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Veterinary Research Communications

, Volume 15, Issue 5, pp 369–372 | Cite as

The role of traditionally harvested hay in the transmission of ovine fasciolosis in the Ethiopian highlands

  • B. C. Njau
  • R. G. Scholtens
Parasitology Short Communication

Keywords

Ethiopia Fasciola hepatica hay Lymnaea truncatula metacercaria season sheep survival 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • B. C. Njau
    • 1
  • R. G. Scholtens
    • 1
  1. 1.International Livestock Centre for Africa (ILCA)Addis AbabaEthiopia

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