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Approaches in Poultry, Dairy & Veterinary Sciences

Recent Advances of Ultrasonography in Ruminants

  • Open or Close Mohsin Ali Gazi*

    Department of Surgery and Radiology, Sheri Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences, India

    *Corresponding author: Mohsin Ali Gazi, Department of Surgery and Radiology, Sheri Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences, Jammu and Kashmir, India, Tel: 0191-226-2134-135; Email: mohsingazi9975@gmail.com

Submission: February 24, 2018; Published: March 14, 2018

DOI: 10.31031/APDV.2018.03.000559

ISSN: 2576-9162
Volume3 Issue2

Abstract

Ultrasonography (USG) is not a new technology in veterinary medicine, since it has been utilized in various fields for more than twenty years. USG is a well established, non invasive, diagnostic imaging technique that provides unique information about the structure of soft tissues & enables the evaluation of the motion pattern of certain organs & structures. In veterinary practise it started with detection of ovine pregnancy in 1966. Since then, refinements in equipment quality combined with an increased awareness of the benefits of ultrasound as an imaging technique have led to its widespread use in the veterinary field.

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