Surgical Management of Cervical Choke in a Cow – A Case Report
Sai Baba Mandagiri Vani Gaddam Veena Podarala Rayadurgam Venkata Suresh Kumar
Vol 7(2), 215-217
A five year old Jersey cow was presented with a history of inability to swallow feed and water, excessive salivation, restlessness, regurgitation of feed and water through nostrils, severe bloat and palpable swelling at the left lateral cervical part of the oesophagus. It was diagnosed as a cervical oesophageal obstruction (choke) by passing stomach tube. Oesophagotomy was performed and foreign body (unripened mango) was successfully removed.
Keywords : Jersey Cow Bloat Oesophagus Choke Foreign Body
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