Tropical Animal Health and Production

, Volume 26, Issue 3, pp 177–179 | Cite as

Ivermectin treatment in an outbreak of cerebrospinal microfilariosis in goats in Saudi Arabia

  • O. M. Mahmoud
  • A. Sulman
  • E. M. Haroun
  • E. M. Abdel-Magied
  • Y. M. A. Hameid
  • I. A. Ibrahim
Short Communication

Keywords

Public Health Veterinary Medicine Ivermectin Ivermectin Treatment 

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© Certre for Tropical Veterinary Medicine 1994

Authors and Affiliations

  • O. M. Mahmoud
    • 1
  • A. Sulman
    • 1
  • E. M. Haroun
    • 1
  • E. M. Abdel-Magied
    • 1
  • Y. M. A. Hameid
    • 1
  • I. A. Ibrahim
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Veterinary MedicineKing Saud UniversityBuraidhaKingdom of Saudi Arabia

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