Question of the week - Week of 09-Jan-2019

The 'milk spots' on the liver caused by Ascaris suum

Question of the week

See a clue in the article Serology to detect Ascaris suum in the nursery


Correct answer

The liver lesions due to Ascaris heal 35 days after they are produced, so their detection in the abattoir can underestimate the infestation.