LA2: Ruminant Parasites Part 1
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What are the 6 trichostrongyles?BCCHOOT
Primary symptom of trichostrongyles?
What do trichostrongyle eggs resemble on fecal flotation?
Where do adult trichostrongyles live?
What is the intestinal threadworm?SP
Symptoms of intestinal threadworm:DWH
- weight loss
Intestinal threadworm is found free living in feces and females are
Where does intestinal threadworm usually penetrate the host through the skin?
b/t the hooves although can be ingested as well
What are the 2 tapeworms?ME MB
- Moniezia expansa-triangle
- Moniezia bendini-square
What is the symptom of tapeworm?
What is the IH for tapeworm?
orbatid grain mite
What is the liver fluke?FH
Fasciola hepatica(most economic importance of all flukes)
What can liver fluke cause?
The flat and leaflike adults of the liver fluke can be found where?
What do you need to do to find the heavy, oval, yellow/ brown, operculated eggs of the liver fluke?
What are the coccidia?EBEZ
- Eimeria bovis- oval
- Eimeria zuenii-circle
COccidia are protozoa that you treat with
What id cryptosporidia?CP
How is the protozoan cryptosporidia transmitted?
Cyrptosporidia causes GI symptoms and is common in who?
calves and crias
Cryptosporidia is zoonotic. How do humans get it?HIC
- handling infected animals and feces
- infected water
- contaminated food
How do you dx cryptosporidia?
fecal w/ sugar solution
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