Replacement of rectal prolapse in sows

Borobia-Belsé, J.
March 2006
Veterinary Record: Journal of the British Veterinary Association;3/18/2006, Vol. 158 Issue 11, p380
Academic Journal
The article describes a less aggressive and easier to perform technique for replacing rectal prolapses in sows. Once the prolapse has been replaced, the fertility performance of the sows is not affected. Using a warm water and a mild disinfectant, the rectal prolapse and perineal area were thoroughly washed.


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