Chapter 7. Normal Pregnancy

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

Published Online: 30 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470751121.ch7

Fertility and Obstetrics in the Horse, Third Edition

Fertility and Obstetrics in the Horse, Third Edition

How to Cite

England, G. C. W. (ed) (2005) Normal Pregnancy, in Fertility and Obstetrics in the Horse, Third Edition, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470751121.ch7

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:

  • pregnancy;
  • spermatozoa;
  • sperms;
  • ovulation;
  • ultrasound

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Development of the conceptus

  • Anatomical and morphological changes of the uterus

  • Placenta and fetal membranes

  • Endocrinology of pregnancy

  • Cervical changes

  • Ovarian changes

  • Multiple conceptuses (commonly twins) (18.5, 20.1–20.3)

  • Duration of pregnancy