Microscopic and IFAT Based Incidence of Sarcocystis in Naturally Infected Buffaloes (Bubalus bubalis) at Sohag, Egypt
Abstract The aim of the present work was to detect the incidence rate of Sarcocystis spp. from Egyptian Water Buffaloes (Bubalus bubalis) in Sohag governorate, Egypt. Blood and muscle samples (145 each) were collected from neighborhood abattoirs. S. buffalonis 33.8%, S. levinei 14.48% and S. fusiformis 0.41% were recognized by microscopic examination and confirmed by indirect immunofluorescence antibody technique (IFAT). ... Read more