Prevalence of Sarcocystis spp. in water buffaloes in Vietnam.

@article{Huong1999PrevalenceOS,
  title={Prevalence of Sarcocystis spp. in water buffaloes in Vietnam.},
  author={Lam Thi Thu Huong},
  journal={Veterinary parasitology},
  year={1999},
  volume={86 1},
  pages={33-9}
}
Muscles from heart, tongue, oesophagus, neck and abdomen from 502 adult water buffaloes (Bubalus bubalis) slaughtered in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, between 1996 and 1997 were examined for Sarcocystis cysts by a combination of ocular and histological examination. Sarcocysts were present in 396 (79%) of the animals and the prevalence increased with age from a… CONTINUE READING