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Vol. 9, Issue 7 (2020)

A rare case of fetal monster (Campylorrachis Scoliosa) causing dystocia in a non-descript cow and its successful delivery by caesarean section

Author(s):
Radhakrishna Rao J and Gopala Krishna MV
Abstract:
A non-descript cow in its 2nd calving, at full term of pregnancy, suffering from dystocia, was brought to the Veterinary Clinical Complex, College of Veterinary Science of P.V. Narsimha Rao Telangana Veterinary University, Korutla, Jagtial Dist., Telangana State. Pervaginal examination by gynaecologyst revealed malposition of fetus, loss of fetal fluids and swollen vaginal mucosa. Caesarean section was performed and a fully developed dead fetal monster (campylorrachis scoliosa) was delivered. The cow was given Inj. Intacef (Ceftriaxone Na) 3.0 gm for 5 days and Inj.Melonex (meloxicam) 15 ml, Inj. Tribivet 10 ml for three days, and Inj. Caldee-12 @ 15 ml on alternate days for 3 instances postoperatively. The skin sutures were removed on 10th postoperative day and the cow recovered uneventfully.
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How to cite this article:
Radhakrishna Rao J, Gopala Krishna MV. A rare case of fetal monster (Campylorrachis Scoliosa) causing dystocia in a non-descript cow and its successful delivery by caesarean section. Pharma Innovation 2020;9(7):491-492.

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