Cranial Mesenteric Arterial Obstruction Due To Strongylus vulgaris Larvae in a Donkey (Equus asinus).

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BORJI, Hassan; MOOSAVI, Zahra; AHMADI, Fatemeh;
  • Publisher: Tehran University of Medical Sciences
  • Journal: Iranian Journal of Parasitology,volume 9,issue 3,pages441-444 (issn: 1735-7020, eissn: 2008-238X)
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  • Subject: RC109-216 | Strongylus vulgaris | Arterial obstruction | Infectious and parasitic diseases | Case Report | Colic

Arteritis due to Strongylus vulgaris is a well-known cause of colic in horses and donkeys. The current report describes a fatal incidence of arterial obstruction in cranial mesenteric artery caused by S. vulgaris infection in an adult donkey in which anthelmintic treatm... View more
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