Incidence of diseases in goats in Bangladesh

Authors

  • MH Rahman Goat and Sheep Production Research Division, Bangladesh Livestock Research Institute, Savar, Dhaka-1341, Bangladesh
  • S Akther Goat and Sheep Production Research Division, Bangladesh Livestock Research Institute, Savar, Dhaka-1341, Bangladesh
  • MZ Ali Goat and Sheep Production Research Division, Bangladesh Livestock Research Institute, Savar, Dhaka-1341, Bangladesh
  • MZ Hassan 1Animal Health Research Division, Bangladesh Livestock Research Institute, Savar, Dhaka-1341, Bangladesh

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https://doi.org/10.3329/bvet.v37i1-2.59180

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Incidence of diseases

Abstract

An assessment of goat diseases was done in 1808 goats in one farm in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Abortion (1.7%), abscess (1.1%), actinomycosis (1.1%), bloat (2.1%), conjunctivitis (2.6%), diarrhoea (31.1%), dystocia (0.3%), contagious ecthyma (4.4%), fever (2.7%), fox bite (1.1%), lameness (9.0%), malnutrition (3.2%), mange (6.2%), mastitis (1.7%), mechanical (1.2%), pneumonia (27.4%), poisoning (0.8%), retention of placenta (0.6%), tympany 1.5% and urolithiasis (0.4%) were diagnosed.

The Bangladesh Veterinarian (2020) 37(1 - 2): 14-20

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Published

2022-06-12

How to Cite

Rahman, M. ., Akther, S., Ali, M., & Hassan, M. (2022). Incidence of diseases in goats in Bangladesh. Bangladesh Veterinarian, 37(1-2), 14–20. https://doi.org/10.3329/bvet.v37i1-2.59180

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