Molecular Characterization and Chronobiology of Hypodermosis in Cattle Slaughtered in the Diyarbakir Province of Turkey

Duygu Neval Sayin Ipek
2016 Turkish Journal of Parasitology  
Neosporosis is one of the most major cause of bovine abortion with great negative subclinical economic effects on reproductive health and productive parameters in cattle throughout the world. Various commercial serological tests are used in diagnosis or epidemiological studies in the field. Different seroepidemiological studies of neosporosis in cattle from different parts of the world have reported seroprevalence values from 3.8% up to 76%. Data of the seroprevalence of neosporosis in dairy
more » ... porosis in dairy cattle in Turkey varies between 6% and 32.7%. This study is planned to determine the seroprevalence of Neospora caninum in 519 dairy cattle from different locations of Diyarbakir province. The overall seroprevalence of neosporosis in dairy cattle was found as 7.9% in Diyarbakir province.
doi:10.5152/tpd.2016.4812 pmid:27594289 fatcat:qmeqhrtrpvfq7gfvcmrwgyl76a