Experimental giardiasis in goat kids.

  title={Experimental giardiasis in goat kids.},
  author={Břetislav Koudela and Jir{\'i} V{\'i}tovec},
  journal={Veterinary parasitology},
  volume={74 1},
The clinical, pathological and parasitological features of giardiasis resulting from experimental inoculation with 3 x 10(6) Giardia cysts were studied in goat kids. All experimentally inoculated goat kids given Giardia cysts became infected. Three of the eight inoculated kids had decreased appetite, formless feces and become slightly depressed beginning 7 or 8 days post inoculation. The mean duration of the appearance of abnormal feces was 6 days. Irregular and intermitted cysts shedding… CONTINUE READING