Giardia Infection in Farm Animals

Parasitol Today. 1994 Nov;10(11):436-8. doi: 10.1016/0169-4758(94)90178-3.


Giardia infection is prevalent in farm animals from an early age. Despite the wide occurrence of the infection and recent understanding of its epidemiology, many aspects of giardiasis of farm animals remain unclear. In this article, Lihua Xiao discusses the prevalence, patterns, sources and clinical importance of Giardia infection in a variety of farm animals.