an abattoir survey of gastrointestinal nematode infections in cattle in the central highlands of kenya.the gastrointestinal tracts of 672 crossbred cattle were obtained from various abattoirs in kiambu district, kenya from august 1992 to july 1993, and examined for the presence of gastrointestinal nematodes. eight nematode species were found in 583 (86.8%) of the animals. the nematodes were, in order of prevalence: haemonchus placei (67.0%), cooperia pectinata (53.0%), cooperia punctata (41.7%), oesophagostomum radiatum (38.4%), trichostronglyus axei (24.3%), nematodirus helvetianus (19.6%), tric ...19989778778
the epidemiology of gastrointestinal nematodes of dairy cattle in central kenya.the epidemiology of h. placei and of other gastrointestinal nematodes in yearling dairy cattle was examined on two farms in kiambu district, central kenya during each of 13 one-month periods from april 1993 to april 1994. on each farm, 32 newly weaned dairy calves were given a single dose of albendazole and then placed on experimental pastures. twelve of the animals were designated for bimonthly slaughter (n = 2) and analysis of worm population characteristics and 20 were designated for blood an ...200111360797
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