Ultrasonographic and pathological findings of grade III cervico vaginal prolapse in a pregnant buffalo

DOI: 10.18805/ijar.B-3802    | Article Id: B-3802 | Page : 790-793
Citation :- Ultrasonographic and pathological findings of grade III cervico vaginal prolapse in a pregnant buffalo.Indian Journal Of Animal Research.2020.(54):790-793
Ankit Kumar Ahuja, Sumit Singhal, Randhir Singh and Siddhartha Deshmukh ankit.ahuja1947@gmail.com
Address : Department of Veterinary Gynaecology and Obstetrics, College of Veterinary Science, Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Ludhiana-141 004, Punjab, India.
Submitted Date : 12-02-2019
Accepted Date : 23-04-2019


The present study records ultrasonographic (USG) and pathological findings of grade III cervico vaginal prolapse in a buffalo. There was a rare involvement of urinary bladder and intestines in the prolapsed mass. Urinary bladder appeared as anechoic region surrounded by hyperechoic circumferential, whereas intestines appeared as brief hypoechoic area in USG. Intriguingly, the histopathological investigation correspondingly showed marked discontinuation of uterine musculature especially of inner circular layer of tunica muscularis. Hyaline degeneration characterized by swollen and eosinophilic fibres and early necrobiotic changes characterized by few mononuclear cells infilteration. 


Buffalo Cervicovaginal prolapse Histopathology Pregnant Ultrasonography.


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