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Surgical Management of Cutaneous Compound Melanocytoma in a Pulikulam Bull

R. Uma Rani and N. Pazhanivel

Veterinary University Training and Diagnostic Centre, TANUVAS, Thirupparankundram, Madurai 625 005, Tamil Nadu

Published in the Indian Veterinary Journal April 2020: 97 (4) - pages 51 to 52
(Received: December, 2019, Accepted: March, 2019)


A two year old, Pulikulam breed bull with a large spherical growth on the lateral aspect of right hind limb above the hock joint since six months was removed surgically under sedation and local in ltration anaesthesia. It was con rmed as cutaneous melanocytoma on histopathological examination

Key Words: Pulikulam, Bull, Melanocytoma, surgical management

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