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radiological examination in diagnosis of foreign body in bovines
K.S. Chaudhari, M.G. Thorat, G.U.
Yadav, J.B. Mulani, A.A. Suryawanshi and S.S. Ingale
Veterinary World 2(9):339
of 338 clinical cases of cattle and buffalo reported to Teaching
Veterinary Clinical Services Complex, Veterinary College, Udgir (M.S.)
were studied for recording the incidences of various affections
in bovine. All these cases were having the history of tympani
(acute/chronic/recurrent). All animals were subjected to lateral
plane radiography of reticulo-
thoracic region. Out of these cases 27.81% of the cases were
interpreted as a foreign body syndrome, of which 21.59% were
potential and 6.21% were non-potential foreign bodies. 4.44% of
cases showed presence of foreign body in the thoracic region.
The incidence of diaphragmatic hernia was recorded in 6.50% of
the animals. Further, lung abscess was recorded in 2.94% of the
Radiology, Diagnosis, Bovine, Foreign body syndrome.