Eimeria macusaniensis associated lesions in neonate alpacas dying from enterotoxemia.

@article{Rosadio2010EimeriaMA,
  title={Eimeria macusaniensis associated lesions in neonate alpacas dying from enterotoxemia.},
  author={Raul Hector Rosadio and P Londo{\~n}e and David Lopez Perez and H. M. del Castillo and Alex Veliz and Luis A. Llanco and Kane Yaya and Lenin Maturrano},
  journal={Veterinary parasitology},
  year={2010},
  volume={168 1-2},
  pages={116-20}
}
Histopathological analysis of 108 intestine samples (103 grossly affected ileum and 5 jejunum) taken from Clostridium-induced neonatal alpaca (Vicugna pacos) enterotoxemia mortalities collected in the Departments of Arequipa, Puno and Cusco of southern Peru during the 2005-2008 birth seasons (January-March), revealed the presence of large numbers of both asexual and sexual stages of Eimeria macusaniensis in 33/108 (30.55%) of the samples with moderate to severe necrotized and/or hemorrhagic… CONTINUE READING