Buxtonella spp. like infection in cattle in Sanandaj province, Iran.

  title={Buxtonella spp. like infection in cattle in Sanandaj province, Iran.},
  author={Seyed Sajjad Hasheminasab and Parviz Moradi and Hadi Mohammadi Talvar and Ian W. Wright and Meysam Sabour Darbandi},
  journal={Annals of parasitology},
  volume={61 4},
Buxtonellosis is a disease caused by the ciliated protozoan Buxtonella sulcata (Jameson, 1926). B. sulcata is a common protozoan of ruminants and may result in subclinical infection or clinical disease including diarrhea. This study examined the prevalence of B. sulcata in cattle from Sanadaj province, Iran. Faecal samples were collected from cattle in the province from May 2013 to June 2014. A total of 217 cattle were selected randomly according to the age, sex, health, management system and… CONTINUE READING