prevalence of hydatidosis and cysticercosis in slaughtered livestock in nigeria.a survey was carried out at kano abattoir in order to estimate the incidence of hydatidosis and cysticercosis in slaughtered livestock. of the animal species examined, hydatid disease was found in sheep (11.4 per cent), goats (26.5 per cent), cattle (14.7 per cent) and camels (55.5 per cent). cysticercus tenuicollis was found to be most prevalent in goats (34.2 per cent), followed by sheep (21.4 per cent) and cattle (0.1 per cent). out of 4844 cattle examined, less than 2 per cent haboured cysti ...1978568846
sero-prevalence of agglutinins to listeria monocytogenes in nigerian domestic animals.a survey using tube agglutination test was conducted to determine the antibody prevalence to listeria monocytogenes serotypes 1/2a, 1/2b, 1/2c, 3a and 4b in 1,190 serum samples of 8 animals species from various sources in kano and kaduna states of nigeria. following absorption with staphylococcus aureus antigen to remove cross-reacting agglutinins, 52 (68.4 p. 100) of the horse samples were positive. twenty-six (36.1 p. 100) pig, 52 (20.8 p. 100) cattle, 50 (20.0 p. 100) goat, 20 (20.0 p. 100) d ...19892518470
observations on the epidemiology of ruminant trypanosomosis in kano state, nigeria.the epidemiology of ruminant trypanosomosis was investigated during a two-year period in kano state, nigeria. prevalence was 5.3 +/- 1.3% (mean +/- confidence interval), 1.2 +/- 1.6% and 0.7 +/- 1.3% in cattle, sheep and goats, respectively. prevalence of bovine trypanosomosis was higher during the second year (6.1%) than in the first (4.8%). infections doubled during the rains (7.6%) in comparison with an average of 3.8% during the dry season. the northern guinea vegetational zone recorded a hi ...19969091992
salmonella serotype from slaughter house at kano abattoir: a short communication. 197616300351
the epidemiology of echinococcus infection in kano state, nigeria. 19807469566
a disease simulating goat-specific pox in kano, nigeria. 19836316597
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