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Tropical Animal Health and Production

, Volume 38, Issue 2, pp 113–115 | Cite as

Abattoir study on Fasciola gigantica in Cambodian cattle

  • S. SothoeunEmail author
  • H. Davun
  • B. Copeman
Short Communication

Keywords

Fasciola gigantica Cambodia Prevalence Weight loss 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Animal Health and ProductionPhnom PenhCambodia
  2. 2.Australian Institute of Tropical Veterinary and Animal ScienceJames Cook UniversityTownsvilleAustralia

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