A comparative study of cattle and sheep amoebiasis in selected regions of Baghdad city

Other Title(s)

دراسة مقارنة داء الأميبيا في الأبقار و الأغنام في مناطق مختارة من مدينة بغداد

Joint Authors

Jabr, Lina Adil
Abbas, Athmar Khudayr

Source

Iraqi Journal of Veterinary Medicine

Issue

Vol. 45, Issue 1 (30 Jun. 2021), pp.37-40, 4 p.

Publisher

University of Baghdad College of Veterinary Medicine

Publication Date

2021-06-30

Country of Publication

Iraq

No. of Pages

4

Main Subjects

Zoology
Veterinary Medicine

Topics

Abstract EN

This study was performed to microscopically detect the prevalence of amoebiasis in cattle and sheep fecal samples.

One hundred fecal samples were collected from cattle and sheep from 3 completely different area in Baghdad city (Al-Tarmiyah, Al-Fudhaliyah, AbuGhraib).

Our data recorded a total amoebiasis infection rate of 54% in cattle and 50% in sheep, without any significant differences between them.

Males showed higher infection rates than females in cattle and sheep (62.5% ) and (57.14) respectively.

The difference between age groups with significant difference (P<0.01) were obtained in ages <1 year (72.7% ) and (68.75% ) in cattle and sheep respectively.

This study has demonstrated the widespread of Entamoeba parasite in cattle and sheep in Baghdad city.

American Psychological Association (APA)

Jabr, Lina Adil& Abbas, Athmar Khudayr. 2021. A comparative study of cattle and sheep amoebiasis in selected regions of Baghdad city. Iraqi Journal of Veterinary Medicine،Vol. 45, no. 1, pp.37-40.
https://search.emarefa.net/detail/BIM-1274664

Modern Language Association (MLA)

Jabr, Lina Adil& Abbas, Athmar Khudayr. A comparative study of cattle and sheep amoebiasis in selected regions of Baghdad city. Iraqi Journal of Veterinary Medicine Vol. 45, no. 1 (2021), pp.37-40.
https://search.emarefa.net/detail/BIM-1274664

American Medical Association (AMA)

Jabr, Lina Adil& Abbas, Athmar Khudayr. A comparative study of cattle and sheep amoebiasis in selected regions of Baghdad city. Iraqi Journal of Veterinary Medicine. 2021. Vol. 45, no. 1, pp.37-40.
https://search.emarefa.net/detail/BIM-1274664

Data Type

Journal Articles

Language

English

Notes

Includes bibliographical references : p. 39-40

Record ID

BIM-1274664