Article Id: ARCC2354 | Page : 134-135
Citation :- MICROSCOPIC STUDY OF ABOMASUM IN SHEEP.Indian Journal of Animal Research.2008.(42):134-135
H.M. Age, N.S. Bhosle and P.J. Kapadnis
Address : Dept. of Veterinary Anatomy and Histology, College Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Parbhani - 431 402, India


The present study was conducted on six abomasums in sheep. The epithelium were changed
from stratified squamous to simple tall columnar in the cardiac region at apex of mucosal fold. The
glandular epithelium of abomasums were divided into three zones as cardiac, fundic and pyloric
region. The network of fibers were observed in the lamina propria and consisted with collagen
elastic and reticular fibers embedded with numerous blood vessels and capillaries in the submucosa
of abomosum.


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