Echinococcus granulosus (Cestoda: Taeniidae) infections in moose (Alces alces) from southwestern Quebec.

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Investigation of the distribution of larval Echinococcus granulosus in a moose population from southwestern Quebec revealed a distinct and stable pattern of infection with a prevalence of 44% (n = 580). Positive correlations between moose age and the intensity, mean cyst weight and biomass of the hydatid cysts suggested a process of continued parasite… (More)

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@article{Mcneill1987EchinococcusG, title={Echinococcus granulosus (Cestoda: Taeniidae) infections in moose (Alces alces) from southwestern Quebec.}, author={M. A. Mcneill and Manfred E. Rau}, journal={Journal of wildlife diseases}, year={1987}, volume={23 3}, pages={418-21} }