Radiosonographic study of the lower urinary tract in goat

Document Type : Original Article


Departmnet of Surgery, Anaethesiology and Radiology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Beni-suef University, Beni-Suef, Egypt


This study was conducted on 62 goats. The lower urinary tract was investigated in 50normal goats and 12 clinical cases suffered from lower urinary tract affections using ultrasonography and radiography.
The investigation included shape, position, anatomical architecture and dimensions of urinary bladder and urethra. Both urography and ultrasonography were used for diagnosis of cases suffering from urine retention, cystic calculi, cystitis, congenital urethral dilatation and congenital cystic diverticulum.


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