Uterine Prolapse

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UTERINE PROLAPSE IN COWS : 

UTERINE PROLAPSE IN COWS By RIASAT WASEE ULLAH DVM

Prolapse of uterus means an eversion of uterus i.e. it turns inside out. It occurs mostly in buffalo, cow and ewes. Rarely in dogs cats and mares.

PREDISPOSING FACTORS : 

PREDISPOSING FACTORS Strong tenesmus Relax , atonic uterus Hypocalcaemia Fetal traction in case of dystokia Retained foetal membranes Rare parts sloping downwards Low plan of nutrition Hereditary?????????

SYMPTOMS : 

SYMPTOMS 0bvious Animal standing with the uterus hanging to the hocks Caruncles can be observed on the uterus which is prolapsed through the vulva. Depression Prostration Haemorrhage

Other Organs with Prolapse : 

Other Organs with Prolapse

PROGNOSIS : 

PROGNOSIS In early observed cases, where uterus is not severely injured and veterinarian is called early, prognosis for life of cow is good. 80% survival rate (Murphy & Dobson, 2002). For future breeding prognosis is good if no sever injury. If uterus is dry due to sun exposure, contamination, prognosis is not good. Mortality in cows 18% (Roberts)

TREATMENT : 

TREATMENT Wrap the uterus in wet towel until replacement Raise the uterus at the level of vulva in case of standing cow Use epidural anesthesia Clean the uterus with KMnO4 sol. Ligate the ruptured uterus

Cont… : 

Cont… Replace the ventral portion first and then dorsal Ovarian pole of the uterus is pushed with fist through the vagina, cervix and uterus.

Placement of Needle for Epidural in a Cow. : 

Placement of Needle for Epidural in a Cow.

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Animals that are recumbent should be placedin sternal recumbency With their hind legs pulled behind them - the ‘frog-legged position’ Pulling the hind legs caudally provides a mechanical and gravitational advantage by tipping the pelvis forward.

FROG-LEGGED POSITION : 

FROG-LEGGED POSITION

Gentle Removal of the Placenta : 

Gentle Removal of the Placenta

Raising the Rear End of the Cow : 

Raising the Rear End of the Cow

Cont… : 

Cont…

The Uterus is Washed : 

The Uterus is Washed

The Uterus is Completely Returned : 

The Uterus is Completely Returned

TREATMENT : 

TREATMENT Give 20-30 i.u of oxytocin i/m after replacement Put 1-2 grm oxytetracycline i/u Milfone C. 300ml i/v Apply suture or trus for 1-3 days

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