A coprological and serological survey for the prevalence of Ascaridia spp. in laying hens.

@article{MartnPacho2005ACA,
  title={A coprological and serological survey for the prevalence of Ascaridia spp. in laying hens.},
  author={J R Mart{\'i}n-Pacho and Marta Nelly Montoya and T Arang{\"u}ena and Cecilia S. Toro and Rodrigo Morch{\'o}n and Cristina Marcos-Atxutegi and Fernando Sim{\'o}n},
  journal={Journal of veterinary medicine. B, Infectious diseases and veterinary public health},
  year={2005},
  volume={52 5},
  pages={238-42}
}
Ascaridia galli is a common nematode found in the intestine of domesticated chickens. The objectives of the study were to conduct a coprological and serological survey on the prevalence of ascaridiosis in laying hens of commercial farms. The farms recently adopted a breeding programme, where the hens have access to outdoor pens. Different amounts of… CONTINUE READING