[Epidemiology of gastrointestinal helminthiasis in small ruminants in the tree-cropping pasture zone in Senegal].

@article{Ndao1995EpidemiologyOG,
  title={[Epidemiology of gastrointestinal helminthiasis in small ruminants in the tree-cropping pasture zone in Senegal].},
  author={Momar Ndao and J. P. Belot and Jakob Zinsstag and Kurt Pfister},
  journal={Veterinary research},
  year={1995},
  volume={26 2},
  pages={132-9}
}
An epidemiological survey on gastrointestinal helminthiasis in 51 sheep and 51 goats was held in the tree-cropping pasture region in Senegal from October 1990 to September 1991. All the animals examined were infected with at least 1 helminth species. Three trematodes (Fasciola gigantica, Schistosoma bovis, Amphistomatids), 2 cestodes (Moniezia expansa, Cysticercus tenuicollis) and 9 nematodes were identified. The most important parasite in sheep was Haemonchus contortus while Trichostrongylus… CONTINUE READING