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Panmetritis, Endometrial Hyperplasia and Uterine Serosal Inclusion Cyst in a Bitch – A Case Report

V.P.Athira, Sudheesh, S. Nair., S.Anoop, Soumya, Ramankutty, and C.B.Devanand

Department of Veterinary Surgery and Radiology, College of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Mannuthy, KVASU, Trissur-680651, Kerala

Published in the Indian Veterinary Journal June 2019 : 96 (6) - pages 52 to 53
(Received: December, 2018, Accepted: February, 2019)


A ten year old nulliparous Pomeranian bitch was brought to Teaching Veterinary Clinical Complex (TVCC), Mannuthy, KVASU with bilateral enlarged caudal mammary glands and with the history of repeated episodes of purulent vaginal discharge since a few years. Clinical and ultrasonic evaluation conrmed the diagnosis of uterine serosal inclusion cyst. Surgical excision of mammary gland tumours along with ovariohysterectomy was performed under general anaesthesia. Histopathological evaluation of the uterus conrmed panmetritis and endometrial hyperplasia.

Key Words: Panmetritis, Endometrial hyperplasia

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