Relationships among specific reasons for culling, reproductive data, and gross morphology of the genital tracts in gilts culled due to reproductive failure in Thailand.

@article{Tummaruk2009RelationshipsAS,
  title={Relationships among specific reasons for culling, reproductive data, and gross morphology of the genital tracts in gilts culled due to reproductive failure in Thailand.},
  author={Padet Tummaruk and Sawang Kesdangsakonwut and Annop Kunavongkrit},
  journal={Theriogenology},
  year={2009},
  volume={71 2},
  pages={369-75}
}
The present study aims to investigate genital organs of replacement gilts culled due to reproductive failure, and the relationship between gross morphological findings and historical reproductive data. The study was conducted from July 2005 to September 2006 and included a random sample of 200 genital organs from six swine herds in Thailand. Historical data and the reasons for culling were analyzed. Gross morphological examinations focused on the normality and abnormalities of the ovaries, as… CONTINUE READING

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