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Dystocia Due to Schistosomus Reflexus in a Nondescript Goat - A Case Report

B.G. Chaudhary, M.U. Prajapati, A.A. Fotariya, U.R. Dalsaniya, T.V. Sutaria and R.K. Chaudhary

College of Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry, Gujarat, India

Published in the Indian Veterinary Journal October 2020 : 97 (10) - pages 37 to 38
(Received: March, 2020, Accepted: October, 2021)


A dull and depressed goat in its 4th parity came to the clinic with the history of ruptured water bag before 6 hours and intestine came out through the vagina after rupture of water bag. Per-vaginum examination revealed monstrous fetus. Fetal dystocia due to schistosomus reflexus in goat was successfully managed by the caesarean section

Key Words: Caesarean section, Goat , Schistosomus reflexus

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