A Comparative Study of Four Methods for the Detection of Nematode Eggs and Large Protozoan Cysts in Mandrill Faecal Material.
- Hanae Pouillevet,
- Serge-Ely Dibakou,
- Barthélémy Ngoubangoye,
- Clémence Poirotte,
- Marie J E Charpentier
Folia Primatol (Basel) 2017 18;88(4):344-357. Epub 2017 Oct 18.
Ecole Nationale Vétérinaire de Nantes - Oniris, Nantes, France.
Coproscopical methods like sedimentation and flotation techniques are widely used in the field for studying simian gastrointestinal parasites. Four parasites of known zoonotic potential were studied in a free-ranging, non-provisioned population of mandrills (Mandrillus sphinx): 2 nematodes (Necatoramericanus/Oesophagostomum sp. complex and Strongyloides sp. Read More