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  • arthropods
  • Entomologist to tackle the animal and public health issues together with controlling arthropods born diseases by having Medical Entomologists' the right hand for bringing the healthy world [Yon w]. (wikipedia.org)
  • Medical Entomologists are employed by private and public universities, private industries, and federal, state, and local government agencies, including all three branches of the US military - who hire medical entomologists to protect the troops from infectious diseases that can be transmitted by arthropods. (wikipedia.org)
  • Medical entomologists work in the public health arena, dealing with insects (and other arthropods) that parasitize people, bite, sting, and/or vector disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • livestock
  • In the Netherlands zoonoses are of major importance because it is a densely populated country with high numbers of livestock and pet animals and human activities favours close contact with wildlife such as migrating waterfowl, deer and fox populations. (rivm.nl)
  • Strategic focus of research activities in the field of zoonoses are livestock-, wildlife- and vector borne zoonoses on the animal-human interface. (rivm.nl)
  • bovis
  • In nonhuman animals, Babesia canis rossi, Babesia bigemina, and Babesia bovis cause particularly severe forms of the disease, including a severe haemolytic anaemia, with positive erythrocyte-in-saline-agglutination test indicating an immune-mediated component to the haemolysis. (wikipedia.org)
  • While B. bovis and Babesia bigemina prefer to infect cattle in tropical environments, they can infect other animals, such as the white-tailed deer. (wikipedia.org)
  • parasites
  • Examples of parasites include the plants mistletoe and cuscuta, and animals such as hookworms. (wikipedia.org)
  • Parasites of animals show a high degree of specialization, and reproduce at a faster rate than their hosts. (wikipedia.org)
  • Parasites reduce host biological fitness by general or specialized pathology, from parasitic castration and impairment of secondary sex characteristics, to the modification of host behavior. (wikipedia.org)
  • These apply to parasites whose hosts are plants as well as animals: Parasitic castrators feed on their host's reproductive tissues, leaving other bodily processes largely intact, and therefore ensuring the host's survival and the freedom of the parasite to remain in the host body for as long as the host continues to live. (wikipedia.org)
  • An infectious disease is caused by the presence of organisms such as viruses, bacteria, fungi, or parasites (either animalian or protozoan). (wikipedia.org)
  • it eats a variety of animals which may serve as intermediate hosts of various parasites. (wikipedia.org)
  • Many are parasites of other animals. (wikipedia.org)
  • infections
  • The examination of autopsied brain tissues from patients who died of serious neurological conditions has revealed that many tick-borne infections, such as Lyme disease, go undiagnosed and untreated. (outbreaknewstoday.com)
  • MacDonald says his discovery also shows "while patients are wrongly declared free of Lyme and other tick-borne infections, in reality, too often they contract serious neurodegenerative diseases which can kill them. (outbreaknewstoday.com)
  • There are certain things that go up with lyme disease & other Co infections like VEGF it's a signaling protein that promotes the growth of new blood vessels. (outbreaknewstoday.com)
  • Dr Spector a top Duke Oncologist was finally diagnosed with lyme disease & other Co infections, he is a Dr at Duke University. (outbreaknewstoday.com)
  • These examples are not considered infectious diseases because they do not satisfy Koch's postulates - for example Staphylococcus intermedius, a commonly isolated bacteria from skin infections in dogs, would not cause pyoderma when introduced to a healthy dog. (wikipedia.org)
  • zoonoses
  • The precarious position of these people who depend on their animals for survival is yet another reason why prevention and control of all animal diseases, including zoonoses, is particularly important for human health and well-being. (merial.com)
  • How is Merial helping to control zoonoses and animal disease? (merial.com)
  • RIVM has unique expertise in the field of parasitic zoonoses and advices national authorities. (rivm.nl)
  • RIVM collaborates in many international activities, coordinates international projects related to zoonoses and advices international bodies such as European Food Safety Authorithy (EFSA), European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC), World Health Organization (WHO)and Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) related topics on zoonoses. (rivm.nl)
  • endemic
  • Lyme disease is most endemic in Northern Hemisphere temperate regions, but sporadic cases have been described in other areas of the world. (wikipedia.org)
  • Babesia
  • After trypanosomes, Babesia is thought to be the second-most common blood parasite of mammals, and they can have a major impact on health of domestic animals in areas without severe winters. (wikipedia.org)
  • As Babesia enter the animal´s red blood cells (erythrocytes) they are called sporozoites. (wikipedia.org)
  • invertebrate
  • An arthropod is an invertebrate animal having an exoskeleton (external skeleton), a segmented body, and jointed appendages. (prezi.com)
  • vector borne
  • The World Health Organization (WHO) states that control and prevention of vector-borne diseases are emphasizing "Integrated Vector Management (IVM)", which is an approach that looks at the links between health and environment, optimizing benefits to both. (wikipedia.org)
  • mammals
  • Until 1957 it was believed to be a disease that only affected nonhuman mammals, when the first case of babesiosis was seen in a human. (wikipedia.org)
  • dogs
  • Rabies, a vaccine-preventable disease transmitted mostly by dogs, kills about 160 people per day. (merial.com)
  • A new research project by an assistant professor at Clemson University and a parasitologist at the University of Georgia shows which parts of the country are most at risk of Lyme disease in dogs. (wyff4.com)
  • The forecast map, created by Christopher McMahan, assistant professor of mathematical sciences at Clemson University, and UG scientist Michael Yabsley, shows the percentage of dogs that are likely to test positive for Lyme disease in each of the 48 contiguous states. (wyff4.com)
  • Yabsley and McMahan used nearly12 million Lyme disease test results on dogs from 2011 to 2015 from across the country. (wyff4.com)
  • Provides information in question and answer format on this respiratory disease of dogs, supplied by Dr Mike Richards, DVM. (dmoztools.net)
  • others are unique to dogs and other animals. (wikipedia.org)
  • mice
  • You're more likely to catch it if you spend time in woodland or heath areas where animals like deer and mice live. (bbc.co.uk)
  • fungal
  • For example, the big-vein disease of lettuce was long thought to be caused by a member of the fungal division Chytridiomycota, namely Olpidium brassicae. (wikipedia.org)
  • Rabies
  • In the public health space specifically, Merial experts work with governments and international organizations in order to combat infectious diseases with major impact on people and economies, like Foot and Mouth Disease, Blue Tongue Virus, and Rabies. (merial.com)
  • Rabies is of particular concern to public health officials: a contagious zoonotic disease, it is almost 100% fatal once symptoms appear. (merial.com)
  • Although the fear of wolves is pervasive in many human societies, the majority of recorded attacks on people have been attributed to animals suffering from rabies. (wikipedia.org)
  • Borrelia
  • Specific types include: Listeria monocytogenes Neisseria meningitidis Rickettsia prowazekii Mycoplasma pneumoniae Tuberculosis Borrelia (Lyme disease) Leptospirosis Tick-borne meningoencephalitis. (wikipedia.org)
  • fungal
  • For example, the big-vein disease of lettuce was long thought to be caused by a member of the fungal division Chytridiomycota, namely Olpidium brassicae. (wikipedia.org)
  • pathogenic
  • Since this is true, higher amounts of distinctive pathogenic nucleic acid sequences would be in those exhibiting disease compared to controls since inoculating those without the pathogen is unethical. (wikipedia.org)
  • parasites
  • Parasites of animals show a high degree of specialization, and reproduce at a faster rate than their hosts. (wikipedia.org)
  • Parasites reduce host biological fitness by general or specialized pathology, from parasitic castration and impairment of secondary sex characteristics, to the modification of host behavior. (wikipedia.org)
  • These apply to parasites whose hosts are plants as well as animals: Parasitic castrators feed on their host's reproductive tissues, leaving other bodily processes largely intact, and therefore ensuring the host's survival and the freedom of the parasite to remain in the host body for as long as the host continues to live. (wikipedia.org)
  • Severe
  • Healthy people typically recover within a few days without particular medical treatment or without experiencing severe symptoms of the disease. (healthdiagnosis.net)
  • After trypanosomes, Babesia is thought to be the second-most common blood parasite of mammals, and they can have a major impact on health of domestic animals in areas without severe winters. (wikipedia.org)
  • In nonhuman animals, Babesia canis rossi, Babesia bigemina, and Babesia bovis cause particularly severe forms of the disease, including a severe haemolytic anaemia, with positive erythrocyte-in-saline-agglutination test indicating an immune-mediated component to the haemolysis. (wikipedia.org)
  • The bacterium Pasteurella multocida and its genus can pose a risk of severe diseases in high-risk groups such as the elderly, transplant recipients, cancer patients and immunocompromised individuals. (wikipedia.org)
  • inflammatory
  • To simplify matters, I categorize joint diseases into mechanical or inflammatory. (vin.com)
  • Background Multiple sclerosis is a degenerative inflammatory disease of the CNS characterised by immune-mediated destruction of myelin an. (blogspot.com)
  • viruses
  • His current research interests focus on the population dynamics of arthropod-borne viruses and how these might be manipulated to support disease control processes, including immunisation and vector control. (tropicalmedicine2016.com)
  • incidence
  • While the canine patient is much more common, older cats have a high incidence of radiographic changes suggesting joint disease, and more in-depth evaluation of behavior changes might show that this is more significant than we realize. (vin.com)
  • Prevention
  • Prevention A vaccine is available to protect against Lyme disease. (thedogdaily.com)
  • The World Health Organization (WHO) states that control and prevention of vector-borne diseases are emphasizing "Integrated Vector Management (IVM)", which is an approach that looks at the links between health and environment, optimizing benefits to both. (wikipedia.org)
  • This means that there should be a high disease occurrence in those carrying an pathogen, evidence of a serologicalresponse to the pathogen, and the success of vaccination prevention. (wikipedia.org)
  • cause
  • The primary cause of the joint disease may be difficult to identify as, after a period of degeneration, the process become self-perpetuating. (vin.com)
  • In some older dogs, vestibular disease occurs suddenly, with no known underlying cause. (pethealthnetwork.com)
  • Routine health care and physicals including diagnostic tests can identify-sooner rather than later-any underlying conditions that could possibly cause vestibular disease. (pethealthnetwork.com)
  • Throughout Europe interest in tick-borne agents is increasing, particularly with regard to those that can cause human disease. (biomedcentral.com)
  • These findings suggest that the underlying cause is one of the more serious diseases that initially manifest as FUOs. (tripod.com)
  • Other conditions are met to establish cause or association including studies in disease transmission. (wikipedia.org)
  • immune
  • She holds a PhD in Biochemistry/Immunology from the University of Montpellier, France, directed toward auto-immune disease mechanisms, and held a Postdoc fellow position in Allergy at the University of Minnesota. (tropicalmedicine2016.com)
  • Other causes or associations of disease are: a compromised immune system, environmental toxins, radiation exposure, diet and lifestyle choices, stress, and genetics. (wikipedia.org)
  • common
  • Joint disease is a very common reason for presentation in a small animal practice, and approximately 20% of the pet population has significant arthritis. (vin.com)
  • In this article, we will discuss the peripheral form, which, with treatment, generally carries a good prognosis and is much more common than central vestibular disease, which attacks the central nervous system and brain. (pethealthnetwork.com)
  • The most common symptom of vestibular disease is loss of balance. (pethealthnetwork.com)
  • cattle
  • The spinose ear tick has a worldwide distribution, the young feeding inside the ears of cattle and wild animals. (wikipedia.org)
  • treatment
  • Symptoms and treatment for kidney disease vary depending the specifics of the case, but oftentimes, a diet change can help. (petmd.com)
  • The diagnosis and treatment of joint disease is, therefore, a very important part of veterinary practice. (vin.com)
  • Measuring and recording these angles can be helpful in assessing disease and treatment progression. (vin.com)
  • Treatment with the wrong medication can prolong disease and in some cases, make things worse, so you will want your cat examined by your veterinarian in person, not over the phone. (felinedocs.com)
  • It is also effective against Yersinia pestis (the infectious agent of bubonic plague), and is prescribed for the treatment of Lyme disease, ehrlichiosis and Rocky Mountain spotted fever. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dogs
  • Dr. Stephen Steep believes yet another factor plays a role in spreading vector-borne diseases among dogs during the summer. (thedogdaily.com)
  • Fortunately, West Nile virus and encephalitis, two other troubling vector-borne diseases, do not often affect dogs, says Dr. Rubin. (thedogdaily.com)
  • Dogs with peripheral vestibular disease have a breakdown in communication between the inner ear and the brain, causing dizziness. (pethealthnetwork.com)
  • Peripheral vestibular disease generally affects senior and geriatric dogs over 8 years of age. (pethealthnetwork.com)
  • ProDen PlaqueOff™ Animal is a completely natural product which is suitable for both cats and dogs to help prevent and remove bad breath, tarter and plaque. (ecodogsandcats.com)
  • Provides information on the emerging infectious disease of dogs caused by a flu virus H3N8. (dmoztools.net)
  • Provides information in question and answer format on this respiratory disease of dogs, supplied by Dr Mike Richards, DVM. (dmoztools.net)
  • health
  • His interests include district health systems, health policy, communicable diseases control, integrated control and management of skin NTDs and operational research. (tropicalmedicine2016.com)
  • systematic
  • As there are many potential causes of joint disease, it is important to have a systematic approach to refining the differential and attempting to narrow the diagnosis. (vin.com)
  • serious
  • Patients with undiagnosed FUO (5-15% of cases) generally have a benign long-term course, especially when the fever is not accompanied by substantial weight loss or other signs of a serious underlying disease. (tripod.com)
  • Harmful serious drug kate,after parasitic anything. (aafloral.com)