An abattoir-based study of hydatidosis in the dromedary (Camelus dromedarius) in Mashhad, Iran.


A 6-year retrospective study based on abattoir records was carried out to determine the prevalence of hydatidosis in dromedaries in Khorasan province in north-eastern Iran. Between 20 March 2004 and 19 March 2010, 25,255 dromedaries were slaughtered in the study area and the livers of 2791 (11.1%) and the lungs of 3289 dromedaries (13.2%) were discarded due… (More)
DOI: 10.1017/S0022149X10000933

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