Chapter 3. Clinical Examination of the Mare's Reproductive Tract

  1. Gary C. W. England BVetMed PhD DVetMed CertVA DVR DipVRep DipECAR DipACT ILTM FRCVS

Published Online: 30 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470751121.ch3

Fertility and Obstetrics in the Horse, Third Edition

Fertility and Obstetrics in the Horse, Third Edition

How to Cite

England, G. C. W. (ed) (2007) Clinical Examination of the Mare's Reproductive Tract, in Fertility and Obstetrics in the Horse, Third Edition, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470751121.ch3

Editor Information

  1. Dean, School of Veterinary Medicine and Science, University of Nottingham, Sutton Bonington Campus, Loughborough, Leicestershire

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 9 MAR 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405120951

Online ISBN: 9780470751121

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Keywords:

  • clinical examination;
  • reproductive tract;
  • visual examination;
  • vagina;
  • ultrasound imaging

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Restraint of the mare

  • Approach of the clinician

  • External examination

  • Manual examination per rectum

  • Visual examination per vaginam

  • Manual examination per vaginam

  • Ultrasound examination per rectum

  • Endoscopic examination of the reproductive tract