Dystocia due to dicephalic thoracopagus monster in Marathwadi buffalo: A case report

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D.S. Raghuwanshi R.L. Dhoble B.M. Gahlod

Abstract

Conjoined twin is a rarely seen congenital anomaly in domestic animals with severe mortality and morbidity. The more common types of conjoined twins include the thoracopagus type, where the fusion is anterior, at the thorax and sternum. A rare case of dystocia due to a dicephalic thoracopagus monster is reported was relieved by fetotomy in Marathwadi buffalo.

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RAGHUWANSHI, D.S.; DHOBLE, R.L.; GAHLOD, B.M.. Dystocia due to dicephalic thoracopagus monster in Marathwadi buffalo: A case report. Buffalo Bulletin, [S.l.], v. 36, n. 3, p. 551-553, sep. 2017. ISSN 2539-5696. Available at: <http://kuojs.lib.ku.ac.th/index.php/BufBu/article/view/654>. Date accessed: 24 nov. 2017.
Keywords
Buffaloes; Bubalus bubalis; Marathwadi buffalo; Fetotomy; Dicephalic thoracopagus; Conjoined twin monster
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Case Report