pISSN:1309 - 6958       eISSN:2146 - 1953
2001, Cilt 17, Sayı 1, Sayfa(lar) 027-034
Evaluation of Clinical and Surgical Approaches in 22 Calves with Atresia Coli
Yılmaz Koç1, Fahrettin Alkan1, Cengiz Ceylan1, Fatih M. Birdane2
1S.Ü. Veteriner Fakültesi, Cerrahi Anabilim Dalı, KONYA
2S.Ü. Veteriner Fakültesi Hastalıklar Anabilim Dalı, KONYA
Keywords: Call, atresia coli. clinic and operative approaches
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The purpose of the this study was to evaluate the anamnesis, signalment, clinical and laboratory findings and surgical outcome of calves with atresia coli. Twenyt two calves have been used as materials. Lateral celiotomy (n 14) and median celiotomy (n:8) were performed. Ten calves out of 22 survrved after operative approach. It is important to conclude that survrval rate depends on time passed after birth afong with general condition of calves. Intensive care is also essential before, during and after the surgical intervention in the treatment. Suitable segment of intestinal anastomosis may be a (actor in the succes rate.