Top 20 of Dirofilariasis

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Heartworm disease in animals and humans.

2008: CGenchi; JGuerrero; LHKramer; JWMcCall; LVenco;

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Increased glycolytic metabolism in cardiac hypertrophy and congestive failure.

1970: RAAltschuld; SPBishop;

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Prevalence and geographic distribution of Dirofilaria immitis, Borrelia burgdorferi, Ehrlichia canis, and Anaplasma phagocytophilum in dogs in the United States: results of a national clinic-based serologic survey.

2008: DBowman; EPCarlin; SELittle; LLorentzen; JShields; MPSullivan;

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Human dirofilariasis due to Dirofilaria (Nochtiella) repens: an update of world literature from 1995 to 2000.

2000: SPampiglione; FRivasi;

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The genome of the heartworm, Dirofilaria immitis, reveals drug and vaccine targets.

2012: CBandi; MBlaxter; FBringaud; FComandatore; CEpe; CGodel; SGoto; RKaminsky; ... GKoutsovoulos; SKumar; PLudin; PMäser; DNilsson; CDSchmid; MThompson; AWolstenholme; NWrobel;

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Climate and Dirofilaria infection in Europe.

2009: GCringoli; CGenchi; MGenchi; MMortarino; LRinaldi;

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Dirofilarial human cases in the Old World, attributed to Dirofilaria immitis: a critical analysis.

2009: AGustinelli; SPampiglione; FRivasi;

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Dirofilarial infections in Europe.

2011: CGenchi; LHKramer; FRivasi;

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Is heartworm disease really spreading in Europe?

2005: CCascone; GCringoli; CGenchi; MMortarino; LRinaldi;

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Aedes albopictus is a natural vector of Dirofilaria immitis in Italy.

2003: GCancrini; AFrangipane di Regalbono; SGabrielli; MPietrobelli; IRicci; CTessarin;

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What is new about animal and human dirofilariosis?

2009: JGonzález-Miguel; CMarcos-Atxutegi; RMorchón; MSiles-Lucas; FSimón;

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Heartworm in dogs in Canada in 1977.

1978: JOSlocombe;

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Combined ivermectin and doxycycline treatment has microfilaricidal and adulticidal activity against Dirofilaria immitis in experimentally infected dogs.

2008: CBandi; CBazzocchi; CGenchi; MGenchi; GGrandi; LHKramer; JWMcCall; MMortarino; LSacchi;

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Dirofilariasis due to Dirofilaria repens in Italy, an emergent zoonosis: report of 60 new cases.

2001: GAngeli; RBoldorini; RMIncensati; SPampiglione; MPastormerlo; MPavesi; ARamponi; FRivasi;

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Discrimination between six species of canine microfilariae by a single polymerase chain reaction.

2005: SCBarr; JLDominguez Alpizar; MFranz; MFFrongillo; MRishniw; KWSimpson;

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Heartworm in dogs in Canada in 1979.

1980: IMcMillan; JOSlocombe;

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Human dirofilariasis due to Dirofilaria (Nochtiella) repens: a review of world literature.

1995: GCanestri Trotti; SPampiglione; FRivasi;

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Pet-associated illness.

1985: DLElliot; LGoldberg; JBMiller; SWTolle;

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What is happening outside North America regarding human dirofilariasis?

2005: JLópez-Belmonte; CMarcos-Atxutegi; JRMartín-Pacho; RMorchon; FSimon;

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2005 Guidelines for the diagnosis, prevention and management of heartworm (Dirofilaria immitis) infection in dogs.

2005: Executive Board of the American Heartworm Society; LFBuzhardt; DWDorion; WGraham; JGuerrero; SLLonghofer; JWMcCall; CTNelson; ... APaul; CRobertson-Plouch; SBRubin;

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