Prevalence of Eimeria spp., Cryptosporidium spp. and Giardia spp. in calves in the Van province.

@article{Gl2008PrevalenceOE,
  title={Prevalence of Eimeria spp., Cryptosporidium spp. and Giardia spp. in calves in the Van province.},
  author={Abdurrahman G{\"u}l and Mutalip Çiçek and Ozlem Kilinç},
  journal={Turkiye parazitolojii dergisi},
  year={2008},
  volume={32 3},
  pages={202-4}
}
This research was carried out in order to determine the prevalence of Eimeria spp. Cryptosporidium spp. oocysts and Giardia cysts in calves less than 6 months of age in Van province. For this purpose, fecal samples were obtained from the rectum of 182 calves. Fecal samples (n: 182) were examined with the modified acid-fast technique for Cryptosporidium spp. oocysts. The same samples were examined by zinc sulphate flotation technique for Eimeria oocysts and Giardia cysts. During the laboratory… CONTINUE READING