Prevalensi Distomatosis pada beberapa Jenis Sapi Potong di RPH Penggaron Semarang

Abstract: The aim of this study is to know prevalence of distomatosis in slaughtered cattle at Penggaron Semarang abattoir. This research was held on December 2015 – February 2016. This research used 100 samples of liver and feces with post-mortem and fecal examination. The liver samples analysed with post-mortem examination showed that there were 17% samples were positively infected by Fasciola sp. Moreover, the feces sample examined with native and sedimentation method showed that 12% sample were positively infected by Fasciola sp. Since there is no correlational relationship betweenpost-mortem and fecal examination, both of the examinations needs to be investigated to know Fasciola sp. infection. The combined result of the liver and feces obtained prevalencerate 27%. This research was analysed  with Chi-Square method which showed that there isno different prevalence rate on various type of cattle. 12% of Simental crossbreed cattle were distomatosis positively. 12 % of Limousin crossbreed cattle distomatosis positively and 3% of Ongole crossbreed distomatosis positively.
Keywords: distomatosis, Fasciola sp., abattoir, bovine
Penulis: Kurnia Winda Pratiwi
Kode Jurnal: jppeternakandd170051

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