Qassim Kshash

Qassim Kshash
University of Al-Qadisiyah | UAQ · College of Veterinary Medicine

PhD \Internal and preventive veterinary medicine

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Peste des Petites Ruminants (PPR) is classified as economically important and highly contagious boundary viral disease in small ruminant. It is also known as ‘goat plague’, ‘Kata’, ‘syndrome of stomatitis-pneumoenteritis’ or ‘ovine rinderpest’. It's an important infectious viral disease of domestic and wild small ruminants that threatens the food s...
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Foot and mouth disease (FMD) is a severe trans-boundary animal disease caused by a foot and mouth disease virus (FMDV) that spreads through Asia and Arabic countries. The current study aimed to investigate the FMDV antibodies in Iraqi dromedary’s camels (Camelus dromedaries). A total of 520 serum samples were collected from clinically healthy camel...
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Foot and mouth disease (FMD) is a severe trans-boundary animal disease caused by a foot and mouth disease virus (FMDV) that spreads through Asia and Arabic countries. The current study aimed to investigate the FMDV antibodies in Iraqi dromedary’s camels (Camelus dromedaries). A total of 520 serum samples were collected from clinically healthy cam...
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Jaagsiekte sheep retrovirus (JSRV) infection in sheep results in contagious ovine pulmonary adenocarcinoma (OPA). The aim of this study was to detect the presence of JSRV in Iraqi Awassi sheep of Al-Qadisiyah Province using reverse transcription-PCR (RT-PCR). Lung secretion samples from 50 adult sheep (1.5 to 2-year-old) during 2016-2018 that wer...
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The our work was carried out with an objective to appraisal the antibacterial action of cardamom extracted by four different solvents and prepared in a number of concentrations (50, 100 and 200 mg/mL) toward three different pathogenic bacteria responsible mainly for induce gingivitis infection and comparison their action with the action of antibiot...
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Anaplasma spp. are widely spread rickettsial bacteria transmitted by ticks and placing high impacts on veterinary and public health. A limited number of studies have been carried out on Anaplasmosis in the central part of Iraq. This study was conducted to determine the presence of Anaplasma spp. in cattle in Al-Qadisiyah province, Iraq. A total of...
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Aim This study aimed to conduct a clinical-histopathological and molecular evaluation of ovine pulmonary adenocarcinoma (OPA) in Awassi sheep in various regions of Al-Qadisiyah Province, Iraq. Materials and Methods A total of 150 sheep were clinically evaluated, and the wheelbarrow test was performed. 100 samples (35 blood, 25 lung tissue, 20 lymp...
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Kshash, Q. H. & L. A. Al-Raowf, 2018. Molecular detection and phylogenetic analysis of Mycoplasma spp. isolated from Awassi sheep in Al-Muthana province, Iraq. Bulg. J. Vet. Med. (online first). This study was carried out for molecular detection and phylogenetic analysis of Mycoplasma spp. in Awassi sheep in Al-Muthana province, Iraq. A total of 27...
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Ovine pulmonary adenocarcinoma (OPA), formerly known as sheep pulmonary adenomatosis is a contagious tumor of the respiratory epithelium. The aim of this study to investigate about ovine pulmonary adenocarcinoma (OPA) in Iraqi Awassi sheep. One hundred and twenty blood samples from Awassi sheep clinically had respiratory problematic were collected...
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This study was the first report about hemotropic mycoplasmoses in sheep at middle of Iraq as well as the first trail to investigate this infection among ticks .EDTA blood samples were collected from four hundred (400) Awassi sheep during February – July \2016 ,two hundard (200) of sheep clinicallyhad signs of anemia ,weakness (infected group)and an...
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Four hundred fecal samples from diarrheic calves of both sexes (1-60 days old) from four Iraqi Mid-Euphrates governorates (Babylon, Al-Najaf, Karbala and Al-Qadissiyiah) were collected to investigate rotavirus type A infection by using Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction technique. The results showed that infection rates were (14%), while the high...
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The aim of the present study was to determine the sero prevalence of Neosporacaninum infection in aborted cows in Al-Qassim district \ Babylon-Iraq and evaluate effect some factors on infection rate .Blood samples of 137 aborted cows were collected and there sera were screened for the presence of specific IgG anti-bodies by using competitive enzyme...
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This study was conducted on Awassi sheep in Al-Najaf city during October /2014 till January /2015 to detect the main clinical features and copper concentration associated with natural copper deficiency of sheep. About one hundred clinically copper deficient sheep (50 male,50 female) character by important clinical copper deficient features as affec...
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The present study was carried out on 500 of small ruminants (sheep and goats) to determine the prevalence of Coxielosis in small ruminants in AL-Qassim city by using ELISA test. The results showed 16% of small ruminants in AL-Qassim city were seropositive to coxiellosis. Infection in sheep (19.4%) was higher than in goat (8%) .The persent studywas...
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Abstract Mastitis is the main signs of contagious agalactia syndrome in sheep and goats, which is caused by Mycoplasma agalactiae and induces heavy economic losses. The aim of this study was to isolate and identify M. agalactia from mastitic lactating ewes at Al-Muthana province. Clinical mastitic milk collected from infected animals. The collected...
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The study was aimed to determine the Rotavirus infection rates in diarrheic calves and effectiveness of some epidemiological factors on that rate in some provinces in Mid–Euphrates region in Iraq (Babylon, Al-Najaf, Karbala, Al-Qadisyia provinces). A total of 530 calves aged between 1-60 day were examined and fifty fecal (50) samples were collected...
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This study was conducted on Awassi sheep in Al-Najaf city during October /2014 till January /2015 to detect the main clinical features and copper concentration associated with natural copper deficiency of sheep. About one hundred clinically copper deficient sheep (50 male,50 female) character by important clinical copper deficient features as affec...
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Lactic acidosis is a physiological condition characterized by low pH in body tissues and blood (acidosis) accompanied by the buildup of lactate, especially D-lactate, and is considered a distinct form of metabolic acidosis. The current study was conducted to evaluate the histopathological changes in brain that occur due to increased levels of lacti...
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This study was conducted to collect 388 milk samples from cows at different villages and townships in Al-Najaf province to examine about Staphylococcus aureus mastitis .CMT was used for subclinical mastitis screening ,212(54.6%) milk samples were mastitic .The molecular method (PCR assay) was used to detected the presence (glpF) gene in classically...
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This study was conducted for exam 348 milk samples from (clinically mastitic and other healthy cows) in many areas in AL-Diwanyia province by using CMT and bacteriological testing , which appeared that (64.9%) as percentage of mastitis (clinically 15.9% , subclinically 84.0%) Streptococcus agalactiae mastitis 13.2% (26.6% clinically , 73.3 % subcli...
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This study was conducted for exam 348 milk samples from (clinically mastitic and other healthy cows) in many areas in AL-Diwanyia province by using CMT and bacteriological testing , which appeared that (64.9%) as percentage of mastitis (clinically 15.9% , subclinically 84.0%). Streptococcus agalactiae mastitis 13.2% (26.6% clinically , 73.3 % subcl...
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The aim of the study to investigate of coccidiosis in cattle & determination of some factors that which help in the distribution of this parasite like climate &host. Atotal of 338 faecal samples were examined in this study which collected directly from rectum and examined by direct examination method &flotation technique with zinc sulphate. The stu...
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Mice were selected in this study as a model to induce E.coli mastitis and sttudying the role of purified LPS in performed the protection against induce E.coli infection of mammary glands in mice. After LD50 of purified antigen were determined (250 µg/ml of purified LPS). The experimental study was included 56 mouse which divided into two groups and...

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1- chemical analysis of tears 2-study anti-bacterial ,anti-fungal effect of tears 3- study their action to relief pain( analgesic effect)
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1- incidence study about mange type in sheep 2- molecular identification of mange types
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1- To explain why FMD cases available in spite of we vaccinate our animals. 2-determination the optimum immunity that vaccine provided and time peak