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Original Research Articles                      Volume : 10, Issue:8, August, 2021

PRINT ISSN : 2319-7692
Online ISSN : 2319-7706
Issues : 12 per year
Publisher : Excellent Publishers
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Editor-in-chief: Dr.M.Prakash
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Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2021.10(8): 325-328

Co-occurrence of Theileria orientalis and Babesia bigemina in a dairy cow – A case report
C. Mathivathani* and S. S. Das
Department of Veterinary Parasitology, Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Veterinary Education and Research (RIVER), Puducherry-9, India
*Corresponding author

A 4 year old crossbred Jersey cow with the history of bruxism, swollen prescapular lymph node, high rectal temperature (105.1°F) and moderate tick infestation. Open mouth breathing was significantly noticed. Upon examination of Romanowsky stained blood smear, the erythrocytes revealed presence of piroplasms of both Theileria orientalis and Babesia bigemina.

Keywords: Theileria orientalis, Babesia bigemina

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Mathivathani, C. and Das, S. S. 2021. Co-occurrence of Theileria orientalis and Babesia bigemina in a dairy cow – A case report.Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 10(8): 325-328. doi:
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