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Original Research Articles                      Volume : 8, Issue:5, May, 2019

PRINT ISSN : 2319-7692
Online ISSN : 2319-7706
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Editor-in-chief: Dr.M.Prakash
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Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2019.8(5): 2136-2140

Management of Post-Partum Uterine Prolapse in Malabari Goats
Sonu S. Nair1, Khan Sharun2*, R. Anuraj3 and Jacob Mathew4
1Division of Bacteriology and Mycology,
2Division of Surgery, ICAR-Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Izatnagar, Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh, India
3Emergency Veterinary Care, Vazhakkulam Block, Ernakulam, India
4Veterinary Hospital, Nedumkandam, Idukki, Kerala, India
*Corresponding author

The purpose of the present paper is to describe the efficacy of horizontal mattress sutures in managing post-partum uterine prolapse in Malabari goats. Three cases of post-partum uterine prolapse were presented to Veterinary Hospital, Nedumkandam, Idukki, Keralawith the history of everted uterus hanging from the vagina. All of the cases were presented within 10 hours following the parturition. The prolapsed uterus was washed by using normal saline solution followed by washing with 1:1000 potassium permanganate solution. Sugar was applied topically to reduce the edema and there by the size of the prolapsed mass. Trans-vulval horizontal mattress retention sutures were applied using nylon after replacing the prolapsed uterus back into the pelvic cavity. Antibiotics, anti-inflammatory, antihistaminic and vitamin supplements were provided. The sutures were removed on the 8th day from the initial date of the presentation. All the animals made an uneventful recovery.

Keywords: Post-partum; Uterine prolapse; Goat; Horizontal mattress

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Sonu S. Nair, Khan Sharun, R. Anuraj and Jacob Mathew. 2019. Management of Post-Partum Uterine Prolapse in Malabari Goats.Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 8(5): 2136-2140. doi:
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