Tick Diseases II (Nov. 12)

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Tick Diseases II Tick-borne Diseases of Veterinary Importance o Theileriosis/Babebosis of Horses  Equine Piroplasmosis Agent:  Theileria equi  and  Babesia caballi  Vectored by:  Dermacentor variabilis, Amblyomma cajennense,  and  Rhipicephalus microplus,  Symptoms: fever, reduced appetite, malaise, anemia, dark red urine.  Chronic infection for life for  T. equi  but  B. caballi  cleared by immune system  o Equine Piroplasmosis Free Countries Restrict entry or internal movement of equine based on seropositive test Australia Great Britain Japan United States (since 1978) Canada o Relapsing Fever Agent:  Borrelia turicatae Hosts: humans Vectored by:  Ornithodoros turicata  (Argasidae)  Symptoms: recurring febrile episodes, chills, nausea, headache, anemia, facial  paralysis, neck pain and neurological complications  o African Swine Fever
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  • Fall '07
  • Bay
  • African swine fever, Equine Piroplasmosis, Equine Piroplasmosis Free, a.k.a. granulocytic anaplasmosis, dark red urine

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