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Of some 300 cattle, sheep and goats in the Fergana region (Uzbek SSR) examined in 1977/78, over 90% were infected with Sarcocystis. In sheep and cattle infection rates tended to be as high as 100%. The predilection sites were the heart (52.8%), oesophagus (45.5%), diaphragm (37%) and neck (35.4%)....

Gadaev, A.
Uzbekskiĭ Biologicheskiĭ Zhurnal, 1983, No.1, pp 46-48

Sarcocystis was detected by macroscopic examination of hearts and oesophagi in 36.3% of sheep, 35.0% of goats, 32.0% of cattle and 19.6% of pigs examined in the Uzbek SSR. Microscopic examination of selected muscles revealed that 1177 (67.0%) of 1756 animals examined were infected: Sarcocystis was...

Abidzhanov, A. A.; Gadaev, A.; Khodzhaeva, L. F.
Uzbekskii Biologicheskii Zhurnal, 1982, No.5, pp 50-52