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STATUS OF BRUCELLOSIS AND MELIOIDOSIS IN SMALL RUMINANT FARMS FROM DIFFERENT DISTRICT OF PERAK

Caprine Brucellosis and Melioidosis are caused by Brucella melitensis and Bukholderia pseudomallei respectively. In this study, 5 farms from different district of Perak were selected. Twenty five animals were sampled from each farm. Sampling was done by collecting blood through the jugular vein using Venoject® needle with needle holder and blood aloowed to flow to plain tube until 2/3 full. Then the blood was allowed to clot on its own and any enzyme activity being stopped by letting it clot within its container. All tesed serum underwent inactivation process before being proceed with Complemet Fixation Test. Titre reading was then tabulated and analyzed. From this study, only one faram was positive for Brucellosis and another farm for Melioidosis. Both farms of each positive Brucellosis and Melioidosis were from different district.

Veterinary Research Institute, 59 Jalan Sultan Azlan Shah, 31400, Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia

Corresponding Author: Norazura Binti A.Hamid

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Norazura A.H. STATUS OF BRUCELLOSIS AND MELIOIDOSIS IN SMALL RUMINANT FARMS FROM DIFFERENT DISTRICT OF PERAK. VAM 2013, Lotus Desaru Beach Resort, Kota Tinggi, Johor.


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