Bacteriological investigation of the postpartum uterus: Relationship to involution and histopathological findings.

A bacteriological investigation of the postpartum uteri of suckled and nonsuckled Bunaji (White Fulani) cows was undertaken to determine the microflora, the effect of suckling on the flora and the influence of the flora on uterine involution and histopathology. Uterine contamination by bacteria was highest between days 10 and 21 postpartum with… CONTINUE READING