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Ultrasonographic Measurements in Comparison with the Rectal Palpation and Echotexture of Reproductive Organs of Buffaloes (Bubalus bubalis) during Different Stages of the Estrous Cycle
- Honparkhe, M. (Department of Animal Reproduction, Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Punjab Agricultural University) ;
- Gandotra, V.K. (Department of Animal Reproduction, Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Punjab Agricultural University) ;
- Nanda, A.S. (Department of Animal Reproduction, Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Punjab Agricultural University)
- Received : 2003.09.25
- Accepted : 2004.03.04
- Published : 2004.07.01
Ultrasonographic study was undertaken to establish the echogenecity and size of reproductive organs of 18 cycling buffaloes of different parities and compared with the sizes measured by palpation per rectum at estrus (day 0), met estrus (day 2), mid diestrus (day 10) and late diestrus (day 16). The overall mean size of cervix, uterine body, right horn, left horn, right ovary and left ovary measured by palpation per rectum were 2.70
Ultrasound;Estrous Cycle;Buffalo;Ovary;Per Rectal Palpation
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