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Cover for Enzootic calcinosis in ruminants from Central Brazil.

The epidemiology, clinical signs, and pathology of 42 outbreaks of enzootic calcinosis (EC) in cattle, sheep and goats in Mato Grosso (19), Distrito Federal (19), Goiás, (6), Minas Gerais (2) and Tocantins (1), Brazil, [date not given] are presented. Additionally, Ageratum conyzoides, Chamaecrista...

Author(s)
Guedes, K. M. R.; Colodel, E. M.; Castro, M. B.; Mustafa, V. S.; Moraes, D. D.; Reis Júnior, J. L.; Borges, J. R. J.; Boabaid, F. M.; Ubiali, D. G.; Arruda, L. P. de; Riet-Correa, F.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938338)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Upper urinary tract lesions associated with enzootic bovine hematuria.

The clinical signs, diagnosis and postmortem findings of Pteridium arachnoideum [Pteridium aquilinum] toxicity in 3 cattle in Espírito Santo, Brazil, presented during 2007-2008 are described.

Author(s)
Nunes, L. C.; Donatele, D. M.; Scardua, C. M.; Dórea, M. D.; Monteiro, L. N.; Bernardo, C. C.; Calais, A., Jr.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938338)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Immunosuppression induced by <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Pteridium aquilinum</i> facilitates the development of lung carcinogenesis.

The objective of the present study is to evaluate the relationship between immunosuppression caused by Pteridium aquilinum and lung carcinogenesis induced by ethyl carbamate (EC) in mice. Plant buds were collected in São Paulo, Brazil. It was shown that P. aquilinum increased the number of...

Author(s)
Caniceiro, B. D.; Latorre, A. O.; Fukumasu, H.; Haraguchi, M.; Górniak, S. L.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938338)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Enzootic calcinosis of sheep in Uruguay.

This work describes two outbreaks of enzootic calcinosis in sheep in Uruguay: one caused by Solanum glaucophyllum in 2006 and the other by Nierembergia rivularis in 2005-2006.

Author(s)
García y Santos, C.; Capelli, A.; Sosa, S.; Pérez, W.; Domínguez, R.; Pereira, R.; Bonino, F.; Goyen, J. M.; Alonso, E.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938338)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Spontaneous nitrate/nitrite poisoning in cattle fed with oats (<i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Avena sativa</i>) and ryegrass (<i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Lolium multiflorum</i>) in the State of Santa Catarina, Brazil.

The characteristics of nitrate and nitrite poisoning outbreaks in cattle in Santa Catarina, Brazil, fed with oats (Avena sativa) and ryegrass (Lolium multiflorum) [date not given] are described.

Author(s)
Jönck, F.; Gava, A.; Furlan, F. H.; Traverso, S. D.; Veronezi, L. O.; Borelli, V.; Gheller, E.; Casagrande, R. A.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938338)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Immunotoxic and toxic evaluation of subchronic exposure to saxitoxin in rats.

Forty male rats were equally divided into 4 groups and administered with saxitoxin (STX) at 0, 10, 30 and 90 µg/kg body weight by gavage for 28 days. Bone marrow, lymphocyte proliferation and histopathology of selected tissues were analysed after euthanasia. It was shown that body weight gain, food ...

Author(s)
Pípole, F.; Latorre, A. O.; Carvalho, L. R.; Hueza, I. M.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938338)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Lectin histochemistry on sections of liver and hepatic lymph nodes from sheep grazing on <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Brachiaria</i> spp.

The changes in liver and hepatic lymph nodes of 19 sheep in Mato Grosso, Brazil, that grazed on Brachiaria spp. and the carbohydrate residues stored within the foamy cells were studied using lectin histochemistry. Tissues of sheep fed exclusively lucerne (alfalfa) hay and concentrate served as...

Author(s)
Boabaid, F. M.; Antoniassi, N. A. B.; Pescador, C. A.; Souza, M. A.; Gasparetto, N. D.; Cruz, C. E. F.; Bezerra Júnior, P. S.; Driemeier, D.; Colodel, E. M.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938338)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Practical rules for the differentiation between <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Brachiaria</i> spp. poisoning and pithomycotoxicosis.

The epidemiology, clinical signs and pathology of Brachiaria spp. poisoning in cattle, sheep and goats in Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil, are reported. The survey was conducted during research on spontaneous outbreaks of poisoning from 1996 to 2008. There were 32, 21 and 2 outbreaks in cattle, sheep...

Author(s)
Peixoto, P. V.; Seixas, J. N.; França, T. N.; Tokarnia, C. H.; Döbereiner, J.; Smith, B. L.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938338)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Relationship between a peculiar form of hydropic-vacuolar degeneration of the distal convolute tubules, monofluoroacetate poisoning, and plants that cause 'sudden death' in Brazil.

The clinical signs and postmortem features in 2 cows and 2 sheep experimentally poisoned with lethal doses (0.5 and 1.0 mg sodium monofluoroacetate) are described. Poisoned animals showed tachycardia, dyspnoea and slight loss of equilibrium as swaying and reluctance to stand. The cattle developed a ...

Author(s)
Peixoto, P. V.; Nogueira, V. A.; França, T. N.; Peixoto, T. C.; Döbereiner, J.; Tokarnia, C. H.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938338)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Cyanide toxicity and interference with diet selection in quail.

A total of 27 female quails (Coturnix coturnix) were divided into 3 groups which were fed diets containing 0, 1 or 3 mg potassium cyanide (KCN) in a toxicological study. In another study, 20 female were fed both a control diet or a diet containing 1% sodium sulfate for 2 days, after which they were ...

Author(s)
Rocha-e-Silva, R. C.; Cordeiro, L. A. V.; Soto-Blanco, B.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938338)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper

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