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Abstract            Volume:9  Issue-6  Year-2021         Original Research Articles

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Correction of Vaginal Prolapse in Holstein Friesian Crossbred Dairy Cow: A Case Report
Zerihun Mulatu Tuji1* and Jiregna Dugassa Kitessa2
1Department of Veterinary Medicine, Jimma University College of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine, Jimma, Ethiopia
2Department of Clinical Studies, College of Veterinary Medicine and Agriculture, Addis Ababa University, Bishoftu, Ethiopia
*Corresponding author

Vaginal prolapse is the most common problem presents in mature females during their last trimester of pregnancy; however, the condition is also seen in non-pregnant ewes and heifers. In present case, six years old of seven months pregnant multiparous Holstein Friesian crossbred dairy cow with a history of vaginal prolapse since the last 18 hours was presented to VTH. Physical examination of the case also revealed that hanged prolapsed mass with not swollen and edematized exposed vaginal wall. The prolapsed mass was repositioned after it was aseptically prepared under caudal epidural anesthesia. Following successful repositioning of the prolapsed mass a horizontal suture technique was applied parallel to vulva apart from the vagina beneath the skin. Therefore, early diagnosis and careful correction and management of vaginal prolapse should be save the cow from life-threatening condition. Key words: Caudal epidural anesthesia; Cow; Holstein Friesian; Vaginal prolapse.

Keywords: everted vaginal wall, non-pregnant ewes, vulva.
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Zerihun Mulatu Tuji and Jiregna Dugassa Kitessa. 2021. Correction of Vaginal Prolapse in Holstein Friesian Crossbred Dairy Cow: A Case Report.Int.J.Curr.Res.Aca.Rev. 9(6): 6-10
doi: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcrar.2021.906.002
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