Kogi state – (Health) parasite

 

Fasciola hepatica and Associated Parasite, Dicrocoelium dendriticum in Slaughter Houses in Anyigba, Kogi State, Nigeria.

The findings of this present study revealed that efforts to alleviate problems of animal health and productivity are yet to make any significant impact as this poses threat on human health. Investigation on the pattern of infections in cattle slaughtered should be strengthened.

Florence Oyibo Iyaji1, Clement Ameh Yaro1,2*, Mercy Funmilayo Peter1, Agatha Eleojo Onoja Abutu3

Fasciola hepatica is a parasite of clinical and veterinary importance which causes fascioliasis that leads to reduction in milk and meat production

http://www.scirp.org/journal/PaperInformation.aspx?paperID=81862

 



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