Year 2019, Volume 4, Issue 1, Pages 22 - 25 2019-04-30

An unusual outcome for fetal death in bitch: a report of a case

Güneş Erdoğan [1] , Tuğra Akkuş [2] , Rita Payan-Carreira [3]

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In this report, an unusual condition of fetal maceration conveyed with retention of fetal debris was diagnosed 5-months after breeding in a hound bitch. A five years old bitch due to loss of appetite and abdominal distention, five months after breeding. Although presenting a distended belly and mammary glands, no signs of parturition have been reported. At surgery, a reddish free intra-abdominal fluid was suctioned, and hysterectomy was performed; ovaries were not excised to avoid any compromise of hunting performance. Fur and bone remnants floating in a brown-green, mucous and odorless fluid were detected at inspection of the uterus. In this case, the evaluation of the uterus showed that all the fetuses underwent maceration and autolysis at least 3 months after the pregnancy putative, apparently without any ascending bacterial contamination. Although it was seen that compatible with chronic uterine inflammation findings (leukocytosis and anemia), closed cervical position and odorless uterine content may be an unusual sequel to canine fetal death. 

Fetal maceration, clinical findings, bitch
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Primary Language en
Subjects Veterinary
Journal Section Case Reports
Authors

Orcid: 0000-0000-0000-0000
Author: Güneş Erdoğan

Orcid: 0000-0002-6002-5942
Author: Tuğra Akkuş (Primary Author)
Institution: Harran Üniversitesi Veteriner Fakültesi
Country: Turkey


Orcid: 0000-0001-5225-4510
Author: Rita Payan-Carreira

Dates

Publication Date: April 30, 2019

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APA Erdoğan, G , Akkuş, T , Payan-Carreira, R . (2019). An unusual outcome for fetal death in bitch: a report of a case. Journal of Advances in VetBio Science and Techniques, 4 (1), 22-25. DOI: 10.31797/vetbio.506367
MLA Erdoğan, G , Akkuş, T , Payan-Carreira, R . "An unusual outcome for fetal death in bitch: a report of a case". Journal of Advances in VetBio Science and Techniques 4 (2019): 22-25 <http://dergipark.org.tr/vetbio/issue/44752/506367>
Chicago Erdoğan, G , Akkuş, T , Payan-Carreira, R . "An unusual outcome for fetal death in bitch: a report of a case". Journal of Advances in VetBio Science and Techniques 4 (2019): 22-25
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ISNAD Erdoğan, Güneş , Akkuş, Tuğra , Payan-Carreira, Rita . "An unusual outcome for fetal death in bitch: a report of a case". Journal of Advances in VetBio Science and Techniques 4 / 1 (April 2019): 22-25. https://doi.org/10.31797/vetbio.506367
AMA Erdoğan G , Akkuş T , Payan-Carreira R . An unusual outcome for fetal death in bitch: a report of a case. J. Adv. VetBio Sci. Tech.. 2019; 4(1): 22-25.
Vancouver Erdoğan G , Akkuş T , Payan-Carreira R . An unusual outcome for fetal death in bitch: a report of a case. Journal of Advances in VetBio Science and Techniques. 2019; 4(1): 25-22.