bankrupt worm

bankrupt worm

A small (4–7 mm) nematode found in regions with rainy winters, which infects young goats after their release into pastures in spring.

Clinical findings
With a heavy worm burden: gastritis, soft faeces, decreased appetite, poor digestion, bottlejaw; with heavy worm infestation: protein loss and emaciation.

bankrupt worm

Trichostrongylus spp.
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