• Nonhuman primates have introduced the virus into human populations, but the animals appear to be amplifiers rather than reservoirs of the disease. (cdc.gov)
  • The aims of this study were to investigate the disease levels in the pig industry of Yucatan, assess an in-home ELISA widely used in this area (ELISA kit Human- GmbH, WB), study the risk factors associated with the disease in theses pig farms and evaluate the contamination with T. gondii in pork meat intended for human consumption. (bl.uk)
  • In addition, with the developments of the farming systems, economical losses caused by parasitic diseases became more and more obvious. (frontiersin.org)
  • The disease causes significant economic losses in herd industry including decrease animal products such as meat, milk and infertility reduction. (magiran.com)
  • Papers should advance the scientific knowledge of the sources, transmission, prevention, and control of zoonotic parasitic diseases in animals and/or vectors. (hindawi.com)
  • The Outbreak Response team supports all nine provinces in South Africa with outbreak control of epidemic prone infectious diseases. (nicd.ac.za)
  • due to the potential of T. gondii to lead to severe illness, measures to control the disease should still be taken. (bl.uk)
  • As in other parts of the world, we are working closely with public health colleagues across the region to strengthen the capacity of Ministries of Health to prevent, detect, and control disease. (cdc.gov)
  • This zoonotic, helminthic infection is a rare cause of blindness and may provoke rheumatic, neurologic, or asthmatic symptoms. (wikipedia.org)
  • High parasitic loads or repeated infection can lead to visceral larva migrans (VLM). (wikipedia.org)
  • Trichinellosis is a zoonotic parasitic disease with a worldwide distribution. (ajtmh.org)
  • The prevalences of major human parasitic diseases were reduced from 62%, which was estimated during the first national survey carried out between 1988 and 1992, to 22.18% according to the data released from the second national survey completed in 2004. (frontiersin.org)
  • Emerging zoonotic disease agents transmitted by food animals include enteropathogenic E. coli , Salmonella DT104 (which may have human origins), Campylobacter spp, and Streptococcus iniae (from farmed fish). (cdc.gov)
  • Rai SK, Matsumura T, Ono K et al (2001) Intestinal parasitoses in an "unknown disease outbreak" hit rural hilly area in western Nepal. (springer.com)
  • NICD's Professor Nelesh Govender speaks about the hidden nature of fungal diseases in South Africa's context and how fungal diseases affect people with weakened. (nicd.ac.za)
  • Identification of transmission foci of hydatid disease in California. (cdc.gov)
  • China has a large group of scientists studying different aspects of parasitic diseases, yet their work and findings are not always easily accessible to international colleagues. (frontiersin.org)