Nikola Pantchev

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Affiliation: IDEXX Laboratories
Country: USA

Publications

  1. Pantchev N, Norden N, Lorentzen L, Rossi M, Rossi U, Brand B, et al. Current surveys on the prevalence and distribution of Dirofilaria spp. in dogs in Germany. Parasitol Res. 2009;105 Suppl 1:S63-74 pubmed publisher
    ..A further 288 blood samples from non-hunting companion dogs of the Central Upper-Rhine region were tested negative for heartworm antigen between February and August 2007...
  2. Pantchev N, Schaper R, Limousin S, Norden N, Weise M, Lorentzen L. Occurrence of Dirofilaria immitis and tick-borne infections caused by Anaplasma phagocytophilum, Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato and Ehrlichia canis in domestic dogs in France: results of a countrywide serologic survey. Parasitol Res. 2009;105 Suppl 1:S101-14 pubmed publisher
    ..99%) for B. burgdorferi and 0.33% (95% CI: 0.07-0.95%) for E. canis with a distribution of the positive cases throughout the country. This study represents the first data of A. phagocytophilum seroprevalence in the French dog population...
  3. Pantchev N, Etzold M, Daugschies A, Dyachenko V. Diagnosis of imported canine filarial infections in Germany 2008 - 2010. Parasitol Res. 2011;109 Suppl 1:S61-76 pubmed publisher
    ..repens, A. reconditum or D. dracunculoides, whereas a topical moxidectin/imidacloprid formulation was able to eliminate microfilariae in one dog infected with A. reconditum. ..
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    Pantchev N, Tappe D. Pentastomiasis and other parasitic zoonoses from reptiles and amphibians. Berl Munch Tierarztl Wochenschr. 2011;124:528-35 pubmed
    ..g. Hymenolepis nana, Cryptosporidium (C.) muris, C parvum or Capillaria hepatica. Occasionally, free-living amoebae are also found in reptile faeces (Acanthamoeba, Naegleria, Hartmanella, Vahlkampfia or Echinamoeba sp.)...
  5. Wolf D, Vrhovec M, Failing K, Rossier C, Hermosilla C, Pantchev N. Diagnosis of gastrointestinal parasites in reptiles: comparison of two coprological methods. Acta Vet Scand. 2014;56:44 pubmed publisher
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  6. Dandrieux J, Sacchini F, Harms G, Globokar M, Balzer H, Pantchev N. Canine Leishmania infantum infection: an imported case in UK after staying in the Canary Islands. Parasitol Res. 2018;117:331-334 pubmed publisher
    ..However, this case strongly suggests that L. infantum is present on the Canary Islands. Although transmission seems to be still exceptional, preventive measures in dogs travelling to the Canaries should be considered. ..

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Publications6

  1. Pantchev N, Norden N, Lorentzen L, Rossi M, Rossi U, Brand B, et al. Current surveys on the prevalence and distribution of Dirofilaria spp. in dogs in Germany. Parasitol Res. 2009;105 Suppl 1:S63-74 pubmed publisher
    ..A further 288 blood samples from non-hunting companion dogs of the Central Upper-Rhine region were tested negative for heartworm antigen between February and August 2007...
  2. Pantchev N, Schaper R, Limousin S, Norden N, Weise M, Lorentzen L. Occurrence of Dirofilaria immitis and tick-borne infections caused by Anaplasma phagocytophilum, Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato and Ehrlichia canis in domestic dogs in France: results of a countrywide serologic survey. Parasitol Res. 2009;105 Suppl 1:S101-14 pubmed publisher
    ..99%) for B. burgdorferi and 0.33% (95% CI: 0.07-0.95%) for E. canis with a distribution of the positive cases throughout the country. This study represents the first data of A. phagocytophilum seroprevalence in the French dog population...
  3. Pantchev N, Etzold M, Daugschies A, Dyachenko V. Diagnosis of imported canine filarial infections in Germany 2008 - 2010. Parasitol Res. 2011;109 Suppl 1:S61-76 pubmed publisher
    ..repens, A. reconditum or D. dracunculoides, whereas a topical moxidectin/imidacloprid formulation was able to eliminate microfilariae in one dog infected with A. reconditum. ..
  4. request reprint
    Pantchev N, Tappe D. Pentastomiasis and other parasitic zoonoses from reptiles and amphibians. Berl Munch Tierarztl Wochenschr. 2011;124:528-35 pubmed
    ..g. Hymenolepis nana, Cryptosporidium (C.) muris, C parvum or Capillaria hepatica. Occasionally, free-living amoebae are also found in reptile faeces (Acanthamoeba, Naegleria, Hartmanella, Vahlkampfia or Echinamoeba sp.)...
  5. Wolf D, Vrhovec M, Failing K, Rossier C, Hermosilla C, Pantchev N. Diagnosis of gastrointestinal parasites in reptiles: comparison of two coprological methods. Acta Vet Scand. 2014;56:44 pubmed publisher
    ....
  6. Dandrieux J, Sacchini F, Harms G, Globokar M, Balzer H, Pantchev N. Canine Leishmania infantum infection: an imported case in UK after staying in the Canary Islands. Parasitol Res. 2018;117:331-334 pubmed publisher
    ..However, this case strongly suggests that L. infantum is present on the Canary Islands. Although transmission seems to be still exceptional, preventive measures in dogs travelling to the Canaries should be considered. ..