Prevalence of Giardia duodenalis Infection in Household Cats of Ahvaz District, South-West of Iran

@inproceedings{Mosallanejad2010PrevalenceOG,
  title={Prevalence of Giardia duodenalis Infection in Household Cats of Ahvaz District, South-West of Iran},
  author={Bahman Mosallanejad and Reza Avizeh and MH Razi Jalali and AR Alborzi},
  booktitle={Iranian journal of parasitology},
  year={2010}
}
BACKGROUND The occurrence of Giardia duodenalis in cats is of potential significance from both clinical and public health perspectives. The object of this study was antigenic detection of G. duodenalis in household cats of Ahvaz district, South-West of Iran. METHODS The prevalence of G. duodenalis was determined in fecal samples by two techniques: centrifugation-flotation and a commercial Giardia Antigen Test Kit (immunochromatography assay) in 150 household cats of different ages among… CONTINUE READING

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