubmed publisher
    ..the efficacy and safety of emodepside/praziquantel spot-on in the treatment of gastrointestinal nematode and cestode infections in cats...
  18. Galán Puchades M, Fuentes M, Mas Coma S. Morphology of Bertiella studeri (Blanchard, 1891) sensu Stunkard (1940) (Cestoda: Anoplocephalidae) of human origin and a proposal of criteria for the specific diagnosis of bertiellosis. Folia Parasitol (Praha). 2000;47:23-8 pubmed
    ..studeiri and Bertiella mucronata (Meyner, 1895), or additional species may be affecting humans...
  19. Cable J, Scott E, Tinsley R, Harris P. Behavior favoring transmission in the viviparous monogenean Gyrodactylus turnbulli. J Parasitol. 2002;88:183-4 pubmed
    ..turnbulli moves off these fish into the water film, hanging motionless with the haptor held by surface tension. Because guppies are surface feeders, detached parasites in the water film are more likely to contact a new host...
  20. Płonka W, Waloch M. [Cestode infections in Poland in 2000]. Przegl Epidemiol. 2002;56:357-61 pubmed
    In 2000, 439 intestinal cestode infections were registered in Poland. Among them 359 were caused by Taenia saginata, three by T. solium, 52 by Taenia sp...
  21. Raether W, Hanel H. Epidemiology, clinical manifestations and diagnosis of zoonotic cestode infections: an update. Parasitol Res. 2003;91:412-38 pubmed
    This paper reviews the literature on zoonotic cestode infections with specific reference to the years 1999-2003...
  22. Bhagwant S. Human Bertiella studeri (family Anoplocephalidae) infection of probable Southeast Asian origin in Mauritian children and an adult. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2004;70:225-8 pubmed
    ..studeri and provide a correct diagnosis. The case reports indicate gastrointestinal disturbances in human bertiellosis. Human infection with Bertiella studeri is reported for the first time in a Mauritian adult...
  23. Gallella S, Gunawardena G, Karunaweera N. Bertiella studeri infection: resistance to niclosamide. Ceylon Med J. 2004;49:65 pubmed
  24. Molnar K. Histopathological changes caused by the metacestodes of Neogryporhynchus cheilancristrotus (Wedl, 1855) in the gut of the gibel carp, Carassius gibelio. Acta Vet Hung. 2005;53:45-52 pubmed
    ..Around the worms, congested capillaries and formation of macrophages were seen in the lysed connective tissue...
  25. Bosi G, Arrighi S, Di Giancamillo A, Domeneghini C. Histochemistry of glycoconjugates in mucous cells of Salmo trutta uninfected and naturally parasitized with intestinal helminths. Dis Aquat Organ. 2005;64:45-51 pubmed
    ..Our study is the first quantitative report on the effects of intestinal helminths on the density of mucous cells and mucus composition in a fish species...
  26. Waloch M. [Cestode infections in Poland in 2003]. Przegl Epidemiol. 2005;59:331-5 pubmed
    In 2003, 218 intestinal cestode infections were registered in Poland. Among them 157 were caused by Taenia saginata, 4 by T. solium, 32 by Taenia sp., 1 by Diphyllobothrium latum,...
  27. Twohig M, Caira J, Fyler C. Two new cestode species from the dwarf whipray, Himantura walga (Batoidea: Dasyatidae), from Borneo, with comments on site and mode of attachment. J Parasitol. 2008;94:1118-27 pubmed publisher
    ..walga (as Trygon walga) in Sri Lanka. This suggests that either the original host identifications are suspect or that differences exist in the faunas of H. walga between these 2 localities. ..
  28. Cabrera G, Espinoza I, Kemmerling U, Galanti N. Mesocestoides corti: morphological features and glycogen mobilization during in vitro differentiation from larva to adult worm. Parasitology. 2010;137:373-84 pubmed publisher
  29. Hammerschmidt K, Kurtz J. Schistocephalus solidus: establishment of tapeworms in sticklebacks--fast food or fast lane?. Exp Parasitol. 2007;116:142-9 pubmed
    ..Once exposed, the underlying tegument with microtriches might serve to facilitate migration of the parasite into the body cavity. ..
  30. Mierzejewska K, Martyniak A, Kakareko T, Hliwa P. First record of Nippotaenia mogurndae Yamaguti and Miyata, 1940 (Cestoda, Nippotaeniidae), a parasite introduced with Chinese sleeper to Poland. Parasitol Res. 2010;106:451-6 pubmed publisher
    ..The spreading of N. mogurndae with Chinese sleeper is still in progress. The W?oc?awek Reservoir provides suitable conditions for parasite development. ..
  31. Beveridge I, Campbell R. Validation of Christianella Guiart, 1931 (Cestoda: Trypanorhyncha) and its taxonomic relationship with Grillotia Guiart, 1927. Syst Parasitol. 2010;76:111-29 pubmed publisher
    ..The adults of three species are known, all parasitising members of Squatina Duméril. ..
  32. Dias F, São Clemente S, Pinto R, Knoff M. Anisakidae nematodes and Trypanorhyncha cestodes of hygienic importance infecting the king mackerel Scomberomorus cavalla (Osteichthyes: Scombridae) in Brazil. Vet Parasitol. 2011;175:351-5 pubmed publisher
    ..Anisakis sp., C. speciosus and P. crassicole are reported in S. cavalla for the first time. Considerations on the zoonotic potential of the parasites and their rules in sanitary inspection are presented. ..
  33. Greiman S, Tkach V, Cook J. Description and molecular differentiation of a new Staphylocystoides (Cyclophyllidea: Hymenolepididae) from the dusky shrew Sorex monticolus in Southeast Alaska. J Parasitol. 2013;99:1045-9 pubmed publisher
    ..gulyaevi n. sp. as a new species. The new species is the seventh species of Staphylocystoides found in North America and the first cestode or any helminth reported from shrews in southeast Alaska. ..
  34. Beveridge I, Shamsi S, Hu M, Chilton N, Gasser R. Genetic variation in the mitochondrial cytochrome c oxidase subunit 1 within Progamotaenia festiva (Cestoda: Anoplocephalidae) from macropodid marsupials. Parasitology. 2007;134:1465-76 pubmed
    ..festiva represents a complex of numerous species, most of which, but not all, are host specific. Three distinct clades of cestodes were found within a single host, M. robustus, but there was no evidence of within-host speciation. ..
  35. Kozan E, Sevimli F, Birdane F. [The occurrence of gastrointestinal cestode and nematode infections in stray dogs in Afyonkarahisar and Eskisehir provinces]. Turkiye Parazitol Derg. 2007;31:208-11 pubmed
    ..6.5% hookworms and 4.3% Dipylidium caninum were detected. It was concluded that in Afyonkarahisar and Eskisehir provinces, stray dogs might be infected with helminths which put humans in danger and necessary measures are needed. ..
  36. Arizono N, Fukumoto S, Tademoto S, Yamada M, Uchikawa R, Tegoshi T, et al. Diplogonoporiasis in Japan: genetic analyses of five clinical isolates. Parasitol Int. 2008;57:212-6 pubmed
    ..The results suggest that the genus Diphyllobothrium is paraphyletic and raise a question regarding the validity of the genus Diplogonoporus. ..
  37. Mochizuki Y, Furuta A, Furuya A, Kanai K, Asano K, Suzaki H. Suppressive activity of epinastine hydrochloride on eosinophil activation in vitro. In Vivo. 2008;22:13-20 pubmed
    ..These results may suggest that EP exerts inhibitory effects on eosinophil activation and results in favorable modification of the clinical status of allergic patients. ..
  38. Gill N, Shaikh A, Khan M, Memon M. Influence of intestinal cestodes on the blood picture of the brown rats (Rattus norvegicus) of Hyderabad Sindh, Pakistan. Pak J Biol Sci. 2007;10:4479-84 pubmed
    ..Conspicuous changes in the blood picture of cestode infected male and female rats indicate host-parasite interaction as well as the triggering of defense mechanism in the host against infection. ..
  39. Franco E, Caspeta Mandujano J, Salgado Maldonado G. New species of Cacatuocotyle (Monogenoidea, Dactylogyridae) parasitizing the anus and the gill lamellae of Astyanax aeneus (Pisces, Ostariophysi: Characidae) from the Rio Lacantún basin in the Biosphere Reserve of Montes Azules, Chiapas, Mexico. Parasitol Res. 2013;112:199-205 pubmed publisher
  40. Aydogdu A, Selver M. [An investigation of helminth fauna of the bleak (Alburnus alburnus L.) from the Mustafakemalpasa stream, Bursa, Turkey]. Turkiye Parazitol Derg. 2006;30:68-71 pubmed
    ..fraternus and Diplozoon homoion (Monogenea) on the gills; Bothriocephalus acheilognathi (Cestoda) and Rhapdochona denudata (Nematoda) in the intestine; and Diplostomum sp. (Digenea) in the eyes, on the surface of body and on the fins. ..
  41. Hansen S, Choudhury A, Cole R. Evidence of experimental postcyclic transmission of Bothriocephalus acheilognathi in bonytail chub (Gila elegans). J Parasitol. 2007;93:202-4 pubmed
    ..acheilognathi can occur. Postcyclic transmission may be an important life history trait of B. acheilognathi that merits consideration when studying the impact and distribution of this invasive and potentially pathogenic tapeworm. ..
  42. Reyda F. Intestinal helminths of freshwater stingrays in southeastern Peru, and a new genus and two new species of cestode. J Parasitol. 2008;94:684-99 pubmed publisher
    ..The known numbers of genera and species of tetraphyllidean cestodes parasitizing neotropical freshwater stingrays are now 6 and 22, respectively...
  43. Jeon H, Kim K, Chai J, Yang H, Rim H, Eom K. Sympatric distribution of three human Taenia tapeworms collected between 1935 and 2005 in Korea. Korean J Parasitol. 2008;46:235-41 pubmed publisher
    ..solium, 51 specimens as T. asiatica, and 14 specimens as T. saginata. Our results indicate that all 3 Taenia tapeworms are sympatrically distributed in Korea with T. asiatica dominating over T. saginata and T. solium. ..
  44. Kresta A, Henke S, Pence D. Gastrointestinal helminths in raccoons in Texas. J Wildl Dis. 2009;45:1-13 pubmed
  45. Valentine B, Cebra C, Taylor G. Fatal gastrointestinal parasitism in goats: 31 cases (2001-2006). J Am Vet Med Assoc. 2007;231:1098-103 pubmed
    ..Seasonal weather patterns should be considered on an annual basis when designing parasite control programs for goats. ..
  46. Levron C, Sitko J, Scholz T. Spermiogenesis and spermatozoon of the tapeworm Ligula intestinalis (Diphyllobothriidea): phylogenetic implications. J Parasitol. 2009;95:1-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Moreover, these 2 orders seem to differ in the presence or absence of a ring of electron-dense cortical microtubules in the anterior extremity of the spermatozoon. ..
  47. Avcioglu H, Yildirim A, Duzlu O, Inci A, Terim K, Balkaya I. Prevalence and molecular characterization of bovine coenurosis from Eastern Anatolian region of Turkey. Vet Parasitol. 2011;176:59-64 pubmed publisher
    ..The present findings could provide a stimulus for future studies on the systematic relationships and epidemiology of lesser-known taeniid cestodes in the region, employing mitochondrial sequence data sets. ..
  48. Jankovska I, Vadlejch J, Szakova J, Miholová D, Kunc P, Knízková I, et al. Experimental studies on the lead accumulation in the cestode Moniezia expansa (Cestoda: Anoplocephalidae) and its final host (Ovis aries). Ecotoxicology. 2010;19:928-32 pubmed publisher
    ..The host-parasite-system sheep-Moniezia expansa appears to be a useful and promising bioindication system especially in farming (rural, agricultural) and the natural ecosystem...
  49. Haverkost T, Gardner S. New species in the genus Monoecocestus (Cestoda: Anoplocephalidae) from neotropical rodents (Caviidae and Sigmodontinae). J Parasitol. 2010;96:580-95 pubmed publisher
  50. Jiménez F, Braun J, Campbell M, Gardner S. Endoparasites of fat-tailed mouse opossums (Thylamys: Didelphidae) from northwestern Argentina and southern Bolivia, with the description of a new species of tapeworm. J Parasitol. 2008;94:1098-102 pubmed publisher
    ..Didelphoxyuris thylamisis, H. simplicispicula, and Oligacanthorhynchus sp. appear to occur in marmosas from the Yungas region. In contrast, both P. kozeki and M. sanmartini n. sp. appear to occur exclusively in the Puna...
  51. O Connell A, Kerepesi L, Vandergrift G, Herbert D, Van Winkle T, Hooper D, et al. IL-4(-/-) mice with lethal Mesocestoides corti infections--reduced Th2 cytokines and alternatively activated macrophages. Parasite Immunol. 2009;31:741-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Thus, lethality during M. corti infection of IL-4(-/-) mice is associated with decreased Th2 cytokines, increased Th1 cytokines and impairment of alternatively activated macrophages. ..
  52. Natsopoulou M, Palsson S, Olafsdóttir G. Parasites and parallel divergence of the number of individual MHC alleles between sympatric three-spined stickleback Gasterosteus aculeatus morphs in Iceland. J Fish Biol. 2012;81:1696-714 pubmed publisher
    ..In the Þingvallavatn lava morph, lower infection levels by the two most common parasites, Schistocephalus solidus and Diplostomum baeri, were associated with different MHC allele numbers. ..
  53. Patten P, Rich L, Zaks K, Blauvelt M. Cestode infection in 2 dogs: cytologic findings in liver and a mesenteric lymph node. Vet Clin Pathol. 2013;42:103-8 pubmed publisher
    Mesocestoides cestode infections in dogs are well known for causing severe peritonitis with larvae or larval fragments (metacestodes, tetrathyridia, or calcareous corpuscles) frequently observed cytologically in peritoneal fluid samples...
  54. Poddubnaya L, Bruňanská M, Kuchta R, Scholz T. First evidence of the presence of microtriches in the Gyrocotylidea. J Parasitol. 2006;92:703-7 pubmed
    ..The microtriches of Gyrocotyle sp. resemble those found in caryophyllidean, spathebothriidean, pseudophyllidean, and trypanorhynch cestodes, which are considered to represent the most basal groups of the Eucestoda. ..
  55. Kloch A, Bednarska M, Bajer A. Intestinal macro- and microparasites of wolves (Canis lupus L.) from north-eastern Poland recovered by coprological study. Ann Agric Environ Med. 2005;12:237-45 pubmed
    ..cysts. The pack factor affected the distribution of some of macro- and microparasites. The identified parasite fauna of wolves in Mazury lake district consists of several micro- and macroparasites of interest for public health. ..
  56. Foronda P, Pérez Rivero A, Santana Morales M, Kabdur A, González A, Quispe Ricalde M, et al. First larval record of Mesocestoides in carnivora of Tenerife (Canary Islands). J Parasitol. 2007;93:138-42 pubmed
    ..Moreover, it is demonstrated that Mesocestoides sp. from Tenerife comprises a previously unreported sequence. This is the first larval record of Mesocestoides sp. in domestic animals from Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain...
  57. Heins D, Birden E, Baker J. Host mortality and variability in epizootics of Schistocephalus solidus infecting the threespine stickleback, Gasterosteus aculeatus. Parasitology. 2010;137:1681-6 pubmed publisher
    ..solidus, which appear to be unstable and variable. Epizootics appear to depend on particular and, at times, rare sets of circumstances. ..
  58. Fourie J, Crafford D, Horak I, Stanneck D. Prophylactic treatment of flea-infested cats with an imidacloprid/flumethrin collar to forestall infection with Dipylidium caninum. Parasit Vectors. 2012;5:151 pubmed publisher
    ..5% flumethrin (w/w) incorporated in a slow-release matrix collar in preventing Dipylidium caninum infection in cats following repeated laboratory-infestations with fleas infected with metacestodes...
  59. Hernandez J, Leung G, McKay D. Cestode regulation of inflammation and inflammatory diseases. Int J Parasitol. 2013;43:233-43 pubmed publisher
  60. Arredondo N, de Chambrier A, Gil De Pertierra A. A new genus and species of the Monticelliinae (Eucestoda: Proteocephalidea), a parasite of Pseudoplatystoma fasciatum (Pisces: Siluriformes) from the Paraná River basin (Argentina), with comments on microtriches of proteocephalideans. Folia Parasitol (Praha). 2013;60:248-56 pubmed
    ..The new species is the eighth proteocephalidean reported from P. fasciatum, six of which are commonly found in the Amazon and Paraná River basins. ..
  61. Gil De Pertierra A, Semenas L. Galaxitaenia toloi n. gen., n. sp. (Eucestoda: Pseudophyllidea) from Galaxias platei (Pisces: Osmeriformes, Galaxiidae), in the Patagonian region of Argentina. J Parasitol. 2005;91:900-8 pubmed
    ..Galaxitaenia toloi n. sp. is the first triaenophorid species recorded in a South American freshwater fish and the fourth helminth parasitizing the intestine of G. platei. ..
  62. Boudaya L, Neifar L, Euzet L. Diplectanid parasites of Lithognathus mormyrus (L.) (Teleostei: Sparidae) from the Mediterranean Sea, with the description of Lamellodiscus flagellatus n. sp. (Monogenea: Diplectanidae). Syst Parasitol. 2009;74:149-59 pubmed publisher
    ..The status of L. ignoratus Palombi, 1943, another species from Lithognathus mormyrus, is discussed. A possible scenario for the synxenic speciation of these congeneric parasites of L. mormyrus is proposed...
  63. Cai K, Bai J, Chen S. Two new species of Schizorchis (Cestoda: Anoplocephalidae) from leporids (Lagomorpha: Leporidae) in China. J Parasitol. 2012;98:977-84 pubmed publisher
    ..The occurrence of Schizorchis spp. in leporids is considered relict, vestigial from wider geographical and host ranges of this parasite genus during the Pleistocene. ..
  64. Stancampiano L, Corradini D, Bulgarelli M, Micagni G, Battelli G. Parasites of the digestive tract in beef cattle imported from France to Italy. Parassitologia. 2007;49:101-6 pubmed
    ..The variables that appeared to be more linked to parasite epidemiology were sex, altitude of the geographical origin and season. ..
  65. Ash A, Scholz T, Oros M, Kar P. Tapeworms (Cestoda: Caryophyllidea), parasites of Clarias batrachus (Pisces: Siluriformes) in the Indomalayan region. J Parasitol. 2011;97:435-59 pubmed publisher
  66. Rehbein S, Visser M, Yoon S, Marley S. Efficacy of a combination ivermectin/praziquantel paste against nematodes, cestodes and bots in naturally infected ponies. Vet Rec. 2007;161:722-4 pubmed
  67. Schuster R, Sivakumar S, Wieckowsky T. Non-cerebral coenurosis in goats. Parasitol Res. 2010;107:721-6 pubmed publisher
  68. Frank S, Faust S, Kalbe M, Trubiroha A, Kloas W, Sures B. Fish hepatic glutathione-S-transferase activity is affected by the cestode parasites Schistocephalus solidus and Ligula intestinalis: evidence from field and laboratory studies. Parasitology. 2011;138:939-44 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results therefore emphasize the need for more integrative approaches in environmental pollution research to clearly identify the possible effects of parasites in an effort to develop biomarkers for evaluating environmental health. ..
  69. Macnab V, Scott A, Katsiadaki I, Barber I. Variation in the reproductive potential of Schistocephalus infected male sticklebacks is associated with 11-ketotestosterone titre. Horm Behav. 2011;60:371-9 pubmed publisher
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