Van Rijn, Piet A.; Maris-Veldhuis, Mieke A.; Grobler, Maria Jacoba; Wright, Isabel M.; Erasmus, Baltus J.; Maartens, Louis H.; Potgieter, Christiaan A.(Elsevier, 2020-10)
African horse sickness virus (AHSV) is a virus species in the genus Orbivirus of the family Reoviridae causing
African Horse Sickness (AHS) in equids with a mortality of about 95% in naïve horses. AHS causes serious
Dennis, Susan J.; O’Kennedy, Martha M.; Rutkowska, Daria; Tsekoa, Tsepo; Lourens, Carina W.; Hitzeroth, Inga I.; Meyers, Ann E.; Rybicki, Edward P.(BioMed Central, 2018-10-11)
African horse sickness (AHS) is caused by multiple serotypes of the dsRNA AHSV and is a major scourge of domestic
equids in Africa. While there are well established commercial live attenuated vaccines produced in South ...
Fourie, Tamsyn Ann; Cromarty, Allan Duncan; Duncan, N.M. (Neil); Wolter, Kerri; Naidoo, Vinny; Lierz, Michael(Public Library of Science, 2015-10-29)
The following study evaluates the overt toxic potential of carprofen (CRP), flunixin (FXN)
and phenylbutazone (PBZ) in Old world vultures in relation to historic toxicity data for diclofenac
and ketoprofen, with the Cape ...
The safety of a single oral dose of carprofen (11.5 mg/kg), flunixin (1 mg/kg) and
phenylbutazone (1.7 mg/kg) was evaluated in the Cape Vulture (Gyps coprotheres) by means
of a four-way parallel study, using two birds ...
Van der Merwe, Liesel Laura; Christie, Jevan Craig; Clift, Sarah J.; Dvir, Eran(OpenJournals Publishing, 2012-12-12)
This longitudinal cross-sectional clinical study investigated the incidence of sialorrhoea in dogs with spirocercosis and determined whether breed, body weight and the extent of the oesophageal involvement was associated ...
University of Pretoria. Faculty of Veterinary Science. Dept. of Paraclinical Sciences. Section of Pathology(2010-02-25)
Images of post-mortem cases captured during 1983 - 1997. Departmental references to images uploaded with photo titles indicated the macroscopic lesion (PM) or microscopic slide (S), case number and year.
Dubey, Jitender P.; Lane, Emily P.; Van Wilpe, Erna; Suleman, Essa; Reininghaus, Bjorn; Verma, Shiv Kumar; Rosenthal, B.M.; Mtshali, Moses S.(American Society of Parasitologists, 2014-12)
Sarcocystis infections have been reported from the African buffalo (Syncerus caffer), but the species have not been
named. Here we propose a new name Sarcocystis cafferi from the African buffalo. Histological examination ...
Cattle (Bos taurus) are intermediate hosts for four species of Sarcocystis, S. cruzi, S.
hirsuta, S. hominis, and S. rommeli. Of these four species, mature sarcocysts of S. cruzi are
thin-walled (< 1μm) whereas S. hirsuta, ...
Calero-Bernal, Rafael; Verma, Shiv Kumar; Cerqueira-Cezar, Camila K.; Schafer, Laurence M.; Van Wilpe, Erna; Dubey, Jitender P.(Springer, 2015-12)
Infection with Sarcocystis is common in many species of wild cervids but none is reported from the black-tailed
deer (Odocoileus hemionus columbianus). Here, we report Sarcocystis infection in two black-tailed deer ...