Prevalence of bovine trypanosomosis and its vectors in two districts of East Wollega Zone, Ethiopia.

@article{Tafese2012PrevalenceOB,
  title={Prevalence of bovine trypanosomosis and its vectors in two districts of East Wollega Zone, Ethiopia.},
  author={Wagari Tafese and Achenef Melaku and Tewodros Fentahun},
  journal={The Onderstepoort journal of veterinary research},
  year={2012},
  volume={79 1},
  pages={E1-4}
}
Trypanosomosis is a parasitic disease that causes serious economic losses in livestock, especially in sub-Saharan countries. This study was conducted from October 2010 to March 2011 in the Diga and Sasiga districts of the East Wollega zone in western Ethiopia to determine the prevalence of bovine trypanosomosis and its vectors. A total of 386 blood samples were collected from randomly selected animals. Packed cell volume (PCV) was determined and samples were examined for the presence of… CONTINUE READING

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