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- Jakubowski, Tadeusz, et al. Show all 4 Authors
- Journal of Veterinary Research 2019 v.63 no.2 pp. 205-214
- Neovison vison; Toxascaris leonina; Toxocara canis; eggs; farms; hemorrhage; histopathology; hosts; inflammation; ingestion; intestines; kidneys; larvae; liver; lungs; lymph nodes; mice; mineralization; mink; muscles; myocardium; parasites; spleen; toxocariasis
- ... Introduction: Canine roundworm T. canis and T. leonina infections were investigated in experimentally infected farm mink (Neovison vison) to describe the pattern of pathological lesions in this paratenic host. Material and Methods: Infections in mink developed following ingestion of embryonated eggs of either parasite or mice tissue infected with both parasite species. Results: Comparative analysi ...
- Jakubowski, Tadeusz, et al. Show all 5 Authors
- Journal of Veterinary Research 2019 v.63 no.2 pp. 197-203
- Nematoda; Neovison vison; Western blotting; animal welfare; antibodies; antigens; definitive hosts; dogs; eggs; enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay; farms; fecal examination; feces; immunoglobulin G; intestines; larvae; mice; mink; necropsy; parasites; paratenic hosts; pathogens; public health; soil
- ... Introduction: Farm mink (Neovison vison) can be naturally exposed to T. canis and T. leonina pathogens on the farm. If mink were hosts, it would imply some veterinary public health as well as animal welfare issues. For this reason, the aim of the study was to determine whether mink might be definitive or paratenic hosts of these parasites. Material and Methods: Four groups of mink were infected wi ...