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Varices with thrombosis in the cervix and uterus of a mare
Canadian Veterinary Journal (1997)
  • R A Foster
  • C J Gartley
  • Shelley Newman, University of Guelph
Abstract

Cervical and uterine varices with thrombosis were observed at the necropsy of a virgin 16-year-old Peruvian Paso that had previous episodes of hemorrhage from the uterus. Practitioners and pathologists should be alert to the possibility of ruptured varices in mares with hemorrhage into the uterus or from the vulva.

Keywords
  • Animals,
  • Cervix Uteri blood supply,
  • Cervix Uteri pathology,
  • Female,
  • Hemorrhage epidemiology,
  • Hemorrhage etiology,
  • Hemorrhage veterinary,
  • Horse Diseases diagnosis,
  • Horse Diseases epidemiology,
  • Horse Diseases pathology,
  • Horses,
  • Incidence,
  • Thrombosis complications,
  • Thrombosis diagnosis,
  • Thrombosis veterinary,
  • Uterus blood supply,
  • Uterus pathology,
  • Varicose Veins complications,
  • Varicose Veins diagnosis,
  • Varicose Veins veterinary
Publication Date
1997
Citation Information
R A Foster, C J Gartley and Shelley Newman. "Varices with thrombosis in the cervix and uterus of a mare" Canadian Veterinary Journal Vol. 38 (1997)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/shelley_newman/45/