Anatomical, cytogenetic and behavioural studies of freemartin ewes

@article{Smith2000AnatomicalCA,
  title={Anatomical, cytogenetic and behavioural studies of freemartin ewes},
  author={K. Smith and T. Parkinson and S. Long and F. Barr},
  journal={Veterinary Record},
  year={2000},
  volume={146},
  pages={574 - 578}
}
The external phenotype and reproductive behaviour of 21 freemartin sheep and two male pseudohermaphrodite sheep were recorded with the aim of identifying any characteristics which might be used to predict a failure to breed. The size and shape of the vulva and clitoris, the length of the vagina, the size of the teats, the presence or absence of inguinal gonads, and the ultrasonographic characteristics of the inguinal gonads were recorded. A subjective assessment of the masculinity of each… Expand
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