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Original Research Articles                      Volume : 7, Issue:7, July, 2018

PRINT ISSN : 2319-7692
Online ISSN : 2319-7706
Issues : 12 per year
Publisher : Excellent Publishers
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Editor-in-chief: Dr.M.Prakash
Index Copernicus ICV 2018: 95.39
NAAS RATING 2020: 5.38

Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2018.7(7): 809-814

Gastric Impaction and Jejunal Intussusception due to Foreign Body in a Labrador – A Pathomorphological Report
N. Jayanthi1*, R. Saahithya1, L.J. Harish2 and G.V.S. Rao1
1Department of Veterinary Pathology
2Department of Veterinary Clinical Medicine, Madras Veterinary College, Chennai – 7, India
*Corresponding author

This report describes the pathomorphological findings in a Labrador dog which was presented for necropsy with a history of dullness, dehydration, severe haemorrhagic enteritis, vomition and was treated privately. Post mortem examination revealed intussusception in the jejunal region while stomach was impacted with bits and pieces of foreign body consisting of comb, malleable plastic material, ropes and hair. Intestines revealed patchy haemorrhagic areas and tear in the mucosa with intact serosa and patchy haemorrhages. Brain revealed severe congestion of the cerebral vessels. Microscopical examination revealed a tear in the mucosa of intestine with intact serosa.

Keywords: Dog, Foreign body, Intussusception, Jejunum, Gastric impaction, Pathomorphology

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Jayanthi, N., R. Saahithya, L.J. Harish and Rao, G.V.S. 2018. Gastric Impaction and Jejunal Intussusception due to Foreign Body in a Labrador – A Pathomorphological Report.Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 7(7): 809-814. doi:
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