Volume 15 (2024)
Volume 14 (2023)
Volume 13 (2022)
Volume 12 (2021)
Volume 11 (2020)
Volume 10 (2019)
Volume 9 (2018)
Volume 8 (2017)
Volume 7 (2016)
Volume 6 (2015)
Volume 5 (2014)
Volume 4 (2013)
Volume 3 (2012)
Volume 2 (2011)
Volume 1 (2010)
Healing of excisional wound in Alloxan induced diabetic sheep: A planimetric and histopathologic study

Siamak Kazemi-Darabadi; Farshid Sarrafzadeh-Rezaei; Amir-Abbas Farshid; Reza Baradar-Jalili

Volume 4, Issue 3 , September 2013, , Pages 149-155

  Healing of skin wound is a multi-factorial and complex process. Proper treatment of diabetic wounds is still a major clinical challenge. Although diabetes mellitus can occur in ruminants, healing of wounds in diabetic ruminants has not yet been investigated. The aim of this study was to evaluate healing ...  Read More

Brachial plexus block using lidocaine/ epinephrine or lidocaine/ xylazine in fat-tailed sheep

Safoura Ghadirian; Nasser Vesal

Volume 4, Issue 3 , September 2013, , Pages 161-167

  This blinded, randomized experimental study was designed to evaluate the analgesic effects of adding epinephrine or xylazine to lidocaine solution for brachial plexus block (BPB) in sheep. Nine healthy, fat-tailed female lambs (26.6 ± 1.5 kg) were randomly allocated into three groups: lidocaine ...  Read More

Sero-prevalence of bluetongue disease in sheep in west and northwest provinces of Iran

Mohammad Khezri; Seyed Mahmud Azimi

Volume 4, Issue 3 , September 2013, , Pages 195-198

  The objective of this study was to describe the seroprevalence rates of bluetongue virus (BTV) in sheep in west and northwest provinces of Iran. Bluetongue virus, an economically important orbivirus of the Reoviridae family, causes a hemorrhagic disease mainly in sheep and occasionally in cattle and ...  Read More

Detection of Toxoplasma gondii in sheep and goats blood samples by PCR-RFLP in Urmia

Mousa Tavassoli; Mohammad Ghorbanzadehghan; Bijan Esmaeilnejad

Volume 4, Issue 1 , March 2013, , Pages 43-47

  Infection by the protozoan parasite Toxoplasma gondii, is widespread in humans and many other warm-blooded animals. More than half billion of world human population has serum antibodies to T. gondii and Sheep and goats are more widely infected with T. gondii. T. gondii infection can be diagnosed indirectly ...  Read More

Immunoprotection in sheep against Haemonchus contortus using its thiol-purified excretory/secretory proteins

Selvarayar Arunkumar

Volume 3, Issue 4 , December 2012, , Pages 239-244

  Excretory/Secretory antigen was prepared by culturing live adult worms of Haemonchus contortus in RPMI 1640 medium at a concentration of 50 worms per mL in a culture-flask at 37 ˚C for 24 hr and the culture supernatant was used as antigen. The E/S antigen was purified by thiol-sepharose affinity chromatography. ...  Read More

Gastrointestinal parasitic infection of slaughtered sheep (Zel breed) in Fereidoonkenar city, Iran

Soraya Naem; Tahmineh Gorgani

Volume 2, Issue 4 , December 2011, , Pages 238-241

  The present study was carried out to determine parasitic infection of sheep with gastrointestinal helminthes in a slaughterhouse in Fereidoonkenar city, Iran. A total number of 50 sheep were examined from April to September 2008. Nematodes were removed from abomasums, small and large intestines, and ...  Read More

ECG Changes in Acute Experimental Ruminal Lactic Acidosis in Sheep

Afshin Jafari-Dehkordi; Mohammad Rahim Haji-Hajikolaei; Zahra Karimi-Dehkordi

Volume 2, Issue 3 , September 2011, , Pages 203-208

  For induction of ruminal acidosis, 10 clinically healthy three years old non pregnant female sheep were selected. Prior to the infusion of sucrose (0 hour), rumen and blood samples were obtained in order to determine baseline rumen and blood pH, respectively. Electrocardiogram (ECG) was also recorded. ...  Read More