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EEDA Textbook References: Sheep Scab (Psoroptes ovis)

Bates PG. Inter- and intra-specific variation within the genus Psoroptes (Acari: Psoroptidae). Vet Parasitol. 1999;83:201-17.

Bayer Animal Health. Mites [online]. Available at: http://www.bayeranimalhealth.com/ah/en/farmanimal.nsf/ActiveBySubject/C1256AAF0021EBFDC1256AAF00724B03?OpenDocument&nav=HZUE–4ZVHUD.* Accessed 3 December 2001.

Boyce WM, Weisenberger ME. The rise and fall of psoroptic scabies in bighorn sheep in the San Andres Mountains, New Mexico. J Wildl Dis. 2005;41(3):525-31.

Corwin RM,Nahm J. Psoroptes spp. University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine; 1997. Available at: http://www.missouri.edu/~vmicrorc/Arthropods/Arachnida/Psoropte.htm.* Accessed 3 December 2001.

Foreyt WJ. Contact transmission of psoroptic mange from bighorn to Stone sheep.J Wildl Dis. 1997;33(3):664-5.

Kahn CM, Line S, editors. The Merck veterinary manual [online]. Whitehouse Station, NJ: Merck and Co; 2006. Mange in cattle. Psoroptic mange. Available at: http://www.merckvetmanual.com/mvm/index.jsp?cfile=htm/bc/72001.htm. Accessed 14 Sept 2009.

Kahn CM, Line S, editors. The Merck veterinary manual [online]. Whitehouse Station, NJ: Merck and Co; 2006. Mange in sheep and goats. Psoroptic mange (sheep scab). Available at: http://www.merckvetmanual.com/mvm/index.jsp?cfile=htm/bc/72002.htm. Accessed 14 Sept 2009.

Lange RE, Sandoval AV, Meleney WP. Psoroptic scabies in bignorn sheep (Ovis canadensis mexicana) in New Mexico. J Wildl Dis. 1980;16(1):77-82.

Little S. Arthropod livestock pests and disease vectors. In: Foreign animal diseases. 7th edition. Boca Raton, FL: United States Animal Health Association; 2008. p. p. 125-35

Losson BJ, Lonneux JF, Lekimme M. The pathology of Psoroptes ovis infestation in cattle with a special emphasis on breed difference.Vet Parasitol. 1999;83(3-4):219-29.

O'Brien DJ. Treatment of psoroptic mange with reference to epidemiology and history. Vet Parasitol. 1999;30;83(3-4):177-85.

Sargison N. Differential diagnosis and treatment of sheep scab. In Pract. 1995:17: 3-9.

Smith KE, Wall R, Berriatua E, French NP. The effects of temperature and humidity on the off-host survival of Psoroptes ovis and Psoroptes cuniculi. Vet Parasitol. 1999;83:265-75.

Van den Broek AH, Huntley JF. Sheep scab: the disease, pathogenesis and control. J Comp Pathol. 2003;128(2-3):79-91

World Organization for Animal Health [OIE] . Manual of diagnostic tests and vaccines for terrestrial animals [online]. Paris: OIE; 2008. Mange. Available at: http://www.oie.int/eng/normes/mmanual/2008/pdf/2.09.08_MANGE.pdf. Accessed 4 Sept 2009.

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