1978 Onderstepoort Journal of Veterinary Research, Volume 45, 1978

1978 Onderstepoort Journal of Veterinary Research, Volume 45, 1978

 

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CONTENTS

Volume 45: Number 1

Parasites of domestic and wild animals in South Africa. V. Helminths in sheep on dryland pasture on the Transvaal Highveld

Horak, Ivan Gerard 1

An investigation into possible methods of assessing the intake of calcium and phosphorus by grazing sheep

Belonje, P.C. 7

Parasites of domestic and wild animals in South Africa. VI. Helminths in calves on irrigated pastures on the Transvaal Highveld

Horak, Ivan Gerard; Louw, J.P. 23

Recovery of nematodes from ruminants by migration from gastro-intestinal ingesta and mucosa gelled in agar : preliminary report

Van Wyk, J.A. (Jan Aucamp); Gerber, H.M. 29

The activity of insect juvenile hormone mimics in larval Amblyomma Hebraeum Koch (Acarina : Metastriata : Ixodidae)

Solomon, K.R.; Evans, Aileen A. 39

Parasites of domestic and wild animals in South Africa. VII. Helminths in pigs slaughtered at the Pretoria municipal abattoir

Horak, Ivan Gerard 43

Parasites of domestic and wild animals in South Africa. VIII. Helminths in pigs kept under semi-intensive conditions

Horak, Ivan Gerard 49

Volume 45: Number 2

Parasites of domestic and wild animals in South Africa. IX. Helminths in blesbok

Horak, Ivan Gerard 55

The micromorphology of the glands of the infra-orbital cutaneous sinus of the steenbok (Raphicerus campestris)

Gerneke, W.H.; Cohen, Marlene 59

The micromorphology of the apocrine glands of the intermandibular region of the steenbok (Raphicerus campestris)

Cohen, Marlene; Gerneke, W.H. 67

Observations on the pathology of canine microsporidiosis

McCully, R.M.; Van Dellen, A.F.; Basson, P.A.; Lawrence, J. 75

Wesselsbron disease. Pathological, haematological and clinical studies in natural cases and experimentally infected new-born lambs

Coetzer, Jacobus A.W.; Theodoridis, A.; Van Heerden, Anneline 93

Therapy of bovine mastitis : the intramammary tissue compatibility of mastitis remedies administered intracisternally to cows

Giesecke, W.H. 107

Immunogenicity and pathogenicity of three South African strains of Babesia bovis in Bos indicus cattle

De Vos, A.J. 119

Volatile fatty acid metabolism in sheep. 3. Diurnal variation in the contribution of ruminal propionic acid production to the whole body glucose turnover of Merino sheep fed lucerne hay twice daily

Van der Walt, J.G. 125

Observations on the effect of different methods of processing on the bacterial contaminants of bovine and ovine tripe

Van Der Made, H.N.; Van Staden, J.J. 133

RESEARCH NOTE: Tumour regression in mice after treatment with extracts of the bone marrow from cattle harbouring tick-borne infections

King, A.C. 141

Volume 45: Number 3

Method of production of and antibody response to an oil adjuvant Bacteroides nodosus bacterin

Cameron, C.M.; Fuls, W.J.P. 143

Genetic incompatibility between Boophilus decoloratus (Koch, 1844) and Boophilus microplus (Canestrini, 1888) and hybrid sterility of Australian and South African Boophilus microplus (Acarina : Ixodidae)

Spickett, A.M.; Malan, J.R. 149

The efficacy of various insecticides against the larvae of Lucilia cuprina (Wied.), the green blowfly of sheep. I. In vitro tests using a resistant and susceptible strain

Viljoen, J.H. 155

Light and electron microscopical studies on canine encephalitozoonosis : cerebral vasculitis

Van Dellen, A.F.; Botha, W.S.; Boomker, J.; Warnes, W.E.J. 165

Preliminary characterization of viruses isolated from cases of epididymitis and vaginitis in cattle

Theodoridis, A. 187

Effects of 60Co irradiation on Amblyomma hebraeum Koch, 1844 (Acarina : Ixodidae)

Spickett, A.M. 197

Amicarbalide : a therapeutic agent for anaplasmosis

Barrowman, P.R.; Coetzer, J.A.W.; Kellerman, T.S.; De Vos, A.J.

203

Nutritional values of different blood diets expressed as reproductive potentials in adult Stomoxys calcitrans L. (Diptera : Muscidae)

Sutherland, B. 209

Volume 45: Number 4

The serological and immunological relationship of type strains A and D of Pasteurella multocida to field isolates from sheep

Cameron, Colin McKenzie; Engelbrecht, Maria M.; Vermeulen, Aletta S.M. 215

Parasites of domestic and wild animals in South Africa. X. Helminths in impala

Horak, Ivan Gerard 221

Parasites of domestic and wild animals in South-Africa .XI. Helminths in cattle on natural pastures in the Northern Transvaal

Horak, Ivan Gerard 229

Proteins and free amino acids in the salivary secretion and hemolymph of the tick Amblyomma hebraeum

Neitz, A.W.H. (Albert Walter Herman); Howell, C.J.; Potgieter, D.J.J.; Bezuidenhout, J. Durr

235

The suitability of various types of dung and vegetable matter as larval breeding media for Stomoxys calcitrans L (Diptera : Muscidae)

Sutherland, B. 241

The pathology of an inherited lysosomal storage disorder of calve

Coetzer, Jacobus A.W.; Louw, T.A.T. 245

RESEARCH NOTE: Surgical transfer of the cysticerci of Taenia hydatigena

Tustin, R.C.; Verster, Anna 255

RESEARCH NOTE: An attempt to treat the larval stage of Taenia multiceps and a résumé of its neural and extraneural distribution in sheep

Verster, Anna; Tustin, R.C.; Reinecke, R.K. 257

RESEARCH NOTE: Production of a chicken meat infusion broth suitable for the mass production of a Haemophilus gallinarum bacterin

Buys, S.B. 261

Author's index, volume 45 of 1978 263

Subject index, volume 45 of 1978 265

Recent Submissions

  • Steyn, P.J.J; Bigalke, R.D.; Cameron, Colin McKenzie; Gilchrist, Frances M.C.; Morren, A.J.; Verster, Anna J.M.; Verwoerd, Daniel Wynand; Walker, Jane B. (Pretoria : The Government Printer, 1978)
  • De Kock, V.E.; Steyn, P.J.J; Bigalke, R.D.; Cameron, Colin McKenzie; Gilchrist, Frances M.C.; Morren, A.J.; Verster, Anna J.M.; Verwoerd, Daniel Wynand; Walker, Jane B. (Pretoria : The Government Printer, 1978)
  • De Kock, V.E.; Steyn, P.J.J; Bigalke, R.D.; Cameron, Colin McKenzie; Gilchrist, Frances M.C.; Morren, A.J.; Verster, Anna J.M.; Verwoerd, Daniel Wynand; Walker, Jane B. (Pretoria : Government Printer, 1978)
  • Buys, S.B.; Steyn, P.J.J; Bigalke, R.D.; Cameron, Colin McKenzie; Gilchrist, Frances M.C.; Morren, A.J.; Verster, Anna J.M.; Verwoerd, Daniel Wynand; Walker, Jane B. (The Government Printer, Pretoria, 1978)
    A chicken meat infusion broth was prepared by various formulations and tested in 200ℓ volumes for their suitability to support the growth of Haemophilus gallinarum. The best yield (0, 1% packed cells, or 10⁹ colony-forming ...
  • Horak, Ivan Gerard; De Kock, V.E.; Bigalke, R.D.; Cameron, Colin McKenzie; Gilchrist, Frances M.C.; Morren, A.J.; Verster, Anna J.M.; Verwoerd, Daniel Wynand; Walker, Jane B. (The Government Printer, Pretoria, 1978)
    The seasonal incidence of nematode infestations in pigs raised under semi-intensive conditions was determined by the monthly slaughter of 2-4 tracer pigs exposed to infestation in an earthern floored pen for periods of 1 ...
  • Carmichael, I.H.; Koster, Susan; De Kock, V.E.; Bigalke, R.D.; Cameron, Colin McKenzie; Gilchrist, Frances M.C.; Morren, A.J.; Verster, Anna J.M.; Verwoerd, Daniel Wynand; Walker, Jane B. (Pretoria : The Government Printer, 1978)
    A total of 32 042 cattle, slaughtered at the Pretoria, Johannesburg and Durban abattoirs, was examined for parafilariosis and as many animals as possible were traced to the farms from which they originated. The disease is ...
  • Verster, Anna; Tustin, R.C.; Reinecke, R.K.; Steyn, P.J.J; Bigalke, R.D.; Cameron, Colin McKenzie; Gilchrist, Frances M.C.; Morren, A.J.; Verster, Anna J.M.; Verwoerd, Daniel Wynand; Walker, Jane B. (Pretoria : The Government Printer, 1978)
    Sheep were experimentally infested with the larval stage of Taenia multiceps. On Day 36 postinfestation 2 animals were treated intraperitoneally with mebendazole at 40 mg/kg body mass. Mature viable coenuri were present ...
  • Sutherland, B.; De Kock, V.E.; Bigalke, R.D.; Cameron, Colin McKenzie; Gilchrist, Frances M.C.; Morren, A.J.; Verster, Anna J.M.; Verwoerd, Daniel Wynand; Walker, Jane B. (The Government Printer, Pretoria, 1978)
    Experiments with Stomoxys calcitrans adults showed that different blood diets markedly affect the lifespan and reproductive potential of this species. When fed on blood from herbivores (cattle, sheep, goat, horse and donkey) ...
  • Horak, Ivan Gerard; De Kock, V.E.; Bigalke, R.D.; Cameron, Colin McKenzie; Gilchrist, Frances M.C.; Morren, A.J.; Verster, Anna J.M.; Verwoerd, Daniel Wynand; Walker, Jane B. (The Government Printer, Pretoria, 1978)
    A total of 52 pigs slaughtered at the Pretoria Municipal Abattoir over a period of 1 year was examined for parasitic helminths. Twenty-six of these pigs were marketed by farmers and 26 by speculators. Of the pigs marketed ...
  • Barrowman, P.R.; Coetzer, J.A.W.; Kellerman, T.S.; De Vos, A.J.; De Kock, V.E.; Bigalke, R.D.; Cameron, Colin McKenzie; Gilchrist, Frances M.C.; Morren, A.J.; Verster, Anna J.M.; Verwoerd, Daniel Wynand; Walker, Jane B. (Pretoria : The Government Printer, 1978)
    When administered subcutaneously in 2 equal daily doses at a total dosage rate of 20 mg/kg, amicarbalide was found to be an effective agent for controlling acute infections of Anaplasma marginate and A. centrale in intact ...
  • Spickett, A.M.; De Kock, V.E.; Bigalke, R.D.; Cameron, Colin McKenzie; Gilchrist, Frances M.C.; Morren, A.J.; Verster, Anna J.M.; Verwoerd, Daniel Wynand; Walker, Jane B. (Pretoria : The Government Printer, 1978)
    The effects of ⁶⁰Co irradiation on Amblyomma hebraeum Koch, 1844 were studied by mating normal females to males irradiated to attain dosages of 0, 2, 4, 6 and 8 kilorad. The males of all 5 groups were observed mating 7 ...
  • Solomon, K.R.; Evans, Aileen A.; De Kock, V.E.; Bigalke, R.D.; Cameron, Colin McKenzie; Gilchrist, Frances M.C.; Morren, A.J.; Verster, Anna J.M.; Verwoerd, Daniel Wynand; Walker, Jane B. (Pretoria : The Government Printer, 1978)
    A total of 14 insect juvenile hormone mimics was tested for activity in Amblyomma hebraeum by exposing newly engorged larvae to filter paper impregnated with hormone mimics. The most active compounds used in this assay ...
  • Theodoridis, A.; De Kock, V.E.; Bigalke, R.D.; Cameron, Colin McKenzie; Gilchrist, Frances M.C.; Morren, A.J.; Verster, Anna J.M.; Verwoerd, Daniel Wynand; Walker, Jane B. (The Government Printer, Pretoria, 1978)
    Twelve slow-growing virus isolates propagated in tissue culture from cattle with epididymitis and vaginitis were identified as herpes viruses by virtue of their biological, physicochemical and morphological characteristics. ...
  • Van Dellen, A.F.; Botha, W.S.; Warnes, W.E.J.; Boomker, Jacob Diederik Frederik; De Kock, V.E.; Bigalke, R.D.; Cameron, Colin McKenzie; Gilchrist, Frances M.C.; Morren, A.J.; Verster, Anna J.M.; Verwoerd, Daniel Wynand; Walker, Jane B. (The Government Printer, Pretoria, 1978)
    Brain lesions in 2 natural cases of canine encephalitozoonosis were studied by light and electron microscopy. Granulomatous reactions, associated with small vessels and capillaries, partly originated from extensive perithelial ...
  • Tustin, R.C.; Verster, Anna; Steyn, P.J.J; Bigalke, R.D.; Cameron, Colin McKenzie; Gilchrist, Frances M.C.; Morren, A.J.; Verster, Anna J.M.; Verwoerd, Daniel Wynand; Walker, Jane B. (The Government Printer, Pretoria, 1978)
    Unattached immature cysticerci of Taenia hydatigena were transferred surgically to the peritoneal cavities of 4 sheep. Mature infective cysticerci were recovered from the recipient sheep 3 and 5, 8 months later. A fully ...
  • King, A.C.; De Kock, V.E.; Bigalke, R.D.; Cameron, Colin McKenzie; Gilchrist, Frances M.C.; Morren, A.J.; Verster, Anna J.M.; Verwoerd, Daniel Wynand; Walker, Jane B. (The Government Printer, Pretoria, 1978)
    Complete regression of a transplantable fibrosarcoma of mice was induced in an average of 86% of animals receiving repeated subcutaneous injections of an extract of the bone marrow from cattle harbouring Babesia parasites. ...
  • Viljoen, J.H.; De Kock, V.E.; Bigalke, R.D.; Cameron, Colin McKenzie; Gilchrist, Frances M.C.; Morren, A.J.; Verster, Anna J.M.; Verwoerd, Daniel Wynand; Walker, Jane B. (Pretoria : The Government Printer, 1978)
    In order to determine the larvicidal action of different insecticides against both susceptible and resistant blowfly strains in the Republic of South Africa, an attempt was made to find a suitable in vitro method for ...
  • Coetzer, Jacobus A.W.; Louw, T.A.T.; Steyn, P.J.J; Bigalke, R.D.; Cameron, Colin McKenzie; Gilchrist, Frances M.C.; Morren, A.J.; Verster, Anna J.M.; Verwoerd, Daniel Wynand; Walker, Jane B. (The Government Printer, Pretoria, 1978)
    The clinical symptoms, gross and histopathological, as well as the ultrastructural appearance of a condition in cross-bred Aberdeen Angus calves resembling the inherited lysosomal storage disease, α-mannosidosis, are ...
  • Van Der Made, H.N.; Van Staden, J.J.; De Kock, V.E.; Bigalke, R.D.; Cameron, Colin McKenzie; Gilchrist, Frances M.C.; Morren, A.J.; Verster, Anna J.M.; Verwoerd, Daniel Wynand; Walker, Jane B. (The Government Printer, Pretoria, 1978)
    A comparison was made of the multiplication of bacteria in specimens of tripe processed in different ways. There was little difference in this respect between commercial tripe as offered for purchase to the consumer and ...
  • Spickett, A.M.; Malan, J.R.; De Kock, V.E.; Bigalke, R.D.; Cameron, Colin McKenzie; Gilchrist, Frances M.C.; Morren, A.J.; Verster, Anna J.M.; Verwoerd, Daniel Wynand; Walker, Jane B. (Pretoria : The Government Printer, 1978)
    Virgin females of both Boophilus decoloratus and Boophilus microplus, when mated with males of the other species, subsequently produced sterile eggs. Counts of spermiophore capsules in female seminal receptacles showed ...

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