Surgical management of dystocia due to Dicephalus iniodymus monster calf in a graded Murrah buffalo

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G. Kamalakar J. Devarathnam R. Mahesh

Abstract

A full term pluriparous graded Murrah buffalo was presented with history of dystocia due to a double-headed calf that struck in the pelvic inlet. A dead iniodymus monster male calf was retrieved by left para median laparohysterotomy. The calf was having two complete heads conjoint at the level of 3rd cervical vertebra and mandibular angles. With good post operative care and management, the buffalo recovered well.

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KAMALAKAR, G.; DEVARATHNAM, J.; MAHESH, R.. Surgical management of dystocia due to Dicephalus iniodymus monster calf in a graded Murrah buffalo. Buffalo Bulletin, [S.l.], v. 37, n. 2, p. 249-252, june 2018. ISSN 2539-5696. Available at: <http://kuojs.lib.ku.ac.th/index.php/BufBu/article/view/10>. Date accessed: 20 july 2018.
Keywords
Dicephalus iniodymus monster calf, graded murrah buffalo, caesarean, monozygotic twins.
Section
Case Report