Research Journal for Veterinary Practitioners

Case Report
Res. j. vet. pract. 1 (2): 16 - 17
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Jawad Masood Khan1,2, Abid Hussain1,2, Allah Bukhsh1,2, Shumaila Manzoor2
1Faculty of veterinary and animal sciences, PMAS Arid Agriculture University, Rawalpindi, Pakistan, 2National veterinary Laboratories, Park Road, Islamabad, Pakistan
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This report is about the identification of parasite Ostertagia ostertagi in cattle with persistent diarrhea. A Farmer brought the fecal samples to National Veterinary Laboratories, Islamabad from the Village “Charaa”, Islamabad. He was having total of four animals including one cattle and three calves. Cattle approximately 8 year old and have persistent diarrhea with the interval of 2 months after microscopic fecal examination it was conformed that animal was infested by Ostertagia ostertagi.

Key Words: Ostertagia ostertagi,cow,endoparasite,diarrhea,fecal examination,field condition