Acta Scientific Veterinary Sciences (ISSN: 2582-3183)

Case Study Volume 4 Issue 10

Open Pyometra in Cocker Spaniel Female: Diagnosis, Treatment, and Management using Mifepristone and Misoprostol

Aaditya Sharma*

Department of OPD, Centre Point Pet Hospital Pvt. Ltd, Indi

*Corresponding Author: Aaditya Sharma, Department of OPD, Centre Point Pet Hospital Pvt. Ltd, India.

Received: September 08, 2022; Published: September 13, 2022

Abstract

An intact thirteen-year-old female cocker spaniel dog with inappetence and sanguineous mucopurulent discharge from the vagina was clinically diagnosed with open cervix pyometra based on the history, clinical signs, laboratory, and radiographic examination. The dog was treated to full recovery without surgical intervention with a combination of oral medication, hormonal therapy, and intra-uterine treatment.

Keywords: Pyometra; Cocker Spaniel Female; Mifepristone; Misoprostol

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Citation

Citation: Aaditya Sharma. “Open Pyometra in Cocker Spaniel Female: Diagnosis, Treatment, and Management using Mifepristone and Misoprostol". Acta Scientific Veterinary Sciences 4.10 (2022): 24-27.

Copyright

Copyright: © 2022 Aaditya Sharma. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.




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