Gastrodiscoides hominis in a Rhesus Monkey with Related Intussusception of the Colon
FORT DETRICK FREDERICK MD
Pagination or Media Count:
This case report describes a monkey with protracted diarrhea, emaciation, and marked dehydration. Necropsy of the animal revealed an intussusception of the colon, multifocal necrosis of the intestinal mucosa, and a large number of Gastrodiscoides hominis in the ileum, cecum, and colon.
- Medicine and Medical Research