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Cysticercosis is a worldwide disease that affects herds and people who live in places with low hygienic and sanitary condition and untreated sewage. It is considered endemic in developing countries, leading carcass condemnation, depreciation, and retention in slaughterhouses. Therefore, the aim of...

Cipriano, R. C.; Faria, P. B.; Guimarães, G. C.; Mascarenhas, D. R.
Faculdade de Veterinaria, Universidade Federal Fluminense, Niterói, Brazil
Revista Brasileira de Ciência Veterinária, 2015, 22, 1, pp 54-57
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This survey was carried out in slaughter plants in the southern of the Espírito Santo State in order to study the causes and the percentages of liver condemnation during post mortem examination from 2008 to 2010. The main reasons for the condemnation of cattle livers in routine meat inspection of...

Vieira, N. P.; Faria, P. B.; Mattos, M. R.; Pereira, A. A.
FEPMVZ - Editora, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Arquivo Brasileiro de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, 2011, 63, 6, pp 1605-1608