Can Vet J 2021 03;62(3):285-288
Transboundary Animal Diseases Research Center (Hifumi), Laboratory of Veterinary Histopathology (Hifumi, Hatai, Miyoshi), Laboratory of Infectious Diseases (Tanaka, Hernandez), Joint Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Kagoshima University, 1-21-24 Korimoto, Kagoshima 890-0065, Japan; Kumamoto Prefectural Meat Inspection Office, 1314 Sosaki, Shichijo-machi, Kikuchi, Kumamoto, 861-1344, Japan (Akioka, Yamada, Imamura).
Histopathological and genetic examinations were conducted on grayish-white solid hepatic nodules in 150 horses imported from Canada, in order to investigate larval infection. Ten of the 150 horses (6.7%) were diagnosed with alveolar hydatid disease. Read More