Experimental Trichinella spiralis infection in the ferret, Mustela putorius furo.

@article{Campbell1982ExperimentalTS,
  title={Experimental Trichinella spiralis infection in the ferret, Mustela putorius furo.},
  author={William C. Campbell and Lyndia Slayton Blair and F Y Kung and D V Ewanciw},
  journal={Journal of helminthology},
  year={1982},
  volume={56 1},
  pages={55-8}
}
Laboratory ferrets (Mustela putorius furo) were each inoculated with 500 larvae of a strain of Trichinella spiralis that had been passaged in mice for many generations. The recovery of adult worms from ferrets on Days 4 and 7 of infection represented a mean of 32% of the inoculum, with most of the worms being in the anterior three quarters of the small… CONTINUE READING