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EEDA Textbook References: Parafilariasis

Bech–Nielsen S. Parafilariasis in cattle. In: Foreign animal diseases. Richmond, VA: United States Animal Health Association; 1998. p. 332–43.

Bhaibulaya M, Yoolek A, Kobkijcharoen M. Parafilaria bovicola Tubangui 1934 from a human eye in Thailand. Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health. 2004;35(4):817-9.

Borgsteede FH, van Wuijckhuise L, Peutz J, Roumen T, Kock P. Import of Parafilaria bovicola in the Netherlands. Vet Parasitol. 2009;161(1-2):146-9.

Herenda D, Chambers PG, Ettriqui A, Seneviratna P, da Silva TJP. Manual on meat inspection for developing countries [online]. FAO animal production and health paper 119. Publishing and Multimedia Service, Information Division, FAO; 1994 (reprinted 2000). Parafilariasis. Available at: Accessed 22 Aug 2009.

Kahn CM, Line S, editors. The Merck veterinary manual [online]. Whitehouse Station, NJ: Merck and Co; 2006. Parafilaria bovicola. Available at: Accessed 21 Aug 2009.

Losson B, Saegerman C. First isolation of Parafilaria bovicola from clinically affected cattle in Belgium. Vet Rec. 2009;164(20):623-6.

Nevill EM. Preliminary report on the transmission of Parafilaria bovicola in South Africa. Onderstepoort J Vet Res. 1975;42:41-48.

Nevill EM, Sutherland B. The colonization and life-cycles of Musca lusoria, Musca xanthomelas and Musca nevilli, vectors of Parafilaria bovicola in South Africa. Onderstepoort J Vet Res. 1987;54(4):607-11.

Swan GE, Soll MD, Gross SJ. Efficacy of ivermectin against Parafilaria bovicola and lesion resolution in cattle. Vet Parasitol. 1991;40(3-4):267-72.

Taylor MA, Coop RL, Wall RL. Veterinary parasitology. 3rd ed. Ames, IA: Blackwell Publishing; 2007. Parafilaria bovicola; p. 129-30.

Viljoen JH. The parasitic life cycle of Parafilaria bovicola and its pathogenesis in cattle [PhD thesis]. [Pretoria (South Africa)]: University of Pretoria; 1982.