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Abstract

Clinical trypanosomiasis due to Trypanosoma theileri in a cow in Iran.

Abstract

A cow with clinical signs of anaemia, pyrexia, tachypnoea, enlarged lymph nodes and blood stained diarrhoea was admitted to the veterinary clinic at the Urmia university. Examination for protozoal and anaplasma infections in blood were negative, but T. theileri was found from aspirates from the lymph nodes. The animal died of hypoxia.