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Flashcards in Cooperia spp Deck (13):
1

hosts

cattle, sheep, goats

2

size

less than 9mm

3

characteristics of adult

large bursa

4

eggs

trichostrongyloid
oval
thin shelled

5

life cycle direct or indirect?

direct

6

typical ______ life cycle

trichostrongyloid

7

PPP

15-18 days

8

site of infection

small intestine

9

pathogenesis

mild

10

clinical signs

watery diarrhea

11

diagnosis

fecal egg counts
necropsy

12

treatment

quality of enviornment
animal husbandry

13

most common parasite of ______ cattle

weanling age