coccidian


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coc·cid·i·an

 (kŏk-sĭd′ē-ən)
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Toxoplasmosis is caused by coccidian parasite, Toxoplasma gondii.
The species determination was done morphometrically, as sporulated coccidian oocysts differ in size and morphology.
perfringens occurs naturally in the gut in healthy chickens, its potential to produce overt NE is dependent upon a number of factors, including a high protein feed mix, and the presence of other enteric pathogens, Salmonella and coccidian parasites [2,5].
Study on Prevalence of Gastrointestinal Nematodes and Coccidian Parasites Affecting Cattle in West Arsi zone, Ormia Regional State, Ethiopia.
Isospora belli is a protozoan parasite of the phylum Apicomplexa, class Sporozoa, subclass Coccidian and family Eimeriidae.
97% were infested with single genera of gastro-intestinal nematodes and coccidian, which included: ostertagia (1.
Gregarine and coccidian protozoans (Apicomplexa) found leading to hypertrophy of the digestive epithelial cells and nephridal tubules, respectively, were recorded only in the Mar del Plata population, both with a low prevalence and intensity of infection (Table 2).
2009), were live-trapped on the grounds of Midwestern University, Glendale, Arizona (33[degrees]39'N, 112[degrees]10'W) and their feces were examined for coccidian parasites.
Permanent staining techniques: [3] Specialized stain such as Kinyoun's acid-fast stain was performed for coccidian parasites.