The treatment of vaginal prolapse in a non-pregnant cow

  • Kuntum Rahmawati Program Pendidikan Profesi Dokter Hewan, Fakultas Kedokteran Hewan, Institut Pertanian Bogor, Jawa Barat
  • Desi Khairunissa Rahayuningtyas Program Pendidikan Profesi Dokter Hewan, Fakultas Kedokteran Hewan, Institut Pertanian Bogor, Jawa Barat
  • Fatri Alhadi Balai Pembibitan Ternak Unggul Hijauan Pakan Ternak Padang Mengatas, Kecamatan Luak, Kabupaten Lima Puluh Kota, Sumatera Barat
  • Yudi Fikri Balai Pembibitan Ternak Unggul Hijauan Pakan Ternak Padang Mengatas, Kecamatan Luak, Kabupaten Lima Puluh Kota, Sumatera Barat
  • Mokhamad Fakhrul Ulum Departemen Klinik, Reproduksi dan Patologi, Fakultas Kedokteran Hewan, IPB University, Bogor
Keywords: cow, non-pregnant, vaginal prolapse

Abstract

Vaginal prolapse generally occur in third trimester of pregnant cows. Vaginal prolapse not only occurs in pregnant cows, but can also in non-pregnant cows. This paper reported a vaginal prolapse occurred in non-pregnant cow after three months of parturition. The clinical sign was fever, increased respiratory rate, and the vaginal mucosa appears to be protruding from the vulva. Treatment is carried out by cleaning the vaginal mucosa using water and povidone iodine 2%, manual vaginal reposition. Administration of drugs such as antibiotic, antiinflammation, and multivitamin were given to the cow intramuscularly.

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Published
2021-05-04
How to Cite
RahmawatiK., RahayuningtyasD. K., AlhadiF., FikriY., & UlumM. F. (2021). The treatment of vaginal prolapse in a non-pregnant cow. ARSHI Veterinary Letters, 4(4), 65-66. https://doi.org/10.29244/avl.4.4.65-66