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A case of bovine nasal schistosomiasis


Saharee, Abdul Aziz and Abdullah Sani, Rehana and Sheikh Omar, Abdul Rahman and Greer, G. J. (1984) A case of bovine nasal schistosomiasis. Kajian Veterinar, 16 (1). pp. 33-36. ISSN 0047-309X


A case of bovine nasal schistosomiasis is reported. Clinically the animal had loud respiration, tachypnoea, bilateral serous nasal discharge and numerous raised nodules in the anterior nasal mucosa. Histological section showed an infiltration of eosinophils, lymphocytes, plasma cells, macrophages, fibroblasts and a [ewLanghan -s giant cells in the lamina propria of the nasal mucosa, Ovoid structures resembling schistosoma eggs were also seen amidst these cells, Numerous boomerang-shaped eggs were seen in the digested tissue biopsy sample

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Item Type: Article
Divisions: Universiti Pertanian Malaysia
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine
Publisher: Persatuan Doktor Veterinar Malaysia
Keywords: Bovine; Nasal schistosomiasis
Depositing User: Azhar Abdul Rahman
Date Deposited: 13 Jul 2015 05:31
Last Modified: 13 Jul 2015 05:31
URI: http://psasir.upm.edu.my/id/eprint/39355
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