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A study of sarcoptic mange in pigs slaughtered at the abattoir






Veterinaria Tecnica 8(3): 30-38

A study of sarcoptic mange in pigs slaughtered at the abattoir

The authors describe the morphology, life cycle, pathology and epidemiology of the aetiological agent of sarcoptic mange in pigs, Sarcoptes scabiei suis. 2116 samples of cerumen and epidermal tissue were collected from pigs from 60 farms slaughtered at an abattoir in Castelo Branco, Portugal.


Accession: 003027402



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