Ultrasonographic diagnosis of reproductive disorders in Murrah buffaloes
Keywords:Bubalus bubalis, buffaloes, early embryonic mortality, follicular cyst, granulosa cell tumour, hydrometra, mucometra, parovarian cyst, pyometra, ultrasonography
The present investigation was carried out in the year 2016 to 2017 at government livestock farm sector-1 and buffalo farm of LUVAS on Murrah buffaloes and a total of 70 post-partum animals were examined using real time B mode ultrasonography. A total of 13 animals were diagnosed with reproductive ailments including granulosa cell tumour, follicular cyst, mucometra, parovarian cyst, pyometra, hydrometra, cystitis and early embryonic mortality.
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