prevalence and economic importance of cystic echinococcosis in slaughtered ruminants in burdur, turkey.this study was conducted between april 2000 and march 2001, in 12-month period. during the study, local slaughterhouses were visited periodically for 1 year to examine the internal organs (livers, lungs, spleens and hearts) for the presence of cysts and total 1355 cattle, 218 sheep and 104 goats were examined for the cystic echinococcosis (ce). it was found that 13.5% of cattle, 26.6% of sheep and 22.1% of goats were infected with this disease. while cysts in cattle (p < 0.001) and goats (p > 0. ...200312864901
coagulation profile, haematological and biochemical changes in kids naturally infected with peste des petits ruminants.the aim of this study was to examine the coagulation profile in peste des petits ruminant (ppr) in kids. five kids from a group of 150 animals (72 goats and 78 kids) were brought to the veterinary medical teaching hospital from a farm in burdur province (turkey) with nasal and ocular discharges and diarrhea. fifteen goats and 41 kids had died due to diarrhea and three kids were presented to the department of pathology for diagnosis. blood samples were taken from 12 ill animals (infected group) f ...201121732067
border disease virus (bdv) infections of small ruminants in turkey: a new bdv subgroup?blood samples from sheep and/or goats from eight small ruminant flocks in the turkish provinces of aydin and burdur were tested for the presence of pestiviruses using an antigen-capture elisa. from clinically affected animals, pathological and immunohistochemical findings were recorded. post mortem examination of a virus-positive lamb showing abnormal fleece and paralysis of the hind legs revealed nonsuppurative meningoencephalomyelitis with hypomyelinogenesis. by immunohistochemistry pestivirus ...200919019578
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