Babesia bigemina


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Babesia bigemina

The causative organism of Texas fever in cattle.
See also: Babesia
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Frank (1979).Pentamidine in chemoimmunisation of cattle against Babesia bigemina infection, Tropical Animal Health and Production.
Earlier reports has mentioned the prevalence of Anaplasma marginale ranging from 4-75.5%, Babesia bigemina 1.75-7.2%, Theileria annulata 0.7-24% (Khan et al., 2004; Afridi et al., 2005 Rajput et al., 2005; Ahmad and Hashmi, 2007; Niazi et al., 2008).
A babesiose bovina, uma doencas importante em regioes tropicais (RADOSTITS et al., 2002), e causada pelos protozoarios Babesia bovis e Babesia bigemina inoculados pelo carrapato Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus (SOARES et al., 2000; FARIAS, 2001).
Host animals: Three cross-bred male calves of 4-5 months of age and free from Babesia bigemina infection were kept in the tick proof animals shed of the Division of Parasitology.
La babesiosis bovina ocasionada por Babesia bigemina produce grandes perdidas a la economia pecuaria Mexicana.
annulatus, transmit the two species of blood parasites, Babesia bovis and Babesia bigemina, which cause the cattle diseases collectively known as "Texas fever," "cattle fever," or "bovine babesiosis."
Molecular confirmation of Trypanosoma evansi and Babesia bigemina in cattle from Lower Egypt.
Seroprevalence of Babesia bigemina infection in cattle of India and Bangladesh.
La babesiosis bovina es una enfermedad hemoparasitaria causada por Babesia bovis o Babesia bigemina, las cuales son parasitos del Filo Apicomplexa; Clase Aconoidasida; Orden Piroplasmida; Familia Babesiidae; Genero Babesia [26].
Ahmad and Hashmi (2007) have mentioned the highest prevalence of ticks and Babesia bigemina infection in cattle during the month of August in Malakand region.