Natural infection of a horse with Fascioloides magna

S. L. McClanahan, Bert E Stromberg Jr, D. W. Hayden, G. A. Averbeck, J. H. Wilson

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Abstract

A 25-year-old Quarterhorse mare was euthanized for a variety of medical reasons. At necropsy, 7 liver flukes, identified as Fascioloides magna, were recovered from the liver. This is the first report of F. magna in a horse.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)382-385
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Veterinary Diagnostic Investigation
Volume17
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Jul 2005

Keywords

  • Cushing's disease
  • Fascioloides magna
  • Liver flukes
  • Pituitary adenoma

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