Some Remarks and Control Methods of Gastro-Intestinal Nematodiasis in Cattle in Piedmont, Italy

  • E. Vigliani
Part of the Current Topics in Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science book series (CTVM, volume 9)


The present report of investigations carried out from January to September 1977 describes the methods used in diagnostic and investigation work on gastro-intestinal nematodes affecting cattle in Piedmont. Based on post mortem examinations, all cattle were found infected. Trichostrongylidae were prevalent in cattle from flat and hilly areas while Oesophagostomum prevailed in the mountains.


Nematode Parasite Hilly Area Seasonal Distribution Parasite Genus Grazing System 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.


  1. Balbo, T., 1969. Diagnosi sperimentale della strongilosi dei bovini e diffusione dei relativi strongili nella provincia di Cuneo. Atti del convegno su ‘Le strongilosi gastro-intestinali dei bovini in Piemonte’, Cinzano.Google Scholar
  2. Balbo, T., 1973. Indagini sulla situazione parassitologica nei nammiferi del Parco Nazionale del Gran Paradiso. Parassitologia 15.Google Scholar
  3. Casarosa, L., 1977. Parassitologia degli animali domestici, C.G. Edizioni Medico scientifiche.Google Scholar
  4. Euzeby, J., 1958. Diagnostic expérimental des elimintoses animals, Vigot Freres ed.Google Scholar
  5. Noble, E.R. and Noble, G.A., 1961. Parasitology. The biology of animal parasites.Google Scholar
  6. Sobrero, L., 1974. Guida sperimentale allo studio della parassitologia veterinaria, Cacucci Editore, Bari.Google Scholar
  7. Soulsby, E.J.L., 1968. Helminths,Arthropods and Protozoa of Domestic Animals, 4th ed., Bailliére, Tindall Ltd.Google Scholar
  8. Yorke, W. and Maplestone, P.P., 1962. The nematode parasites of vertebrates. Hafner, New York.Google Scholar

Copyright information

© ECSC, EEC, EAEC, Brussels-Luxembourg 1981

Authors and Affiliations

  • E. Vigliani
    • 1
  1. 1.Istituto Zooprofilattico sperimentale, Del Piemonte e Della LiguriaTorinoItaly

Personalised recommendations