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Modifications of the McMaster worm egg counting method


Modifications of the McMaster worm egg counting method



Australian Veterinary Journal 53(7): 342-343



ISSN/ISBN: 0005-0423

PMID: 921643

DOI: 10.1111/j.1751-0813.1977.tb00247.x

Modifications of the McMaster egg counting technique are presented and discussed including the breaking up of hard faecal pellets, removal of air bubbles prior to counting, avoidance of salt spillage on the counting microscope and the use of sodium azide for preventing development of nematode eggs in field samples.

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