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Veterinary Medicine International
Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 406431, 5 pages
Pathological Conditions Associated with the Male Reproductive Tract of the Sahel Bucks
1Department of Veterinary Pathology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Maiduguri, PMB 1069, Maiduguri, Borno State, Nigeria
2Department of Veterinary Pathology and Microbiology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Universiti Putra Malaysia, 43400 Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia
Received 22 December 2013; Revised 26 January 2014; Accepted 26 February 2014; Published 24 March 2014
Academic Editor: Maria Laura Bacci
Copyright © 2014 Yusuf Abba et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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