The role of rodents as a reservoir of zoonotic intestinal parasites at Sohag Governorate, Egypt

Abdel Salam, F.A.; Galal, A.A.; Ali, M.K.

Assiut Veterinary Medical Journal 30(60): 124-130


A total of 160 rodents (Rattus rattus frugivorius, R. rattus alexandrinus, Mus musculus and Arvicanthus niloticus) were trapped in different localities around the Gaziert Shandaweel Research Station, Sohag Governorate, Egypt, and examined for the presence of zoonotic intestinal parasites.