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Surgical Repair of Crop Fistula in a Pigeon

A.R.Ninu, S.Dharmaceelan, D.Vishnugurubaran, S.Kokila, and M.Bharathidasan

Department of Veterinary Surgery and Radiology, Veterinary College and Research Institute, (TANUVAS), Tirunelveli– 627 358, Tamil Nadu

Published in the Indian Veterinary Journal August 2019 : 96 (8) - pages 71 to 72
(Received: March, 2019, Accepted: April, 2019)


An eight month old pigeon was brought with a crop stula of unknown origin. The stula was repaired under general anaesthesia using Diazepam-Ketamine combination. The pigeon made an uneventful recovery.

Key Words: Crop, stula, pigeon

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