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Is the work an original contribution? N
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Is the work free of major errors in fact, logic or technique? y
Is the paper clearly and concisely written?y
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3. RECOMMENDATIONS(Mark one with an X)
Not suitable for publication in the OJVR
Reassess after major changesX
Accept for publication with minor changes X
Accept for publication without changes
This is a reasonable, but not particularly innovative method
for using Trichinella larval
extracts for diagnosis in equines.
Title too long changed/Abstract/ Introduction: Well
researched, referenced and written although this problem/method seems
to be confined to Egypt only?
Please justify publication of this data if already shown in other
cases/countries. last sentence Introduction "Moreover, to identify....page 3
does not make sense please clarify. Methods
and Results/conclusions:*Please explain if used for first time if
already used in other countries (see above). .Properly
analysed and presented. Publish with changes if authors can
answer * . Format to OJVR and return for further review. thank you FP.
Comments on title?