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By Henry Griffiths

A instruction manual of Veterinary Parasitology used to be first released in 1978.Practitioners, lecturers, and scholars of veterinary medication and animal technicians will locate this instruction manual tremendous precious of their paintings. It offers a short and simple reference for the identity and keep watch over of parasites and parasitic ailment within the family animals of North the USA. the knowledge given approximately every one parasite comprises habitat, distribution, existence cycle, transmission, indicators and pathogenicity, and keep watch over. a number of the normal laboratory suggestions and diagnostic systems are defined, a host-parasite directory is equipped, and there's additional info within the appendix approximately a number of the parasiticides and chemotherapeutic brokers that are pointed out within the text.

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