120/19 | Clinical & Field Article | Veterinary Surgery and Radiology

A Novel Surgical Technique for Relieving Teat Obstruction in Cows

T. Rajeev, Divya Suresh, S.Praveen, G. Rahul

Multispecialilty Veterinary Hospital, Thiruvanathapuram- 695043, Kerala

Published in the Indian Veterinary Journal October 2020 : 97 (10) - pages 33 to 34
(Received: April, 2019, Accepted: October, 2021)


Teat obstruction due to various causes in 20 cows of different stages of lactation was relieved by a simple surgical technique of making incision in the teat wall by a BP blade. This simple technique explained in this paper had 100 % success rate with no relapse

Key Words: Teat obstruction, Stenotic teats

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