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Hegglin, D; Deplazes, P (2008). Control strategy for Echinococcus multilocularis. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 14(10):1626-1628.
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Echinococcus multilocularis, the causative agent of zoonotic alveolar echinococcosis, can be controlled effectively by the experimental delivery of anthelminthic baits for urban foxes. Monthly baiting over a 45-month period was effective for long-lasting control. Trimonthly baiting intervals were far less effective and did not prevent parasite recovery.
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|Item Type:||Journal Article, refereed, original work|
|Communities & Collections:||05 Vetsuisse Faculty > Institute of Parasitology
04 Faculty of Medicine > Institute of Parasitology
|Dewey Decimal Classification:||570 Life sciences; biology
610 Medicine & health
|Deposited On:||09 Dec 2008 13:46|
|Last Modified:||05 Apr 2016 12:32|
|Publisher:||National Center for Infectious Diseases|
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